Stoner Periodontic Specialists Staff
Ryan Glass Fun Facts:
In his previous life, Ryan was a storm chaser!
Ryan would love to visit the Maldives in the Indian Ocean!
Ryan’s favorite casual restaurant is the Rusty Bucket (the buffalo chicken sandwich is the best)!
Ryan graduated from The Ohio State University in 2003 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene. He was even a Stoner Periodontic Specialist team member during his time at OSU. Ryan particularly enjoys the surgical aspects connected with his job as well as the wonderful opportunity for patient interaction. Ryan is a sports enthusiast with obvious loyalty to the buckeyes. He enjoys spending time with his wife and two sons and he loves to travel.
Kaela Flores/Patient Coordinator
Kaela’s Fun Facts:
She loves being a part of patient transformations!
She enjoys being home on the farm in Steeler Country!
She loves being connected with her small group through Church at Polaris!
Kaela brought her experience working in the field of business when she joined Stoner Periodontic Specialists in 2007. She has enjoyed the transition very much and feels her outgoing personality is a good fit for her position as Patient Coordinator. Kaela is a Pittsburgh native and loves traveling.
Katie Rausch/Dental Assistant
Katie Rausch Fun Facts:
Katie adores her baby nephew and niece!
In her free time, Katie enjoys using her talented makeup skills to beautify others!
Katie is a Columbus expert in dining out!
Biography: Katie joined Stoner Periodontic Specialists in 2006 while finishing up her studies at the Ohio Institute of Health Careers. She graduated with her radiology certificate. She loves working in the dental field because of the interaction she has with patients and the ability to help them achieve optimal dental health. When she’s not at work she enjoys time spent with her family, friends, and her dog.
Amanda Sheipline/Dental Hygienist
When not working you will find Amanda spending time with her 10 year old daughter, Adrien and her
Amanda enjoys swimming, camping and cookouts.
She is the only left-handed hygienist at Stoner Periodontics Specialists!
Amanda has worked with Stoner Periodontics Specialist since July of 2012. She graduated with an Associate of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene from James A. Rhodes State College in Lima, Ohio in June of 2012. Amanda loves working as a hygienist because she believes she can change one smile at a time.
Chuck Lombardo/Practice Manager
Chuck was born and raised in Cleveland Ohio and moved to Central Ohio in 1996. Because of his Cleveland roots he is a Browns and Indians fan. Chuck enjoys spending his free time with his 6 nieces and nephews and loves travel, with his favorite destinations being the Italian countryside.
Chuck is a graduate of The Ohio State University with a BA in Economics. After graduation Chuck began his 13 year career in banking before his transition to Stoner Periodontic Specialists. Chuck’s passion is to help his community thrive, he does this by supporting the following organizations that he either volunteers at or has been on a Director’s Board for; Columbus Symphony Orchestra’s Picnic with the Pops, Ohio State Alumni Association, Wexner Center for the Arts-GenWex, Westerville Music & Arts Festival, Columbus Soup kitchen.
Jane Kidder/Marketing Coordinator
Having spent her entire life in Columbus and her summers on a lake in that State up North, Jane assures us that she does bleed scarlet & grey. Her husband, daughter, and her spend as much time as they can outdoors. They enjoy activities such as hiking, kayaking, and fishing… anything, as long as they can see the sky. She admits to living vicariously through her daughter as she is in her first year of showing horses in 4H. She enjoys refinishing furniture to decorate her own home, or better yet to resell at her antique business she operates with her 2 sisters. She believes in the good in people & that humor is necessary to keep her sane. She also says, and I quote; “I love my gums!” After all, she’s not only an employee, she’s also a patient.
Lewis is a graduate from The Ohio State University in 2003! He prides himself in providing exceptional care to his patients. In his free time he enjoys coaching his 2 boy’s football teams, traveling, and is an avid archer and outdoorsman. He gives back to the community by volunteering at a dental clinic a few evenings a month.
Whitney graduated with her Associate of Applied Science in Dental hygiene degree from Sinclair Community College in 2009. After working for five years in general dentistry, she was ready to make a change and joined Stoner Periodontic Specialist in June of 2014. She has really enjoyed the transition and particularly enjoys the surgical aspects of the job. She loves working with patients towards a goal of overall health through education and treatment. Outside of work, Whitney spends her time with friends and family. She is from Urbana, Ohio and loves the small town life.
Maria Steger/Patient Coordinator
Maria was born and raised in small towns in Minnesota, but has since moved all around the midwest from college at North Dakota State University, relocating to La Crosse, Wisconsin for her retail Store Manager position, and finally to Columbus in November, 2013. She joined Stoner Periodontics in August, 2014, and is very pleased with her career change from helping people with their wardrobes to helping them improve their health and beautiful smiles! Maria loves to travel, dance, attend sporting events, and spend time with family and friends. She is a big fan of the MN Twins and Dallas Cowboys, and is slowly transforming into a Buckeye’s fan. She is very excited to be in Ohio and to explore all that it has to offer (especially the food)!
Lauren Williams/Administrative Assistant
Lauren studied at Bradford College and graduated in 2007. In her own words, Lauren works at Stoner Periodontic Specialists because she strives to make a difference. Her position as Benefit Coordinator is important to her because she has a high regard for patient association. It is personally satisfying to her because she makes every effort possible to make a difference. Lauren enjoys staying physically active and spending time with her dogs; Bentley, Gracie and Sadie.
Robin joined Stoner Periodontal Specialists in September 2014 with 12 years of prior periodontal experience in the central Ohio region. She enjoys traveling and spending time with her husband, Clint. Some of her hobbies include cooking (her husband says she is the BEST cook ever), gardening, antiquing, and reading. She values the communication, interaction and ability to impact, not only each patient’s oral health, but his or her overall health.
Diane has more than 20 years of experience in the retail environment with much of the focus on customer service, project management and training and development. The past 9 years of her career were in a large chain bookstore, where she was responsible for a multi-million dollar business that included complexities such as a multi-media department and food service. It was imperative that she was organized and able to complete multiple projects at one time to be successful.
Born and raised in Springfield Ohio, Laura is a graduate of Catholic Central High School, and went on to attend Ball State University with a major in Psychology. With a clinical background in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Laura has over 15 years of experience in the dental field. She loves the transition and opportunities she has received through Stoner Periodontic Specialists. Laura thinks everyone deserves a beautiful smile! Outside of the office, Laura is happily married, with two children Hunter and Lily. She enjoys spending time with her friends and family, traveling, her animals, and Cleveland Browns Football!
Amy grew up in Southeast Ohio along the Ohio river. She is married and has three children, two boys and one girl. Amy stays busy with her children as they are all members of 4-h. Their other activities include band, soccer, basketball and baseball. Amy and her husband spend their free time traveling on their motorcycle and taking part in charity rides. She is a supporter of the Wounded Warrior Project. Amy has a Medical Coding and Billing diploma and is working toward her certification as a biller.