Meet the Staff


Ashley graduated from Joliet Junior College with an Associate in Science in 2012. She started her journey at Lifetime Family Dental in 2012. She is certified in coronal polishing and dental sealants. Her goal every day is to give patients the smile they have always wanted! She takes interest in modern technology to provide patients with not only an improved smile, but also improved overall health.

Ashley is a mother of three beautiful children: Alexandra (9), Aundrea (7) and Oscar (6). Her children are very involved in the community as far as volunteering for town events and participating in cheerleading and football. Ashley also enjoys dancing to hip hop and Latin fusion.


Charlene is a 2013 graduate from the dental assistant program at Everest College. She is certified in coronal polishing, dental sealants, and Invisalign. She has been with Dr. Pal at Lifetime Family Dental for 4 years. It is important to her that patients have the best experience so she enjoys staying current with all the new trending dental technology.

Charlene has two daughters named Mikaela and Milleena. In her free time, she loves spending time with her boyfriend as well as taking their daughters to soccer and dance.


Katie joined our team in 2016 after graduating from Prairie State College with a degree in Dental Hygiene. She is certified in Local Anesthetic, Nitrous Oxide, and is a registered member of the ADHA. Her main goal is to achieve optimal care and give everyone a comfortable experience; not only is she a committed team member to our office, but she also works with specialists at other locations throughout the Chicagoland area.

When not working, she enjoys traveling and spending time with family and friends.


Lora graduated from Prairie State College with a degree in Dental Hygiene and joined our staff in 2016. Before practicing as a dental hygienist, Lora worked as a dental assistant. She loves the dental field and is very passionate with helping people achieve a healthy smile!

During her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, friends and boyfriend as well as traveling to new places.


Roma graduated from Concordia University with a double major in Marketing and Journalism. She has worked in the dental field as a billing and treatment plan coordinator for the past five years and joined our team in July 2016. Patient care has always been an interest of Roma’s as she is an American Red Cross volunteer.

During her free time, she loves traveling, spending time with her two dogs, and volunteering at our local animal shelter.