Meet Our Team
Dr. John D. Hennette
Dr. John D. Hennette, a 1982 graduate of Indiana University School of Dentistry, completed his undergraduate degree at DePauw University. Upon completion of his dental school training, Dr. Hennette was accepted into the two-year specialty degree program at James Whitcomb Riley Hospital for Children. There he specialized in treating infants, children, adolescents and special needs dentally. Dr. Hennette earned his certification in 1984 as a Pediatric Dental Specialist and was awarded the 1984-1985 United Cerebral Palsy Foundation Fellowship with Riley Hospital to further his education and training expertise in treating children with special needs. Dr. Hennette is currently Board Certified through the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry.
He is married to Cindy and has two children, Kelsey who is an elementary teacher in the Brownsburg Community School Corporation and is married (husband Beau) with twins (Huxley & Hadley); and J.T., currently a student at Butler University. Dr. Hennette is an active member of the American Dental Association, Indiana Dental Association, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, and has been a past President of the Indiana Society of Pediatric Dentistry.
Carrie Blue Hubbard – Office Manager
Hi, my name is Carrie, and I am the Office Manager. I have worked at Dr. John’s office since 2003 and have had the privilege of meeting many wonderful families. I graduated from International Business College with an Associate’s Degree in Business Management.
I live in Greencastle with my two daughters, Kaylee & Eva. We enjoy spending time with our family & friends and our dogs, Bella, Chewy & Bernie.
Jennifer McCallie – Administrative/Office Assistant
Hi, my name is Jennifer, and I am an administrative/office assistant. I first started with Dr. John as a dental assistant working with the Hygiene Department in 1998. My goal is to make sure your family’s dental visits are pleasant experiences; from scheduling the appointments to check out.
I am married to Bruce McCallie and together we have 2 children, Cory & Cortney, and 4 grandchildren, Austin, Kyley, Kingston & Willow. I enjoy riding motorcycles and spending lots of time with my children & grandchildren.
Lauri Smiley – Administrative Assistant
Hi, my name is Lauri and I am an Administrative Assistant. I started working for Dr. Hennette in April 2017. I began my career in healthcare in 1987, working for a local hospital coding & filing medical claims. In 2000, I began working for an oral surgery practice doing insurance and billing.
I am married to Brian Smiley and together we have two sons, Kraig and Christopher. We are looking forward to grandchildren in the near future. I enjoy gardening, woodworking, jigsaw puzzles and spending time with my family and friends.
Cindy Hennette – Dental Hygienist
Hi, my name is Cindy, and I am a Dental Hygienist. I graduated from IU School of Dentistry with a Dental Hygiene degree, as well as, a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Services Management.
I am married to Dr. John Hennette. We have 2 children, Kelsey (husband Beau) & JT and 2 grandchildren, Huxley & Hadley (twins). I enjoy being outdoors, golfing, swimming, water-skiing, biking & running. I also substitute teach.
Kim McMains – Dental Hygienist
Hi, my name is Kim, and I am a Dental Hygienist. I have been with Dr. John since August 1999. I graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a Bachelor Degree in Dental Hygiene.
I am married to Dan McMains. We have 3 children Dara McMains, Megan Smith (son-in-law Josh Smith), and Evan Staley. We also have 3 grandchildren Jude & Julia Holmes, and Cooper Smith. I enjoy spending time with family, gardening and my dog, Winston.
Heather Lewis – Dental Hygienist
Hi, my name is Heather, and I am a Dental Hygienist, as well as, the Public Relation and OSHA Manager. I graduated from the IU School of Dentistry. I practiced in General Dentistry for 4 ½ years prior to coming to work for Dr. Hennette in 2009.
I am married to Nathan Lewis, and together we have two children, Cameron and Sydney. I enjoy watching my kids play in their school sports throughout the year.
Lynn Nelson – Back Office Manager/EFDA
Hi, my name is Lynn, and I’m an expanded functions dental assistant (EFDA. I have been with Dr. John since 2007. I have my certification in dental radiography, fluoride application, coronal polishing & expanded restorative procedures.
I am married to Brian Nelson and together with have 5 children and 7 grandchildren.
Morgan Vondersaar – Expanded Functions Dental Assistant
Hi, my name is Morgan, and I’m an expanded functions dental assistant (EFDA). I’ve been with Dr. John since September 2014. I am certified in dental radiology, fluoride application, coronal polishing & expanded restorative procedures through IU School of Dentistry. I love working with the families, especially the children!
I enjoy spending time with my husband (Aaron), friends & family. I enjoy playing with our dogs, Boone and Nala as well as spending time outdoors. In the near future, I plan on starting a family.
Stacey Burgess – Expanded Functions Dental Assistant
Hi, my name is Stacey, and I am an expanded functions dental assistant (EFDA). I am certified in dental radiology, fluoride application, coronal polishing & expanded restorative procedures through Indianapolis Dental Assisting School & IUPUI. I’ve been with Dr. John since the summer of 2015.
I enjoy spending time with my husband (Patrick), our sons (Hunter & Colt), and our dogs, Dodge & Sky. In my spare time, I love hunting and fishing.
Nicole Welty – Administrative/Dental Assistant
Hi, my name is Nicole, and I am an administrative/dental assistant. I have been with Dr. John since 2011. I am certified in dental radiography, coronal polishing, and fluoride application. My goal is to make sure everyone is greeted with a smile and feels welcome as soon as they walk into our office!
I am married to Ryan Welty and together we have twin daughters, Lainey & Leighton. I enjoy spending time with our family & friends.
Amy Lambert – Dental Hygiene Assistant
Hi, my name is Amy, and I am a dental assistant. I have been with Dr. John since June 2016. I am certified in dental radiography, coronal polishing and fluoride application. I love working with the kids!
My boyfriend and I live in Roachdale. I enjoy playing with our dogs, Kyra and Millie. I also enjoy taking care of our cows and chickens.