Meet Our Team

Rosa Reyes

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 Kelly

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 Lemus

Practice Manager

Hobbies: Camping, spending time with family and friends and watching m 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.

Ana V. Rico

Dental Assistant

Hobbies: Volleyball, playing the guitar.
Favorite thing about MKS? The staff makes it a joy to come to work every morning.
Family: Parents, 1 brother, two sisters, 2 nephews, 1 niece.
How long have you lived in Reno? 19 years.
Anything Else? I love working with kids.

Kandy S. Sambrano

Lead Dental Assistent

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 R. Alvarez

Check-out | Hospital Coordinator

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

Heather

Scheduling Coordinator

Hobbies: Rocks, camping, fishing, hiking, sports, painting, gardening.
Favorite thing about MKS? The kids!
Family: 20 years – twin daughters, husband, dad – who lives with us, 3 dogs and one cat.
How long have you lived in Reno? 3 years.
Anything Else: I love to lounge in the sun.

Brittany

Lead Assistant

Hobbies: Softball, snowboarding, bowling, jetskiing.
Favorite thing about MKS? Working for an amazing doctor and team. The patients are awesome.
Family: Mom, dad, 3 brothers and 3 dogs.
How long have you lived in Reno? I’ve live in Carson/Minden for about 20 years.

Annie Dennis

Dental Assistant

Hobbies: Working out, Hiking.
Favorite thing about MKS: Coworkers and Children.
Family: Soon to be married. I have a cat – Linus.
How long have you lived in Reno? 1 1/2 year.

Casey

Dental Assistant

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? 8 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, 3 amazing daughters, 1 crazy dog.
How long have you lived in Reno? Born and raised.

Lili R.

Front Desk

Hobbies: Dancing.
Favorite thing about MKS? I enjoy working with all my co-workers and the doctors.
Family: Husband and 2 daughters.
How long have you lived in Reno? 28 years

Genovevh Q.

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.

Lili R.

Front Desk

Hobbies: Dancing.
Favorite thing about MKS? I enjoy working with all my co-workers and the doctors.
Family: Husband and 2 daughters.
How long have you lived in Reno? 28 years

Jeannette

Dental Assistant

Hobbies: Sports, chasing my munchkins around.
Favorite thing about MKS? Staff and patients.
Family: I have 2 kids.
How long have you lived in Reno? 22 years.

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, wrestling.

Jeanette

Office Manager

Hobbies: Classic cars, trying new recipes.
Favorite thing about MKS? I couldn’t ask for a better team, doctor or patients.
Family: My husband Nick, daughter Paisley and dog Kevin.
How long have you lived in Reno? 13 years.
Anything else? I have worked in the Dental field for 13 years and couldn’t imagine doing anything else!

Gina

Dental Assistant

Hobbies: Soccer, waling my dogs.
Favorite thing about MKS? Working with Dr. Wilde and my team.
How long have you lived in Reno? 30 years.

Kelsey

Dental Assistant

Hobbies: Shopping, dancing, sushi .
Favorite thing about MKS? The patients, working with Dr. Wilde.
Family: 3 sisters.
How long have you lived in Reno? 3 years.

Mariah

Dental Assistant

Hobbies: Baking, gym, dancing, collecting squished pennies.
Favorite thing about MKS? Working with Dr. Wilde and fun patients.
Family: 2 brothers, 1 sister.
How long have you lived in Reno? 21 years.

Eli

Scheduling Coordinator

Hobbies: Snow boarding, hiking
Favorite thing about MKS: The environment
How long have you lived in Reno?:My whole life
Anything else: I am happy to be part of the MKS team!

Liz

Dental Assistant

Hobbies: Kickboxing, volleyball, traveling with my kids, watching the LA Dodgers and  LA Kings and going to the beach.
Favorite thing about MKS? Working with Dr. Wilde because he puts patients first.
Family: 3 beautiful and crazy daughters.
How long have you lived in Reno? Since 2011.
Anything else: Go Dodgers!

Karen Ornelas-Guerrero

Hobbies: Running, soccer, volleyball, swimming and hiking.
Favorite thing about MKS? Working with my co workers is my favorite thing about MKS because everyone is very kind and caring to on another. Also, I love when we can put a smile on kids faces!
Family: I am married and have a 3 year old daughter named Chelsea Mayra.
How long have you lived in Reno? Born and raised in Reno, NV.
Anything Else: I love to drink coffee and eat anything that is chocolate like milk chocolate, dark chocolate, white chocolate, etc.

Stefanie

Front Desk

Hobbies: Spending time outdoors.
Favorite thing about MKS: The team!
How long have you lived in Reno? 5 years.

Emily

Dental Assistant

Hobbies: Skiing, Wake Boarding, Long Boarding.
Favorite thing about MKS: Getting to make the dental experience a positive one.
How long have you lived in Reno? I have never lived in Reno but I grew up in the Carson Valley and haven’t left.
Anything else: Fun Fact: I have a little brother that is 10 years younger than me.

John

Sterilization Technician

Hobbies: gaming, literature, kayaking.
Favorite thing about MKS: My Team.
How long have you lived in Reno? 2 years.

Hannah J.

Front Desk

Hobbies: Snowboarding, Baking, Scrap-booking, Traveling, Hiking, Yoga.
Favorite thing about MKS: Our team can turn a feared/worrisome appointment into something our patient’s look FORWARD to.
How long have you lived in Reno? 1 year, born and raised in Sonora, CA.
Family: Mom, Dad, 3 Sisters, 2  Nephews, 2 Nieces, and one of my own someday!