The Team


Melissa is the warm and smiling face welcoming you to our office.  She is the Office Manager and person to help with your insurance questions, scheduling concerns, and financials. She is a Mt Horeb native and is now raising her own family here.  A busy mother of three sons and wife of an independent contractor, Melissa is involved in our community.   When she is not busy at work or involved in family you’ll find her enjoying the sunshine in her pool or sitting outside reading a good book.  She brings that touch of the tropics into the gorgeous flowers she plants outside and around the office.  She also enjoys cooking, shopping, curling up on the couch to a good movie, and playing with her mini doxie Molly Jo.  Melissa loves her job at Family Dental Care because she has met so many wonderful patients.  She is the do it all “go getter” at the office……Stop in and say hi!


Mary became a Registered Dental Hygienist in 2009 after graduating from MATC. She also obtained a Bachelor’s degree from UW-Whitewater. She has a passion for dental hygiene and enjoys getting to know her patients and their dental needs. She takes pride in providing gentle, yet thorough care to all patients. Outside of work, Mary enjoys traveling, cooking, hiking, and movies. She also enjoys spending time with her family and her cats.


Linnea is a Certified Dental Assistant for Dr. Christian.  She joined us several months ago, but has been assisting for many years.  She is passionate about ensuring everyone has access to dental care and dental education.  That has led her to volunteering at free clinics and working towards going on dental mission trips to countries in need.  When she is not working, she loves spending time with her four kids.  It has been may years of sitting in the bleachers, cheering for New Glarus sports and being a proud mom watching them play!  In those precious moments of free time, she enjoys floating in float pods, sewing and being crafty, taking her 2 Doxies and GWP to the dog park, travel, and all things Wienermobile


Miya was born and raised in Janesville, WI.  Attending a small school in Orfordville, Wisconsin, she understands the importance of community and the small town “family” feeling.  She will graduate from the University of Wisconsin – Madison in 2017 with a Bachelor’s of Science in Biology and a certificate in Global Health Studies and will then attend Dental School.  She realized her passion for dentistry after volunteering her time at a non-profit, volunteer-run dental clinic in Madison.  It is her goal to help enhance patients oral health and to provide them with a comfortable, hospitable experience.  In her free time, Miya enjoys spending time with her family including her kitten, watching sports, exercising, and being outdoors.


Danielle graduated from MATC with a certificate in Dental Assisting May 2016.  Danielle was born and raised on a farm in Blue Mounds, WI, and graduated from Barneveld High School in 2014.  She likes the small town atmosphere and being able to get to know her patients.  Her goal is to help patients have a good dental experience and enjoy coming to the dentist.  In her free time Danielle enjoys being outside watching baseball and playing with her kitten.