The Amazing and Caring Team At Penacook Family Dentistry




Ariel graduated from NHTI-Concord’s Community College with honors and a dual associate in Dental Hygiene and Health Sciences. She is licensed in the state of New Hampshire in: Dental Hygiene, as well as the Administration of Local Anesthesia and Nitrous Oxide Sedation. She is also certified as an American Heart Association, Basic Life Support Provider.

Ariel has a passion for all her patients from those with the newest teeth to the oldest. She brings her love and enthusiasm for the field of dental hygiene to educate and care for her patients, providing each patient with tailored evidence-based care. In her spare time, she enjoys collecting dental antiques, spending time with her husband, two young kids and animals, reading, painting and being outdoors.



Dental Assistants

As a child it was Karyl’s dream to be a dental assistant. After Graduating from NHTI in 1990 she started her dream career as a certified dental assistant. Karyl joined our team in August of 2014. Karyl enjoys spending time helping her patients reach their optimal dental health. She strives to make each patient feel comfortable during their dental visit. When not at the office she enjoys her family, and the farm life. She spends much of her time enjoying nature, riding one of her horses or hiking with her dogs.



Dental Assistants

Debbie graduated from NHTI in 1976 and spent the next 8 years trying to find her dental home prior to joining Penacook Family Dentistry in 1984. Over the years she has enjoyed working with families and watching their children grow up and return with their children. She remains passionate about her career especially with additional education and the practice of oral surgery, implant dentistry, and periodontics within the office. When she is not at the office she can be found in her gardens, walking or spending time with her family.



Dental Assistants

Trisha joined us in July 2020 as a dental assistant. She enjoys working with an amazing team! Trisha has over 13 years of previous dental chair side experience. She holds certification in radiation safety and infection control.

Trisha extends her interest camping, snowmobiling and spending time with her husband and two children Brittney and Jack!



Patient Care Coordinator

Stacy joined our practice in 2019 as a patient treatment plan coordinator. Stacy enjoys working with an amazing team.

Stacy grew up in the Penacook area so it’s nice for her to see familiar faces walking through our door. When not at the office she loves spending time with her family. She loves the outdoors, especially in the fall.

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Patient Care Coordinator

Shelbi has been working in the dental field as an appointment coordinator for the past 5 years. She enjoys interacting with the patients and ensuring a positive experience.

Shelbi loves to spend her free time with her husband, son, and 2 dogs. She also enjoys drawing, and utilizing her creativity as a licensed hair stylist.


Office Manager

Jodi has been in the dental field for over 15 years. Starting as a dental assistant in 2003. Schooling from Boston University of Dentistry. Currently, her role is that of front desk office manager and patient care coordinator. She enjoys helping transforms patient’s smiles and interacting with patients and making sure they receive quality service and attention. Our patients and staff enjoy her bubbly, positive personality, and contagious smile. Jodi loves to spend time with her adult children and granddaughter. In her spare time, she enjoys her quiet country life, reading and planning her next big adventure.