MEET OUR TEAM
Dena has been with the Hughes Dental Group since August of 2010 and been in the dental field since 1989. Dena's favorite part of her job is helping people get healthy and be able to chew food properly. She loves educating patients on alternatives to dentures when they think that's their only option. Outside of work, Dena enjoys camping, hiking, riding quads, and spending time with friends and family.
Leslie joined our staff in April of 2015 as a registered dental hygienist and has been in the dental field since 2013. She received her Associates degree in Applied Science from Lake Washington Institute of Technology. Making people smile and educating patients are two of Leslie's favorite things about her job. When she's not at work, Leslie enjoys camping, going to concerts, playing in the sun, knitting, dancing and snuggling with her dog and cat.
Gigi joined Hughes Dental Group in April of 2006 and has been in the dental field since 2000. As a Registered Dental Hygienist, Gigi loves having the ability to connect with patients and not only cleaning teeth but helping them find overall health. Gigi graduated from Shoreline Community College in the Dental Hygiene Program. When she's not working, Gigi enjoys Crossfit, cuddles with her dog "Kasey", cooking, watching movies and traveling.
Favorite Quote: "Work hard, stay humble!"
Lisa worked with Hughes Dental Group in the past and happily rejoined in 2015. She moved to the Pacific Northwest after graduating fromMarquette University with her Bachelor Degree in Dental Hygiene. Lisa says that dentistry has provided her with a lifetime of meaningful work and personal reward, placing her patients at the very heart of her career. Outside of dentistry, Lisa enjoys weekend getaways with her husband, off-leash dog parks with her rescue pup, cooking for her family, gardening and reading.