Meet the Team at Penterson & Booth Family and Cosmetic Dentistry
Front Office Team
Sandie – Front Office Team
Sandie was raised in the Richmond area. She lives in Chesterfield County with her husband and two grown children. Prior to joining the Penterson and Booth Team, she had worked for 24 years as Assistant Store Manager for Ukrops. She currently holds her position on the front office team at Penterson and Booth Family and Cosmetic Dentistry and has been here since 2009. When Sandie is not at the office she enjoys the beach, being outdoors and going to church.
Paulette – Front Office Team
Paulette is a native of Chesterfield County and graduated from Manchester High School. She started work in the dental field in 1976 and has been with Dr. Penterson since 1993. She resides in Chesterfield with her husband Buddy and their three cats. In her spare time, Paulette enjoys motorcycling and boating.
Paulette enjoys dentistry because she knows “that beautiful smiles make beautiful people”.
“I enjoy working here because of the people I work with and the relationships we make with our patients. Many of our patients are just like family. I have enjoyed working with Dr. Penterson because he is very personable, down to earth, and easy to work with. He is very talented, especially in cosmetic dentistry, and I truly believe he enjoys his profession. Dr’s. Lynn & Steve Booth complement Dr. Penterson with new ideas and youthful excitement about doing dentistry. They are big assets to our practice.”
Christi – Front Office Team
Christi is a native of Richmond. She resides in Amelia with her husband and 3 children. She has been a dental assistant since 1988. Christi enjoys the cosmetic side of dentistry. One of the best rewards in dentistry is seeing patients who don’t like to smile, leave our office smiling because of the work we were able to do. Christi enjoys spending time with her family and taking day trips, especially if it’s to the beach.
Lori is a native of Chesterfield County. She joined the Penterson and Booth DDS Team in the spring of 2011 and is truly enjoying it. She is married to a wonderful man and has four children and two grandchildren. She enjoys family time, working with the children in her church and going to the beach.
Susan – Dental Hygienist
Susan is a native of Delaware and graduated from University of Delaware prior to attending Virginia Commonwealth University and earning her degree in dental hygiene in 1990. She has been working with Dr. Penterson since 2001. She currently lives in Midlothian with her husband, Mark, their two teenage children and two dogs. Her spare time is spent with her family.
Susan takes pride in being very thorough and providing her patients with optimal care.
Christy – Dental Hygienist
Christy was born in Waynesboro, Virginia and raised in Chesterfield County. She went to Clover Hill High School, where she played soccer. In 2001 Christy graduated from VCU with a bachelor of science degree in dental hygiene. She joined our team in 2009.Christy is married with two grown boys. In her free time, she enjoys reading, spending time with her family and playing soccer.
Christy enjoys dental hygiene because she loves educating patients in order to improve their dental health.
Angela – Dental Hygienist
Angela is a native of Chesterfield County. She attended Clover Hill High School and was originally a patient of our practice. Angela joined Penterson and Booth following her graduation from Virginia Commonwealth University with a degree in dental hygiene in 2006. She currently resides in Midlothian. Her hobbies include outdoor activities, playing sports and going out to eat.
Angela’s favorite part of working in the dental field is “seeing the positive changes in the patient’s dental health and appearance.”
Samm – Dental Hygienist
Samm was born in Fairfax, Virginia and raised in the town of Victoria, She graduated from Longwood University in 2015 and received her Dental Hygiene Degree from Virginia Western in 2017. One of her favorite aspects of working in the dental field is seeing someone smile because they LOVE their smile. In Samm’s free time she enjoys playing volleyball, spending time at the gym, and being active outdoors.
Wendy – Dental Assistant
Wendy is a native of Midlothian and graduated from Manchester High School. She has been working as a dental assistant since 1997 before coming to work with Dr. Penterson in 2001. She lives in Chesterfield with her husband Jesse and their two children. Her free time is spent at church, vacationing at Lake Gaston, and spending time with her family.
Wendy enjoys “the challenge of assisting patients in achieving a bright, beautiful smile”.
Shawna – Dental Assistant
Shawna has been a dental assistant since 2001 and has been working at Penterson and Booth DDS since 2008. She enjoys dentistry because she likes helping people feel great about their smile, getting to know the patients and she also enjoys the team of people that she works with. Shawna lives in Powhatan County with her husband and two children. Her interests outside of the office include spending quality time with her family, four-wheeling with her husband, skating with her daughter and going out on their boat. She also loves to shop!
Kayla – Dental Assistant
Kayla was born and raised in Midlothian and graduated from Manchester High School. She has always worked with children and decided to go into the dental field a little over a year ago. She joined our team in June 2017 right before Drs. Lynn and Steve had their third baby girl named Kamryn. She helps out in the office as a dental assistant and is an in-office nanny for sweet Kamryn, She enjoys being around children and helping to make people feel confident and great about their smile.