With more than 20 years of experience in dentistry, Margie is here to assist our patients with insurance, billing, and contracts. Most importantly, she makes sure that everyone feels comfortable and at ease while visiting our practice. Margie loves seeing our patients’ excitement as they progress with their treatment, and their appreciation of the wonderful service they have received.
At home, Margie enjoys spending time with her husband of 34 years. They love spending time with both of their adult kids and especially with their baby granddaughter, Ella.
Our Treatment Coordinators
Our Treatment Coordinators are simply the best! They will help guide you through your treatment process and are also able to answer any insurance and financial questions you may have.
Kori’s dental career began in 1993, and we’re lucky to have her as a part of our team. She loves working in orthodontics, getting to know her patients and watching as each patient achieves their own unique smile.
In her free time, Kori spends time with her husband Aaron. She has one kid, Hanz, who is an exotic Persian cat! Kori enjoys her church, Real Life, going out on the boat, and spending time with her family!
LeeAnn loves being a part of our patients’ life-changing experience. Her favorite thing about orthodontics is meeting new people every day, helping them to improve their teeth, and seeing how happy they are with their beautiful smiles after their treatment is complete. She also enjoys the friendly, outgoing, and caring atmosphere of our office.
When she’s not here, LeeAnn loves spending quality time with her husband, Stephen. Their world revolves around their son and daughter. Her hobbies include traveling and shopping.
Our Dental Assistants
When it comes to your care in our office, our dental assistants provide service second to none! They help to place braces, change wires, take any necessary X-rays and photographs, and give instruction on the best ways to take care of your braces or appliance. They love meeting new patients and take the time to make sure your treatment is an easy, comfortable, and all-around positive experience.
Becky is a certified orthodontic assistant and has worked in the dental profession for six years. Her favorite part about her job is building relationships with patients and seeing them get excited about their smile transformation. She genuinely enjoys working with everyone on our team—they’re like her second family!
When she is not at the office, Becky loves spending time with friends, taking random road trips, and shopping!
Carol’s extensive experience in dentistry spans 30 years. She works hard to create an upbeat, positive, comfortable environment, where our patients’ needs always come first. Carol enjoys getting to know our patients, and building lasting friendships with each person she meets.
Outside of work, Carol enjoys spending time with her family and friends. Her hobbies include going to the beach and exercising.
Marcie joined the team at Vela Orthodontics in 2013, and has 12 years of experience in the dental field. As a dental assistant, she has the opportunity to get to know our patients throughout their entire smile journey and see their beautiful results when treatment is complete. Marcie loves being a part of this team; we work hard, but we make it fun for each other and our patients.
In her free time, Marcie loves being with her four amazing children, whether they’re hanging out together, swimming, or just relaxing.
Molly joined Vela Orthodontics in 2015, and since then, has worked hard with the rest of our team to make our patients happy with their smiles. She enjoys helping to improve the lives and confidence of our patients by creating a beautiful final result.
Outside of work, Molly likes spending time with her family and friends. She enjoys being outdoors, watching sports, and going on short road trips.