Meet Our Team
Get to know our exceptional team of warm & caring professionals
LaLa has been serving patients and teams in a leadership and management role since 2007. She takes great joy in helping others, has a nurturing spirit and loves working with patients to achieve their dental goals. She has a true passion for learning and is very gifted at providing a sense of clarity and understanding for our patients. LaLa is originally from Northern Iraq and was evacuated to the United States in 1997 in order to provide a better life for her family. She is living her dream here in United States with her family. In her spare time she loves to lift weights and thinks of it as therapy. She also loves to play ping pong, hike, run, cook, and spend time with her family.
Stella has been a Hygienist, delivering exceptional care to patients in the Littleton community since 1990! Stella was motivated to enter the dental field because, “I love a beautiful, healthy smile! It’s important to inform my patients on how dental health affects their overall health so that they can enjoy their healthy smile for life!” Stella loves working here because, “Our boss is a great dentist and we have a wonderful team who truly enjoy providing the latest techniques in dentistry.” Personally, she loves to spend time with her family and friends and especially loves to travel with her husband and three children. She also loves to cook, dance and collect art.
Mardel is originally from Salt Lake City and relocated to Colorado because she fell in love with its’ natural beauty. Mardel chose to become a dental hygienist at a very young age because she had a very positive experience when visiting her dentist as a child. She values her profession because she loves helping people achieve a healthy, bright smile. She also views the mouth as the gateway to your entire body… “a healthy mouth means a healthy body”. She especially appreciates working at Colorado Dental Arts because our doctors are very talented and honest dentists and because she loves the team! In her spare time Mardel enjoys yoga, cooking, reading, hiking and volunteering at her son’s school.
Lamar is well known for her infectious laugh, her positive outlook on life and her ability to build strong caring relationships with her patients. Her patients rave about her because she is so friendly and full of energy She is highly skilled and takes her job seriously as an assistant while making sure her patients are informed and comfortable throughout their entire visit. Her favorite personal mantra is “Every day is a blessing and I intend to enjoy it!”
Lamar is a Colorado native and while not helping her patients at CDA, she volunteers at the schools and shares her love for art through face painting, Henna tattoos and creating art in general.
Megan is a Colorado native from Littleton and became a dental assistant in 2015. She has always loved dentistry and enjoys helping patients achieve a healthy, beautiful smile. She truly loves making sure that patients are comfortable and at ease. She also loves her work because the team is like family who all enjoy working together. An interesting tidbit about Megan…if she wasn’t a dental assistant she would love to be a surgical technician. Some of Megan’s favorite things to do outside of the office are hiking and spending time with her beautiful son.
As a child growing up in the Denver area, Angie loved going to the dentist & watching the dental assistants work. When asked about why she is so passionate about her work she shares, “I love my patients and being able to provide compassionate, tender loving care and helping them to feel happy about their smile.” Angie loves taking care of her 89-year-old neighbor and shopping for purses and make-up in her spare time. As a dedicated mother, she loves cheering her youngest son in baseball and football and taking her four sons on road trips to the Colorado mountains.
When you open the doors, you will be greeted by Laura’s big smile and contagious happiness. She’s an absolute delight to help get you checked in because she is devoted to “making people feel welcome and comfortable.” Laura started out as a Dental Assistant, but her incredible upbeat and positive attitude led her to be the perfect ‘face of the office.’ She helps monitor Blue Bird nesting in the Ken Caryl Valley, is part of the PTA, enjoys cooking, gardening and cheering on the Broncos and Patriots. She’s also an Identical Twin, how fun!
Cheri is the warm hearted, glowing soul that you will visit at check out. She has a way of making anyone around her comfortable and heard. It makes sense that she started her health care career in a nursing home as a CNA. She got hooked on Dentistry, though, when she became a Dental Assistant in college. She has learned all aspects of Dentistry and absolutely loves the financial side and helping our wonderful patients through the process. Cheri is a bigtime Broncos and DU Hockey fan and spends her free time gardening, making jewelry, and spending time outdoors.