Meet Our Team

Rosa

Dental Assistant

Hobbies: Cooking, baking, camping, spending time with family.
Favorite thing about MKS? The people I work with, and how the company is managed. I also enjoy working with children.
Family: Daughter Andrea, Son Victor.
How long have you lived in Reno? 51 years.

Kylie

Dental Assistant

Hobbies: Spending time with my family. Camping.
Favorite thing about MKS? Amazing workers and patients.
Family: 2-year-old son Ryker.
How long have you lived in Reno? 5 years.

Angela

Practice Manager

Hobbies: Camping, spending time with family and friends and watching my son play soccer.
Favorite thing about MKS? I truly enjoy working with children and serving our community. I also have an amazing team which I consider family.
Family: I am married with two children.
How long have you lived in Reno? Born and raised in Sparks, NV.
Anything else? I have worked in pediatric dentistry since 1999 and can’t imagine doing anything else.

Liz

Check out | GA Coordinator

Hobbies: Gardening, hiking.
Favorite thing about MKS? Happy, excited kids.
Family: Husband Joe, kids Alisa, Joe and Blake. Dog, Radar.
How long have you lived in Reno? 20+ years
Anything Else?  I love watching my kids excel at their passions: choir, football, baseball, ROTC, art and wrestling.

Kandy

Lead Dental Assistant

Hobbies: Adult slow pitch softball, camping, traveling.
Favorite thing about MKS? The people I work with and my patients.
Family: 2 younger brothers.
How long have you lived in Reno? 35 years.
Anything Else? I love working with kids.

Erandy

Practice Manager

Hobbies: Dancing, going to Mexican Rodeos, spontaneous road trips.
Favorite thing about MKS? My whole team from the doctor to the patients.
Family: Family of two
How long have you lived in Reno? 17 years

Casey

Practice Manager

Hobbies: Being a ninja, baking, playing with my kids.
Favorite thing about MKS? Working with children, Dr. Gookin, the awesome girls I work with.
Family: Husband Nick married for 10 years, kids Sage – 14 years old, Sophia – 9 years old, Luke – 6 years old.
How long have you lived in Reno? Eight years
Anything else? Favorite Disney movie – Star Wars / Peter Pan
Favorite Star Wars character – Yoda and R2D2
Favorite super hero – Captain America / Wonder Woman
Favorite princess – Moana / Anel

Krysi

Office Manager

Hobbies: Spending time with family, watching sports and sky diving.
Favorite thing about MKS? Working for such an amazing doctor, my team, and helping the children.
Family: The best and most-loving husband, three amazing daughters, one crazy dog.
How long have you lived in Reno? Born and raised.

Genoveva

Hospital | Check Out Coordinator

Hobbies: Crafting and Hiking.
Favorite thing about MKS? Patient care, working with Dr. Gookin and Team.
Family: I have two daughters and one dog named Blair.
How long have you lived in Reno? Born.

Maria

Front Desk

Hobbies: Biking, Cooking, Hiking
Favorite thing about MKS: Our Doctors, Our Staff, love to work at My Kid’s Smile!
Family: Mom of 3 handsome boys… love my boys!
How long have you lived in Reno? Since January of 1997!

Jenayzi

Front Desk

Hobbies: Love getting my nails done, spending time with my fur babies and family, enjoy traveling to unique places and trying new food places!
Favorite thing about MKS: Being able to grow and do what I love in helping people is everything I love and my manager, Krysi!
Family: 2 beautiful trained fur babies and boyfriend of 8 years.
How long have you lived in Reno? Since I was 12 years old, I’m 23 now!

Stefanie

Front Desk

Hobbies: Spending time outdoors.
Favorite thing about MKS: The team!
How long have you lived in Reno? Five years.

Kelsey

Dental Assistant

Hobbies: Shopping, dancing, sushi.
Favorite thing about MKS? The patients, working with Dr. Wilde.
Family: Three sisters.
How long have you lived in Reno? Three years.

Valerie

Lead Dental Assistant

Hobbies: Being outside at the lake, camping, hiking, etc. Hanging out with family and brunching with my bestfriends.
Favorite thing about MKS: Interacting with the kids to make their experience memorable and fun. The awesome team and Doctor.
Family: Two sisters, my mom who is my bestfriend, Prince charming and my 8 year old step son.
How long have you lived in Reno? Born and raised, 27 years.

Maria

Dental Assistant

Hobbies: Hiking, playing soccer, hanging out with my family.
Favorite thing about MKS? I love helping and working with kids. As well as working with everyone, literally my second family.
Family: I have 1 baby boy.
How long have you lived in Reno? Born and raised.

Danielle

Dental Assistant

Hobbies: Hiking, camping/lake, hanging out with my dog nemo.
Favorite thing about MKS: friendly environment, care for patients.
Family: Mom – Robin, Dad – Clyde, Sister – Renee, Dog – Nemo.
How long have you lived in Reno? 21 years.

Alexis

Sterile Technician

Hobbies: Hiking, biking, Tahoe.
Favorite thing about MKS? MKS Family and no sugar bug club.
How long have you lived in Reno? 16 years.