Each member of our dental staff is highly trained and committed to providing the best dental health care possible.


Office Manager

I joined the Valencia Family Dental in December 2016. I have been in the dental field for 36 years. I moved to New Mexico in 1998 from Indiana. I have been married for 47 years and have a son and daughter, 3 grandchildren and one great grandchild .



Financial Coordinator

Shayna went to dental assisting school in 2009 and started working front desk when she started at Valencia Family Dental in 2011. Shayna is always willing to help explain your insurance benefits and treatment plans.

Born and raised in New Mexico, some of her hobbies include archery, shooting, snowboarding, and spending time with her amazing husband and son. Things that are important to Shayna are her family, God and her country.


Patient Coordinator

 I have been a dental administrator for 8 years. I was born and raised in Los Lunas and a mother of three beautiful girls. 

Balance is important to me. I believe that a good balance of faith, family and work is the key to happiness and success.

I enjoy outdoor activities with my family like fishing, cooking outdoors and spending the day at the river with the kids. We do have a dog, his name is Jaxx and he goes everywhere we go. Family is very important to me.


Patient Coordinator

 My name is Crystal Martinez. I was born and raised in Albuquerque. I have been a patient coordinator/dental assistant for about 15 years now. I have a 15 year old son and I help take care of my grandparents. I love to cook, bake, read and spend time with my son and friends.



Dental Assistant

 I am a nature girl for sure. I wanted to do something that would help others so I wanted to do something in the Medical Field and I liked Dentistry because of how detailed and immaculate it is. I enjoy encountering with patients I am still wanting to achieve more in the medical field.



Dental Hygienist

Hi my name is Josette, I joined Valencia Family Dental in May 2012. I graduted earning a bachelor’s degree at The Univeristy of New Mexico Dental Hygeine Program.

I am a dedicated Dental Hygienst with extensive experience providing expert dental treatment. Exceptional patient skills focsed on oral hrgiene treatment and care as well as prevenative management. Empathetic professional capable of reassuring and alleviating patient fears. Enthusiastic about dental health; enjoy educating patients on dental care and hygiene.


Dental Hygienist

I’ve been in dentistry since 1984. I worked as an office manager for 6 1/2 years. I received my associated degree in 1993 and my bachelor degree in dental hygiene in 1994. I have two grown sons and I live in the Tome/Adelino area on the farm I grew up on. My husband and I raise beef cattle and chickens on our farm.



Dental Hygienist

My name is Kayla! I grew up in New Mexico and my love for the dental field started early. I graduated dental hygiene school in March of 2016 and started with the Valencia Family Dental team in June. In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my family and being outdoors. I look forward to meeting all of you and providing the best oral care, and biggest smiles for my patients.



Hygiene Assistant

I graduated from Carrington College in 2015 and completed my clinical time here at Valencia Family Dental. I am currently the Hygiene Assistant but am eager to help wherever needed. I am very outgoing and have a motherly nature, which helps keep my patients calm. I have a little girl who I love spending time with.