Meet Our Friendswood Dental Team
Kim Allen, Office Manager
With two decades of dental experience, Kim joined our team in 2000. She has worked hard to build and maintain caring relationships with our patients and their families ensuring their dental needs are met and that every visit to our office exceeds their highest expectations. A native of Longview, TX, Kim studied at East Texas Baptist University in Marshall, and she is a registered dental assistant as well as being certified in CPR and nitrous oxide administration.
Outside the office, Kim and her sweetheart have a large combined family that includes five grown children, six grandchildren, and two dogs. She enjoys gardening, cooking, and spending time with her family at their lake house. Additionally, Kim is an aviation buff! She has a vintage aircraft and enjoys taking it to fly-ins and air shows.
Tracie Smith, Registered Dental Assistant, Lead Assistant, Treatment Coordinator
Tracie has more than two decades of dental experience, and joined our team in 2008. For Tracie, the best part of her job is seeing the transformation people experience when they restore their smiles to full form and function. Tracie studied at the College of the Mainland, and has completed numerous continuing education courses including training in CEREC software and dental implant restorations. Happily married for more than 23 years, Tracie and her husband are the proud parents of two children. Tracie loves to laugh and embrace life with her outgoing family. When she’s not spending time with her family and building upon the strong Christian principles they live by, Tracie enjoys horseback riding, singing in the church choir, going to the beach, and relaxing during long weekends.
Joy Weber, Registered Dental Assistant
Joy is new to our team, but she bring more than a decade of dental experience to our office. She loves meeting new people, and works hard to ensure every patient is comfortable and relaxed during care. She trained in office to learn dental assisting prior to completing her registered dental assistant certification test. She is also trained in OSHA and CPR.
Originally from Cleveland, OH, Joy worked as a flight attendant before entering the dental field. She is happily married, and she and her husband have one dog. Joy likes art, cooking, and spending time with her family.
Renea Marchi, Dental Hygienist
With more than three decades of dental experience, Renea joined our team in 2009. She loves having the opportunity to help patients fully understand the importance of preventive dentistry and learn to enjoy the experience of caring for their smiles. Renea studied at San Jacinto Community College and the University of Houston, and student dental hygiene at The University of Texas Dental School. She has advanced training in sealant placement, nitrous oxide administration and monitoring, and soft tissue management.
A native of Houston, TX, Renea is the proud parent of a son and daughter. She also has four grandchildren and one on the way. In fact, the TSA agents at the Tulsa airport know them by name because they travel to see their grandchildren so often. When she’s not working or visiting our family, Renea enjoys travelling, organizing, event planning, and is an active member of the Sagemont Church participating in their choir, women’s ministry, and widow and orphan ministry.
Bahareh E. Khonsri, Registered Dental Hygienist
Bahareh has worked in the dental field since 2012, and she joined our team in 2015. She loves working with such a kind, friendly group of people, and offering our patients outstanding dental care. Bahareh studied dental hygiene at the University of Texas School of Dentistry in Houston.
A native of Shiraz, Iran, Bahareh is married, and she and her husband are pet parents to a Boston Terrier. In her free time, Bahareh stays busy cooking, reading, watching documentaries and biographies, traveling, running, and working out. In fact, she and her husband both have health and nutrition educational backgrounds, and Bahareh is working toward competing in a woman physique competition.
“Jill” Kathleen Donovan, Dental Hygienist
With more than twenty years of dental experience, Jill joined our practice in 2014. She studied at Houston Community College and earned her dental hygiene degree at the University of Texas School of Dentistry in Houston. Jill is also certified in nitrous oxide administration.
A native of Friendswood, TX, Jill has been married since 2000, and she and her husband have one son. Jill loves traveling, snow skiing, swimming, playing sports like tennis and basketball, and doing trivia with friends and family.