Meet Your Experienced Whitinsville Dental Team
While most of your time will be spent with one of our dentists, that doesn’t mean our dental office would be successful without the hard work, dedication and exceptional customer service of our dental office staff. Our assistants, hygienists and administrative team members do everything possible to make you feel right at home. If you have questions or need additional accommodations that you’d like us to know about, please don’t hesitate to ask for guidance.
Jessica, Office Manager
Originally from Uxbridge, Jessica earned her Master’s in School Counseling in 2013 from Assumption College. She’s always been drawn to people’s smiles – she truly believes that a smile can make or break your confidence and help you conquer the world too! Working in the dental field as an office manager has allowed her to use her Master’s in a new light, helping others reach their goals and face their fears. She gets super excited to see the results of each patient’s unique transformation and feels extremely grateful to work for such amazing doctors who are changing the world of dentistry.
At home, Jessica has twins named Brayden and Brianna, as well as a hairless doggy named Vader. Outside of Whitinsville Family Dentistry, you can nearly always find her hanging out with her kiddos. With double the trouble, her family is in non-stop motion!
Kristin, Front Desk
Kristin is originally from the Canton area and attended Messiah College for her education. Today, she has been working in the dental field for a few years now. She loves spending time alongside such great team members each day!
Outside of work, Kristin is married to her husband Jake and has a daughter named Hannah. In her spare time, she is very involved in her church, leading a kids’ curriculum team and also directing a summer camp. She also enjoys spending quality time with her loved ones and watching the Hallmark channel. An interesting fact about her: she was actually the only person in her high school’s graduating class.
Melanie, Front Desk
Melanie is originally from the Wayland area. She loves continuing to grow and learn ever day! She is amazed to watching the transformations our patients make from start to finish.
Outside of work, Melanie has a fiancé named Jason and a son named Darian, who is a MA National Guard Infantry soldier. In her spare time, she enjoys going to the beach, going fishing with Jason, hanging out with her cats Willow and Hazel.
Nicole, Front Desk
Nicole is originally from Grafton, MA. She may be one of the newest members of our team, but her genuine love for meeting new people has made her a perfect fit from the start. She earned her B.A. in Psychology and her favorite part of being at our practice is the amazing staff and patients!
When she isn’t at our office, you can most likely find Nicole spending time with her husband, stepdaughter, and their pup, Griffin. As a family, they love traveling to Kennebunk together!
Jennifer, Lead Cosmetic Assistant
Jennifer earned her Bachelor of Science in Economics from Framingham State University, and her career in the dental field now spans over five years. She has attended continuing education with several prestigious organizations, including SPEAR and the Academy of General Dentistry. She is also the organizer and leader of the Tubo SPEAR Study Club! For as long as she can remember, she’s had a strange obsession with teeth and smiles, and it’s amazing to see the transformations every day in the dental office – not just in the patient’s smile, but in their self-confidence, their openness, and their general personality. They can even possibly affect someone’s work life, love life, and income potential! More than anything, her favorite part of this position is being able to work with her husband, Dr. Jason Tubo, every day.
Jennifer and Dr. Tubo have six children together! What she enjoys most outside of work is spending quality time with her family and seeing her kids grow up and become successful. An interesting fact about her: she was voted “Pearliest Whites” for the Senior Superlatives at Douglas High School!
Ashton, Dental Assistant
Ashton is originally from Douglas, and she earned her college education at Westfield State University. She has been with our dental office for a handful of years now, starting out at the front desk before deciding to expand her skills into dental assisting. Today, she loves being able to help each patient feel genuinely at ease throughout their appointments. Building relationships, hearing their stories, and helping them reach their smile goals is really rewarding!
Whenever Ashton has free time outside of work, she enjoys traveling every chance she gets. In 2017, she was given the opportunity to travel to Guatemala with Dr. Tubo and help others in less fortunate parts of the world, which was an amazing experience. She also loves hiking and wants to eventually see every national park in the United States.
Donna, Dental Assistant
Donna’s career in the dental field impressively spans over 35 years so far, with almost all of them spent right here at our dental office. Originally from Douglas, she studied assisting at the David Hale School of Health Occupations and is a Certified Dental Assistant. What she enjoys most about her job is seeing each patient’s face light up when they see their finished treatment and big, beautiful smile!
Donna and her husband Brian have been married for over 40 years. They have two children named Andrea (who is a Registered Nurse) and Adam (who is an RA adjuster). When she isn’t busy caring for patients, her personal hobbies include boating, bike riding, reading, and spending time at the beach. She is also a member of the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary.
