Our team is the difference.
Rebecca, who received her Dental Hygiene degree from Riverland Technical School in Rochester, MN, has more than 14 years of experience as a Registered Dental Hygienist. She excels in treatment planning and guides patients with gentle care, making their comfort her number one priority during each appointment.
In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her three children, Jack, James, and Regan, and attending their sporting events; as well as reading.
Kiersten, who is originally from Hermantown, earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene from the University of Minnesota Twin Cities in 2010. A Registered Dental Hygienist, Kiersten enjoys educating patients on dental topics as they relate to the individual and strives to achieve the highest standard of care possible.
Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her son and husband; as well as working out and spending time at the lake.
Shawna, a Registered Dental Hygienist , received her Dental Hygiene degree from Lake Superior College. She also earned a Bachelor’s of Health Sciences from The University of St. Francis and a Master’s in Counseling. Shawna has more than 30 years of experience providing quality, compassionate dental care.
In her free time, Shawna enjoys traveling, dancing, practicing yoga and spending time with her three beautiful daughters.
Erin is a Registered Dental Hygienist who earned her Dental Hygiene degree from Lake Superior College in Duluth. She has worked in the dental field as a dental assistant for more than 20 years. At Miller Hill Dental, she has multiple roles that utilize her dynamic combination of dental hygiene and assisting skills.
Outside of the office, Erin enjoys spending time with her husband, Chad, and their two children, Kennedy and Kaden.
Jackie is a Licensed Dental Assistant who earned her degree from Hibbing Community College. She’s enjoyed working alongside Dr. Kaake for the past several years, and has also completed specialized training that allows her to design all of the Cerec One-day (made in-office) crowns at Miller Hill Dental.
In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her fiancé, Drew, and their dog, family and friends; as well as being outside, gardening and lake life.
Brenna, our Sterilization Assistant, is a graduate of Hibbing Community College with a degree in dental assisting. She takes great pride in the safety of our patients, and does so through proper sterilization techniques. You may also see Brenna chair side assisting with our dentists — a role she very much enjoys.
In her free time, Brenna enjoys time outdoors — camping, fishing, swimming, and time with friends and family, including her little girl Ava Mae.
Hannah, our Patient Care Coordinator, graduated from the University of Minnesota Duluth with a degree in communications. She maintains a wide range of responsibilities at Miller Hill Dental, however, she primarily focuses on insurance and billing — helping patients better understand their benefits and payment options.
In her free time Hannah enjoys hiking, camping, traveling and spending time with her friends, boyfriend, Tim and her dog, Watson.
Josie, our Appointment Coordinator, graduated from Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College with an A.S. degree in Applied Science. In this position, she strives to find the perfect appointment time for each person based on their schedule. She loves interacting with patients and is excited to offer a warm welcome at the door.
In her free time, Josie very much enjoys spending time with family and friends — most of all, her wonderful daughter, Kahlea!