Meet Our Lincoln Dental Team
At Olberding Dental, we have assembled a fantastic group of professionals who are well-trained and ready to put their superior skills to work for you. With a keen eye for talent and character, Dr. Olberding has hand-selected each member of our team. We stand united in our philosophy that excellent care comes from a methodical diagnosis coupled with a caring, thorough treatment plan. We also really enjoy working together! From our friendly admin staff to our adept hygienists and dental assistants, you will quickly see we’re a personable and knowledgeable team that’s ready to assist you in each step of your treatment.
With our distinctive, thorough approach to patient care, we can ensure you’ll receive the best experience you’ve ever had from a Lincoln dentist. We invite you to learn more about our great team members below.
Jenni, Office Manager
Jenni has over 20 years of experience in dentistry and began at Olberding Dentistry in 2000. She has an associate’s degree in dental assisting and business administration, and says the best part of her job is working on a wonderful team of professionals that always puts the patient first. She has experience in many aspects of dentistry and puts her knowledge to good use as a member of the Olberding Dental team. Jenni and her husband, Craig, have three children. In her free time, Jenni enjoys staying active in her kids’ lives.
Shana, Dental Assistant
Shana has over 10 years of experience in dentistry and started working at Olberding Dental in 2010. She is originally from Aurora, NE and currently lives in Bennet. Shana has her Associate’s degree in dental assisting and says she enjoys working in a dental office that stays current with dental technology. Shana is married and has two daughters. She enjoys being outside, exercising, and going to concerts. She also treasures the time she spends with family.
Kelsi, Dental Assistant
Kelsi is originally from Arapahoe and has over 13 years of experience in dentistry so far, first starting at our office in early 2016. She studied at Central Community College in Hastings. Today, she loves that the team at Olberding Dental feels just like a family and treats patients like family as well. Away from work, she enjoys spending plenty of quality time with her husband and young son, as well as friends. Checking out local breweries is one of her biggest hobbies too!
Nicole – Dental Hygienist
A Lincoln native, Nicole studied dental hygiene at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. She loves the flexibility of her position, as well as getting to work with such a close, tight-knit group of people each day. Her parents and sister live close by, and her boyfriend is a teacher at North Star High School. Away from work, she enjoys gardening, landscaping, traveling, cheering on the Husker football and basketball teams, keeping up with Royals baseball, and (of course) spending time with family and friends.
Tasha – Dental Assistant/Hygiene Coordinator
Tasha’s career in dentistry spans over five years so far, with most of that time spent right here. She studied dental assisting at Southeast Community College and also got her teaching degree at the University of Nebraska at Kearney, but she missed oral healthcare too much and had to return. Today, her favorite part of this position is getting to know the wonderful patients! Outside of work, she is married with one dog. Her favorite hobbies include crocheting, hanging out with family, and enjoying a bonfire in the evenings with friends.
Jodie, Dental Hygienist
Jodie has an impressive 20+ years of experience in the field of dentistry! She attended both the University of NE & Kearney and the University of Colorado School of Dentistry. Since then, she has used her extensive education and passion for her craft to make a positive impact on her patients’ lives and oral health. Outside the office, you can find her hiking, camping, cooking, gardening, and traveling.