Meet Our Team
Sheralin – Financial Coordinator
With over 28 years of dental assisting experience, Sheralin’s vast dentistry knowledge allows her to provide answers to any questions patients may have. She is the expert in dental insurance and financing, helping patients understand and maximize their dental benefits. For Sheralin, seeing patients transform over their dental treatment journey, becoming happier and healthier, motivates her each day. She particularly likes helping fearful patients learn to enjoy visiting the dentist. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with friends and family, especially her four daughters, as well as running, cooking, traveling, and eating chocolate (milk, not dark).
Jennifer – Insurance Coordinator
Jenn’s 25-plus years working in dentistry make her our in-house expert on your insurance benefits. With her meticulous and unrelenting nature, she helps patients get the most out of their insurance. She loves seeing their smiles dramatically improve over the course of their treatment. Jenn, who has two children and has been married to her husband for almost 13 years, enjoys hiking and biking with friends and family. She often volunteers at her kids’ school and bakes treats delicious enough to earn her the name, “Jenny Crocker.”
Marlena – Registered Dental Hygienist
Marlena is a caring and talented dental hygienist with over five years of experience in the dental field. Not only does she have a Dental Hygiene degree from Lincoln College, but a B.S. in Oral Health as well, with experience in dental research and as a clinical hygiene professor. Marlena’s concern for her patients’ health is at the foundation of her efforts, and her thorough but comforting approach with her patients sets them at total ease during their hygiene visits. Outside work, she enjoys running and working out, riding her motorcycle, and spending quality time with her close-knit family, husband, and three cats.
Ashley – Registered Dental Hygienist
Ashley, a Hartford area native, has been taking care of patient’s teeth for five years. She became interested in dentistry after needing orthodontic care as a young adult. Today, she enjoys seeing how her patients’ self-esteem improves as they complete their dental treatment, and she loves being part of their transformations, both physical and mental. As a United States Navy veteran, Ashley brings attention to detail and dedication to the team, as well as a desire to make a difference. Outside of the office, she spends time with her many nieces and nephews as well as her two dogs, King and Nipsey. She also likes traveling, hiking, cooking, baking, and learning new things.
Lesley – Dental Assistant
As a dental assistant at Radiant Smiles of Rocky Hill, Lesley’s friendly demeanor sets patients at ease. She is close to her wonderful family, especially her brothers and her mother, who is her rock. Lesley is a graduate of Porter and Chester Institute. She has a beautiful daughter who is brilliant, sweet, and always full of joy.