Meet Our Windsor Dental Team
Amanda graduated from Pensacola Christian College in 2007 with a Business Degree in Medical Office Administration and has been with Day Hill Dental as a dental assistant since 2008. She grew up in Windsor and currently resides with her husband and daughter in Windsor. In her spare time, she plays volleyball, snowboards, and enjoys going to the beach
Lexi attended the dental assisting program at Porter and Chester Institute in 2015. Originally from Marlborough, Lexi says her favorite part of her job is helping patients and seeing their beautiful, healthy smiles. When she has free time outside of the office, she enjoys being with her family, going to the beach, hiking, and drinking iced coffee.
Tammy has over 10 years’ experience as a dental assistant and says she loves that she’s always learning new things at work. With a number of special certifications, including radiology and dental implant placement and assessment, Tammy adds considerable knowledge to our skilled team. When she’s not at the office, Tammy enjoys hiking, baking, shopping, and being with her family.
Mira attended the University of Hartford and received her certification in dental assisting from the Porter and Chester Institute. She’s originally from East Granby, CT. With several years’ experience in the dental field, Mira says the best part of her job is meeting new people and helping patients. She and her family enjoy spending time together, whether that’s taking long walks or traveling the world.
Alicia has been working in dentistry for 10 years now. She attended Porter and Chester Institute and has trained in general dentistry, periodontal dentistry, and oral surgery. She loves establishing relationships with her patients! Today, she lives in Monson and has a two year old son named Paxton, a fiancé named Ken, and an 11 year old Boston Terrier. She loves spending time with family, camping during the summer, and Harry Potter.
Heather has been working in the dental field for almost a decade now. She has her dental assisting certification and is currently working towards her Associates in Health Science. She loves that everybody here at Day Hill Dental truly takes pride in what they do and that the doctors clearly value their employees and the quality of the work they’re producing. Her extensive experience in dentistry and her genuine passion for this field make her a great fit for her position! Whenever she has free time, she goes kayaking, cooks, and spends quality time with family (especially her adorable niece Ella).
Kim graduated from Tunxis Community College in 2002 and has been at Day Hill Dental group since 2002. She lives in Enfield with her husband and two beautiful children. She enjoys traveling and spending time with family and friends. She volunteers at local schools to further educate children on the topic of dental health.
Jillian attended Tunxis Community College for dental hygiene and has 10 years’ experience in dentistry. She is specially certificated in the administration of local anesthesia, and says she most enjoys meeting new people at work. In her free time, Jillian likes hiking, shopping, and spending time with her two nephews and niece. She’s also an identical twin and make-up artist on the side!
Janelle graduated from Springfield Technical Community College with an Associates Degree in dental hygiene. She has been working for Day Hill Dental since 1996. She resides in Ellington with her husband and two children. In her spare time, she enjoys volleyball, volunteering and gardening.
Sue is a native of Windsor and has an impressive 34 years’ experience in dentistry -- with 32 right here at Day Hill Dental. Sue attended Tunxis Community College School for dental assisting and is also certified in local anesthesia. Her favorite part of her job, she says, is being part of patients’ lives and helping them want to come back to the dentist’s. Sue also loves bartending, exercising, and making people laugh!
Whitney received her certification in dental hygiene from Springfield Technical Community College, and has three years’ experience in dentistry. She is also certified to administer local anesthesia. The best thing about her job? The people, says Whitney. She grew up in Longmeadow, MA, and in her spare time she enjoys photography and playing tennis. Whitney also knows a little sign language.
Katie earned her associate’s in dental hygiene from Springfield Technical Community College and is also certified in local anesthesia. She says her favorite thing about her job is meeting new people and helping patients achieve optimal oral health. Originally from Easthampton, MA, Katie has a bachelor’s in mass communication and worked as a newspaper reporter in Western Massachusetts for seven years!
Dana earned her associate’s in dental hygiene from Tunxis Community College. With three years’ experience in dentistry, Dana is also trained in CPR, basic life support, and local anesthesia. She enjoys educating patients and making a difference in their health through her role as dental hygienist. In her free time, Dana enjoys hiking, exercising, cooking, art, and woodburning. She can also walk on her hands!
Kelly is from South Windsor, and she received her education from both Manchester Community College and Tunxis Community College. She is also certified in both CPR and local anesthesia. Her favorite part of her work is being able to educate and encourage patients to take care of their overall oral health through oral hygiene. Her hobbies outside of the office include biking, camping, pottery, film photography, DIY projects, and having picnics. She has never broken a bone!
“Jes” joined our practice in 2017 and has over 3 years of experience in dentistry so far. After graduating from Tunxis Community College with her Associates in Dental Hygiene, she went on to become certified in local anesthesia, CPR, and basic life support. Talking about Day Hill Dental, she said, “I love that the practice is patient-focused and not a dental factory! We can spend plenty of time and treatment plan according to each individual patient’s needs.” Her main goal every day is to give her patients a positive experience, especially those who have a negative dental history. To her, nothing is more rewarding than seeing someone finally become comfortable with their dental care. Outside of dentistry, you’ll often find Jes renovating or working on various DIY projects. She also likes to spend time at her cozy lake house with her husband and their dog.
Donna Mauri, Office Manager
Donna has been a Windsor resident for 35 years and started at Day Hill Dental as a business team member in 2006. Ask Donna, and she’ll tell you this is the best job she’s ever had. She loves working with the staff to help our wonderful patients. A member of the American Association of Dental Office Managers, Donna stays active in her profession. Donna is married with two boys, and in her free time she enjoys cooking, going to the beach, and trying new vineyards and restaurants with her husband.
Crystal, Business Team
Crystal had two years’ experience in dentistry prior to joining the Day Hill Dental business team in 2012. Her favorite aspect of her job is being able to help people achieve their dream smiles -- and being part of a great team! Originally from Bristol, CT, Crystal enjoys spending time with her family and friends, cleaning, and organizing. She is also an identical twin.
Ashley, Business Team
Ashley has been a member of our team for four years and counting. She attended Pensacola Christian College and actually has a degree in Graphic Design. Originally from Windsor, she has a large local family and loves taking walks, being with loved ones, and renovating new houses. She also makes her own skincare products.
Lauren, Business Team
Lauren has spent her entire 4 year dental career here at Day Hill Dental. Before joining our practice, she graduated with a bachelor’s in psychology and biology and went on to get her Masters in forensics. She’s great at making our patients feel at ease as soon as they walk in the door thanks to her outgoing and helpful personality. In her spare time, Lauren has a variety of interests, including dancing, Thai boxing, and owning her own clothing company!
Nikki, Business Team
Nikki brings over 10 years of dental experience to our team. She originally joined our practice as a certified dental assistant back in 2006, and thanks to her familiarity with all aspects of running a dental office, she’s a perfect fit for her position on our business team. She truly loves being a part of Day Hill Dental and says she enjoys the sincerely friendly environment in our office. Outside of work, she likes to spend most of her free time with her 3 children.
Sarah, Front Desk
Sarah will likely be one of the first friendly faces you see when you come to Day Hill Dental. She is a recent addition to our team, but she has over 6 years of experience in dentistry. She began her career as a dental assistant, and her abilities to work well with patients and multitask make her uniquely suited for the front desk. Nothing makes her happier than to help our patients navigate their way through insurance so they can easily afford their dental care. When not at the office, she enjoys listening to music, going to movies, hiking, working out, reading, and traveling.