Meet our Team
Dedicated To Your Care & Comfort
Gayle has been working at Fountaingrove Dentistry for twenty years. She is dedicated to hygiene and works diligently to motivate her patients to oral health. Gayle cares for her son Riley, is a great cook and knows how to entertain at a high level. She is into fitness and enjoys decorating and improving her beautiful home.
A note from Gayle: “Our experienced, professional and friendly staff provide a comfortable atmosphere that allows patients to relax and enjoy their time here. People tell me they look forward to their hygiene visits.”
Jackie joined our team in April 2010. She is truly the Jackie of all trades able to fill in wherever she is needed. She is one of our most versatile RDA’s, filling in as hygiene coordinator and front desk when needed. Her willingness to help the entire team makes her indispensable.
A note from Jackie: “I believe that you will be treated like family when you come to Fountaingrove Dentistry, my sister and I can attest to this fact.”
Kasey Jo has been in the dental field for over 20 years and received her RDAEF (expanded functions) training at UCSF. She has experience ingeneral dentistry as well as pediatrics, orthodontics and some front desk duties. A self-proclaimed Dental Geek, Kasey Jo loves to learn state-of -the -art dentistry, and is currently improving her expertise in digital dentistry with the CEREC and dental implants.
A note from Kasey Jo: “I love working here because our entire team truly cares about doing what is best for our patients.”
Heather has been with us since 2006. She is very sweet and gentle in her approach. She keeps abreast of the latest hygiene techniques and works hard to keep her patients inspired.
A note from Heather: “Im proud to work at an office that cares so much about our patients comfort and offers more treatment options beyond the standard of care. I knew I was in good hands when Dr. Erlach placed two dental implants for me and the procedure was just as pain free and easy as having a few fillings done.”
Georgina was born & raised in Mexico City, moved to the US in 1998 and fell in love with California. She joined FGD in 2012, earned her RDA in 2014 under Dr Erlach’s training and has extended her education to include Implant and cosmetic dentistry. She enjoys traveling, cooking and spending time with “mi amor”.
A note from Georgina: “At the end of every work day I feel happy, caring and productive, that is how I know I found the right place… Fountaingrove Dentistry“
Jen joined the Fountaingrove Dentistry team in 2006 as a dental hygienist after graduating from UCSF in 2003. Her husband was relocated so she left Fountaingrove and practiced hygiene in Seattle, WA and Chicago, IL. She returned to Fountaingrove in August of 2013 and is extremely happy to be home! She values continuing education and loves to pass on the latest information to her patients. She enjoys making her patients feel comfortable and relaxed at all times. Jen is married to her high school sweetheart, Brent. She loves to travel, read, hike, and spend time with her dogs.
A note from Jen: “I have worked at many dental offices and I can truly say you are in the best of hands at Fountaingrove Dentistry! All of the doctors and staff have a passion for continuing education and we have the most up-to-date technology and equipment.”
Nick began his career as a registered dental assistant in community dental clinics in the Napa Valley and went on to receive his RDAEF (Expanded Functions) training from the University of Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry in San Francisco, CA. Nick has been a welcome addition to our team with his warm personality and eagerness to deliver the best care to our patients.
A note from Nick: “I love the opportunities provided by Fountaingrove to be able to always improve and expand our knowledge so we may provide an exceptional service for the patients.”
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Cora joined our team in the fall of 2015.She loved our office so much as a patient she was thrilled to join our team! She has since become our Office Manager! Her background includes Special Education and customer service. Cora truly loves helping others and she can’t wait to meet you! She loves spending time with her sweetheart Billy, their rescue dog Ivy (A.K.A Boogie) and their two kitty gatos Lobo and Stinki Muffin.
A note from Cora: “A place where everyone knows your name, that’s Fountaingrove Dentistry! I love building lifelong relationships with our patients and their families. We’re one big extended family here and I truly value that.”
Felix joined our team in the fall of 2017 and is new to the dental field. He comes from a customer service background and is fluent in Spanish. Felix is excited about joining FGD and loves his TACOS!
