Meet the Team
Dr. Beaty’s office is occupied by experienced dental assistants, hygienists, office managers and patient coordinators whose number-one priority is making you feel comfortable during your visit. They are just as passionate about providing a very high standard of care as Dr. Beaty, regardless of your needs. Their customer service expertise, dental knowledge and attention-to-detail proves their abilities to provide patient-focused care. To learn more about their path to Dr. Beaty’s practice, take a moment to read their stories below!
Sally, Office Manager
Sally first joined Dr. Beaty’s practice in 2013, and she has almost 20 years of experience in dentistry overall. She was born in the Philippines and came to the United States as a child, growing up in California. She then moved to Alaska at the age of 19 and stayed there for nearly a decade, followed by a year spent living in Hawaii. Finally, she settled in Washington state in 2008, which is her favorite of them all! She studied at San Joaquin Delta College and the University of Alaska in Anchorage. She’s also received additional training from the Scheduling Institute and is certified in CPR. She is proud to provide high-quality knowledge and care to the patients she helps and the staff members she works with.
Outside of work, Sally and her husband Lonny have a daughter named Ahriyanna. As one of seven children, she has lots of nieces and nephews too, regularly spending her free time with family. Other hobbies include cooking, traveling, shopping, and keeping up with fitness.
Desiree, Patient Coordinator
Desiree completed her Associates and dental certification at the University of Arkansas – Fairbanks. She is also certified in OSHA/WISHA, HIPPA, and CPR/First Aid. Over the years, she has performed numerous jobs in the dental office setting, including office manager, patient coordinator, and lead dental assistant! Today, what she enjoys most about her role is being able to help patients while working alongside such talented, professional teammates.
Away from work, Desiree loves spending time with her large, blended family; she’s actually the oldest of six siblings! She currently lives with her boyfriend Tyler and their puppy Ruby. In her free time, her favorite hobbies include training in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, practicing dance (her favorite is belly dancing), and keeping up with an active lifestyle.
Tricia, Insurance Coordinator
Originally from Lahaina in Maui, Tricia attended the University of Maui, Pierce College, and William Penn University for her studies. Since then, she has earned her CNA, CPR, and HIPAA certifications. Since joining our team, she has thoroughly enjoyed being able to learn something new every day and being involved in the business aspect of the dental field.
Outside of dentistry, Tricia’s interests include gardening, spending time with family, and exploring this wonderful state. One thing you may not know about her is that she rides a 2007 Harley Davidson Sportster 1200c!
Jordan, Dental Assistant
Jordan has been working in the dental field for well over five years now, first joining our team in 2016. She studied at Highline Community College and Everest Technical School, with additional training in CPR, AED, and First Aid. She has known that she wanted to work in dentistry since the 4 th grade and loves that her job allows her to interact with so many different people!
Originally from Des Moines, Jordan has a very loving, fun, and outgoing family. She actually met her husband when they were both just five years old – and his name is also Jordan! They welcomed a baby girl in October 2019. Outside of work, she spends a lot of time dabbling in house projects, gardening, going to the movies, and vacationing. She’s also proud to be the “Queen of Useless/Random Knowledge,” which means that she knows plenty about celebrities and movies and can sing along to almost any song on the radio.
Jill, Dental Assistant
Jill has been working in the dental field for nearly 30 years so far. She has advanced training in pediatrics, implant dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, CPR, OSHA, and WISHA. Today, what she enjoys most about her position is getting to build relationships with her wonderful patients over time!
Jill is from Kirkland, and her family consists of her husband Charlie, her children Alexa, Paris, and Chase, her son-in-law Ryan, and her granddaughters Elsie and Nora. She also has two special fur babies named Riley and Nico! When she isn’t busy at the office, her favorite hobbies include caping, cooking, watching movies, entertaining, and wine tasting. She’s also always up for cheering on the Seahawks, Sounders, and Huskies.
Xochitl, Dental Assistant
Xochitl studied at both South Seattle Community College and the Pima Medical Institute. Since then, she has undergone advanced training in everything from HIPAA to OHSA, in addition to earning her CPR and EAD certification. Her favorite aspect of her job is getting to help loving and caring patients achieve the healthy, beautiful smile they deserve!
Outside of dentistry, Xochitl’s interests include hiking, traveling, painting, and drawing. When asked an interesting fact about herself, she shared that the Guardians of the Galaxy soundtrack is her favorite one!
Carrie, Dental Hygienist
Carrie has an impressive 20+ years of experience in the world of dentistry under her belt. She attended both Pierce College and Eastern Washington University, joining our team in 2014. When asked about her favorite part of her job, she shared that it’s helping each patient improve their oral health alongside her amazing team!
Originally from Beaver City, NE, Carrie has a passion for climbing mountains and rocks, traveling, completing triathlons, practicing yoga, and eating good food. One thing you may not know about her is that she was in the Army Reserves for 23 years!
Caley, Dental Hygienist
Caley joined our team in February of 2020, bringing more than a decade of experience with her. She studied at Pima Medical Institute before earning her certification OSHA/WISHA and becoming a member of the American Dental Hygienist’s Association. After all these years of being in the dental field, her favorite part of her job continues to be building relationships with her patients.
Outside the office, Caley enjoys spending time with her family, including her husband, children, two dogs, and two cats. She also loves golfing, swimming, and reading. Here’s an interesting fact about her: she’s a Harry Potter enthusiast – her two cats are named after characters from the series!