Justin Holloway – Office Manager
Justin D. Holloway is our Office Manager! He joined our team after working in dental management for five years and has over twelve years of business management experience. Justin loves seeing the happy smiles of our patients and helping make sure they have an enjoyable experience at our practice. At our practice, Justin is the welcoming voice on the phone and the friendly face that greets patients when they walk through our door.
Patients having access to care is Justin’s top priority, and he’s always there to lead and support our team to ensure that our staff has everything they need to help patients achieve their oral health goals in a comfortable and positive environment. Justin loves to meet new people and feels blessed to work with such a passionate team to create a comfortable atmosphere for patients who are afraid of going to the dentist.
In his spare time, Justin enjoys working in his yard and watching sports. He’s married to an amazing woman named Charlotte and the couple has one incredibly smart and beautiful nine-year-old daughter named Paige and two miniature Yorkies named Bella and Buffy. As a family, they love to bike, take walks, play board games, watch movies, and vacation in Sunriver to enjoy all the outdoor activities Central Oregon has to offer.
Alaynna Wright – Patient Care Coordinator
Alaynna Wright is our Patient Care Coordinator. She has a background in client service and coordinating, and came to our practice with a year and a half of dental office experience. Alaynna loves working with our team to make sure each patient is receiving the care they deserve. You can usually find her at the front desk, greeting patients with a friendly smile and answering questions and phone calls. Alaynna’s top priority is coordinating benefits and financials so that each patient can get the best care and coverage possible from our team. She is very passionate about dentistry. To Alaynna, there is nothing better than helping a patient gain more confidence and a brighter smile!
In her spare time, Alaynna loves crafting, hiking, and camping. She is happily married to her high school sweetheart, Matthew. Go Oregon Ducks!
Kimberly Gray – Dental Hygienist
Kim began her work in the dental field in 1993 and found that it really suited her. Her passion for helping people achieve and maintain excellent oral health led her back to college in 2000 to earn her degree in dental hygiene. She loves keeping close relationships with patients as well as working with our team. She and her husband of 21 years are the proud parents of two children. Together, they enjoy camping, fishing, hunting, quad riding and vacationing. Kim also likes trying her hand gourmet cooking and interior design—at least, when she gets a chance.
Kelly Clancy – Lead Dental Assistant
Kelly Clancy has been our Lead Dental Assistant for over four years. She was on the Director’s List throughout her entire Dental Assisting Program and loves being a part of our Salem practice. Kelly is a team player who is always willing to jump in and help anyone with anything they need. Her favorite part about working here is spending time with her co-workers. Every one of Kelly’s co-workers is great, and Kelly loves the way that the staff works together as a team. Kelly has a great rapport with her patients and goes out of her way to make sure everyone feels comfortable and important. She is very passionate about what she does and works hard to make sure her patients are happy.
Her family includes two brothers, two sisters, five nephews, nine nieces, two great-nephews, one great-niece, and an amazing seven-year-old boy of her own. In her spare time, Kelly loves to run, camp, fish, boat, play with her son, and spend time with her family. Kelly knows that laughter is the best medicine and loves to joke around!
Gisela Hernandez – Dental Assistant
Gisela Hernandez is an Orthodontic Dental Assistant (EFDA). She has worked at our practice for over six months, and loves working with everyone in ouroffice. Gisela is passionate about providing our patients with top quality care and compassionate dental treatments. Her excellent communication skills and positive attitude help increase the effectiveness of our practice and uplift our team. Gisela assists Dr. Snyder in the care and treatment of each patient to ensure that they are as comfortable as possible. She loves talking to her patients and getting to know them while she helps them achieve their oral health goals.
In her spare time, Gisela Hernandez enjoys skiing, snowboarding, and soccer. As an outdoor enthusiast, Gisela is also an avid camper and loves to go hiking and boating.
Michelle Ramirez – Dental Hygienist
Michelle Ramirez is a Registered Dental Hygienist at Salem Dental and has been providing great care to our patients since July of 2017. She received her Associates Degree in Dental Hygiene at Yakima Valley Community College (YVCC) in 2013.
Michelle is happily married to Francisco Ramirez who is a construction supervisor. They have a son, Felix and an English Bulldog named Roxy. Michelle’s hobbies include 5k runs with the family and 10k and half marathons with her friends. Her family loves to explore Oregon and since nobody in the house can cook, dining out is a big hobby.
Michelle loves the wide variety of patients and great quality dental care that is provided at Salem Dental and contributes to the practice by working alongside the Dr.’s and staff to provide comprehensive e and quality care to patients and have them feel like they are well taken care of. She loves educating patients about preventing Periodontal Disease because in her culture it is believed that teeth are lost due to old age and is written off as a part of life. She prides herself in educating everyone that they can keep their teeth healthy for their entire lives. Teeth are a part of quality of life and sadly it’s not realized until it’s often too late.