Meet the Team
Courtnee Norman, Office Coordinator
Courtnee Norman has been working with Dr. Lee as an Office Coordinator since December 2020. She graduated from Indian Valley High School in 2007 and attended Kent State University after highschool. Courtnee is CPR and First Aid Certified to help ensure the health and safety of our patients. The best part of Courtnee’s job is daily interaction with patients and getting to know each one of them. Outside of working at Muskingum Valley Oral Surgery, Courtnee and her husband Ray love spending time with their two children, Makenna and Camden. They enjoy playing outside, sports, hiking and spending time with their large family. Courtnee may be the newest member of the team, but she is quickly learning and loving being a part of such an amazingly talented group of individuals.
Valerie D. Worthington, Insurance Coordinator
For the past 27 years, Val has provided
quality care to her patients as a
dental/surgical assistant and now claims processing. For over 17 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. She provides an added level of service to our patients by maintaining her Basic Life Support and Dental Radiography certifications, and medical/dental coding skills. Outside the office, Valerie has 3 children. Her oldest daughter graduated from Columbus State University with a degree in Dental Hygiene. Her middle son works the pipeline and has 3 children himself. The youngest daughter is a student at Ohio University in Athens and is majoring in bachelor in mathematics and sciences.
Valerie loves spending time with family and friends, country concerts, everything in the water and anything that involves laughing! 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, Surgical Assistant
Danielle has worked in the dental field since 2007. She has been a part of the MVOS family since 2017. She is a
certified DA, with BLS and Ohio radiographer certifications. Danielle thoroughly enjoys her job and making her
patients' visits pleasant and personable.
Danielle enjoys spending quality time with her son, Joseph, and their dog, Armin. Together, they enjoy relaxing on the beach in the summer, being adventurous and exploring the outdoors, and being inspired by travel and experiencing different cultures and foods!
Rachelle Thieman, Surgical 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, certified in BLS, CPR, and Dental Assistant Anesthesia. She loves everything about her job, especially the connection she shares with every patient. Rachelle’s favorite activities include snowboarding, spending time with her husband Brandt and daughter Taytum, snuggling her two Goldendoodles, hiking, mountain biking, going to the gym, and baking.
Lindsey Morehead, Surgical Technologist/Surgical Assistant
Lindsey Has enjoyed being in the medical field as a Certified Surgical Technologist for over 15 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 3 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.