Meet the Staff
Olga – Office Manager
Olga, our office manager, began her career as a dental assistant and quickly transitioned to the front office. Olga comes from a family of dental professionals and strives to ensure each patient feels special every time they walk in the door. In her role, she focuses on all aspects of improving the patient experience.
Olga has 2 children and 1 grandchild. Her interests outside of work include spending time with her grandson and family, dancing, needlepoint and traveling.
Olga is described as sweet and personal, knowledgeable/solution driven, thoughtful and open minded. She is also fluent in Spanish and loves to make our patients happy. She is in our office Monday through Thursday.
Lorna – Patient Coordinator
Lorna, the front office patient coordinator, has worked in the dental field for over twenty-five years. She enjoys providing excellent customer service to Dr. Herschleb’s patients.
Lorna, a Marin County native, enjoys spending time with her husband and son, socializing with friends, going to concerts, cooking and exploring West Marin.
Lorna is described as very caring and helpful, engaging, supportive, detail oriented, consistent and a people person. She will go above and beyond for others. She is in our office Monday through Thursday.
Britney – Dental Assistant
Britney has been in the dental field since 2011. She is Dr. Herschleb’s right hand; ensuring his days move along smoothly, assisting every patient to feel at ease/comfortable, supporting in any way she can throughout the office.
Britney participates on several sports teams including soccer, softball, and basketball. She commutes on Highway 37 to show up each day. Britney has spent a lot of time as the patient in a dental chair as a child, which lead her to want to provide the thoughtful care she received growing up.
Britney is described as Professional, calm/subtle demeanor, down to earth, hardworking, a step ahead, friendly, kind and considerate to all she encounters. She is in our office Monday through Thursday.
Ellen – Dental Hygienist
Ellen has been practicing as a dental hygienist since 1990 and has been with Dr. Herschleb since 2005. She is dedicated to providing quality care and compassion to all her patients. She is deeply committed to the patients and their families.
Ellen volunteers in her spare time helping shelter animals. She loves and is committed to, rescuing and training dogs and cats. Ellen has 3 dogs and 1 feral cat which are her “fur babies” and her passion.
Ellen is described as a great communicator, dependable, gentle and skillful, an advocate for her patients and great all around. She is in our office Monday through Thursday.
Dawa – Dental Hygienist
Dawa has been practicing dental hygiene for over fifteen years. She enjoys educating and helping patients achieve dental health as well as getting to know them.
Dawa’s passion is spending time with her twin boys. She is very involved and engaged in her Tibetan community and enjoys camping, traveling and cooking in her spare time.
Dawa is described as fun loving, a free spirit, soft and effective, easy going/Zen, efficient and an ally to her patients. She is in our office only on Wednesdays.
Jodi – Dental Hygienist
Jodi has been practicing dental hygiene for over 20 years. She enjoys getting to know each patient and helping them obtain their optimum dental health – while providing the highest quality care.
Jodi is passionate about health and fitness. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, hiking or biking on Mt. Tam, traveling and cooking delicious meals. She volunteers as a “wish granter” for Make-a-Wish foundation.
Jodi is described as attentive, friendly, compassionate, in tune and alert, adept, informative and appreciates seeing her patients succeeding. She is in our office Monday, Tuesday and Thursday.