Meet The Bowling Green Team
At the core of our dental practice is a friendly team of Bowling Green, KY pediatric dental professionals that are dedicated to your utmost comfort and optimal oral health. We view each patient as a unique individual, and tailor each treatment to your specific needs. As part of our commitment to providing close, personalized attention to every patient, we want to encourage patient communication. Please know that we are here to provide outstanding patient care, and that we value the trust you have placed in us.

Paula Aydt

Office Manager

Paula will often be the person greeting a patient at their appointment with her cheery smile! Paula has spent a great deal of time around children, having three children of her own and five grandchildren! Apart from family and work she enjoys spending time with her husband of 36 years, gardening, bass fishing, and she is a member of her church. Paula is also a wonderful cook; just ask any of the staff members! 

Marisela Quintanilla

Office Manager

Meet Marisela!  She's a fun loving girl who doesn't mind rolling up her sleeves and going to work.  One of her favorite things to do is laugh!  When she's not at work she can be found loving on her cutie-pie of a son Connor.

Amy Meeks

Billing Assistant

Meet Amy - She has been in the insurance field for 20 years. Amy is happily married with 4 beautiful daughters. She enjoys sunshine and working outdoors! She loves to spend time with her friends and family and watching her kids play sports. In her free time, she loves to decorate and is a huge love of anything that involves shiplap.

Shannon Pattee

Billing Manager

Meet Shannon - Shannon graduated from Vanderbilt University and currently oversees our billing department. She's happily married to her husband Ryan and they have 3 beautiful kids! When she's not at work, Shannon enjoys listening to music, playing disc golf, and generally whatever the kids are into.

Jennifer Hendrick

Billing Coordinator

Meet  Jennifer - Jennifer has 20+ years of experience in the insurance field and is our Billing Coordinator. She's a Bowling Green native, graduating from Warren East High School and attended SKYCTC as well. Jennifer is married with 2 kids and 2 step-daughters! Jennifer also runs a business making t-shirts and vinyl designs in her free time. When she's not at work, she enjoys shopping and watching movies.

Shanna Moore

Registered Dental Hygienist

Shanna graduated from Western Kentucky University with her Associates Degree of Science for Dental Hygiene. She loves being a mom to her daughter, Madison, and to her three fur babies. Shanna enjoys being involved with church youth group activities, book club, being outdoors, and working with her nephew who has Down Syndrome to become more independent.

Michelle Harper

Extended Functions Registered Dental Assistant/Hospital Assistant

Michelle completed her training at Kentucky Dental Academy and received her certificates in Basic Dental Assisting, Expanded Duties Dental Assisting and Coronal Polishing. Michelle is happily married with 3 beautiful daughters. Her hobbies include hiking, traveling, and exercising. She also loves traveling to Whitefish, Montana and anything involving snow!

Ashley Miller

Registered Dental Assistant/Hospital Assistant

Ashley completed her training at Assist to Succeed Southern Kentucky and received a certificate in Basic Dental Assisting and Radiation Safety. She values spending time with family, friends and her three beautiful children. Ashley enjoys going to the movies, shopping and doing crafty Pinterest projects.

Jessica Lovos-Morales

Registered Dental Assistant/Hospital Assistant

Jessica is originally from El Salvador. She moved to the United States in 2007 and speaks two languages, English and Spanish. Jessica recently graduated from The Medical Institute of Kentucky as a Registered Dental Assistant. In her free time, she likes to play soccer and spend time with her husband and two children.

Heather Hunt

Registered Dental Hygienist

Meet Heather, she is a graduate of Western Kentucky University where she earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene.  Heather is a wife and proud mom of 3 great kids!  When she's not caring for patients, Heather can be found helping out around the family dairy farm.  She loves her job, and strives to be the friendliest, most fun hygienist she can be.  Her goal is to make a difference in her patient's lives.

Callie Butler

Registered Dental Hygienist

Callie hails from Auburn, KY and joined SKY in June 2021 as a Registered Dental Hygienist.  She is a graduate of Western Kentucky University and holds a bachelor's degree in dental hygiene.  Callie enjoys meeting all of our incredible patients and making their teeth sparkle! She has one pet, her "cat-son" Fletcher!

Lourdes Lovos

Registered Dental Assistant/Hospital Assistant

All the way from Central America, meet Lourdes!  She was born and raised in El Salvador. She loves to laugh and dance!  She also enjoys traveling and spending time with her family.  Lourdes earned her certification in Dental Assisting from The Medical Institute of Kentucky (TMIKY).

Naug Meh

Administrative Assistant/Burmese Ambassador

Meet Naug Meh, she is originally from Thailand. She has been living in Kentucky for a few years now and  she loves it! She graduated from Sterling High School in New Jersey. Naug Meh speaks Karenni, Burmese, and English and is a great addition to our team! Naug Meh loves to cook and spend time with friends and family. She also just welcomed her first baby into the world and loves being a mommy!

Kayla Allen

Benefit Verification Specialist

Meet Kayla - Kayla was born and raised in the small town of Smiths Grove, KY. She is happily married to her wife, Miranda. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her fur babies, being outdoors, and expressing her creativity through art and writing.

Thomethia Jefferson

Clinical Assistant

Thomethia is a Kentucky girl who has a smile that can light up a room.  She is currently attending SKYCTC with hopes of obtaining her Associate's Degree.  She's a talented individual who loves spending time with her children and family!

Chelsea Carver

Clinical Assistant

Meet Chelsea who is a proud Bowling Green resident.  She's a quick learner and has been a great addition to the SKY team.  Chelsea loves to binge watch Netflix and is a huge fan of the show Stranger Things.

