Dental assistant

I am married with 2 adult children. I love to meet up with family and friends and enjoy knitting, gardening and walking. I am in my ‘Happy Place’ when I am minding my Grandees. I’ve been a dental assistant for 48 years – 39 of those with the CDHB. Now enjoying 2 days a week at Richmond Village Dental.

Q. What’s your coffee order?

Trim flat white please

Q. Summer or winter?


Q. Do you have any pets?

Not at the moment

Q. What do you like on your pizza?

Ham, cheese, tomatoes, mushrooms – lots of mushrooms!

Q. What’s the best piece of advice you’ve been given?

“its better to give than receive”

Q. What’s your favourite holiday destination?

Cairns and Hanmer Springs

Q. What’s your spirit animal? And why?

Cat. I miss having a cat!

Q. What’s the most incredible view you’ve ever seen?

Coming in to land at Heathrow Airport at night – Pure Magic!

Q. Is there anything you don’t eat?


Q. Are you an early bird or night owl?

Definitely an early bird – I’ve been married to a Butcher for 45 years!

Q. If you could visit anywhere in the world you’ve never been, where would you go?


Our Services

We provide a wide range of dental services at family friendly prices. At Richmond Village Dental, you will receive professional advice regarding your oral health from our experienced dentists. We treat everyone with kindness and respect and without judgement.