Meet Our Team
Mary, Front Office Administrator
Mary is the first smiling face you will see when you visit the office. Her kind and caring personality ensures that you will feel welcome and at ease, no matter what the reason for your visit. Mary was a patient of Dr. Mark's before she joined the practice in 2008, and she knows how you as a patient want to be treated. Her awesome attention to detail is the reason all business and administrative aspects of the office run so smoothly. Mary's husband is an electrical contractor, and together they designed and built their current home. They both enjoy cooking, gardening, travel, and anything to do with the great outdoors.
Jenny, Front Office
Jenny joined the front office team in 2011. She will always be available to greet you with her warm smile and cheerful personality. Jenny grew up in Michigan's upper Peninsula and has a Bachelor's degree in Medical Dietetics from Ohio State University. She resides in Gurnee with her husband. They have four children, three young adults living on the East Coast and one that is attending The University of New Hampshire pursing a degree in Occupational Therapy. Jenny enjoys traveling, seeking out new cuisine and restaurants, baking, taking long walks with her two basset hounds, and hiking.
Tabrea is a graduate of Southern Illinois University. She received her Associate Degree in Dental Hygiene in 1993 and her Bachelor's degree in Healthcare Management in 1994. Tabrea has been with Dr. Mark since 1999. The expertise and periodontal experience she brings to the practice will help promote your dental health. Tabrea is a real "people" person and will take the time to thoroughly explain your dental health. She enjoys interacting with her patients and is great with children. She will make you feel comfortable about your dental care and during your visits with us. Tabrea is married with two grown daughters. She enjoys doing yoga and taking walks.
Alina, Dental Assistant
Alina was born in Lithiuania and received her Dental Assistant's degree in 1995. She joined Dr. Mark's practice in 2007. Besides her native tongue and English, Alina is also fluent in Russian and has some knowledge of Polish. Alina will make you feel comfortable and at ease during your dental appointment. She will always greet you with a friendly smile and interesting stories. In her spare time, Alina likes to travel, cook, garden, hike and spend time with her family. Alina and her husband live in Spring Grove. They have a grown son and daughter, two grandchildren and a black lab.
Beata, Dental Assistant
Beata is originally from Poland. She joined Dr. Mark's practice in 2015. Beata became a dental assistant in 2005 so that she could help people maintain their oral health. There are many things Beata enjoys about being a dental assistant, but the one that she enjoys the most is talking to our patients and making them feel at home and comfortable. When Beata is not at work, she enjoys spending time outdoors with her family. Her hobbies are baking, volleyball, and gardening. Beata and her family reside in Vernon Hills. Her son attends dental school in Poland and her daughter is a student at University of Michigan.