Our

team


Glo Finan

Scheduling Coordinator

Glo moved with her family to the Central Coast in 1992 from North Hollywood. Glo lives with her husband Ernie in Los Osos. She has four fully grown children, six grandkids, two dogs, Louie and Connie, along with a Lovebird named Hank. Glo happily takes care of our patients needs at the front office. She will gladly assist you with scheduling your dental appointment, discussing your treatment plan or helping you with any questions you may have.

Melinda Williams

Financial Treatment Coordinator

Melinda was born in Georgia and raised in Clovis California. Melinda is married with three grown children, two dogs, two cats and two turtles. She has recently relocated to the Central Coast, where she enjoys the beach and hiking. Before moving to Morro Bay, Melinda worked as a dental assistant and front desk staff for over 15 years. She will gladly assist you with scheduling your appointments, discussing treatment plans, and insurance inquiries. With her friendly personality she will be glad to answer all your questions.

Kara Jackson

Financial Treatment Coordinator

Kara lives in Atascadero, CA near the beautiful town of Morro Bay. In her free time she enjoys listening to country music and going out with her boyfriend. She also likes to read fictional novels and lounge around the pool. While at Morro Bay Family Dentistry, Kara, strives to make your dental experience as comfortable and stress-free as possible.

Kathleen Smith

Registered Dental Hygienist

Kathi has been a hygienist at this office for more than 25 years, staying with Dr. Ratchford after she acquired the practice. She graduated top of her class at Pasadena College Dental Hygiene Program, where she was the recipient of the “California Hygiene Award of Clinical Excellence” for her graduating class. She and her husband Tom, have lived on the Central Coast for more than 35 years, where they raised their two wonderful daughters together.

Andi Tapia

Registered Dental Hygienist

Andi is a Central Valley transplant and is loving the Central Coast life in Morro Bay. With her daughter, she enjoys gardening, soap making and taking their dogs to the dog beach with her boyfriend. Starting her career as a dental assistant, she has more than 20 years of dental experience. As your dental hygienist she strives to make your dental experience as comfortable as possible.

Donna Hunt

Registered Dental Assistant

Donna, originally from the Central Valley, moved to beautiful Morro Bay 23 years ago to escape the heat. Donna loves being a Registered Dental Assistant. She has 30 years experience, receiving her Extended Functions License from UCLA. She has 2 amazing children and a fabulous husband. Her son Jacob attends Morro Bay High School and her daughter Nicole attends Cuesta College. She is here to make your visit, comfortable and easy.

Mackenzie Price

Dental Assistant

Mackenzie graduated from Central California School of Continuing Education as a Dental Assistant. Born in San Luis Obispo and raised in Morro Bay, she feels blessed to call this her home. She has an amazing family with a radiant little boy named Saxon and a loving dog who is her best friend, Zamora. She spends her free time creating art in many forms and staying active in nature. When you come to visit us at Morro Bay Family Dentistry she hopes to bring you quality care, comfort and a smile to your day.

Glo Finan

Scheduling Coordinator

Glo moved with her family to the Central Coast in 1992 from North Hollywood. Glo lives with her husband Ernie in Los Osos. She has four fully grown children, six grandkids, two dogs, Louie and Connie, along with a Lovebird named Hank. Glo happily takes care of our patients needs at the front office. She will gladly assist you with scheduling your dental appointment, discussing your treatment plan or helping you with any questions you may have.

Melinda Williams

Financial Treatment Coordinator

Melinda was born in Georgia and raised in Clovis California. Melinda is married with three grown children, two dogs, two cats and two turtles. She has recently relocated to the Central Coast, where she enjoys the beach and hiking. Before moving to Morro Bay, Melinda worked as a dental assistant and front desk staff for over 15 years. She will gladly assist you with scheduling your appointments, discussing treatment plans, and insurance inquiries. With her friendly personality she will be glad to answer all your questions.

Kara Jackson

Financial Treatment Coordinator

Kara lives in Atascadero, CA near the beautiful town of Morro Bay. In her free time she enjoys listening to country music and going out with her boyfriend. She also likes to read fictional novels and lounge around the pool. While at Morro Bay Family Dentistry, Kara, strives to make your dental experience as comfortable and stress-free as possible.

