Meet the Team



Treatment Coordinator

With a background in business administration and management, Brandy knows the importance of effectively scheduling appointments and making financial arrangements that are convenient for today’s busy families. Years of experience in the hospitality industry have taught Brandy that the most important thing is for patients to feel comfortable; she strives to ensure each visit to our office is a pleasant experience. As a former orthodontic patient, Brandy knows the joys that a beautiful smile can bring and is eager to help others reap the benefits of their ideal smile.

Outside of the office, Brandy enjoys spending time with family and friends, being active outdoors, and traveling.




Scheduling and Financial Coordinator

Jenn was born and raised in Rhode Island and spent four years in the banking business before she left to raise her family. She was excited to re-enter the work force at Lakewood Park Orthodontics and uses her expert organizational skills and warm personality to manage the front desk as our scheduling coordinator.

Outside of work, Jennifer enjoys cooking and photography, but virtually all her free time is spent with her husband and two kids.




Orthodontic Assistant

Melanie has been an orthodontic assistant for 21 years and loves it!  She is a fun, compassionate person who always makes sure that her number-one concern is the patient's care and comfort.

Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her two sons and her favorite sport is hockey of course! During the summer months (her favorite season) she loves going to the beach.  




Orthodontic Assistant

Ashley is a certified dental assistant with more than seven years of experience in the field. As a CDA, she works alongside Dr. Hughes to implement treatment and make sure each patient is progressing according to schedule. Her goal is to create a friendly atmosphere for each patient and truly enjoys seeing the beautiful smiles created in the office and the happiness it brings to the patients and families.

Ashley grew up in Boston and outside of the office, loves to participate in all the activities that Boston has to offer, as well as spending time with her family and friends.




Orthodontic Assistant

Jessica has been in the dental/orthodontic field since 2001. She assists in all procedures with a welcoming smile and a warm demeanor.  Jessica loves seeing the beautiful smiles of our patients that are the outcome of teamwork between the patient and the staff. 

Outside of work, Jessica loves spending time with her extended family in the area and her son.


Orthodontic Assistant and Scheduling Coordinator


Kristen has been an orthodontic assistant for over 17 years. She truly enjoys being able to work closely with patients and getting to know them so personally. She believes that the most rewarding part of being in orthodontics is the happiness and appeciation our patients give us for what we create for them.

When not in the office, kristen enjoys taking day trips with her husband, cooking and spending time with her large family.