A note from Felix: “I enjoy being a part of a team that thrives on improving and restoring confidence in patients’ lives one smile at a time.”
Scarlette has been in the dental field since the day after she graduated high-school. Through work experience and dedication, she became a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) in summer 2015. She has persistence and strives to learn the best techniques and ways to help people during their dental visits. She recently joined our dynamic team and has shown her compassion for dentistry in many ways. Scarlette recently got married in June to her husband, Blake. Together they have a 3 year old black lab fur baby named Chetco!
A note from Scarlette: “I love working in a state-of-the-art practice with some of the best dentists and trained professionals in Sonoma County! In our office, comfort and excellence come hand in hand and we strive to have the best team and provide the best dental services with the newest technologies. At Fountaingrove Dentistry, you will receive the highest quality of dental care by the most caring dental professionals.”
Kelly has been in the dental field since 2013 where she has gained a variety of front and back office experience. She has been working as a registered dental hygienist since 2017 and is passionate about helping patients optimize their oral health! She aims to create a comfortable environment where patients can relax and forget they are in the dental chair.
A note from Kelly: “It feels great to know that I am part of a team that constantly goes above and beyond for their patients. I believe that the mouth is the gateway to the body, and I’m dedicated to teaching my patients about the lifelong value of oral health. My goal as a hygienist is to understand each patient’s values so we can work together to produce a confident and healthy smile.”
Jessie is new to Santa Rosa, new to dentistry and newest team member to join the FGD team. She is thrilled to have the opportunity to work with a team of professionals that value outstanding customer service and excellent dental care. Jessie keeps the perfect balance between work and home life, working 3 days a week and spending quality time with her husband, teenage daughter Paulina and 9 month old baby Gabriela. She is also determined to learn to play the accordion, enjoys family gatherings and playing cards in her free time.
A note from Jessie: “It is a true pleasure to see the satisfaction and smiles on our patients faces every time they come in to our office. I love coming to work where everyone is very caring and supportive.”
Morgan joined our team in December 2019. She received her degree in dental hygiene from Santa Rosa Junior College and has been working as a Registered Dental Hygienist since September 2019. She strives to provide patients with the best dental experience and educate her patients on the importance of oral health. When she’s not at work she loves being outdoors, exploring, and supporting our community. Morgan is a people person and looks forward to working with you!
A note from Morgan: “I love working at Fountaingrove Dentistry. I enjoy being part of a knowledgeable team that supports each other and helps me continue to learn and grow as a dental hygienist.”
Allegra is new to the world of Dental; coming from a background of hospitality and customer service. One of her previous employers being Mickey Mouse at Walt Disney World where she curated “Magical Moments.” She is excited to be back home in California and continue her coordinating journey at Fountaingrove Dentistry. She is eager to learn more about the industry and take on the responsibilities of that.
A note from Allegra: “I am so honored to work at Fountaingrove Dentistry, where they value compassion and growth for each of their employees and patients.”
Daisy is one of our newest team members, joining us as our sterile tech/ hygiene coordinator. Coming from a hospitality background, she is new to the world of dentistry and eager to learn everything she can about it. Daisy was born and raised in our beautiful Sonoma valley. Her passions include spending time outdoors, quality time with family and friends and practicing mindfulness!
A note from Daisy: “Coming into a practice that has been run by the same staff for so many years and being met with the same excitement and energy as someone who’s brand new to this has made this learning opportunity all the more extraordinary. I’m enthusiastic to be working along such an awesome team of people!”
I began my dental career as a sterilization tech in 2016 while finishing requirements for the dental assisting program. I finished the dental assisting program July of 2020 and shortly after received my license to practice as a Registered Dental Assistant. I always knew dentistry was going to be my career and I am not stopping there; one day I hope to become a Registered Dental Hygienist but for now assisting is what I love doing. In my free time I enjoy being outdoors, spending time with family and friends.
A note from Vanessa: “I feel very lucky and blessed to have found a home in FGD. Everyone has been so welcoming and helpful since the moment I joined. Everyone in the office cares for one another and our patients are like family. I value the respect and care each member has towards our patients.”