Meet the Elm Street Staff
Alyssa, Practice Manager
Alyssa began her career at Welnak Dental as a Certified Dental Assistant in 2010. In 2014, she began working at the front desk and learning about insurance and administration. She holds certifications in Dental Radiology, Infection Control, Coronal Polishing, Pit and Fissure Sealants, In Office Whitening and Temporary Crown and Bridge Fabrication. She is also CPR certified.
She became the Practice Manager in 2017. She is continuing her education and working toward a Bachelors in Business Management. She enjoys meeting patients and ensuring that they have an enjoyable experience.
Lacie, Front Desk Receptionist
Lacie is the newest member of the front desk team at Welnak Dental on Elm Street. She has a Business Management degree from Keene State College. Lacie has also worked in the dental field for over 7 years.
In her free time, Lacie enjoys spending time with friends and family. Her hobbies include reading, working on crafts, home improvement projects, gardening, and going to concerts.
DeeDee has recently joined the Welnak Dental team as a Registered Dental Hygienist. She grew up in the Keene area and received her Associate’s in Dental Hygiene in 1986. DeeDee has worked many years for Dr. Peter Griesbach. She enjoys working with patients of all ages helping them achieve optimum oral health through treatment and education. She is delighted to be a team member at Welnak Dental.
Sarah recently joined the Welnak Dental Team as a Registered Dental Hygienist after graduating from New Hampshire Technical Institute in May of 2018. She is certified in CPR, Dental Sealants, Dental Radiographs, Fluoride Treatments and Local Anesthesia. Sarah is passionate about oral hygiene and helping every patient achieve their best smile. When Sarah is not in the office she enjoys hiking, kayaking and spending time with family and friends.
Linda , CDA
Linda is delighted to be a team member of Welnak Dental as of August 2017. Her Dental career began in Massachusetts many years ago. Upon relocating to New Hampshire in 1989 she began working with Dr. Peter Griesbach. Linda is a Certified Dental Assistant with additional certifications in Sealants, Temporary Crown and Bridge Fabrication, and CPR. She enjoys working with the patients and providing a comfortable and safe environment for them.
Wendy, Dental Assistant
Wendy graduated from Career Academy of Dental Assisting in Boston and has worked in the Dental Field for 40 years. She has worked in an all aspects of Dentistry including Pediatrics, Endodontics and General Dentistry. She worked for Dr. Peter Griesbach for 9 years before joining the Welnak Dental team in 2017. She lives in Sullivan with her husband. In her spare time she raises and shows beef cattle with her daughter and granddaughters.
Michelle, Dental Assistant
Michelle started working with Welnak Dental as a per diem Assistant in 2017. In August of 2018 she accepted a permanent position and was excited to became a part of the Welnak team! She has been a Dental Assistant since 2001 and received her certification in Radiology from Boston University in 2002. She has attended NHTI for more Certifications including Preliminary Inspection of the Oral Cavity, Infection Control, Crown and Bridge Fabrication and CPR Certification.
Michelle enjoys spending time with her husband Ben, her 3 kids and her dogs and pet chickens.