Kelli grew up in Southwest Florida. She began working at PHDL in July of 2015, and brought 7 years of previous experience along with her. Going camping, to the beach and baking are all things Kelli enjoys to do with her husband AJ, and their two sons, Everett and Weston. One of Kelli’s favorite things about working at Panther Hollow is the high level of care & professionalism we provide to our patients.
Kim was born and raised in Toledo, OH and moved here in 1987. She currently holds dental hygiene licenses in the states of Michigan, Ohio and Florida. With a passion for her profession; she joined Panther Hollow Dental Lodge in 1990, bringing her extensive experience and expertise in periodontal therapy. Kim enjoyed raising her daughter, Stephanie, in beautiful Southwest Florida until she moved to Virginia to continue graduate school. Life is good!
Bret moved to Florida with his family at the age of seven from Massachusetts. He grew up in Rotonda West, graduated from Lemon Bay High School, and then moved to North Port after completing college. Since graduation, Bret has been working in the dental hygiene field and has been at Panther Hollow Dental Lodge since 2005. Bret and his wife Angela are avid Bible students and enjoy all types of physical recreation and outdoor activities including gardening, bicycling, tennis, racquet ball, and weight training.
Crystal was born locally in Southwest Florida. Dental Hygiene is a family tradition, as both her mom and sister are practicing dental hygienists. She joined the Panther Hollow family in 2014 with over 6 years of experience. Crystal, her husband Kevin and their two young children reside in Punta Gorda. She enjoys spending time with her family, fishing, and boating. Her hobbies include cooking, sewing, and crafts.
Cindy is from Manchester, Connecticut and has been in the dental hygiene field for over 36 years. She has lived in Charlotte County for 10 years, and just recently joined our practice. Cindy likes gardening and cooking as well as spending time with her husband Brian. She is also working on a personal goal of hiking in all of the National Parks in the U.S. She really admires her co-workers willingness to step up and help each other.
Laurie moved to Port Charlotte in 1972 from Springfield, VA. She has been a dental hygienist for over thirty years, and with Panther Hollow since 2003. She has two boys, Paul, who is a graduate of the University of Central Florida, and Parker, who attends the University of Central Florida. Laurie enjoys the beach, boating, hiking in the mountains, dancing, decorating and watching her son play sports. Her loves the unique work environment and working with excellent doctors and staff.
Lonnie grew up in northern Minnesota. She lived in a small community outside of Minneapolis before moving to Port Charlotte in 1987. She has been actively practicing dental hygiene since college graduation and has been a member of the Panther Hollow Dental Lodge staff since 1989. She enjoys reading fiction, landscaping, and other home improvement projects. Lonnie has two sons both having served in the United States Marine Corps.