Jena started working in the dental industry in 1995, when she was in high school, as a dental assistant. She instantly found dentistry fascinating and knew this was what she wanted to in life. Over the years she has performed a variety of duties starting with dental assisting, then obtained her CDA, working the front desk and then earned her dental hygiene degree in 2004 from Wayne County Community College. She has also helped teach dental auxiliaries on radiography and prepared them safely to take diagnostic images on patients.
She loves helping and educating patients with their dental needs. She knows that listening to individuals is the key to understanding what they want and need in their smile. Jena is proud to say her primary mission is to make the patients feel relaxed, comfortable, and calm any fears that they may have.
In her spare time Jena enjoys staying active with many actives such as running, biking, triathlons, cross country skiing, weight lifting, and target shooting with her husband. She has been married for 13+ years and loves spending time with her stepdaughter and son.