Meet Our Team
John Rich, DDS
Dr. John Rich has been practicing general dentistry in Santa Rosa since 1988. He graduated from UCSF School of Dentistry in 1980. After a short stint as a clinical instructor of Operative Dentistry at that school, he accepted a position in Switzerland, where he ran a mobile dental clinic.
His duties included all phases of general dentistry, as well as hospital, handicapped and geriatic dental care. Upon his return to California, he practiced in the Santa Cruz area for five years before relocating to Sonoma County at his current location. He takes great pride in his family oriented practice, which emphasizes strong personal service and relationships with his loyal patients.
Dr. Rich has been married to his wife Patricia for 26 years. She has been an elementary school teacher for 19 years in Santa Rosa. His daughter, Stephanie, lives in San Francisco and works for Google, and his son, Thomas, attends UC Berkeley. Dr. Rich enjoys skiing, tennis, cycling and volunteering in the many school and sport related activities of his children. You can e-mail him at: email@example.com.
Registered Dental Hygienist
Dalia is a proud graduate of Santa Rosa Junior College Dental Hygiene Program’s class of 2005 - the 4th class in the nation. She holds a dental hygiene license with expanded duties in local anesthesia, nitrous oxide sedation, and soft tissue curettage.
Dalia has been loyal to Sonoma County; she lived and worked here since she came from Lithuania in 1995. She is a mother of two wonderful daughters, and still finds time for her special interests - dancing and teaching jazzercise.
“I am honored to be a member of Dr. Albers dental team. I am looking forward to learning from his expertise and continuing to excel in providing patients and the community with preventative care, comfortable periodontal treatment, and the educational tools people need to maintain their dental health.&quot; You can e-mail me at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Registered Dental Hygienist
Shannon is a dental hygienist on Dr. Albers’ team. She obtained a Bachelors of Science degree in Mathematical Sciences from the University of California, Santa Barbara. While attending UCSB, she interned at a dental office where she quickly became zealous about dentistry. She further explored this interest and earned a degree in Dental Hygiene with high honors from the University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry.
Shannon is passionate about dental health. She makes it a priority to educate and encourage patients on how to maintain good oral health.
Shannon enjoys traveling, cooking and drinking wine with friends and family.
Registered Dental Assistant, Expanding Functions II
Yvonne has been working in the dental field for 10 years. In 2014 she earned her Expanded Functions II Registered Dental Assistant Degree at UOP. She is University trained and licensed in taking master impression and placing filling materials. Yvonne is also trained and knowledgable in surgery, implants and periodontics. She also works with our in-office periodontist.
“I am very proud to be part of Dr. Albers’ outstanding dental team. Interacting with patients and helping them achieve the healthy smiles they deserve is my passion. In my spare time, I teach aerobic kickboxing at my father’s martial arts studio in Santa Rosa. I look forward to meeting you soon.”
Treatment Coordinator & Registered Dental Assistant
Renee Marshall, RDA, is our Treatment Coordinator, she will make it easy for you and your family to understand the dental care presented, so you can make the best decisions for your dental health. She can explain your treatment cost, maximize your insurance efficiently, and help you choose the best treatment option.
“I have been in dentistry since 1998 and trained with numerous dentists and consultants. I feel fortunate to work for a group of dentists with exceptional skills and experience. I want you to be able to say, I go to Dr. Albers dental office and they are the Best!!
Registered Dental Assistant, Expanded Functions II
I graduated the Santa Rosa Junior College Dental Assisting Program in 2012 and the Registered Dental Assistant in Extended Functions Program at University of the Pacific in 2016. I genuinely enjoy what I do and take pride in providing patients with quality dental care. Working for Dr. Albers and being a part of his amazing and talented team is truly rewarding. Aside from working in the dental field I absolutely love being a mom. We are an active family who love camping, concerts, travel and simply being outdoors.
Stacey has been working in the dental field since she was eighteen and in this office since 2004.
Stacey is our Financial Coordinator and enjoys interacting with our patients while making sure they get the most from their dental experience. She is also our interior decorator and can be credited with the warm, inviting look of our newly remodeled office. Stacey enjoys helping our patients and the rest of our wonderful team in any way she can.
In her spare time, Stacey enjoys camping with her family, and enjoying the outdoors.
You can email Stacey:email@example.com
Andrea has worked in the dental field in Sonoma county for over 30 years.I feel very fortunate to have a career I truly enjoy. Each day I am lucky enough to meet new people and build relationships. I want our patients to feel like family and know we if they need our assistance with appointments or insurance I'm here to help in any way I can.
Dr. Albers provides exceptional care to his clients. I'm proud to work with him and his wonderful staff.
I enjoy spending my free time with my husband, children and grandchildren.Searching for antiques and traveling are a favorite pastime . we especially like going to New England where we have family.
Harriett moved to Santa Rosa in 2008 from the beautiful Island of Roatan, Honduras.
She has been working in the dental field since 2010 and really enjoys connecting with patients and helping them feel welcome and comfortable coming into the dental office.
I am very fortunate to be working with Dr. Albers and his amazing team.
When not working, I enjoy spending time with my husband and daughter at the lake, hanging out with friends or traveling.
Registered Dental Hygienist
Elizabeth earned her Dental Hygiene degree from Carrington College in Sacramento and a Bachelor of Science degree from Golden Gate University in San Francisco. She holds a dental hygiene license with expanded duties in local anesthesia, nitrous oxide sedation, soft tissue curettage, and Laser therapy treatments.
I am honored to be working with Dr. Albers’ wonderful team. Being here creates so many opportunities for me to learn the newest techniques in dentistry. Having a daughter with Autism and an aging mother has enabled me to care deeply about patients with special needs. Dr Alber’s office is very well equipped to care for our patient’s needs.
Elizabeth is the mother of one daughter and spends her free time Sailing, traveling, and Scuba Diving.
I grew up in Santa Rosa, a Piner High alumni. After graduating high school, I joined the Marines and spent 4 years in the military driving around 5 tons and Hum-V’s. After the military I went to college to pursue Fire Science career certification. I was then offered an opportunity to learn about dental assisting. I have been in the dental buisness now since November 2010. I joined Dr . Albers team in January 2019 and I could not be happier!
When I’m not in a dental office, I enjoy roller skating around with my local roller derby team and spending time with my two dogs Paco and Coco.