A dental practice is only as good as the team that runs it, and at Generations Dental Care, we’re proud to feature the best of the best! Our team members are experienced, highly trained, and dedicated to helping each patient feel relaxed and well-informed about every aspect of their appointment. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to let them know! To learn more about each member, keep reading:
Since 2002, Heidi has enjoyed being an office manager in the dental field. She joined Generations Dental Care in 2004 and works hard to build relationships with our patients while helping them achieve the healthy smile they deserve. "It is nice that each day brings something new,” she always says! She has learned a lot over the years from the great team here. In her spare time, she enjoys going on adventures with her daughter Melanie, her husband Carl, and their rescue Pitbull, Ozzy
Lisa attended the University of New Hampshire for her education and then studied dental assisting at NHTI. Today, her overall career in the dental field spans nearly 15 years, with many of them spent right here at Generations Dental Care! She enjoys helping patients better understand their dental insurance benefits, as well as how their specific coverage relates to their specific treatment plans. The overall culture and family-friendly feel of the practice is a great fit for her.
Outside of work, Lisa and her husband Jayson have two daughters named Haylie and Charlotte. When she isn’t busy at the practice, she spends her free time gardening, camping, and lounging at the beach.
Lori joined our practice in 2015 and has been in the dental field for over 22 years. She is from the Concord area and is very passionate about dentistry and helping patients achieve their dental goals. She enjoys explaining to patients their insurance benefits and how they can utilize them to the fullest. Lori has a background in dental assisting and loves the clinical and business sides of dentistry. She is very happy to have been included in the Generations Dental family and looks forward to meeting and helping all of the patients that come here.
Lori has been married to her husband Scott for 20 years and they have two beautiful sons named Brandon and Aaron. They have acquired many pets, ranging from a dog to a bearded dragon. She enjoys traveling, cooking for friends and family, and spending time with her family.
After moving back to New Hampshire in 2003, Tessa found a great job with Dr. Binder and his team as a scheduling coordinator. Since then, there have been many exciting changes. The Generations staff grew, the practice name changed, and they moved to a beautiful new building! Tessa enjoys seeing our patients year after year, as well as hearing about their lives and all of their new adventures.
Outside of work, Tessa spends time with her husband, family and fur babies. She loves hiking, biking and kayaking the beautiful places of New Hampshire.
Emma hails from the Seabrook area, and she attended Granite State College for her education. Today, what she enjoys most about her job at Generations Dental Care is helping patients receive the attention they need and the healthier, happier smile they want!
Emma has two brothers, one sister, and a fiancé named Ricky. When she’s not busy at the office, her hobbies include going to the beach, spending quality time with loved ones, shopping, and four-wheeling. She also loves traveling to new places and having new experiences with Ricky. Although she hasn’t traveled outside of the United States just yet, she would love to go to Europe (especially Italy and Greece) one day.
Stefanie graduated from the Dental Assisting program at NHTI in 2001. Afterward, she enjoyed working for general dentists in the seacoast area. She then moved to Concord in 2007 and joined the Generations Dental Care team. Working hands-on with the doctors and learning new skills are her favorite parts of the job! Stefanie is our lead assistant who ensures that her team, the doctors, and our patients are happy and smiling. She is a proud mom to a beautiful girl named Jetta. On the weekends, Stef and her husband Josh enjoy camping and spending time outdoors with Jetta and their family.
Talitha “Telly” graduated in 2001 from NHTI with a certificate in Dental Assisting. After working for a group of endodontists and a general dentist in the seacoast area, she joined the Generations Dental Care team in 2004. Telly has filled several positions in our office including dental assistant, receptionist, laboratory technician, and now hygiene scheduling coordinator. She has enjoyed getting to know our patients over the years and working with a caring and talented group of professionals. In her spare time, Telly enjoys being a basketball, baseball, and soccer mom to her two boys, Oliver and Elliot.=
Heather graduated from the dental assisting program at NHTI in 2004. After graduating she and her husband relocated to Jacksonville NC where her husband was stationed in the Marine Corps. She enjoyed working in a small dental practice and the kind southern nature of the patients she cared for. After returning home to NH in 2007 she joined the Generations Dental care team. Heather has a kind caring nature and is skilled in many aspects of the dental field. She truly enjoys working with such a talented and compassionate team. Heather and Adam are Concord natives and high school sweethearts. They welcomed their daughter Grace in 2015 and their son Hudson in 2019. As a family, they enjoy going on bike rides, gardening, and spending time with family.
