Meet the Team

Allison of Kona Kids Dentistry


Allison grew up on a farm in Aurora, Oregon with her five sisters. She feels fortunate to say they are all still very close. In her free time Allison enjoys reading, taking hikes and spending time with her husband and son. She is very excited to be a part of the Kona Kids team!

Kelsey of Kona Kids Dentistry

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Kelsey grew up in Tigard just down the road from Kona Kids!  She graduated from OSU with degrees in Education and Human Development.  Kelsey loves good food, animals, spending time with friends & family and taking naps.  Kelsey’s favorite parts about working at Kona Kids are her funny coworkers and interacting with patients and families.

Angie of Kona Kids Dentistry


Angie is an Oregon Native and currently lives in Hillsboro with her husband, son, and their dog Jo-Jo. She enjoys spending her free time reading, shopping, and camping.

Bailey of Kona Kids Dentistry


Bailey is a native Oregonian having grown up on a small farm in Newberg where her family raises cows, pigs, turkeys, chickens, and their dog Bubba (Black Lab/French Mastiff) . In her free time Bailey enjoys hiking and being outdoors. This year she will be climbing South Sister, also known as Charity, which at 10,358 ft is the highest of the three Sisters.

Kelsey of Kona Kids Dentistry


Kelsey is a native Oregonian having grown up here in Tigard. She received her dental hygiene training at Pacific University in Cottage Grove. She feels fortunate to have been able to make volunteer trips to help the needy in Haiti and Africa.


Tawni grew up on a small farm in Marion County. Tawni has been working with Dr Kat for 5 years, and was excited to make the move to Kona Kids along with her. Tawni and her husband spend their weekends riding horses in rodeos.

Katie of Kona Kids Dentistry


Katie comes from the small town of Banks, Oregon. She has been assisting since she was 18 years old, and still considers herself a big kid. She likes to fish, 4-wheel and snowboard.

Whitney of Kona Kids Dentistry


Whitney is from Central Oregon and loves spending time outdoors. Whitney and her husband have a young son, Bentley. They currently live on a farm in Oregon City and raise Clydesdales.