Kathleen Smith

Registered Dental Hygienist

Kathi has been a hygienist at this office for more than 25 years, staying with Dr. Ratchford after she acquired the practice. She graduated top of her class at Pasadena College Dental Hygiene Program, where she was the recipient of the “California Hygiene Award of Clinical Excellence” for her graduating class. She and her husband Tom, have lived on the Central Coast for more than 35 years, where they raised their two wonderful daughters together.

Andi Tapia

Registered Dental Assistant

Andi is a Central Valley transplant and is loving the Central Coast life in Morro Bay. With her daughter, she enjoys gardening, soap making and taking their dogs to the dog beach with her boyfriend. Starting her career as a dental assistant, she has more than 20 years of dental experience. As your dental hygienist she strives to make your dental experience as comfortable as possible.

Donna Hunt

Registered Dental Assistant

Donna, originally from the Central Valley, moved to beautiful Morro Bay 23 years ago to escape the heat. Donna loves being a Registered Dental Assistant. She has 30 years experience, receiving her Extended Functions License from UCLA. She has 2 amazing children and a fabulous husband. Her son Jacob attends Morro Bay High School and her daughter Nicole attends Cuesta College. She is here to make your visit, comfortable and easy.

Mackenzie Price

Dental Assistant

Mackenzie graduated from Central California School of Continuing Education as a Dental Assistant. Born in San Luis Obispo and raised in Morro Bay, she feels blessed to call this her home. She has an amazing family with a radiant little boy named Saxon and a loving dog who is her best friend, Zamora. She spends her free time creating art in many forms and staying active in nature. When you come to visit us at Morro Bay Family Dentistry she hopes to bring you quality care, comfort and a smile to your day.

Glo Finan

Scheduling Coordinator

Glo moved with her family to the Central Coast in 1992 from North Hollywood. Glo lives with her husband Ernie in Los Osos. She has four fully grown children, six grandkids, two dogs, Louie and Connie, along with a Lovebird named Hank. Glo happily takes care of our patients needs at the front office. She will gladly assist you with scheduling your dental appointment, discussing your treatment plan or helping you with any questions you may have.

Melinda Williams

Financial Treatment Coordinator

Melinda was born in Georgia and raised in Clovis California. Melinda is married with three grown children, two dogs, two cats and two turtles. She has recently relocated to the Central Coast, where she enjoys the beach and hiking. Before moving to Morro Bay, Melinda worked as a dental assistant and front desk staff for over 15 years. She will gladly assist you with scheduling your appointments, discussing treatment plans, and insurance inquiries. With her friendly personality she will be glad to answer all your questions.

Kara Jackson

Financial Treatment Coordinator

Kara lives in Atascadero, CA near the beautiful town of Morro Bay. In her free time she enjoys listening to country music and going out with her boyfriend. She also likes to read fictional novels and lounge around the pool. While at Morro Bay Family Dentistry, Kara, strives to make your dental experience as comfortable and stress-free as possible.

Kathleen Smith

Registered Dental Assistant

Kathi has been a hygienist at this office for more than 25 years, staying with Dr. Ratchford after she acquired the practice. She graduated top of her class at Pasadena College Dental Hygiene Program, where she was the recipient of the “California Hygiene Award of Clinical Excellence” for her graduating class. She and her husband Tom, have lived on the Central Coast for more than 35 years, where they raised their two wonderful daughters together.

Andi Tapia

Registered Dental Assistant

Andi is a Central Valley transplant and is loving the Central Coast life in Morro Bay. With her daughter, she enjoys gardening, soap making and taking their dogs to the dog beach with her boyfriend.Starting her career as a dental assistant, she has more than 20 years of dental experience. As your dental hygienist she strives to make your dental experience as comfortable as possible.

Donna Hunt

Registered Dental Assistant

Donna, originally from the Central Valley, moved to beautiful Morro Bay 23 years ago to escape the heat. Donna loves being a Registered Dental Assistant. She has 30 years experience, receiving her Extended Functions License from UCLA.She has 2 amazing children and a fabulous husband. Her son Jacob attends Morro Bay High School and her daughter Nicole attends Cuesta College. She is here to make your visit, comfortable and easy.

Mackenzie Price

Dental Assistant

Mackenzie graduated from Central California School of Continuing Education as a Dental Assistant. Born in San Luis Obispo and raised in Morro Bay, she feels blessed to call this her home. She has an amazing family with a radiant little boy named Saxon and a loving dog who is her best friend, Zamora. She spends her free time creating art in many forms and staying active in nature. When you come to visit us at Morro Bay Family Dentistry she hopes to bring you quality care, comfort and a smile to your day.