Team Directory

We are especially interested in making all our patients feel right at home! We aim to provide energetic and fun-loving service to each patient, and we put your needs first to achieve efficient and comprehensive treatment.

Our staff is trained and skilled, and each member of our team has years of experience in treating patients with the highest level of care. We strive to stay abreast of the very latest in technology and advances by regularly attending continuing education courses and seminars.

Front Office:

Niki Salinas – Office Manager

Niki was born and raised in Longview, a graduate of Mark Morris High School Class of 1995.  She has been working at Troy Family Dental since 2006.  She started as a receptionist and then cross trained as a dental assistant and is now the Office Manager.  She currently resides in the area with her husband Michael and their 2 amazing daughters.  When Niki's not at the office she enjoys spending time with her family and friends. 
Fun  Fact: Can't tell jokes (ruins every punch line)

Bonnie Hall – Patient Coordinator 

Bonnie is originally from South Dakota and is a farm-girl at heart. Married to husband Brian and has two children Mason and Alyson. Bonnie has a background in managing and has a passion for helping people and tries to practice kindness everyday. She joined our team in 2003, went back to school in 2009 and re-joined Troy Family Dental in 2016.

Fun Fact:  When she grows up she wants to be a pilot.

Aryn Aston - Front Desk

Aryn was born and raised in Longview, Washington.  She graduated for R.A. Long in 2010 and Lower Columbia College in 2013.  Aryn has a new puppy named Sherman and two cats named Loki and Fatty.  In her spare time she enjoys coaching volleyball for Cowlitz Volleyball Club, hiking, camping, being outdoors, and spending time with her family and friends.

Fun Fact: She love telling jokes and loves goats and cows!!

Hygiene Department:

Carmen Gano – Dental Hygienist

Carmen is a Longview native, married to her husband Rich.  They have 2 grown children.  She is a graduate of Mark Morris High School and Clark College Dental Hygiene program.  Carmen has been working for Dr. Troy since 2006. She enjoys the beach, traveling, and spending time with friends and family.

Fun Fact:  Once won a new car

Jessica Hulbert: Dental Hygienist
Jessica grew up in Kelso and currently lives in the Carrolls area with her husband and their four teenage daughters.  Jessica joined our team in 2003 as a receptionist and dental assistant before leaving to pursue her dental hygiene degree.  She rejoined our team in 2013 as a dental hygienist after working in Vancouver for several years.  Jessica enjoys camping, boating, and skiing with her family. 

Fun Fact: Jessica loves to travel, but hates to fly!

Brittany Crouse - Dental Hygienis

Brittany grew up in Vancouver, Washington and currently lives in the Felida area with her husband Montana and their dog Moose.  She graduated from Skyview High School and the Clark College Dental Hygiene Program.  Brittany enjoys traveling, camping, and hiking with her friends and family.

Fun Fact:  She strongly dislikes bleu cheese.

Dental Assistants

Brittanie Ross - Dental Assistant

Brittanie grew up in Kelso. She graduated from the Dental Assisting program at Apollo College in 2006, where soon after she joined our team.  Brittanie spends her outside time training barrel horses at her family's farm in Rainier.  Brittanie and her husband Brandon enjoy traveling to compete at rodeos and jackpots around the Northwest with their little girl Shali and son Shane.

Fun Fact:  2005 Thunder Mountain Pro Rodeo Queen

Sam Tibbitts - Dental Assistant

Sam was born and raised in Salt Lake City, Utah and moved to Washington in 2010.  Sam spent most of her childhood on the soccer field or in the car on family road trips up and down the Pacific Northwest.  She currently resides in Kelso with her daughter. They spend most of their free time at the park during the spring and summer time. (When it's not raining.)  Sam just joined our team in May of 216 and is very to excited to continue with our team.  She looks forward to work each day.

Fun Fact:  She was born on the 8th day of the 8th month at 8:08am.  She has 8 letters in her first name and 8 letters in her last name.  Her soccer jersey was always #8.  She's the 8th grandchild and her daughter is the 8th great grandchild.

Renee Hanoski - Dental Assistant

Renee was born and raised in Battleground, Washington. She moved to California at age 17. She has 3 grown children and 3 grandchildren who live in Bakersfield, California.  In May of 2016 she moved back to her roots her in Washington.  She enjoys meeting new people, kayaking, and trying new things.

Fun Fact:  She loves to laugh. And she enjoys the rain.