Amanda has worked for our practice since 2012. She was schooled and trained in dental assisting and nutrition in New York before moving to New Hampshire with her husband and family. You will find Amanda working with any one of our general dentists, or with our endodontic specialist. She is also the x-ray and patient records coordinator and has more recently taken on the role of marketing coordinator. She and her husband have a beautiful daughter named Rosalie. Outside of the office, Amanda loves cooking, reading, gardening, and spending time with her family.
Christina has been a member of our dental family for a couple of years now, and there’s nothing she enjoys more than being the reason that a patient enjoys and wants to come to the dentist’s office. She achieved her Associates in Health Science from the assisting program at NHTI and is also trained in Invisalign and ZOOM! whitening.
Originally from Warner, Christina is the proud mother of two children named Roman and Harper and has a fiancé named Adam too. She spends lots and lots of quality time with her kids outside of work. Her other biggest passion is dance, and she hopes to one day be able to practice it recreationally in a studio. Before her current position in dentistry, she worked as a Licensed Nursing Assistant in an assisted living facility, specializing in patients with dementia/Alzheimer’s.
Terri’s career in the dental field amazingly spans almost 40 years! She is an Expanded Duty Ortho Assistant with certifications in radiation health and safety, coronal polishing, infection control, and nitrous oxide administration. She has a deep passion for her work and loves spending time alongside such an amazing team at Generations Dental Care!
At home, Terri has a loving, fun, and hilarious family. When she isn’t caring for patients at the practice, her biggest hobby is easily doing crafts and scrapbooking.
Ashlynn is relatively new to our dental team, but she already really enjoys working with Dr. Hopeck and helping patients have pleasantly smooth appointments. She earned her education at NHTI and is trained in CPR as well. In her free time, she really enjoys camping in the summer months, playing basketball, and going to various concerts.
Melissa graduated from NHTI in 2004, and her career in the dental field now covers over 15 years. In addition to her dental assistant training, she is also a Certified Orthodontic Assistant and has helped provide dental rehabilitation for young children in the past. She loves the great working family at Generations Dental Care and being able to help so many people truly love their smiles again!
A Deerfield native, Melissa has two beautiful children named Cameron and Charlotte at home who are her world. Together, they love to do anything outside, go on hikes with their puppy Sugar, and explore on fishing boat trips with her boyfriend john. They also have a vegetable garden at home and grow big pumpkins – last year’s winner was 530 pounds!
Amber graduated from the NHTI Dental Assisting program in 2019. During her studies, she was the recipient of the American Dental Assistant Association Achievement award. Amber loves assisting our doctors and patients! “I love that I can bring a smile to my patient’s faces and make a positive difference in their lives.” Amber and her husband recently bought their first home, where they live with “fur baby” named Autumn! When she is not at the office, she loves golfing with her family and spending time with friends!
Tiffany joined our team of assistants in 2018! She completed her studies at Seacoast Career School and has additional advanced training in coronal polishing, infection control, and dental sealants. She loves what she does because she can “help people feel confident in their smile!” Since she joined the Generations Dental Care practice, she “has really enjoyed getting to know each and every one of our patients.” Tiffany and her husband Mike recently welcomed their first baby boy, Maverick to their family. When she is not at the office, you can find her coaching varsity cheerleading, practicing photography, or spending time outdoors at the lake!
Angela has enjoyed working in the dental field since 2003. She gladly joined the team at Generations Dental Care in 2011. Angela is very passionate about her career as a Dental Hygienist. Educating patients on how to help them improve their oral and overall health is of utmost importance to her. As the technology is constantly changing, she strives to remain on the cutting edge so that she can provide the best care to patients. Angela is an active member in the New Hampshire Dental Hygienists Association and has earned state certifications in Local Anesthesia and Dental Laser therapy. Her kind, gentle, and compassionate manner makes patients feel very comfortable with her. When she is not caring for patients, she enjoys spending time with her husband and three young children.
