Meet the Team
Katy A. Stewart, Office Coordinator
Katy has worked with Dr. Lee for over 10 years, and she loves working with our wonderful patients. A New Lexington, OH native, Katy studied nursing at Hocking College in Nelsonville. In order to ensure the health and safety of our patients and staff, Katy is CPR and First Aid certified. She is part of a big family of sports fanatics. They especially love basketball. When asked about her family, Katy said, “We are indescribable.” Apart from spending time with her family, Katy enjoys living on a farm, sports, painting, drawing, and music. If you ever think you’re seeing two of Katy, you may not be wrong. She’s a twin!
Valerie D. Worthington, Insurance Coordinator
For the past 21 years, Val has provided quality care to her patients as a surgical assistant. For over 10 years Val has helped Dr. Lee build his practice while sharing her good natured, loving and caring personality with our patients. Working with patients and getting to know them is the best part of Valerie’s job, and what has kept her interested in this business for more than twenty years. A Crooksville, OH native, Valerie graduated from Crooksville High School in 1992 and studied nursing at Hocking College. She provides an added level of service to our patients by maintaining here CPR and radiology certifications, and medical and dental coding skills. Outside the office, Valerie has 3 children who keep her busy. Her oldest daughter has recently graduated from Columbus State University with a degree in Dental Hygiene. Her middle son loves riding dirt bikes, and works with his father. The youngest daughter, is 15 and an excellent athlete. Valerie’s time is filled with hours watching her daughter play ball and do archery. When she’s not busy supporting her children’s talents or keeping our patients happy and healthy, Valerie loves boating, country concerts, riding her Harley, antiquing, and visiting the ocean. This bundle of energy thinks that having fun and laughing is a must, and her positive attitude is contagious.
Missy, Surgical Assistant
For over 35 years Missy has enjoyed meeting patients, making them feel great about themselves and feel more comfortable in the dental chair. Dedicated, dependable and always friendly and outgoing, even the most anxious patient feel at ease around her. Having worked with Dr. Lee since 2005 and in oral surgery for 26 years her experience and expertise is greatly valued! Missy has been married for 32 years with 4 children and 3 grandchildren who she says complete her world. Besides working and contributing to our team, Missy enjoys spending time with her family, friends, and travelling.
Marlenia Rollison, Surgical Assistant
Marlenia Rollison has been working with Dr. Lee as a Surgery Assistant since February 2018. She began working in the dentistry field when she was 19 and she graduated from Philo High School in 2011. Marlenia attended a dental assistant program at DATs and is certified in Basic Life Support and Dental Radiography. Outside of working at Muskingum Valley Oral Surgery, she likes to play with and care for her farm animals. She also enjoys hiking, kayaking, and biking at Salt Fork, Seneca, AEP, and The Wilds. Marlenia has a passion for traveling and loves getting to visit her sister in South Korea.
Jordan Vierheller, Surgical Assistant
Jordan Vierheller has been working in dentistry since 2014. She has obtained her Ohio Radiography Certification and maintains a certification in Basic Life Support. Jordan's favorite aspect of her job is that she gets to make patients feel comfortable in the chair by providing comic relief! When she is not busy dancing around the office, she enjoys spending time with her young son either at home, the park, or on the ball fields. Additionally, Jordan is an animal lover, advocate, and is an active member of her church.
Danielle Johnson, Dental Assistant
Danielle is a Certified Dental Assistant with more than 10 Years of experience. She grew up in Marietta, Ohio. After high school, she moved to Virginia to attend College. Danielle is CPR certified and X-ray certified. She thoroughly enjoys her job and making her patients' visit pleasant and personable. She enjoys going to the beach, traveling to new places, experiencing different cultures, and Spending time with her family.
Rachelle Ellis, Dental Assistant
Rachelle is a Beverly, Ohio native. After spending nearly 5 years living in Colorado, she returned to the MOV to be closer to her family. She is a graduate of Fort Frye high school and attended Marietta College where she was a member of the cheerleading team. Rachelle is a CDA, CPR, and Dental Assistant Anesthesia certified. She loves everything about her job, but especially the connection she shares with every patient. Rachelle’s favorite activities include snowboarding, spending time with her two Goldendoodles and 4 year old daughter Taytum (who can snowboard even better than her mom), hiking, mountain biking, going to the gym, and baking.
Lindsey Morehead, Surgical Technologist
Lindsey Has enjoyed being in the medical field as a Certified Surgical Technologist for over 9 years and has also been a clinical instructor for others wanting to work in surgery. Her Pleasant disposition, love of her work, and dedication to quality care for every patient make her a perfect fit for our team. She maintains her Surgical Technologist Certification, as well as her BLS, Ohio Radiology Certification, and AST Membership. She and her husband, Ryan, are both W.V. Natives and have two daughters. She enjoys spending time with her Family, Singing, Classic films, and being involved in her community through church, different youth outreaches, and serving at her local Shelter.