Meet The Staff

COURTNEY – Office Manager

Hi my name is Courtney! I started my career in the dental field in 2011 when I took the dental administrator program in Kelowna BC and then I furthered my education and became a Registered Dental Assistant in 2017. I had the privilege of joining Springborough Endodontics in 2017, it has been an amazing experience being able to grow with such a supportive, patient focused team. My husband and I moved to Calgary in 2012 and have been in love with the city ever since. I enjoy getting out to fish creek park with our husky Miikka, kayaking on the reservoir, biking and enjoying stamps and flames games.



My name is Kristen. I changed career paths into dental in 2021 joining most members of my family who also work in the field, spanning from Cochrane all the way to Ontario. I am passionate about working with people and enjoy the work that I do. I’m originally from Ontario but moved to Alberta in 2007 with my husband and first son. In my spare time I’m active with my two children enjoying the outdoors and all the family activities Alberta has to offer.

JESS F – Administrator

Hi I’m Jess. I’m here to make your check in and out as smooth as possible and help assist you with any questions. I started my dental career in 2017 and I enjoy it very much. I am originally from England and moved to Canada with my boyfriend in 2016. After living in Toronto for 2 years we made the decision to move to Calgary – which we love! In my spare time I enjoy travelling, being outside and exploring new places.

Priscilla – Administrator 

Priscilla prides herself on providing superior service with a smile. With many years of customer service experience, she is able to offer assistance to our patients with helping them understand their treatment plans and schedule efficient appointments to meet their busy schedules. Outside of work, Priscilla enjoys exploring new restaurants, hiking in the mountains and spending time with loved ones. 



I am originally from Mexico. I have over 10 years experience in customer service. I am passionate about ensuring that patients are treated as individuals and not as a transaction. I am a Newly graduated Dental Administrator. I am very thankful and excited about being part of an amazing team and a growing practice to Which I share core values. My spare time is invested in enjoying my loved ones.


MELISSA – Registered Dental Assistant

My name is Melissa and I’ve been an RDA since 2017. I previously worked in pediatrics and now am getting the opportunity to work in both endodontics and periodontics. I was raised in Calgary but spent two years living in Banff and Canmore where I was able to work and ski!  In my spare time I enjoy horseback riding, skiing and running.

OYUUN – Registered Dental Assistant

Hi, my name is Oyuun. I am originally from Mongolia. I have been dental assistant since 2003, working at Springborough Endodontics since 2013. I enjoy assisting in all aspects of dentistry, continuously learning new things, interacting with people and I find it very rewarding career. In my spare time, I like to hike in the mountains and go camping with my family. I also like reading, practicing yoga and walking with my dog Louie.


 JANAE – Registered Dental Assistant 

Hi! I’m Janae. I have been a Dental Assistant for many years. I love working with the Springborough Endodontics team. In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my family, many animals, going to the mountains, and going to the lake to soak up the sun.

SUNEYVY – Registered Dental Assistant

My name is Suneyvy, I started assisting in 2011. I really enjoy assisting and helping people feel comfortable during their dental visits. I’m a mom of 3 boys and I love to spend family time doing things like hiking and watching movies. 


CHERYL – Registered Dental Assistant 

Hello!  My name is Cheryl.  I am a born and raised Calgarian.  I have over ten years of dental assisting experience in our lovely city.  Health and wellness has always been a passion of mine.  When I am not busy assisting, you can find me spending time with my family in the great outdoors…skiing, hiking and biking.



I am a born and raised Calgarian, except for the year in Lethbridge, but we don’t talk about that. I started work life in veterinary medicine but moved over to dentistry in 2016. In my spare time I love to read and bake.

DAN – Sterilization Technician

My name is Dana Louise Santos or Dan in short. Born and raised in the Philippines. I came to Canada in August 2013. During my Spare time I like playing video games, eating, and playing my guitar. I also love dogs, shoes, cheese and my family 🙂

COLBY – Administrator

Hi! I’m Colby. I am a born and raised Calgarian and I’ve been with Springborough Endodontics and North Calgary Dental Specialists for 5 years. In my spare time you will find me on the court playing or coaching volleyball, hanging with my dog Wookie or out dancing with my friends. You can always find me watching sports, or true crime. I love the outdoors, especially if it involves sitting around a campfire with the ones I love and a good song playing in the background.


Erin – Administrator

At NCDS my goal is to make sure our patients feel welcome, comfortable and well informed during every visit to our clinic. Outside the office you can find me painting, camping with my family, or having deep philosophical discussions with my cats.


Hi – I’m Mariah. I started my dental admin journey in 2017 where I attended the Dental Business Assistant course at Bow Valley College. I have worked many years at general dental offices, though I have found my true home in periodontics working along side Dr. Thomas and Dr. Bajaj. I love making patients feel comfortable and taken care of! When I’m not working, I love going on outdoor adventures with my daughter and relaxing at home!



Hi, I’m Laurelyn. I’m a native Calgarian but attended the University of Manitoba for my dental hygiene education. I have 25 years of dental hygiene experience, and almost a decade of experience within the specialty of periodontics. I was happy to join NCDC in February of 2023 and look forward to the opportunity of meeting you and taking care of your needs.

LORRIE – Registered Dental Assistant

Hi – I’m Lorrie. I’m originally from Winnipeg, MB. I have been an RDA since 1991, and still love it! Over the years I have assisted in may fields of dentistry, however I find the most enjoyment in the Endodontic specialty. In my spare time, you can find me enjoying my other passions like gardening, horse back riding, and training, and walking my dog Piper. 

STACEY  – Registered Dental Assistant 

My name is Stacey. I have been an RDA since 2016 and I love working in Periodontics. It is super rewarding to me to educate patients and make them feel at ease and comfortable before and/or during surgery!

In my spare time you can find me at the gym and in the mountains hiking, snowboarding, camping or paddle boarding!



Hello! My name is Sydney. I grew up in Strathmore Alberta. I went to SAIT and graduated in 2016 as a Registered Dental Assistant. I enjoy camping, getting outdoors as much as possible, and spending time with my 2 year old daughter and dog Duke.



Hello, my name is Chris. I changed career paths into dental in 2021 however, I have always been in the healthcare field.

I chose periodontics because I love people and assisting during surgeries is always fascinating. I strive to make patients feel comfortable during surgical procedures, especially during lengthy ones. It is rewarding and gives me a sense of fulfillment in my job. At NCDS we are like one big family and I’m grateful to be apart of such an amazing dental team.

In my spare time you will find me on the field playing soccer, hanging with my son, and cheering him on as he plays basketball or hanging out with my dog Rosie and my cat Cinnamon. I love the hot weather and you won’t catch me inside unless it’s cold out. In the winter I love to snuggle up and watch a good movie or read.

I was born in Calgary; and I have lived in several other provinces growing up. Ultimately, I returned because in my heart Calgary has always been home.  



Hello I’m Barb.  I’ve been an RDA since 2017 and I really enjoy working in Periodontics with this amazing team! When I’m not here, I’m most likely spending time with my fabulous husband Tyler, and my 6 kids. I love doing all kinds of activities; but really enjoy playing the piano, singing and getting together with my band.