Masha grew up in Ukraine before moving to New Hampshire in 2001. She graduated from NHTI in 2010 with her Associates in Dental Hygiene and has been with Generations Dental Care since 2012. Masha is very happy to be a part of such a knowledgeable and friendly team. She enjoys meeting new patients every day and making dental appointments a positive experience for them, as well as taking care of their dental needs. In her spare time, Masha loves to travel as much as possible, whether it is to visit her family in Ukraine or to discover new, exciting places.
Marissa grew up in Weare, NH and graduated from NHTI in 2015 with an Associates degree in Dental Hygiene and also holds a certificate in Local Anesthesia. She is proud to have joined the Generations Dental Team in late 2015. Marissa enjoys meeting new patients and strives for every patient’s dental experience to be an enjoyable and positive one. In her spare time she enjoys being outdoors, fishing, gardening, and spending time with her husband, Matt.
Brandi has been working in dentistry for over five years so far, first earning her education at NHTI. She is also certified in diode laser therapy and local anesthesia. Here at Generations Dental Care, she really enjoys being able to help nervous patients reduce their anxiety over time.
Originally from Weare, Brandi is very close with her family and spends lots of free time with them. Her other hobbies include kayaking and hiking. She’s gone skydiving before too!
Emma’s career in the dental field spans over three years so far, and she earned her education from NHTI. She also has advanced training in local anesthesia and diode laser therapy. Her favorite part of this position is the patients! She enjoys making them feel comfortable and helping them enjoy the time they spend in the dentist’s office, as well as getting to know them to the point that they feel like family.
Outside of work, Emma enjoys spending time with her husband Joshua, doing yoga, snowboarding, hiking, and fishing. She also hosts yearly kayaking trips with friends and families in the summer on the Merrimack River!
Ali completed her Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Rollins College before pursuing her Associates of Science in Dental Hygiene from NHTI. She also has advanced training in ZOOM! Whitening and diode laser treatment. Today, she’s been working in the field for over five years now. Her favorite part of this position is getting to build lasting relationships with patients and helping them achieve long-lasting confidence in their oral health.
Originally from Vernon, VT, Ali now lives in Barnstead. She has a fiancé and two dogs named Hadley and Tika. When she isn’t busy at the practice, her personal hobbies include hiking, waterskiing, being outdoors, and making memories with her family. She was also on the jump rope team in elementary school and can still show off some cool tricks from time to time!
Kayla graduated from Forsyth at MCPHS in 2010 with her Bachelors in Dental Hygiene. After completing the accelerated Bachelors program in Boston, Kayla moved back to New Hampshire to start her career. Her goal, as a hygienist, is to provide her patients with complete and comfortable care, with a few laughs along the way. In her spare time, Kayla enjoys hiking the various mountains here in New Hampshire. She also enjoys exercising, traveling, and spending time with her husband and two Catahoula pups.
Allie first joined the Generations Dental Care team in March of 2019. She attended NHTI for her education and is also certified in dental lasers, CPR, local anesthesia, and nitrous oxide. She really enjoys being able to get to know patients here at the practice and also help them improve their oral health over time.
Outside of working hours, Allie spends lots of quality time with her family, cooks, goes kayaking, hikes, and plays with her cats Baloo and Deedle. In the past, she worked with Habitat for Humanity and the Boys & Girls Club. She’s planning to move into her first home in Concord with her boyfriend Colby soon!
Danielle is from Strafford and has been working in dentistry for over five years. She studied at the Forsyth School of Dental Hygiene in Boston and is also trained in local anesthesia. Her favorite part of this job is getting to meet new patients, as well as helping them feel newly confident about their smiles. Outside of working hours, she enjoys spending quality time with friends and family, hiking, boating, and kayaking.
Heather has been a member of the Generations team since 2005, supporting our practice as both an assistant and a hygienist. She studied both assisting and hygiene at NHTI, graduating as a member of Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society both times. She is also certified in local anesthesia, nitrous oxide, and laser dentistry. Today, what she loves most about her work is the patient education – teaching others about good oral health and the connection it has to overall health is so rewarding! She also finds it a pleasure to work in such a friendly, caring environment with doctors and other team members who are so clearly passionate about what they do. Heather and her husband Mike have a son named Braden, as well as a dog named Daizy and kitties named Mitzi and Abi. When she isn’t busy at the office, her favorite hobbies include camping, going to the lake, and riding motorcycles.