BRO Staff Spotlight: Meet Katie

Each week, we like to shine a light on one of the amazingly talented folks that comprise our team here at BRO. Through these spotlight features, our goal is to familiarize our patients and the BRO community in general with the amazing people we are fortunate enough to call coworkers and friends.

This week, we are excited to introduce: Katie!!

Meet Katie

Katie is an executive assistant at an orthodontist in Asheville and Hendersonville

What is your role at Blue Ridge Orthodontics?

I work as the executive assistant for Blue Ridge Orthodontics.  This role provides me with the opportunity to spend time at each of our offices in Hendersonville and Asheville. It’s a challenging and rewarding position!

Why do you love BRO so much?

BRO is the most charitable organization that I have ever been a part of. Giving back to our community is very important to me and I absolutely love that I work for a company that supports our local community in such a big way!

What’s your favorite thing about Hendersonville?

I know that Morgan mentioned how the community here in Hendersonville feels like an extended family. I couldn’t agree more with her.  I grew up in Hendersonville and love to see how it has been growing in recent years. We still have that small town feeling here, but there are also great things no matter who you are.

Is there anything that you would like our readers to know about yourself ?

Yes! I went to East Henderson High School. Go Eagles! I’m also a big football fan and love the South Carolina Gamecocks and the Appalachian State Mountaineers.

We just wanted to thank Katie for sharing these answers with us and we hope you enjoyed this opportunity to get to know her a little better. She’s an amazing member of the BRO family and she is looking forward to meeting you if you come visit us in WNC.

For our next staff spotlight, we’re visiting with Nikki, one of our team leaders in Asheville. Stay tuned!

BRO Staff Spotlight: Meet Morgan

Each week, we like to shine a light on one of the amazingly talented folks that comprise our team here at BRO. Through these spotlight features, our goal is to familiarize our patients and the BRO community in general with the amazing people we are fortunate enough to call coworkers and friends.

This week, we are excited to introduce: Morgan!!

Meet Morgan

Image of Morgan who works as an orthodontic treatment coordinator in Hendersonville

What is your role at Blue Ridge Orthodontics?

I work as a Treatment Coordinator at our beautiful office in Hendersonville. It’s a really fulfilling job!

Why do you love BRO so much?

Smiles are undoubtedly contagious and I absolutely love the feeling I get by helping people in North Carolina achieve their dream smiles. Bringing more confidence to our patients is a beautiful thing!

What’s your favorite thing about Hendersonville?

Our community here in Hendersonville is so tight knit, it feels like an extended family. Can be hard to describe, but it feels great to be a member of this community!

Is there anything that you would like our readers to know about yourself ?

Yes! I have two dogs and they are mastiffs! They are amazing pets. Also, I was in a Disney Resort commercial when I was younger.

We just wanted to thank Morgan for sharing these answers with us and we hope you enjoyed this opportunity to get to know her a little better. She’s an amazing member of the BRO family and she is looking forward to meeting you if you come visit us in WNC.

For our next staff spotlight, we’re visiting with Katie, one of our team leaders in Asheville. Stay tuned!

BRO Staff Spotlight: Meet Jessica

Each week, we like to shine a light on one of the amazingly talented folks that comprise our team here at BRO. Through these spotlight features, our goal is to familiarize our patients and the BRO community in general with the amazing people we are fortunate enough to call coworkers and friends.

This week, we are excited to introduce: Jessica!!

Meet Jessica

Jessica is a lead call center coordinator at Blue Ridge Orthodontics

What is your role at Blue Ridge Orthodontics?

For the last year, I have worked as a Lead Call Center Coordinator at our beautiful office in Asheville. I actually learned about BRO from my husband Chris, who was a patient here!

Why do you love BRO so much?

Well, my husband had such good things to say about BRO and the staff here, eventually I had to come check it out. One year later and I’m happily employed at the best orthodontic office in Western North Carolina. I love my coworkers and our patients!

