Jill Earley, Office Manager
Jill started her dental career in 2005 and cannot imagine doing anything else! Her excellent customer service and positive attitude will not only enhance our practice but also set us apart from any other dental office. She loves creating a wonderful dental experience for our patients. Her vast knowledge of dentistry has allowed her to be a helping hand throughout the entire office. She is very dedicated to all her patients and strives to positively impact anyone who touches her life.
Jill grew up in nearby Ivesdale and currently lives in Urbana. She and her husband enjoy cheering for their daughter at gymnastic meets and their son hitting homeruns! Jill enjoys spending time with her family and loves traveling. She also dedicates her time to create lifelong memories for her children.
Sue Inskip, Office Assistant
Sue has filled many roles our office since she started in 1983. She is at the front desk and ready to help you with appointments, treatment plans, answer insurance questions, and make financial arrangements. She loves working with the latest technologies in the dental field and getting them integrated into the practice. Sue loves that she works with a team of such warm, caring and skilled professionals.
Outside the office she tries to keep up with her husband and four grown children and their grandchildren. Sue loves to cook, travel (anywhere warm and sunny) and spend time with her family.
Cara, Office Assistant
Cara joined our office in November of 2016. She started her dental career in 2012. After spending some time at home with her children, Cara was eager to get back into the dental field. Cara is friendly, caring and wants to be sure her patients receive world class care. With her fun loving, upbeat and funny personality she has a way of making people at home in our office.
Cara lives in Rantoul with her husband and 5 children. She enjoys camping, fishing and making memories with her children.
Ticia Kresin, Dental Assistant
Her gentle hands, expertise, and eye for detail has helped countless patients since she began in dentistry in 1991. “My favorite thing about dentistry is helping others achieve a healthy mouth and a beautiful smile”. I love my patients and I have built great relationships.
She is a native of Tuscola—Go Warriors!!! Her husband and 2 children keep her busy with many swim meets, baseball and basketball games. You can bet she’ll have her camera handy and turn those most memorable moments into unique and beautiful scrapbook pages. It might surprise you to know that Ticia creates beautiful Christmas ornaments that she cuts out of wood and hand paints them.
Cathy Joyce, Dental Assistant
How lucky we are to have such a pleasant and caring person to help our patients and assist in their treatments. Her gracious and gentle ways have been a comfort to our patients since she joined our team in 1995. Cathy’s loves all aspects of dentistry.
Cathy and her husband John are now empty nesters and are enjoying traveling to Key West in February every year. John is still carrying mail in Champaign and has done so for 40+ years. Their son is living in Champaign and is a graphic designer for Bill Racing. Cathy is a Breast Cancer Survivor and still walks for a cure. She loves jazzercise and stay very active in it. The Joyce family is dedicated Cub Fans!!!
Jamie Daughertry, Dental Hygienist
Since graduating from Lakeland College in 2001 Jamie has loved serving patients in the C-U area and has been a member of our team since 2003. She enjoys working with such a great staff in a friendly environment. She prides herself on maintaining a caring relationship with our patients and her role is pivotal in your oral care. “We like to have fun, but we always make sure our patients are taken care of first”. She grew up in nearby Arthur. Jamie, her husband and daughter now live in Atwood, where they enjoy spending time with family and friends, watching their daughter play basketball or run in track. Jamie is an avid runner and participates in many races around the C-U area. Oh and don’t forget, GO CUBBIES!!!
Amber Berkes, Dental Hygienist
Amber has a way with her patients that make them feel very comfortable and welcomed. She is very kind and friendly and has been practicing Dental Hygiene since 2009. Amber is excellent at patient education and making sure patients understand the importance of preventive care in dentistry. Amber takes pride in helping patients overcome dental fears and becoming part of her dental family as a life time patient.
Amber is a Mahomet native and resides there with her husband and two daughters. The family keeps her busy with the girls in dance, sports and also caring for their horse buddy. They also enjoy hiking, canoeing, swimming and fishing. They love anything outdoors that can do as a family and creating adventurous memories for the children. Amber and her husband in their spare time enjoy spending time with friends and cheering on the Fighting Illini!
Tina, Dental Hygienist
Tina graduated from Parkland College in 2014. After graduation Tina joined Dr. Skip Binch and practiced there for 2 ½ years. She joined our office after Dr Binch’s retirement in October 2016. Tina is very detail oriented with a passion for patient care. Her fun attitude and sense of humor has a way of comforting her patients and keeping the environment light.
Tina lives in Urbana with her family and has 2 teenage boys that keep her busy. She loves cheering for the Packers and the University of Kentucky basketball team.