Andrea grew up in Calgary, but spent all of her summers on Mara Lake in Sicamous. After five years spent in Smithers, BC, Andrea is pleased to call Salmon Arm home. She joins the Acorn Dental team with considerable experience, having started her career as a Certified Dental Assistant prior to furthering her education to become a Dental Hygienist seven years ago. Andrea is especially passionate about creating positive dental experiences for nervous patients who may be prone to putting off dental care. She strives to make each and every dental experience a positive encounter for her patients. She enjoys spending time in the outdoors with her husband Michael and their two young children – Aspyn and Cohen.