ABOUT OUR STAFF:
Trale Broudy, RDH:
Trale graduated from Santa Rosa Junior College’s Dental Hygiene Program in 2010 and has been working for Dr. Kjeldsen since. His primary concern is always for the patient’s health and he works hard to make sure that each patient receives optimal care. Trale is also an adjunct faculty instructor in the SRJC’s dental programs and a board member of the Redwood Dental Hygienists’ Society. As a former professional baker, Trale founded the Village Bakery in Sebastopol and now enjoys baking as a hobby. He lives in Sebastopol with his wife, two daughters and dog.
Lexi Hanson, Office Manager :
Lexi has been part of Dr. Kjeldsen’s staff since early 2014 after returning to California from Washington, D.C., where her interest in politics led her to work in the government sector. As the Office Manager, she welcomes patients with a smile and helps make the office a place where patients feel comfortable, at ease, and cared for at each appointment. Born and raised in Northern California, she enjoys hiking, swimming, horseback riding, and spending time with family and friends.
Erica Park, Office Assistant :
Erica joined Dr. Kjeldsen’s staff in October 2016. She has a background in youth ministry and caregiving. She is currently attending Sonoma State University to pursue a bachelor’s degree in Psychology. She hopes to later attend graduate school in order to be a counselor. Outside of work she enjoys knitting, reading, hiking, continuing to serve in youth ministry, and spending time with family and friends.
Ysabella Esponda, Dental Assistant :
Ysabella became a member Dr. Kjeldsen’s staff in November 2016. For the past four years, she has been working in the customer service industry. As the Dental Assistant, she enjoys listening to our patients and helping them feel comfortable and cared for. She assists Dr. Kjeldsen with all procedures and makes sure everything runs smoothly in the back office. When she’s not working, she enjoys volunteering as a high school counselor and spending time with family.