Meet The Staff


Libby is our receptionist/patient coordinator.  Before she came to work at our office she was in pharmacy for six years.  She has always enjoyed interacting and working with children.  If Libby isn’t at work, she is either going to dance class, kick boxing, or playing with her two guinea pigs (Pip and Ralph) and black cat (Olive).

Shar is our office manager/treatment coordinator.  She has over 30 years of medical front office experience touching different specialties including family practice, internal medicine, allergy/immunology, dermatology, ophthalmology and most recently with pediatric dentistry.  She comes from a family of dentists including her father and younger brother and has enjoyed working with them on different occasions.  Time outside of the office is spent serving God, her husband, enjoying her three grown kids, two grandkids (Sophia & Ben), photography, baking, gardening, golf, horseback riding, and hiking.  


Margaret –
Margaret has been with Pacific Pediatric Dentistry for over 35 years as a Registered Dental Assistant.  She was born and raised in the Central Coast and is married with two beautiful girls that are attending California universities.  When not at work, she enjoys ceramics, collecting succulents and cactus, and keeping in touch with her girls.  Serving her community and children is a big part of her life and she hopes to continue to give back for years to come.


Marge works with our main insurance coordinator and has over 30 years of front office experience.  She helps wherever we need her to be.  She is a great support to our staff.  Outside of the office, she enjoys spending time with her two daughters and taking care of her grandchildren.  Her hobbies are crafting gourds and taking short trips and little adventures with her wonderful boyfriend, Richard. 


Suzy is our main insurance/financial coordinator and has over 30 years of dental experience. She prides herself in helping to guide parents and patients with their insurance needs and maximizing their benefit options and helps the treatment coordinator when needed.  When away from the office, Suzy enjoys cooking, reading, playing games, and spending time with her family and friends

Mercia is new to our team and has been a dental assistant for over a year.  Once she completed the dental assistant program, Mercia instinctively knew this was the right field for her.  Putting the patient’s mind at ease is one her number one goal.  Everyone deserves to have a pleasant experience at a dental office.  When not at work, she enjoys playing the piano, drawing, and singing. 


Ruby is a registered dental assistant who graduated from the dental program at Allan Hancock College in 2007. She is a friendly professional who loves working with children and adolescents, helping people, and making our patients feel comfortable during their office visits.  In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and five children.  She also enjoys outdoor activities like going to the park, the beach, and hiking.  Other activities include drawing, painting, and making crafts.