What’s your guilty pleasure tv show(s)?

As a mom with 2 very young boys, finding time for my favorite shows can be tough! That being said, I have to say that my guilt pleasure tv shows are Gray’s Anatomy and Dexter– is it any surprise that she ended up working in the medical field??

Is there anything that you would like our readers to know about yourself ?

Yes! If I’m at your birthday and I refuse to eat any cake, please don’t take any offense. I actually can’t stand cake in general! I also HATE spaghetti too! Friends and family may find that strange, but you won’t hear me complaining.

Also, I love owls — that is my spirit animal!

We just wanted to thank Jessica for sharing these answers with us and we hope you enjoyed this opportunity to get to know her a little better. She’s an amazing member of the BRO family and she is looking forward to meeting you if you come visit us in WNC.

For our next staff spotlight, we’re visiting with Allison, one of our team leaders in Hendersonville. Stay tuned!

BRO Staff Spotlight: Meet Victoria

Each week, we like to shine a light on one of the amazingly talented folks that comprise our team here at BRO. Through these spotlight features, our goal is to familiarize our patients and the BRO community in general with the amazing people we are fortunate enough to call coworkers and friends.

This week, we are excited to introduce: Victoria!!

Meet Victoria

Image of Victoria who works as an orthodontic assistant in Asheville

What is your role at Blue Ridge Orthodontics?

I work as an Orthodontic Assistant at our beautiful office in Asheville. Have you been there yet? It’s awesome and you should really come visit us!

Why do you love BRO so much?

I really enjoy helping people and I’m fortunate enough to have a career that allows me to do just that here in Asheville. When a patient leaves our orthodontic office feeling super confident and happy about their new smile, that special feeling you get really means a lot to me.

What is your favorite thing about living in Asheville?

Well that’s easy, I am head-over-heels in love with the mountains! The Blue Ridge Mountains are absolutely breathtaking and I love that they are pretty much in my backyard. Just saying this makes me want to go for a hike!

Is there anything that you would like our readers to know about yourself ?

Yes! I was born in Moldova. If you don’t know where that is, it’s a landlocked country in Eastern Europe. Sadly, Moldova is the least visit country in Europe, which is crazy when you consider that it is home to the Milestii Mici wine cellar— the largest in the world!

We just wanted to thank Victoria for sharing these answers with us and we hope you enjoyed this opportunity to get to know her a little better. She’s an amazing member of the BRO family and she is looking forward to meeting you if you come visit us in Asheville. For our next staff spotlight, we’re visiting with Jessica, one of our lead call center coordinators in Asheville. Stay tuned!

BRO Staff Spotlight: Meet Lori

Each week, we like to shine a light on one of the amazingly talented folks that comprise our team here at BRO. Through these spotlight features, our goal is to familiarize our patients and the BRO community in general with the amazing people we are fortunate enough to call coworkers and friends.

This week, we are excited to introduce: Lori!!

Meet Lori

Image of Lori, the team leader at Blue Ridge Orthodontics in Asheville

What is your role at Blue Ridge Orthodontics?

I work as an Orthodontic Assistant and the Team Leader at our office in Hendersonville. I really love my job!

Why do you love BRO so much?

At Blue Ridge Orthodontics, we are all really passionate about giving back to the community. Working for a company the upholds charitable giving as one of its core values is extremely important to me. I also love all of my coworkers at the Hendersonville office– we’re like one big family!

What is your favorite thing about living in Hendersonville?

If you’ve spent time in Hendersonville, then you know that we are really down to earth and friendly people. Who could ask for a better community to be a part of? We great each of our patients with a smile and I think that is something they really appreciate about our practice.

Is there anything that you would like our readers to know about yourself ?

Yes! I am a very proud mother of 3 boys and I happily donate part of my time to being the children’s choir director at my local church here in Hendersonville. As I mentioned before, giving back to our community is very important to me and this is one of the best ways I know how!

What’s your favorite guilty pleasure TV show?

