Jessica graduated from Ferris State University with a degree in Applied Arts and Science of Dental Hygiene in the spring of 2016. She is also licensed to administer local anesthesia and nitrous oxide. While in hygiene school she did an internship for Dr. Dater and loved the atmosphere, staff, and patients. She also helped the office out and filled in for maternity leave and is now a full-time hygienist in the office. She is extremely happy to be a part of such a hardworking and dedicated office. When Jessica is not working she enjoys spending time with her friends, family, and two rescue dogs Kobe and Mia. Some of her hobbies include camping, cooking, crafts, and spending time on the water. She was also involved in a dental mission trip to Guyana, South America and enjoys the opportunity of being involved in this type of volunteer work.