Hi, my name is Shelly. I am the team leader and insurance and financial coordinator. I have been with Dr. Talaber for over 17 years and have been in the dental field for over 25 years. I am a mom of 7 and a grandma of 9. My hobbies are family, sewing, animals and trips with my husband.
Hi, my name is Kristin. I have Bachelor of Science in dental hygiene and have been in the dental field since 2002. My goal is thorough yet gentle dentistry. Your comfort is very important to me. I love educating patients on ways to help them with their home care. In my spare time, I enjoy spending time with my shorkie, Cooper, family and friends. I enjoy music very much and love to sing. I am an amateur photographer and love to travel and scuba dive as much as possible. Grand Cayman is my happy place.
Hi, my name is Diane. I’m a dental assistant. My favorite thing about my job is getting to give patients beautiful new smiles. I love the special relationships I build with with our patients over the months (not years) of treatment. Outside of work I enjoy spending time with friends and family, traveling to new places, and going to Mariners games.
Hi, my name is Kylie. I am doctor's restorative assistant. I've been assisting for four years. I find dentistry very interesting, and I love being able to help people get beautiful smiles. I was born and raised in Washington. I enjoy spending time with my family, friends and my three puppies.
Hi, my name is Tina. After working for Washington State for 25 years, I decided to go back to school to become a Registered Dental Assistant. I am working for Dr. Talaber as a patient coordinator/receptionist. I love my job, our patients and my team members! I have two daughters – an undergraduate at WSU (Go Cougs!) and a daughter at Tumwater High School. We live in the country and enjoy our rescue pup and two new labs, a sassy cat and two ducks – Penny and Earl. On the weekend you likely find me enjoying the Pacific Northwest in the mountains or at the beach.
Hi, my name is Glenna. I have made dentistry my career for the last 32 years. In my opinion that great patients are what make my job fun! My patients are very important to me and I look forward to getting to know You! I live with my husband and three dogs (2 chihuahuas and 1 black lab). I enjoy reading and Netflix binge-ing. I absolutely love the beach, where my soul feels content.