Demetria, Dental Assistant
Demetria has been a member of our dental team for over five years so far. She completed her training at Lincoln Technical Institute and is also certified in Six Month Smiles. She is very proud to see and be a part of so many amazing smile transformations here at Whitinsville Family Dentistry, as well as learning all about new dental techniques and technologies through her position.
Demetria is the mother one amazing teenage son – he is her everything! When she isn’t busy at work, her favorite hobbies include volunteering at church, going on hikes, visiting the beach, exercising, and spending quality time with loved ones. She has a definite passion for making other people laugh and smile, both at home and at work.
Jessalyn, Dental Assistant
Originally from Northbridge, Jessalyn has been working in the dental field for a full decade so far. She attended the dental hygiene program at Quinsigamond Community College after being an assistant for several years. She’s always been intrigued by teeth and has a true passion for educating others on how to make sure their smile lasts for a lifetime. Her favorite part of this job is her wonderful coworkers!
Jessalyn is happily married with three children. Her family lives a very fast-paced life and loves being outdoors together as much as possible. Other hobbies include going to the beach, weightlifting, and hiking. She actually used to hate exercise more than anything – now she can’t go a day without it!
Laurie W., Dental Hygienist
Laurie is from Uxbridge and studied at Eastern Nazarene College before pursuing her dental hygiene education at Hudson Valley Community College. She is a Registered Dental Hygienist with certification in dental anesthesia. Today, her career in the dental field amazingly spans well over 35 years, and she has been caring for patients right here at our dental office for nearly all of them. Her mother was actually a dental hygienist too – in fact, her family’s been working in the dental field in some way since 1850! Today, what she enjoys most about her position is being able to help patients overcome their dental concerns without fear.
Laurie has two grown children and three grandchildren. When she isn’t busy at work, her favorite hobbies include going motorcycling with her husband and trying out all sorts of creative forms of expression.
Stephanie, Dental Hygienist
Stephanie’s family has actually been coming to this dental office since she was a young child, and she’s proud to be a member of the dental office team and care for patients herself! Her experience spans nearly a full decade, and she has her Bachelor’s in Dental Hygiene from the University of New England, as well as a license in local anesthesia. Her favorite part of this position is getting to meet such interesting, wonderful people each and every day.
Originally from Uxbridge, Stephanie and her husband Charlie have two wonderful dogs at home. In her spare time, she enjoys four-wheeling, being outdoors, hiking, exploring new places, and traveling.
Tracy, Dental Hygienist
Tracy knew she wanted to work in dentistry since she was in high school – in fact, she got her first job at a dental office in the 10th grade! Today, she has been working in the field for nearly 34 amazing years, most of which have been spent right here at our Whitinsville location. For her education, she attended Quinsigamond Community College and also earned her license in local anesthesia. What she enjoys most about a dental hygienist is being able to work one-on-one with such wonderful people!
Outside of work, Tracy is happily married to Scott and has a son named Bradley, who is in the Army National Guard. In her spare time, she is a passionate triathlete and has completed an Ironman race.
Laurie V., Dental Hygienist
Originally from Uxbridge, Laurie studied at Eastern Nazarene College before completing her dental hygiene education at Hudson Valley Community College. She is also certified in dental anesthesia. Today, her career in oral healthcare impressively spans well over 35 years, with most of them spent right here at our dental office. In fact, dentistry has been a staple in her family since 1850! Her mother worked as a dental hygienist as well. She loves her patients and being able to help them with various dental concerns.
Laurie has two children and three grandchildren. When she isn’t busy at the dental office, her favorite hobbies include expressing herself creatively and riding motorcycles with her husband.
Samantha, Dental Hygienist
Samantha grew up in Cranston, RI and has been living in the Northbridge area for a few years now. After completing a dental assisting program, she decided to go right back to school for dental hygiene. Following graduation from the Community College of Rhode Island, she worked in a pediatric practice before transitioning to a general/family setting. Today, she feels so grateful to have amazing coworkers with great teamwork who all genuinely care about the patients’ best interests. She loves helping them feel at ease while providing vital education about oral health!
Away from work, hiking is Samantha’s newest hobby. She also enjoys taking Pure Barre exercise classes, visiting her parents in New Hampshire, and hanging out at home with her boyfriend Justin and her cat Boomer.
Lauren, Dental Hygienist
Lauren says that she loves being a health professional who gets to care for people’s smiles and boost their self-confidence every single day. She looks forward to coming to work thanks to her friendly, “goofy” coworkers, plus she gets to use some of the best technology available! Our patients love her bubbly personality that makes any nerves quickly melt away.
Lauren has an Associate in Dental Hygiene and is currently pursuing her bachelor’s degree. Health and fitness are very important to her, so she dedicates a lot of her time outside of the office to exercising and eating healthy