Our Team

“I work with an award winning orthodontic team that combines hometown values with innovative technology, to create the gift of a lifetime; a confidence-producing, stunning smile!”

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Trudy – Business Office
Years at Hi 5 Orthodontics: 16
Years in Dental: 25 Professional Background: 2 years general dentistry (clinical and front office), 7 years orthodontic assisting, 16 years orthodontic business office.
What do you like best about working at Hi 5 Orthodontics? Everything! I’m so proud to work with a team that has so much knowledge and truly loves what they do.  Our mission is not only to help Dr. G as he creates beautiful smiles, but it is also to do what we can to make a positive impact on our patients and their families!
Personal: My husband and I have 4 beautiful children, all but one are married. We love spending time with them and our 5 grandchildren.  I love sunshine on my face and my feet in the sand. I love helping others and performing random acts of kindness.
Favorite Quote: “Anyone can count the number of seeds in an apple, but only God can count the number of apples in a seed.”
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Andrea – Imaging Coordinator
Years at Hi 5 Orthodontics: 7

Years in dentistry: 7
Professional background: I was hired at Hi 5 Orthodontics directly out of my dental assisting program.
What do you like best about working at Hi 5 Orthodontics? I love how our patients enjoy coming in to see us and everyone I work with is awesome!
Personal: Married, I love to to camping and spend time with family. I have 2 pets, my dog “Ace” and my cat “Kira.”
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Sarah – Clinical Assistant
Years at Hi 5 Orthodontics: 5

Years in dental: 5
Professional background: 5 years dental assisting and administrative office support.
What do you like best about working at Hi 5 Orthodontics?
Personal: I like Zumba! Spending time with family. Movies and music.
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Rachel – Clinical Assistant and    Invisalign Manager
Years at Hi 5 Orthodontics:Years in dental: 7

Professional background: I was hired right out of high school and am also a former patient!
What I like best about working for Hi 5 Orthodontics: Seeing the results of our work and our patients smiles at the end of the day; how happy they are to have a beautiful and stunning smile with boosted confidence.
Personal: Play soccer, tennis and softball, love to sing, come from a big family, love animals and would like to have 12 dogs if I could! I played premier soccer for Spokane Shadow and North Idaho College.
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Katie – Lab Manager

Years at Hi 5 Orthodontics: 2

Years in dental: 2
Professional background: previous to coming to Hi 5 Orthodontics, I was an Invisalign Teen patient and learned dental assisting through the skills center.
What do you like best about working for Hi 5 Orthodontics: I love the environment at Hi 5 Ortho. I knew I wanted to be in the dental field from my first visit and tour at Dr. Hi 5′ office.  The team was so knowledgable and the whole office amazed me! I love the team I get to work with. Everyone is so nice, fun and helpful. Our patients are always genuinely excited to come to their appointments and the relationships we build with them are so great.
Personal: I’m a proud college student. I love being a student and learning new things! I like spending time with my family and my dog “Oldie.” I love traveling, running and golfing!
 
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Diann – Practice Administrator and Treatment Coordinator

Years at Hi 5 Orthodontics: 8.5

Years in dental: 8.5
Professional Background: 20 years office and sales management and office administration.
What do you like best about working at Hi 5 Orthodontics? I love working for Dr. Hi 5, it is so easy to represent someone I fully respect  for his integrity, work ethic and orthodontic knowledge and skill. I love to be a part of our patient’s positive experience here, especially on braces off day! We have THE BEST ortho team you’ll find anywhere, these ladies are amazing.
Personal: Married to my best friend for 17 years. Have 2 boys active in sports and boy scouts. Love to sing, cook, garden, read and camp.
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Kay – Front Office
Years at Hi 5 Orthodontics: 5

Years in dental: 
Professional Background: I was a stay at home mom until my 2 boys were raised. I spent a lot of time volunteering at their schools, for charity events and the PTO.  I then began customer service, office, and human resource work until I began my career in orthodontics field for Dr. Williams.
What do you like best about working at Hi 5 Orthodontics? Hi 5 Orthodontics is a very professional, family-oriented office. The team and Dr. Williams are top notch. I love them all.
Personal: I am an outdoor enthusiast. I run almost daily, compete in half marathons. I love hiking, boating, skiing and golfing.  Reading is also a favorite pastime. Family is most important.
 
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Robyn – Clinical Assistant
Years at Hi 5 Orthodontics: 4

Years in dental: 4
Professional background: graduated dental assisting school 2010. I was hired after my internship at Hi 5 Orthodontics and am a former patient!
What do you like best about working at Hi 5 Orthodontics: I love our fun environment and all of the team members because we all get along and mesh so well. This really is a fun office to come to and that’s what made me as a patient really want to be in dental as a career field. Because this place really does make it fun for kids and adults.
Personal: I come from a small-country town, I enjoy playing softball and volleyball. I have an amazing family!
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Nichole – Admin
Years at Hi 5 Orthodontics: 11.5Years in dental: 17

Professional background: 6 years of general dentistry, 11.5 years orthodontics

What do you like best about working at Hi 5 Orthodontics: I love the people I work with

Personal: Married with 2 children. I love camping, cooking, entertaining, and music