Meet the Team
Meet the team
Agie - Orthodontic Assistant
As an orthodontic assistant, I enjoy working hands-on with our patients and seeing the end result and the smile on their face after they are done with treatment. I've worked with Get It Straight Orthodontics since 2004 and love helping patients achieve their perfect smile! Seeing how happy patients are at the end of their treatment is the best!
My great nephews are like my own and I spend a lot of my spare time with them. As far as hobbies go, I like to cook and take my nephews to the movies!
Ashley - Digital Media Manager
Just recently, I joined Get It Straight Orthodontics in February of 2023! Coming from a retail management world, I am learning new things every day regarding orthodontics. I love the atmosphere that everyone here creates, it is very open and welcoming. As a child, I was a patient with Get It Straight Orthodontics.
In my spare time, I enjoy playing video games and watching a movie with my dog, Tucker.
Barbara - Orthodontic Assistant
I have been with Get It Straight since 2010. I love working with all of our patients; everyday is a new adventure. I also appreciate being around such a great group of people everyday.
I am a native of Poland and live in Elmwood Park with my two beautiful daughters and husband.
Jacky - Orthodontic Assistant
With only being at Get It Straight for three months, I love that I get to work in a field that actually interests me and that I get to learn something new each day.
What I like to do outside of work is spend time with my family and explore new places around the city.
Jena - Laboratory Technician
Being a lab technician, I really enjoy the custom appliances I get to create. I'm often learning something new, and being able to use my creativity for each project.
I love biking through the city in the summertime. At home, I have two cats, Reggie and Ru, that make me smile everyday. I read often, and play guitar for fun. When I am not at home ore work, I enjoy hanging out with my friends and going to see live music.
Jessica - Orthodontic/Records Assistant
I love working at Get It Straight Orthodontics. Because it truly is a family, we are different in every way. We work together to make the patients feel as comfortable as we can.
As a wife and mother of two beautiful little girls, when I am not in the clinic my free time is devoted to my family. I love to explore different cultures and their foods. One could say that we are foodies!
Julie - Financial Coordinator
It has been a pleasure to collaborate with the team of Doctors and enthusiastic colleagues since 2021 at Get It Straight Orthodontics. Together, we endeavor to achieve happy, healthy smiles and bring our patients investments with us to fruition.
I was raised in Dubai. I am extremely proud of my son and my family. We enjoy building memories with love, laughter, and food. In my spare time, I love to take walks by the lake, yoga, and watch standup comedy.
Haley - Patient Rewards Coordinator
For the past two years, I have been with Get It Straight Orthodontics. I love being able to come to work and see my coworkers. We're one big happy family here. It's great to be able to make fun games and contests for patients to play around the office.
I am the third of four kids in my family. Most of whom were patients here! I have a Boston Terrier named Beans and love to be creative.
Lauren - Office Coordinator
I have been with Get It Straight Orthodontics since 2020 and work in the Lincolnshire location. This location as it is a smaller, relaxed setting and I really get to know our patients. Whether our patient is a child, or an adult seeking more self-confidence with their smile, it is always such a rewarding feeling to see our patient s happy with their results.
In my spare time, I love taking long walks, swimming at my fitness center or trying new restaurants with my husband and kids.
Lottie - Laboratory Technician
I have been with Get It Straight since 2008 and spend my time doing lab work and 3D printing. My favorite thing about orthodontics is a nice bright smile and knowing that I help create the smile! I enjoy working with such great coworkers and meeting new people each day.
I'm a native of Chicago. In my spare time, I enjoy playing video games, rooting for the Cubs, and listening to K-Pop and heavy metal.
Margie - Insurance Coordinator
I have been in the orthodontic field and with Get It Straight Orthodontics since 1997. My favorite part of orthodontics is seeing the amazing results: the beofre and after pictures are unbelievable! I love numbers, so insurance billing is a great fit for me. The best part about it is that it is only one claim a month! Our patients are the highlight of my work, and I love when they bring a smile to our office. Happy patients are always welcome! We look forward to having you bring us your smile!
Megan - Office Manager/Treatment Coordinator
I have been the Office Manager and now Treatment Coordinator for the Lake View Office for 23 years and in the orthodontic field since 1991. One of the most rewarding parts of being a part of Get It Straight Orthodontics is the happiness and appreciation our patients give us for what we do. As an office, we enjoy making people more confident in themselves and helping them achieve a better bite function. My coworkers and our easy-going patients make it a pleasure to be here each day.
At home, I have two children. I love music, art, culture, and I'm a bit of a foodie. I enjoy volunteering, especially when it includes my children. We also enjoy outdoors such as camping, hiking, and exploring.
Randi - Chief Financial Officer
Before joining Get It Straight, I worked 14 years in public accounting. I enjoy working with my co-workers and meeting patients. It is rewarding watching patient treatment plans come to fruition. I have seen the confidence a beautiful smile brings to patients and transforms them.
When I am not working, I enjoy spending time with my family. I walk a lot with my Labrador retriever and friends. I love to travel with my husband and explore new destinations. I stay active thru working out, golf, pickleball/tennis, hiking, biking.
Robin - Patient Coordinator
You'll find me working at the front desk of our Lake View, Orland Park, and Hyde Park locations for the past 8 months. The interactions between patients at each office is something I look forward to each day.
In my spare time, I like to go shopping and spending time with my friends and family.
Shelia - Office Manager/Treatment Coordinator
As the Office Manager of Hyde Park and Orland Park, I've been with Get It Straight since 1997. My favorite things about orthodontics is starting out with the patient and seeing the finished result, feeling that you had a hand or part in making the patient get the result they were looking for. I also love working with Dr. Neil and our team. We strive to provide the best quality of care to out patients.
I'm married to my husband, Mark, and have three boys and three granddaughters. My oldest son and youngest are United States Airmen, while my middle son works for a major trucking company. I can say as parents, we raise pretty good kids! In my free time, I like family gatherings, as I get to host for the most of the holidays, as well as jogging, riding bikes, and traveling.
Simona - Orthodontic Assistant
As an orthodontics assistant since 1998, I love the ever-changing technology of the orthodontic field. What I love most about my job is the people I work with, both my coworkers and my patients. Out patients are very friendly and I love helping them as they go through treatment. The Get It Straight Orthodontic team is the best to work with, and I look forward to seeing them each day!
Originally from Belarus, Russia, I have lived in Chicago since 1994. I have twin sons and love to spend my free time playing the piano and singing.
Vivian - Orthodontic Assistant
I have been with Get It Straight Orthodontics since 2010 and love to come to work each day and learn new and exciting things! My favorite part of my job is my patients. They are all so wonderful and interesting. I love to hear all of their fascinating stories.
I am a native of Baghdad. My family immigrated to the United States when I was two years old and I have lived in Chicago ever since. When I have free time, I enjoy playing softball, volleyball, and riding my bike. I also love to cook for my two wonderful boys! Bet you didn't know: I'm addicted to chocolate!
Zana - Orthodontic Assistant
Taking care of patients and making sure they receive the best care is something I love about my job. I love having a professional yet fun atmosphere at the office. Seeing the progress of a patient's treatment almost complete is the fun of it all!
People could characterize me as a very outgoing and goofy person, I just like to make someone's day better. I love getting to spend time with my family and friends when I have days off.