Our Team

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Tracie

Office Manager

33 years in the industry, 10 years with OSSTL

  • I take my coffee: Hot with vanilla and caramel macchiato and many cups throughout the day
  • Best gift I ever received: Becoming a mother to my girls
  • When I was a child, I thought I would grow up to be: A nurse or a teacher
  • Something that always makes me smile: Talking about my family
  • What was the best concert you ever attended? Kenny Chesney
  • What’s your secret talent that no one knows about? I love to cook and bake
  • What is your favorite family tradition? Celebrating holidays at my house with my family and close friends
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Shelly

Front Desk & Treatment Coordinator

35 years in the industry, 15 years with OSSTL

  • To satisfy my sweet tooth I eat: Reece’s peanut butter cup
  • Best gift I ever received: Anything homemade from my grandchildren
  • Place in the world I’d like to visit: Hawaii
  • When I was a child, I thought I would grow up to be: An Olympic swimmer, and then a professional singer
  • If I had a superpower it would be: Flying
  • Something that always makes me smile: My grandsons
  •  Favorite St. Louis landmark: Busch Stadium
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Nikki

Treatment Coordinator

13 1/2 years in the industry, 5 1/2 years with OSSTL

  • I take my coffee: with half & half
  • Best gift I ever received: My fur babies
  • Place in the world I’d like to visit: Rome
  • When I was I a child, I thought I would grow up to be: Veterinarian
  • Food I can’t live without: Fruit
  • If you could be any animal, which would you be? Dolphin
  • Favorite movie: Pretty Woman
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Karen

Certified Orthodontic Assistant

30 years in the industry, 12 years with OSSTL

  • Place in the world I’d like to visit: Galapagos Islands
  • When I was a child, I thought I would grow up to be: An Astronaut
  • If I had a superpower it would be: Super speedy
  • Something that always makes me smile? My puppies
  • Favorite Read? The Shining by Stephen King
  • What was the best concert you ever attended? Bon Jovi
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Brea

Orthodontic Assistant

10 years in the industry, 5 years with OSSTL

  • I take my coffee: Strong Cold Brew from Starbucks
  • Place in the world I’d like to visit: Greece
  • When I was a child, I thought I would grow up to be: Veterinarian
  • If you could be any animal, which would you be? Tiger
  • Something that always makes me smile: Katy 
  • Favorite movie? Sweet Home Alabama
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Katy

Orthodontic Assistant

20 years in the industry, 5 years with OSSTL

  • To satisfy my sweet tooth I eat: Skittles or Starbursts
  • Place in the world I’d like to visit: Austria
  • When I was a child, I thought I would grow up to be: A Nurse
  • If I had a superpower it would be: to save all the dogs and cats in the world
  • Favorite St. Louis landmark: St. Louis Zoo
  • Favorite movie? Sound of Music
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Kathy

Orthodontic Assistant

22 years in the industry, 1 year with OSSTL

  • To satisfy my sweet tooth: Ice Cream
  • Restaurants I eat most: Anything Mexican
  • Something that always makes me smile: The ocean
  • Place in the world I’d like to visit: Bora Bora
  • Favorite Movie? Forrest Gump
  • Best gift I ever received: My child and grandson

 

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Jessica

Orthodontic Assistant

27 years in the industry, 5 months with OSSTL

  • Place in the world I’d like to visit: Hawaii
  • To satisfy my sweet tooth I eat: Chocolate
  • Best gift I ever received: Becoming a mother to my girls
  • Favorite Movie: Marvel movies
  • Food I can’t live without: Tacos!
  • Restaurant I eat at most: Chimis