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About Your Team

About Your Team

You can expect personal, one-on-one attention from our entire team. At Defiance Center for Dentistry in Defiance we understand that each of our patients has unique wants and needs. That’s why we promote open communication, to understand what you are looking for in your smile, so we can design a care plan that is right for you. We take the time to explain your options, listen to your concerns and answer any questions you may have.

Kathy Priest, EFDA

Kathy has been working for our office since 2002. She has over 20 years experience as an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant. She graduated from Case Western Reserve University in 1991. She is highly experienced in clinical and esthetic dentistry, and is especially skilled in assisting with custom ceramics and cosmetic restorations. Kathy is married to Mike Priest and they have 4 children; Matthew, Amanda, Jay and Sara.

Greta Shock, EFDA

Greta Shock has been in the dental field for over thirteen years and loves her career choice. She became an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant in 2011. She loves helping people and making every dental procedure a success. Greta went to Paulding High School, Vantage Vocational School, and Owens Community College. She is an animal lover and enjoys outdoor activities.


Julie Font, RDH

Julie is a Registered Dental Hygienist who graduated from Rhodes State College in 2004. She is certified in CPR and the administration of local anesthesia and nitrous oxide. Julie is very passionate about dental hygiene and enjoys serving patients by providing them with the best quality of care. In her free time, Julie enjoys outdoor activities, traveling, spending time with friends, and raising her son T3 along with her husband, Tim.

Brittany Spotts, RDH

Brittany has been a Dental Hygienist for our practice since 2011. She has been certified in radiology and CPR. Brittany enjoys working with patients on periodontal care and works to meet the needs of each of her patients. She is married to Andrew and they just had a baby boy named Corbin.

Miranda Miller, RDH

Miranda is a Registered Dental Hygienist and graduate of Rhodes State College. Her most enjoyable part of being a hygienist is educating patients on the importance of dental health and how it affects the rest of their body. Miranda also coaches the Napoleon Middle School cheerleaders, helps at the Defiance Dance Studio, and enjoys spending her free time with family and her dog, Bob.

Amber Oberhaus, BA

Amber is a Business Assistant who has been with our office since the beginning of 2014. She has previous management and customer service experience and is enjoying her career in the dental field. Amber loves spending time with her son, Waylon. She is also an animal lover with 3 dogs, 1 cat, and 1 fish.

Rachel Caryer, BA

Rachel started with the Defiance Center for Dentistry in February of 2016 and is enjoying her career path in the dental field. She has past experience in customer service and a 2 year degree from Northwest State Community College. Outside of work, Rachel likes to spend time with her family, friends, and 2 year old puppy, Sydney.

Maycee Denning, RDH EFDA

Maycee is a graduate of the Ohio State University's college of dentistry. At our office, she is a dental hygienist, assistant, as well as an expanded functions dental auxillary. She is passionate about providing comprehensive dentistry and personalized care. Outside of the dental office, Maycee enjoys spending her time with her family, especially her nieces and nephews. She currently resides in Payne with her husband, Gabe, and their dog, Zoey.