Director of Operations
Molly started with Clintonville Dental Group in 2014 and has a detailed background in Dental Practice Management, Dental Consulting and Dental Assisting.
Molly is very busy overseeing our day to day operations of our growing practice at our new location.
She is a Mother of four and a Grandmother of three. In her spare time she enjoys bicycling, snorkeling, traveling and watching the buckeyes, Steelers and Raiders play football.
We are proud to have her as an important member of our awesome dental team.
Please let her know if there is anything she can assist you with to make your visit the best possible!
Aleesa , CODA
Aleesa is our Office Manager, and joined our team in March of 2016. She was born and raised in the Columbus area, graduating from the Dental Assisting Program at Eastland Career Center in 2014, where she obtained her Certified Ohio Dental Assisting (CODA) and Ohio Dental Radiographers license. In her free time, Aleesa enjoys vacationing in North Carolina and spending time with her husband Gayln, their Great Dane "Ruby Grube" and their cat's Niko and Jetson.
Aleesa is happy to assist you with any questions that you may have.
Cathy , RDH
Cathy is one of our dental hygienists and has been a part of this practice since 1997. She loves helping our patients achieve their optimal oral health. Whether it’s during a dental cleaning at a recare appointment or providing her patients with education regarding how to best take care of their mouths, Cathy strives to be kind and compassionate to all. She enjoys treating everyone as the unique individual that they are and feels that one of the best aspects of her job has been getting to know her patients personally over the past 24 years.
Cathy and her husband Richard reside in Westerville. They have four kids ranging in age from 30 to 15, so she stated that there’s “never a dull moment”. In her spare time, Cathy can be found reading, playing the piano, or traveling with her family. As a graduate of the Ohio State University, she also loves following Buckeye Football and spending time with friends.
Lainey , RDH
Lainey was born and raised right here in Clintonville and is a graduate of Whetstone High School. She attended Owens Community College where she received her Associate of Science in Dental Hygiene.
For the last four years she has worked in offices in Grand Rapids, MI, Toledo, OH, and now back home in Columbus, OH. This fall she will also finish her Bachelor of Science in Allied Health, with the goal to be an educator one day! Lainey is very active in the American Dental Hygienists’ Association and is currently the Secretary for the Ohio Dental Hygienists’ Association. She is very passionate about patient education and giving her patients the best care possible. In her free time, Lainey enjoys spending time with her friends and family, playing piano, and taking her dogs Mia and Riley to the park!
Kristin , RDH
Kristin joined the Clintonville Dental Group Family in July of 2019. She is new to Columbus and grew up in the Youngstown area. She graduated from Youngstown State University with a Bachelor's degree in Dental Hygiene.
Kristin enjoys getting to know her patients and helping them with their dental health. She is an avid country music fan and attends many concerts. She lives with her german shepard puppy Cappie and her cat Weasly.
Please join us in welcoming her into our dental family.
Dawn , CODA
Clinical Team Leader
Dawn is our Dental Assistant and Clinical Team Leader She joined our practice in December 2017. She enjoys working with patients to ensure they are informed of all aspects of their oral health. After spending over 17 years in the dental field, Dawn is confident in her patient care abilities and her favorite part of her job is daily personal interactions with patients that creates long lasting relationships. To give our patients excellent dental care, Dawn has continued her education and is not only a Certified Dental Assistant, Licensed Dental Radiographer, but she also has her Coronal Polishing Certification.
Dawn and her husband, Tod, live in Powell with her two boys, three dogs and four cats. Dawn loves animals and enjoys time at the Zoo, camping around Lake Erie, and long walks in the Metro Parks. When she is not outside, she spends her time reading, listening to good music and laughing with her family. She looks forward to getting to know you.
Kayla, a native of Clintonville, started with our practice in 2015 while completing her Dental Assisting training. She is part of our Dental Assisting team and is now a Licensed Dental Radiographer in the State of Ohio.
Kayla and her husband have three beautiful children. She enjoys walking her dog's Lucy and Lilly, watching baseball, horseback riding and spending time with her family.
She prides herself on creating a wonderful dental experience for our patients and is very gentle and caring.
We are happy to have her as a valued member of our dental team!
Cheyenne , CODA
Cheyenne started with our practice in August of 2019. In addition to being our Patient Coordinator, she is a Certified Dental Assistant, Certified to Coronal Polish and is a Licensed Dental Radiographer.
Cheyenne received her training at Eastland Career Center and has enjoyed working in dentistry since 2015.
In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, friends, boyfriend Jarred and their dog Samson. She enjoys being outdoors on the lake and fishing as well as riding her ATV's.
She is eager to meet our patients and offer assistance with scheduling, treatment and insurance.
LJ is our newest team member and joined our practice in 2020. Our patients enjoy meeting her and her great sense of humor. She is a Clinical Dental Assistant and helps Dr. Albert, Dr. Haldeman and Dr. Latif. She has a wonderful ability to adapt to each clinician's requests and make our patients feel comfortable and relaxed during their dental appointments. She is kind, warm, gentle and caring to our patient's of all ages.
LJ attended Dental Assisting School in Columbus and she is a licensed dental radiographer in Ohio and is also certified in Adult and child CPR/AED as well as infant CPR. She and her husband enjoy spending time together and with their two loveable dogs.