Meet the Team

Our team is thrilled that you have chosen us to help you with your orthodontic care. It is our goal to help you achieve a beautiful, healthy smile in an atmosphere that is fun and rewarding. We will do all that we can to eliminate any surprises and make your orthodontic visits as comfortable and care free as possible.

We are your support team, with many years of experience in the dental "smiles" field.  To ensure that you receive excellence in all areas of your care; each team member is required to have exceptional skills with the latest technological advancements as well as excellent communication skills. Continuing education is ongoing and you can count on us to remain at the top of our field. 

Choosing the right orthodontic team is an important part of your decision and it is our pleasure to help you achieve a beautiful smile and healthy bite.

Treatment Coordinators

Our treatment coordinators, Amanda, Haylie and Brenda, will greet you on your first visit to our office.  They will help walk you through your orthodontic needs and make sure you have all the information you need so that you feel comfortable in choosing our team to begin your care.  

 

Front Desk Team

Our front desk team, Breanna, Melissa, Haylie, Allison and Brenda, are here to help make your orthodontic care as convenient as possible. They do a wonderful job of helping our patients with their scheduling needs, questions about insurance or finances and any other concerns that may arise during your care.

 

Brenda

I love being in the role of Team Leader and Business Manager. I have been working with Team Hannapel since 2002 and have more than 35 years of experience working in orthodontics and providing beautiful smiles! I am a HUGE Denver Broncos fan. I adore my Bassett Hound, Bailey, and love being a grandma!

 

Allison

I have been working as the Scheduling Coordinator for Dr. Hannapel since 2008. I enjoy working at the front desk and getting to know our patients and families. I am married to my wonderful husband, Troy, and we have three young kids; two boys and one girl, and a petite goldendoodle, Scout. We love to spend time camping in the summer. 

 

Haylie

I joined the Hannapel Team in 2016. I am a Treatment Coordinator for the office. My favorite part of my job is being able to welcome new patient families to our office. Outside of the office, I enjoy going to concerts and traveling anywhere and everywhere. You can say I am a bit wanderlust!

 

Melissa

I have worked with Dr. Hannapel since 2016 as our Insurance Coordinator. I am married to my husband, Tim and we have two sons, one daughter and three dogs! We love spending time camping and going on the dunes at Silver Lake. We also love to try different breweries and I enjoy way too much coffee. We love going on spontaneous getaways!

 

Breanna

Hi! I joined Team Hannapel in 2018 and I love working at the front desk and helping patients. I have worked in dentistry for 2 years and I love learning more about Orthodontics. I am married to my husband, Austin, and we have an adorable daughter, Kensleigh. I love being outside in the summertime and going on vacations with my family!

Clinical Team

Our clinical team, Shannda, Alysha, Darci, Tena, Therese, Karina and Amanda, do a wonderful job assisting Dr. Hannapel and Dr. Sonni with your treatment. Our entire team is dedicated to providing you with the best patient care available. Part of that responsibility is training and continuing education for our team members. We are proud to be an AOAC Gold Team Certified practice. This designation is provided by a leading education and training program for the orthodontic profession. Extensive time, study, and testing are required to pass this program and our practice has met the requirements for this team certification. You are in qualified hands when you select our practice as your orthodontic provider.

Darci

I have worked for Hannapel Orthodontics since 2008. I live in Grand Haven with my husband, Brad, and our two children, Trent and Megan. I enjoy spending time at our family cottages, camping and just being outside!

Amanda

My name is Amanda and I have been an orthodontic assistant for over 25 years! I joined Dr. Hannapel's team in 2010. My husband and I live in Grandville. I love being outside under the sun, golfing, hiking or riding motorcycles with my husband. I also have a heart for volunteering in my free time. 

Therese

Hi! My name is Therese and I've been a dental assistant for 33 years, the last 15 being in Orthodontics. One of the best parts of my job is that I love working with children and teens! I live in Caledonia with my husband and I have three children, one daughter-in-law and two grandchildren! In my spare time I like to spend time with my family doing all sorts of fun things!

Karina

My name is Karina and I am one very proud Mexican American! I started working at Dr. Hannapel's office in 2015. I love my job and what we do every day to create beautiful smiles. It has also been a perk to be able to translate for our Hispanic families in the office. When I'm not at work I love to spend time with my family. We recently purchased our first home in Hastings! My daughter and son keep me on my toes, but I love them to pieces! All that I am after is a life full of laughter!

 

Alysha

Hi! My name is Alysha and I have been working with Dr. Hannapel since 2016. I live in Zeeland, which is where I grew up and where my husband and I have established our motorsport business. When I am not at the office I enjoy spending time with my husband, Dillon, and our daughter, Brynlee. We love camping, boating and spending time outdoors. I also have a special place in my heart for photographing families and their loved ones.

Tena

Hi! My name is Tena and I started working with Dr. Hannapel in 2017. In the summer of 2018 I married by best friend, Jordan. We recently relocated to Hastings with our cat, Mr.  I am also a huge Fleetwood Mac fan (my spirit animal is Stevie Nicks!). My husband and I enjoy finding cool antique stores around Michigan, with my cup of Biggby in hand!

Shannda

Having previously worked for Dr. Hannapel years ago, it is with great pleasure that I am again working at Hannapel Orthodontics as the Clinical Coordinator. I have a passion for helping create beautiful smiles and therefore I have been doing this for almost 30 years! I have a daughter, Brook'l, and a dog named Clyde. In my spare time I love to volunteer, enjoy riding my motorcycle and taking mini vacations with my boyfriend, Kyle.

Dr. Beth Hannapel

Eric and I share a passion for creating smiles, which is why we make such a great team! I attended dental school at University of Michigan and worked as a Denist for many years before I took a break to raise our 4 children. I get the best part of the job, which is seeing patients when they get their braces off! 

 

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