Meet the Team
Cathy joined the Dr. Kuppers team in 2003. Cathy is our Financial Coordinator and will be happy to help you with any questions you have regarding your account or insurance.
Cathy graduated as a Dental Assistant and has enjoyed an extensive career in the dental field. Cathy's husband, Rick, and her two children, Scott and Lyndsay, keep her busy with softball and hockey. In her spare time she loves to travel, scrap book, read, cycle and go snowmobiling.
Lesley's many skills have made her an excellent addition to the Kuppers team since 2003. Lesley is our Office Manager and Treatment Coordinator. Lesley has over 15 years experience in general dentistry, orthodontics and insurance background.
Lesley graduated from Niagara College and had enjoyed a career as a Level II Dental Assistant for several years before bringing her talents to the administrative side of dentistry. Lesley's husband, Norm and her daughter, Charlotte, keep her hopping in her spare time! She enjoys gardening, cycling, and working on home renovation projects.
Sheri has been a member of the Kuppers team since 1998. Her soft spoken personalify has made her the sweet heart of the team. Sheri is a Diagnostic Records Technician and will take the photos, x-rays, and prepare the models of your teeth prior to braces.
Sheri graduated from Seneca College as a Level II Dental Assistant. In her spare time, Sheri enjoys spending time with her husband Max and her two boys, Simon and Seth. She also enjoys reading and outdoor activities.
Linda joined the team in 2005 and brings with her over 15 years of experience in dentistry. Linda is our Clinical Coordinator and manages our daily schedule closely in order for all of our patients to be seen promptly.
Linda graduated from Durham college and has enjoyed a career as a Certified Dental Assistant. Linda's hobbies include gardening, cottaging, and reading. In her spare time Linda enjoys spending time with her husband and two daughters and their dog, Ranger.
Alaine has had the pleasure of working with Dr. Kuppers since 1999. Alaine's bubbly personality has made her a popular team member with all our patients and parents.
Alaine graduated from Canadore College as a Registered Dental Hygienist. Alaine enjoys her family time with her husband, Ken, and their two children, Ted and Laura. Alaine's hobbies include photography and interior decorating.
Daphne joined the Kuppers team in 2003. Her up-beat, positive attitude and her fantastic baking skills have made Daphne a very popular team member!
Daphne graduated from Algonquin College and is a Registered Dental Hygienist. Daphne is often seen spending time with her husband, Ken, and their two kids, Kara and Ryan. Daphne's hobbies include knitting, baking, photography, and boating during the summer.
We welcomed Jen to the Kuppers Orthodontic team in March 2011. Jen graduated from Dental Hygiene at St. Clair College in 1991 and worked specializing in Orthodontics for the past 8 years.
She took 6 years off to raise her daughter, Kailey, before moving back to the area to be closer to her home town and family.
In Jen's spare time she enjoys gardening, camping, playing the piano and staying active with the kids and family. She also stays busy caring for her five furry feline friends; Dudes, Charles, Dori, Nemo and Misty.
We are so pleased that Nancy joined the Kuppers team in 2006. Nancy has enjoyed an extensive career as a hygienist in general dentistry before recognizing her true calling...orthodontics. Having had braces herself, she can relate and understand her patients while treatment progresses.
Nancy graduated as a Registered Dental Hygienist from Fanshawe College. In her spare time, Nancy enjoys spending time with her daughters Adrienne and Lauren, entertaining for friends and family, travelling and walking her Jack Russell, Buddy.
Mary Catherine's caring and compassionate nature for each person who walks through our door has made her a valuable member of the Kuppers team since 1998. Mary Catherine is our Treatment Coordinator and she is always available to answer any questions you may have about your orthodontic treatment.
Mary Catherine graduated from Sault College of Applied Arts and Technology. Her experiences in early childhood education has made her the well rounded team member she is today. In her spare time, Mary Catherine enjoys biking, reading, and spending time with her husband, Drew, her two sons, Stephen and Spencer and their dogs, Annie and Meeka.
Natalie joined the Kuppers Orthodontic team in 1998. Her outgoing nature and good humour will put your mind at ease during all your visits. Natalie is a Clinical Assistant and is very busy helping our 5 hygienists.
Natalie graduated as a Level II Dental Assistant in 1994. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, Matt, her daughters, Stella and Sydney, and her cat, Ollie. Natalie also enjoys travelling, painting, cycling, gardening, and visiting friends and family.
Tobi rejoined our team in 2008 as a permanent team member after kindly covering a maternity leave in 2004. Her quirky humour and caring & calm demeanor will put your mind at ease during your orthodontic appointment.
Tobi graduated as a Registered Dental Hygienist in 1997 from Confederation College and has specialized in orthodontics for most of her career. In her spare time, she enjoys cycling, skiing, music, triathlons, camping and gardening.
Rhonda joined the Kuppers Orthodontic team in 2009. Her calm and professional mannerism is a fantastic addition to our team. Rhonda is a Diagnostic Records Technician and she will gather the information needed for Dr. Kuppers to study your teeth before your braces are placed.
Rhonda graduated from Toronto School of Business in 2002 as a Level I Dental Assistant then proceeded to upgrade her skills to Level II at Medix School in 2004. She spends most of her time with her husband, Nick, and sons, Brandon and Michael, at the hockey rink all year round. Rhonda enjoys gardening, running, and relaxing by her pool.
Lisa joined Kuppers Orthodontics in March 2010 as an Appointment Coordinator. Her attention to detail in all areas is especially welcome at the Kuppers Orthodontics front desk.
Lisa graduated from Career Canada in Hamilton as a Certified Level I Dental Assistant in 1991. She worked in general dentistry for about 10 years before taking time to put her family first. Lisa loves to travel and has lived in Nicarauga and Costa Rica.
Barb joined the Kuppers Orthodontic team in March 2010 as an Appointment Coordinator. She will be happy to schedule your appointments, welcome you to the office and answer your questions.
Barb started out in dentistry in 1987 attending the George Brown College Dental Assistant Program. That career was short lived as she left Ontario to grow her family and travel. Having lived in much of Canada and the Bahamas, she is very happy to be back in the Kitchener area and back in the dental field. In her spare time Barb loves to garden, travel, walk her dog - Nutmeg, and spend time with her sons.