Our Staff

Dana, Office Manager

Dana came to Tuolumne County from San Lorenzo, California in 1999. She has worked for Dr. Baker for 16 years and has been his office manager for most of that time. She has over 31 years experience in office and customer service related work, with 16 of those years being in the dental field. She has a true love for our patients, and they in turn appreciate her and her expertise.

Cherilyn, Scheduling Coordinator

 Cherilyn moved here to Tuolumne County in 1999 from Santa Cruz County. It was at the Monterey Peninsula College in 1994 that Cherilyn received her dental assisting certificate, achieving her "registered" status in San Francisco in 1995. She has worked for Dr. Baker for 18 of her 25 years in the dental assisting field. Cherilyn is currently working in the front office as a scheduling coordinator and assists in the back when needed. Her gentle demeanor is appreciated and loved by patients.

Linda, Dental Hygienist

 Linda is a Registered Dental Hygienist, having graduated from Fresno City College in 1987 with her dental hygiene degree. She has worked in the dental field ever since, and is currently wrapping up her 28th year at Dr. Baker's office. She has gained experience working with other doctors, and also is currently helping to organize classes for the "Sierra Study Club". She has quite a "fan base" of patients that have been seeing her for years.


Brandi, Dental Assistant

Brandi was born in, and grown up in Sonora, receiving her AA degree at Columbia Junior College, right here in Tuolumne County. She went on to complete pre-requisites to be a dental hygienist, but family and children put that on hold. She is one of Dr. Baker's dental assistants, with 28 years experience. The last 17 of those years have been in Dr. Baker's office. What he values the most is her love for people, her desire to serve, and treating our patients as her own.


Bri, Dental Assistant

Bri was born and raised in Amador County and moved to Tuolumne County in 2013. She has been a great addition to our office. Bri is a team worker, and is very considerate and helpful to our patients. Dr. Baker loves that she always puts the needs of our patients first. Bri has been working in the dental field for 8 years and has been with Dr. Baker's office for 6 of those years. She graduated from Carrington College in Sacramento and received her certificate in dental assisting.

Lisa, Dental Hygienist

Lisa graduated in 1995 from Colorado Northwestern for dental hygiene. She has been a hygienist for over 20 years and will be completing her first year here with Dr. Baker in July. Our patients love her friendly demeanor and how she takes pride in educating them on their oral health.