Staff

Kris
Office Manager
Having earned an Associate’s Degree in Accounting from International Business College, Kris has worked with the practice since 1994 and takes pride in her role as our office manager. Throughout that time, she has enjoyed meeting new patients and working to help them understand and utilize their insurance benefits for achieving optimal oral health. Kris also relishes her role as a mom, having raised two daughters.
Nicole
Office Assistant
A Plymouth High School graduate, Nicole received her degree in Medical Assisting in 2008 from International Business College. She joined BFD in 2011 and has been a great addition to our office. It is important to her that patients feel welcome from the moment they enter our door and that she is readily available to assist them in any way. When not working to help patients at the front desk, Nicole also works to assist Dr. Borden with patients during treatment. Nicole resides with her husband and children in Argos.
Kelly
Office Assistant
Kelly is a 2008 Plymouth High School graduate with a post secondary background in Education. Looking for a professional change, she joined the BFD team in 2017. Kelly is inviting to patients when they enter the office and makes every effort to help in any way. Kelly loves being a mom to an adventurous and busy daughter and enjoys spending time with her family and crafting.
Bethany
Dental Hygienist
Bethany grew up in Etna Green, but now resides in Granger with her husband and golden retriever, Harlow. She earned her degree in Dental Hygiene from Indiana University South Bend in 2012 and in addition to being a licensed hygienist, she is licensed to administer local anesthetic. Shortly after graduation, she joined our office to start her career. Bethany works to create a relaxed atmosphere, yet always maintains the highest standard of care and loves the relationships she builds with her patients.
Jessica
Dental Hygienist
Jessica earned her degree in Dental Hygiene from Indiana University South Bend in 2014 and we welcomed her at BFD just a few months later. In addition to being a licensed hygienist, she is licensed to administer local anesthetic. Jessica takes pride in providing patients with an understanding of the care they receive and equipping them with the knowledge of what it takes to achieve good oral health. She lives in Walkerton with her husband, active dog, and two adventurous cats.
Kelsey
Dental Hygienist
Cari
Dental Assistant
Cari is a 2006 Plymouth High School graduate and joined our practice in 2011. She has invested time in continuing education, becoming licensed in radiology and certified in Cad Cam Dentistry. She strives to ensure that our patients feel comfortable and well taken care of during their visit. A lifelong resident, Cari, her husband, and children continue to call Plymouth home.
Sonya
Dental Assistant
Sonya graduated from Ross Medical Education Center in 2011 with a Certificate in Dental Assisting and joined our practice in 2013. She has devoted her time toward earning her certification in radiology and Cad Cam dentistry, with additional training in Cad Cam dentistry. She is a devoted member of our team, with patient care as her number one priority. She resides in Plymouth with her husband and daughter.
Liz
Dental Assistant
In 2009 Liz obtained her Certificate in Dental Assisting from Everest College and her Dental Radiography License. Shortly after, she continued her training to become an Expanded Duties Dental Assistant. She joined the BFD team in 2017, taking pride in her part to create healthy, beautiful smiles. She strives to make every patient feel cared for while at the office. Originally from Valparaiso, Liz now resides in Plymouth with her husband and two children.