Meet the Staff

Meet the Expert Team of periodontal  associates of Lafyette

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At Periodontal Associates of Lafayette, we strive to provide the highest quality state-of-the-art periodontal care, while individualizing treatment to each patient’s needs. Call us today!

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Our Office Staff


Gloria, Office Lead

After almost forty years as Office Manager for Dr. David Alexander and then Periodontal Associates of Lafayette, Gloria’s roll in the office has changed. But, she is still an essential part of the office that she loves and calls her family. She visits her three grandchildren in San Francisco as often as she can and two grandchildren in Lafayette. She is a diehard Purdue basketball fan and die’s hard every year!

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RaChelle, Scheduling Coordinator

RaChelle grew up in Kokomo, where she worked as a manager of a Day Spa.  She tries to give our patients the same comforting spa-like experience.  RaChelle spends as much time as possible with her three young grandchildren. She enjoys antique shopping and traveling to white sandy beaches. She’s been an integral part of the team for over 20 years!

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Carlie, Treatment Coordinator

Carlie came to our office with seven years of dental experience.  She handles all of the office insurance and administration duties. She stays busy at home with her two daughters who are involved in twirling competitions and 4-H.



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Sarah, Licensed Dental Hygienist

Sarah has been caring for our patients for over 10 years. She has a passion for hygiene care making our office one of the best. Outside of work she spends time with “her world” : her husband two young kids, her puppies and extended family.  Among her favorite things are, being outdoors, attending sporting events, coffee, food, music, and sunshine.


Selena, Dental Hygienist

Selena is focused on patient care in our hygiene department.  A native of Michoacan in Mexico, she now ventures from Frankfort to go hiking, ziplining, canoeing, working out and spending time with her family.  Her favorite part of traveling is trying different types of food from different cultures.  Selena’s favorite all time show is The Office!

Lindsey, Dental Hygienist

Lindsey has been a licensed dental Hygienist in Lafayette for 17 years. She loves getting to know her patients and helping them with their oral health needs. Outside of work she enjoys watching her son play baseball and playing with her mini double doodle puppy. She also enjoys travel and concerts with her significant other.

Our Dental Assistants

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Brooke, Certified Dental Assistant

Brooke is our Lead Assistant and has been making our clinical care the best since 2005! She has three energetic boys and along with her husband they never have a dull moment. She loves to cheer them on from the sidelines at every baseball and basketball game.  Brooke loves the outdoors, camping, fishing and spending time with family and friends, and anything sports related.

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Jocelyn, Certified Dental Assistant

Jocelyn joined our office after an externship with us in 2016. While she is a Certified Dental Assistant, she helps in many areas of our practice. From greeting and helping patients at the front desk, to assisting chairside and, organizing our Hygiene Study Club. Jocelyn enjoys spending quality time with her young daughter and finding special deals at TJ Maxx or Goodwill. Along with her husband, their family enjoys fishing and swimming.

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Ashley, Certified Dental Assistant

Ashley came to us with many years of dental assisting experience in oral surgery and general practice. She is a positive addition to our top-notch team of assistants.  She spends the bulk of her free time supporting her children in their many activities, including baseball, dance, and gymnastics.

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Beth, Certified Dental Assistant

Beth has enjoyed working with the Lafayette community as a dental assistant for 18 years. She enjoys attending local events with her family, helping her husband manage their two small businesses, and being outdoors as much as possible.  They have three children and love all things fun and competitive.


Rocio, Certified Dental Assistant

Rocio was born in Los Angeles, California, and raised by her mother, who is from El Salvador.  She graduated in 2018 from Ivy Tech through their Dental Assistant Program.  When she’s not spending time with her daughter and boyfriend, she likes to binge watch True Crimes documentaries.