Jennifer St. John

Registered Dental Hygienist

Jennifer earned her dental hygiene degree from Western Kentucky University after receiving a degree in communications from the University of Kentucky. Outside of work, Jennifer enjoys spending time with her husband, Eric, her son Houston, and her daughter, Edie. She enjoys volunteering at her children’s school and is active in her church.

Kristie Whiting

Dental Assistant/Hospital Assistant

Meet Kristie! She and her husband have two wonderful little boys and one girl. In her free time, Kristie loves watching Greys Anatomy. She loves to go on family vacations to either the Smokey Mountains or Gulf Shores. 

Deanna Gipson

Registered Dental Hygienist

Meet Deanna - Deanna began her career in dentistry in 2007 as an orthodontic assistant. She then graduated from WKU in 2012 with her degree in Dental Hygiene.

Sabina Avdic

Registered Dental Assistant

Sabina received her certification in Dental Assisting at The Medical Institute of Kentucky. Additionally, she holds a bachelor's degree in Education. Sabina is originally from Bosnia and has been in Kentucky for nearly 25 years. She enjoys spending time with her husband and three children! She has two pets, a dog named Oreo and a cat named Bella.

Marta Lopez

Dental Assistant

Meet Marta - She is a graduate of The Medical Institute of Kentucky where she earned her certification in Dental Assisting. She is a wife and a proud mom of a beautiful daughter and newborn son. Marta is originally from El Salvador and has been living in Kentucky for a few years now.

Morgan Holt

Work Study

Morgan is a work study at SKY Pediatric Dentistry. She is currently attending Western Kentucky University and is majoring in Biology and Chemistry. Her plan is to go to dental school and open her own practice in the future.

Cheriee Vincent

Billing Assistant

Cheriee is a graduate of the Western Kentucky University RN 2004 program. She is the mother of one wonderful son and daughter-in-law. She is the grandmother of two beautiful granddaughters, Jolee and Jenna, who are her world. She enjoys watching them play basketball and softball and is also UK Basketball's #1 fan. She said she has worked for some wonderful bosses, but Dr. Ashley is at the top. "Dr. Ashley has a heart of gold and never have I worked for a more giving boss."

Daughtry Whitehurst

Hospital Coordinator

Daughtry enjoys spending time at basketball games with her son and gymnastics with her daughter. Her family volunteers at the Humane Society and she is a member of the auxiliary staff at Plano Volunteer Fire Department. Daughtry graduated from SKYCTC with an Associates in Science and has also graduated from TMIKY as a Certified Dental Assistant.

Kimberly Bugsch

Hospital Coordinator

Kimberly graduated from WKU with a Bachelor's degree in Interdisciplinary Studies. She was born in New York but spent most of her life in New Hampshire which is where she calls home. Kim has two older brothers and one older sister. She enjoys spending time with family, including her nieces and nephews.  She has two pets, a dog named Wiley and a cat named Ollie.

Kiersten Powell

Clinical Assistant

Kiersten is from Tennessee but moved to Bowling Green to attend WKU for the nursing program! She aspires to be a neonatal nurse practitioner. In her free time, Kiersten loves to practice yoga and doing makeup.

Wendy Alvarado Lovos

Registered Dental Assistant

Meet Wendy - Wendy was born in El Salvador but loves Bowling Green! Outside of work, Wendy loves spending time with family and friends, including her fiancé and two-year-old son.  On warm weekends, she spends time hiking, kayaking, and participating in other fun outdoor activities!

Jessica Kirtley

Sedation Specialist

Meet Jessica - She is a graduate of the class of 2014 from Western Kentucky University with a degree in Nursing. She is married to her husband Ben and together they have two boys, Noah and Cole. Outside of work, Jessica enjoys spending time with her boys on the lake!

Nae Reh

Administrative Assistant/Burmese Ambassador

Meet Nae Reh, who also goes by James! James and his family came here from Thailand in 2009. He went to Greenwood High School and graduated in the class of 2017. James loves to spend time with his little cousins and his grandma. In his free time, James likes to watch movies and play soccer.

Skyy Davis

Communications Coordinator

Originally from Paducah, Skyy is a WKU Alumni where she obtained her Bachelor's degree in Healthcare Administration. She is always up for a challenge and ready to learn new things at work! Outside of work, she loves spending time with her daughter, Brelann, and her family. She loves shopping, traveling, and being a mom!

Laura Wilson

X-Ray Technician

Hi from Laura! Laura is 21 years old and just recently graduated from TMIKY. She loves working at SKY and hopes to make each child feel safe and happy to come for their dental visit! In her free time, Laura likes to be with friends and family. Her hobbies include baking, cooking, and being outside.

Mireida Villatoro

Dental Assistant

Hi from Mireida! She is the proud mother of two beautiful little girls. Mireida keeps our office flowing by keeping our instruments and rooms sterilized and is an incredible employee!

Cia Grace

Billing Assistant

Meet Cia - Cia came to SKY with 25+ years of billing experience. She received her Bachelor's in Liberal Arts from the University of Evansville. She loves to spend time with her husband of 39 years and their family, especially their grandchildren Cooper and Annmarie. 

Casey Basil

Registered Dental Assistant

Casey joined the SKY Team as a registered dental assistant in 2021, but she began her career in 2018.  She loves meeting patients and their families when they visit our offices. In her time off, Casey spends time with her kids and enjoys watching them participate in fun activities like gymnastics, soccer, and football!