Kimmy — Clinical Coordinator/Orthodontic Assistant
Hobbies: I enjoy yoga and walking in my neighborhood.
Family: I have four nieces, one nephew and two great nieces that I really love spending time with.
Favorite Food: Chicken Romano
What I love about Pittsburgh: The small town feel!
From Kimmy: “I have worked for Dr. Smith for 34 years. Our office is a great place to work and I truly enjoy talking to our patients and helping them get excited about their orthodontic treatment!”
Cathie — Financial/Insurance Coordinator
Hobbies: My boys are heavily involved in baseball. I enjoy watching them play!
Favorite Vacation Spot: Cape May, New Jersey — I’ve been going there every year since 1990.
If Cathie was in the Wizard of Oz, she’d be… “The Wizard,” able to grant everyone’s wishes!
Family: My hubby, Mark, and two wonderful boys named Neil and Cody.
Favorite Memory from Smiles by Smith: A Christmas outing to Pittsburgh Glass
From Cathie: “I grew up in the North Hills and have worked in the dental field for 21 years. I enjoy working for Dr. Smith and the staff — lots of fun! Cathie@smilesbysmith.com — E-mail me with any questions!”
Linda — Treatment Coordinator
Favorite Food: anything and everything pumpkin!!
Family: My husband, Pete; two daughters, Chelsea and Brigitte; and two grandchildren, Tatum and Cavern
If Linda was in the Wizard of Oz, she’d be… “G(linda)” — the good witch, able to make all your dreams come true!
What I love about Pittsburgh: The people
From Linda: “I have worked in this office forever and a day and still enjoy it! Living in the area, I have the opportunity to see patients outside the office.”
Jamie — Orthodontic Assistant
Family: Myself; fiancée, AJ; and daughter, Lexie, reside in Lower Burrell. My daughter, Jacey, attends IUP, and my oldest daughter, Ashley, lives in Latrobe with my grandchildren, Rhode and Iren. I’ve been in the orthodontic field for 21 years and joined Dr. Brad’s team in May 2013.
Hobbies: cooking, working out, and hanging with friends and family
Favorite Food: I love trying new foods. Filet mignon is my favorite, but I also love Mediterranean and sushi.
What I love about Pittsburgh: Big fan of the Pittsburgh Steelers! AJ and I make as many games as we can… tailgating and walking along the North Shore.
Favorite Vacation Spot: Riviera Maya, Mexico
From Jamie: “I enjoy working with the girls and Dr. Brad… we have a lot of fun!”
Karen — Orthodontic Assistant
Hobbies: walking, gardening, painting, and cooking
Family: Husband, Mike; and my two sons, Michael and Jeff. I also have two Yorkies, Georgie Girl and Hannah!
Favorite Actor: Pierce Brosnan and Patrick Swayze
Favorite Food: Seafood! Crab, clams, and lobster!
Most Memorable Time at Smiles by Smith: Delivering pumpkins to local dentists!
From Karen: “I have worked in the field of orthodontics for 21 years. I have been with Dr. Brad for four years. This is the most fun I have had in an office ever.”
Laura — Orthodontic Assistant
Hobbies: drag racing and reading
If Laura was in the Wizard of Oz, she’d be… “Toto!” He was the smartest of the bunch.
Favorite Actor: Harrison Ford
From Laura: “I have worked in the orthodontics field for 16 years, and Dr. Brad’s office is the most fun and inviting office I have ever worked in.”
Christina — Treatment Coordinator
Hobbies: skiing, cooking, scuba diving
Family: crazy Italian family!
Favorite Food: Italian, Latin—Asia fusion, Mexican, Seafood
Favorite Vacation Spot: Fort Lauderdale, FL
From Christina: “I’ve worked in other offices, and it’s refreshing to work in an office that truly cares. Each patient is seen with enthusiasm and compassion, something not easily found these days.”