Meet the Team

Donna, Office Manager:  Donna has managed dental offices for the last 13 years.  Donna graduated from NW Dental Institute in 2004. She is certified as an EFDA (Expanded Functions Dental Assistant) as well as Radiology certified.  Donna enjoys spending time with her husband and 4 amazing boys.  She enjoys the ocean, hiking, gardening, art, cooking, and taking beautiful pictures.

Jessica, Registered Dental Hygienist:  Jessica has been a hygienist at Bethany Family Dental since 2008. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene from Northern Arizona University. Jess lived in Arizona for 23 years before relocating to the Northwest. She enjoys all the outdoor activities that the Portland area has to offer. Snowboarding and mountain biking are among her favorite things to do.

Rebecca, Registered Dental Hygienist:  Rebecca has been a hygienist at Bethany Family Dental since 2008. She graduated with an Associates of Science in Dental Hygiene from Pima Community College in Arizona. She enjoys playing the cello, reading, hiking and spending time with her husband, family with friends.

Maria, Registered Dental Hygienist: Maria graduated with an Associate of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene from Virginia Western Community College in Virginia. She graduated with Magna Cum Lauda and being a member of the National Honor society Phi Theta Kappa.  She was born and raised in Spain before relocating to the NW. She enjoys travelling, hiking and reading thriller books.

Anna, Lead Dental Assistant:  Anna is our lead dental assistant. She is certified as an EFDA (Expanded Functions Dental Assistant), CDA, EFODA, Surgical IV, as well as Radiology certified. She has been working at Bethany Family Dental since 2010 assisting Dr. Austria in various procedures. She graduated in 2009 from Concorde. She enjoys canoeing, reading, hiking, swimming, gardening, and spending time with friends, her husband and adorable baby boy.

Heathermarie, Dental Assistant: Heather is yet another one of our outstanding dental assistants. She is an amazing certified Dental Assistant as well as Radiology certified. She grew up right here in Oregon. She graduated in 2017 from Carrington College. She loves hiking, rafting, baking, being with her family and spending quality time with her son.
Lacey, Insurance Billing Coordinator: Lacey is our wonderful insurance billing care coordinator. She has been in the dental industry for 8 years now. Lacey grew up in an adorable town called Willamina, near the Oregon coast. For fun she studies temperament psychology. She enjoys decorating, traveling, camping, cooking and spending time with family and friends.

Shanna, Patient Care Coordinator:  Shanna is our amazing patient care coordinator. She has been in dentistry for well over 6 years now. Shanna grew up in Medford, Oregon. She enjoys camping, hiking and spending time with her family and children.

Rosa, Patient Care Coordinator: Rosa is our fabulous patient care coordinator. She has been in dentistry for a little over a year now. Rosa grew up in Hermiston, Oregon. She loves Kayaking, running and spending time with her sweet dog and family.