Always Meet Each Other With a Smile!

Meet Our Staff

At ELD Orthodontics, we take great pride in our team. We strive to provide the absolute best patient care possible at each appointment. From the time you first call the office to schedule an exam until the day that your braces come off, we hope that you love our team members and have a great experience.

Alyssa - Orthodontic Technician
Hi, my name is Alyssa.  I graduated from the IPFW Dental Assisting Program and started working for Dr. Eric in 2012.  I can usually be found working in the clinic with patients.  I enjoy meeting all of our patients and creating friendships with all of the families diring their time here.  I am responsible for our offices OSHA standards and training new clinic staff members.  In my time away from the office, I love spending time with my fiance Ryan and our daughter Mia.  I look forward to seeing all of your smiling faces? :)

Amy - Orthodontic Technician
I have had the pleasure of working with Dr. Eric for over 17 years.  I am 1999 graduate of the IPFW Dental Assisting Program.  Along with my job here at ELD, I spent 10 years teaching Orthodontic Assisting at IPFW.  Most of my years here at ELD have been spent in the clinc working directly with patients. The time that I spend away from the office can easily be described as busy.  Along with my husband Shon, I stay very busy raising our daughter Charlotte.  We love to travel and spend time as a family.  I look forward to seeing you at your next visit.

Arlene - Insurance Coordinator

More info coming soon....

Beth - Clinical Supervisor
I have had the pleasure of working along side Dr. Eric for nearly 20 years.  I am a graduate of IPFW with a degree in Dental Science.  When I started working for Dr. Eric, I was a lab tech and then I became a clinic tech.  Over the past few years I have transitioned into working as te Clinic Supervisor.  In my time away from the office, I enjoy spending time with my husband Dave and our two beautiful daughters, Sami and Brooke.  My family enjoys horses, trail riding, traveling and spending time together.  I look forward to seeing you in the office.

Dana -Treatment Coordinator
Hello, I'm Dana.  As a Treatment Coordinator, I enjoy helping Dr. Eric with his new patients.  It is exciting to assist patients to begin their orthodontic treatment and start on the road to a beautiful smile.  When I am not working, I love spending time with our children and grandchildren.  My husband and i also enjoy spending time at our cabin in Michigan's upper peninsula.  I look forward to helping you start your journey to loving you new smile.

Donna - Treament Coordinator/Office Manager
Hi, I'm Donna and I have worked for Dr. Eric for over 10years.  As a Treatment Coordinator, I enjoy meeting new patients and their parents.  When I'm not at work I love to read, travel, shop and spend time with my four grandchildren,

Erica - Orthodontic Technician
I am one of the very new faces that you will see around the office.  I started working for Dr. Eric in April of 2016.  I come to ELD with over two years of orthodontic experience and I ma a 2013 graduate of the IPFW Dental Assisting program.  I, along with my husband Brent, have a one year old daughter AnaMae.  We enjoy being outdoors, hunting, and riding four wheelers.  I also really enjoy competing in tri-athlons.  I look forward to getting to know all the patients here at ELD.

Jamie - Orthodontic Technician
Hi my name is Jamie and I am one of the clinic techs here at ELD. I have worked with Dr. Eric for over a year but I have been working in orthodontics since 2002.  I love my job and all the patients that I see on a daily basis.  While I am away from the office, I love to spend time with my husband and our 4 boys.  We love to camp and do numerous ourdoor activities.  I look forward to seeing you the next time you're at the office.

Janet - Treatment/Financial Coordinator
I'm one of the new faces here at ELD.  I joined the team in the spring of 2016.  I come to ELD with many years of experience.  I started working in the orthodontics field in 1983.  I love to see all the positive changes that happen during a patients treatment.  I am thrilled to be a part of the ELD team.  While I'm away from the office I love to travel, work in my flower gardens and spend time with my husband and two daughters.

Karrie - Lab Technician Kendallville
Hi my name is Karrie.  I am the ELD Lab Tech, and because I work in the lab, you may never see me.  I fabricate all the appliances that are needed for our patients.  You might say I work behind the scenes.  I am a 2012 graduate of the IPFW Lab Tech program and I cam to ELD in 2014.  I enjoy making and designing new retainer options for our patients.  I also enjoy famiy time while I am away from the office.  Along with my husband, I am the proud parent to three amazing kids.  My oldest son will soon be joining the Air Force.  We enjoy spending time togetheras a family and making memories.

Melinda - Lab Technician Angola

More info coming soon...

Mike - Operations Manager
Hello, my name is Mike and I am the Accounts Receivable/Operations Manager here at ELD.  I have 10 years experience in business/finance with degrees from IPFW and the Univeristy of Saint Francis.  When I am not working, I enjoy watching the Dtroit Tigers, Indianapolis Cots and IU.  My favorite activity is spending time with my wife Lindsay, dughter Emmylou, son Truman and our newest addition Annalee.

Shelby - Front Desk Coordinator
Hi, my name is Shelby and you can find me at the front desk in our Angola office.  On occasion, you may find me in the lab helping to fabricate appliances.  I have been part of the ELD team since 2012 and I could not be happier to work with such a wonderful staff!  I live in Hicksville, OH with my husband, my active toddler son and our spoiled puppy.  I look forward to seeing your new bright smiles in our office very soon.

Sherri - Marketing/Front Desk Coordinator

More info coming soon...


Stephanie - Orthodontic Technician
I have worked at ELD for over 2 years and I am a graduate of Ross Medical.  I love working with kids and seeing the smiles that I am helping to create.  I also love spending time with my amazing husband Jason, our two young sons Hunter and Houston and we are expecting a little girl in August.  I also enjoy photography, hunting, fishing and being outdoors.