I’m a huge fan of the show Quantico! It’s fast paced and full of intrigue and suspense. Plus Priyanka Chopra does an amazing job as FBI agent, Alex Parrish.

If you could pick one superpower, what would it be?

Oh that’s easy, I would pick the power of flight! I’m not a big fan of sitting in traffic…

What is your favorite book?

I’m a huge fan of Nicholas Sparks, so The Choice, Dear John, The Notebook and A Walk to Remember are all on favorites list!

We just wanted to thank Lori for sharing these answers with us and we hope you enjoyed this opportunity to get to know her a little better. She’s an amazing member of the BRO family and she is looking forward to meeting you if you come visit us in Hendersonville. For our next staff spotlight, we’re visiting with another one of our orthodontic assistants, Victoria. Stay tuned!

BRO Staff Spotlight: Meet Cody

Each week, we like to shine a light on one of the amazingly talented folks that comprise our team here at BRO. Through these spotlight features, our goal is to familiarize our patients and the BRO community in general with the amazing people we are fortunate enough to call coworkers and friends.

This week, we are excited to introduce: Cody!!

Meet Cody

 

Image of Cody, BRO's Front Desk Coordinator in Asheville

What is your role at Blue Ridge Orthodontics?

I work as the Front Desk Coordinator here at our main office in Asheville. I’m also responsible for our accounts payable.

Why do you love BRO so much?

My experience at Blue Ridge Orthodontics has truly been amazing! You could not ask for a better work environment. I love all of my coworkers and I’m very passionate about the core values that BRO stands for.

Can you tell us why you love living in Asheville so much?

You may not know this, but Asheville has a really amazing soccer scene! When most people think about Asheville, they’re probably picturing some amazing food, incredible breweries and breathtaking landscapes. Me, I’m thinking about my next match on the pitch!

What’s a fun fact about yourself Cody?

I’m the captain of the men’s rec soccer team here in Asheville!  Soccer isn’t just a pastime for me, it’s a passion.

We just wanted to thank Cody for sharing these answers with us! He’s great and he is looking forward to meeting you if you come visit us at BRO. For our next staff spotlight, we’re chilling with Lori, our team leader in Hendersonville. Stay tuned!

BRO Staff Spotlight: Meet Karissa

Each week, we like to shine a light on one of the amazingly talented folks that comprise our team here at BRO. Through these spotlight features, our goal is to familiarize our patients and the BRO community in general with the amazing people we are fortunate enough to call coworkers and friends.

This week, we are excited to introduce: Karissa!!

Meet Karissa

Image of Karissa, BRO lead assistant in Asheville

What is your role at Blue Ridge Orthodontics?

I work as the lead clinical assistant here at our main office in Asheville.

Why do you love BRO so much?

Dr. Roberts is an amazing boss and he truly cares about everyone on the staff! Here at the Blue Ridge Orthodontics, the working environment is very fun and friendly. We’re all very passionate about our respective roles and we support each other. BRO is my second home!

Can you tell us why you love living in Asheville so much?

My husband and I loving exploring the mouth watering variety of restaurants and breweries that Asheville has to offer! With so many amazing places to choose from, it really is a foodies dream city.

Our favorite local brewery has to be Sierra Nevada– if you haven’t been to their beautiful establishment, you’re really missing out!

What’s a fun fact about yourself Karissa?

I’m an avid volleyball player and love spending my free time playing volleyball for the rec league here in Asheville. You set it in the air and I’ll hit it anywhere! 

What’s your favorite guilty pleasure TV show?

Alright so I have to say that my favorite guilty pleasure TV show is Floribama Shore! It’s got all the drama and OMG moments that you could want in a show- I love it!

We just wanted to thank Karissa for sharing these answers with us! She’s great and she is looking forward to meeting you if you come visit us at BRO. For our next staff spotlight, we’re chilling with Cody, our hilarious front desk coordinator. Stay tuned!