Meet the Team

Connie, Office Manager

As Office Manager, Connie has been the heart of Drs. John and David’s practice for over 27 years. She strives to make sure every patient is warmly welcomed and treated like family. She truly enjoys all the patients she has met over the years. If you have questions about your insurance or any aspect of your visit, Connie is your point woman. She lives in Louisville and is the proud mother of a son and a daughter. She enjoys doing activities with her daughter, Brittany and traveling to North Carolina to visit her son, Cody and daughter-in-law, Carolyn. She enjoys hiking, biking and trip to the beach.

Favorite saying is: “What goes around, comes around.”

Sheree, Patient Care Coordinator

Sheree is our Patient Care Coordinator and joined the team in 2013. She moved here 6 years ago and is enjoying Louisville and all it has to offer. “I love working in an office where patients are seen as family.” In her roll she will be happy to assist you with scheduling convenient appointments or help you with questions you may have about your dental care. She is also our Social Media coordinator, so make sure to say hi on Facebook! When not in the office you will find her spending time with her husband, Jeff, 2 daughters and 2 granddaughters, who are the light of her life. She enjoys gardening and having glue gun in hand for craft projects.

Favorite saying is: “Say what you mean and mean what you say.”

Suzanne, Marketing/Design Specialist

Suzanne has been with the practice for 25 years. She is happily married to Dr. David and is our marketing/design specialist. She is a huge help with office promotion in the community and is involved in marketing the Schaefer Advanced Dentistry brand. She enjoys the outdoors, exercise and fitness and walking with her husband and dog.

Dawn, Expanded Duty Dental Assistant

Dawn has been with Drs. John and David for a total of 27 years. She is our lead expanded duties dental assistant. Patient care is her top priority. She says, “I love my job and I love caring for, helping and educating our patients, and treating them like family.” She lives in Sheperdsville with her husband of 28 years, Donny. They have 2 grown children. Her daughter is an event planner and her son is a sailor in the Navy. They could not be prouder! She enjoys the outdoor life, spending quality time with her family and friends at their cabin at the lake-where they swim, boat and take long walks with their dogs, Dooney and Dixie.

Favorite saying is: “You need to say it-what if tomorrow never comes….”

Shennell, EDDA

Shennell is our newest member of our work family, with 18 years of experience practicing in Hawaii, Colorado and Kentucky. She continues to provide quality care to our patients. “I love helping people to be confident with their smile.”, she says. Shennell lives in Mount Washington with her husband of 11 years and their 3 handsome boys, Piko, Poiu and Noa. In her free time she loves spending time with her family, working out and being outside! Not to mention trips to her home Hawaii!!

Favorite saying: You can take the girl from the island but you can’t take the island from the girl!

Missi, Registered Dental Hygienist

Missi started as a dental assistant nearly 20 years ago. She has worked as a hygienist with Schaefer Advanced Dentistry for 17 years. Her favorite part of hygiene is building relationships with our patients and helping them achieve and maintain excellent oral health. She is leading the team in the newest laser treatment techniques. She lives in Louisville with her husband, Josh and their 2 children , Laiken and Lane. In her free time, she enjoys her children’s sporting events, spending time with friends, working out and eating good food.

Favorite saying is: “A smile is the prettiest thing you can wear.”

Julie, Registered Dental Hygienist

Julie is our dental hygienist and has been with Dr. Schaefer for 16 years. She lives in Louisville with her husband, Mark, and has two grown daughters. Julie was a sales representative for Block Drug Pharmaceuticals for 6 years but missed the personal interaction with patients and returned to clinical practice in 2000. When asked what her favorite part of being a hygienist is she states, “I love every aspect of hygiene. I especially love educating my patients about oral health and knowing that I am helping people and providing a service that is important to their overall health.” In her spare time, Julie enjoys spending time with family, friends and making jewelery.

Favorite saying is: “Accept what is, let go of what was, have faith in what will be.”