Meet Our Team
Rhonda Ayers – Patient Concierge & Marketing
Rhonda joined Cleveland Family Dentistry in 1990. She is a registered dental assistant with CPR certification, and currently oversees our patient concierge and marketing services, making her the “face of the office.” Rhonda’s work involves welcoming new patients when they arrive and giving them a tour of our practice, while also answering any questions they might have. In addition to helping our patients in person, she interacts with patients online on our social media channels. Rhonda is also our resident party planner!
Outside the office, Rhonda has earned many awards for her volunteer work, including the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo 10-Year Service award in 2005 and 2015, and the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo/Liberty Co. Metro Go Texan “Committeeman of the Year” in 2014. She has served as secretary, vice president, and president of the Cleveland Livestock Show and Rodeo.
Barbara Peden – Front Desk Team Lead
Barbara became a member of the Cleveland Family Dentistry team in 2016, bringing in 25 years of experience in the dental care field. In addition to overseeing scheduling services for our doctors, Barbara books patient appointments and is the first point of contact in the office and over the phone. Our office relies on Barbara’s hard work to keep everything running smoothly day in and day out. She also assists with treatment planning to ensure that our patients understand their treatment, stay on track with their appointments, and make the most of their benefits.
When she’s not in the office, Barbara loves working in her garden and singing. With her gardening experience, she excels at crafting creative floral arrangements!
Norma Vasquez – Hygiene Coordinator
Norma joined our practice in 2017, and has more than 18 years of experience working in dentistry. Norma is responsible for scheduling our patients’ hygiene appointments, and acts as a liaison between patients and their benefits providers. In this position, she makes it easier for people to keep up with their oral hygiene needs, and also makes sure they receive appropriate support from their dental insurance policies. She is also one of the friendly voices our patients hear when they call our office to schedule appointments and ask questions.
Outside of work, Norma loves spending time with friends and family, watching romantic movies, and traveling.
Eva Vega – Insurance & Treatment Coordinator
As our Insurance and Treatment Coordinator, Eva is responsible for helping patients set up treatments with our practice, assisting them in arranging payment through their insurance, and providing information on our treatment plans. Eva can work directly with insurance companies to make sure assistance is properly provided, and she is also able to help people with out-of-network claims. With her assistance, patients can have an easier time understanding what their time in the dentist’s chair will involve, and she can make the costs clear. When patients require advanced dental care, they can trust Eva to help them work out the details of their payment options so they can make sure their treatment is completely covered. Eva is bilingual, as she speaks fluent Spanish!
When she isn’t at work, Eva loves to spend time with her two kids, and she enjoys finding opportunities to get outdoors.
Regina Moorman – Registered Dental Hygienist – Team Lead
Regina joined Cleveland Family Dentistry in 1991, and serves as our dental hygienist team lead. Her team and her patients love how quickly and easily she can adapt to different situations and provide great care for people as individuals. She is also committed to understanding how she can best provide care in the office, and through education, so patients have an easier time taking care of their teeth and gums between appointments.
Outside the office, Regina loves to make trips to Canyon Lake with her friends and family, and she always enjoys finding fun new restaurants to try!
Salina Rena Leonardt – Registered Dental Hygienist
In her position as a dental hygienist, Salina provides our patients with terrific care through professional cleanings, and by giving them instructions on how they can protect their teeth and gums through a better daily oral hygiene routine. When working with a patient, Salina helps them understand why their daily habits are so important, and can assist them in creating a more effective strategy for preventing dental health issues. Her goal is to offer the kind of guidance that leads to better long-term smile health.
Outside of the office, Salina enjoys decorating, riding 4-wheelers, attending her kids’ sporting events, and shopping.
Brandy Squier – Registered Dental Hygienist
Brandy has been part of the Cleveland Family Dentistry team since 2009, and completed her Associate of Applied Science degree in 2007. In her role as a dental hygienist, Brandy spends time helping our patients by thoroughly cleaning their teeth and educating them on how they can do a more effective job protecting their dental health at home. By bonding with patients and understanding their current approach to oral care, she is able to identify areas of improvement, and help them stick to better habits in the future.
When she’s not in the office, Brandy loves to spend time with her husband (her high school sweetheart!) and family, and attend her kids’ sporting events. She’s also an active member of her church.
Christina Votaw – Registered Dental Assistant – Team Lead
Christina’s position as our Registered Dental Assistant Team Lead requires her to cover many different responsibilities! She places orders for all of our supplies, and often works directly to assist Dr. Uhrenholdt. A member of our team since 2012, Christina’s provides great office support through her maturity and organizational skills, and has a remarkable eye for detail. When she works with patients, Christina helps them feel comfortable in the dentist’s chair and throughout their treatment experience. Christina has a particular interest in Invisalign and has undergone training to help our patients who choose this treatment for their smile makeovers. In addition to handling her responsibilities, she also trains other assistants in order to keep our practice running smoothly.
In her personal life, Christina is a major fitness enthusiast, and she’s active in CrossFit. Fun fact: she exercised throughout her entire pregnancy!
Katy Keniry – Registered Dental Assistant
Katy has been with Cleveland Family Dentistry since 2014. She provides important assistance to our dentists, and assists in helping our patients feel at ease while providing information about their treatments. Katy provides great work helping patients who come to us for CEREC same-day dental crowns.
When she’s not at work, Katy enjoys spending time with her husband, Andrew, and loves playing softball during the summer. A fun fact about Katy is that she has TWENTY siblings!
Sarah Page – Registered Dental Assistant
Sarah has been a Dental Assist for over 13 years and joined our practice in 2018. She is committed to treating her patients with phenomenal care. Her patients can expect gentle and thorough treatment. Sarah looks forward to building a foundation of trust with her patients, giving them the smiles they deserve. She is always inspired by the transition of confidence when patients leave the office with improved smiles. Sarah has volunteered with Dentistry From the Heart and our annual Free Day of Dentistry. Her hobbies include watching her kids play sports and painting with her daughter. She also enjoys hunting, fishing, and being on the lake or beach with her family.
Fun fact about Sarah: She is a huge fan of The Texans!