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2114 Washington Street | Pella, Iowa

Reception Desk Recker Dental

Meet Our Team


Jeanna – Front Desk

Jeanna is married to Curt and together they have 2 boys, Connor and Cole. In her spare time, she enjoys attending the boys’ events and watching her husband race.

She has worked at Recker Dental Care since 2004.


Linda – Front Desk

Linda is married to Jerome and they have 2 grown children and 3 wonderful grandsons that she loves to spend time with. She enjoys shopping, helping out on their family farm, and going on trips with her friends and family.


Lori – Front Desk

Lori is married to Ken and they have 2 grown daughters. She enjoys spending time with her 3 AWESOME, but busy, grandchildren. When she is not with the grandkids, she like antiques, being outdoors, and watching her favorite sport of football.



Abbi – Hygienist

Abbi is a dental hygienist.  She is married to an awesome guy, Cory. They recently had their first child. Abbi really enjoys getting to spend time building relationships with her patients. She enjoys seeing the positive results of treating patients with periodontal disease. 

In her free time, Abbi likes music, spending time outdoors, and reading.


Deb – Hygienist

Deb is married to Jim and they have a daughter, Rebecca. They enjoy camping in their spare time.

Deb joined our team in 2004 and has previous experience in a periodontal practice.


Emily – Hygienist

Emily is a Pella native and got her dental hygiene degree at Hawkeye Community College. She joined Recker Dental Care in 2011.

In her free time, she enjoys baking, reading, and spending time with family.


Jana – Hygienist

Jana and her husband, Bill, reside in New Sharon with their two children, Beau and Rachel. They enjoy sporting events, camping at their family farm, and spending time with family and friends.

Jana has been with our practice the longest, joining Dr. Mark in 1995.


Karin – Hygienist

 Karin and her husband, Kyle, moved to Iowa in 1993. They have 2 kids and 2 grandkids who they love spending time with. Karin enjoys traveling, sailing, working in the garden and photography.


Kim – Hygienist

Kim enjoys getting to know her patients and helping them improve their dental health through education and advancement in new hygiene methods. The most important things to her are faith and family. Kim has been part of our team ever since graduating from hygiene school.


Krista – Hygienist

Krista is married to Ron and they have 3 grown sons and 4 grandchildren. In addition to spending lots of time with them, she enjoys decorating and house remodeling projects.

She has been with Recker Dental Care since 2010 and enjoys building relationships with her patients over time.



Debbie – Assistant

Debbie is Dr. Leigh’s assistant.

She is married to Chris and they have 3 children: Ellyse, Avery, and Jaxson. In her spare time, she enjoys camping and going to her kids’ activities.


Kara – Assistant

Kara enjoys getting to know her patients and helping to make their dental experience a positive one. In her free time, she enjoys being outdoors, reading, watching football and motocross, and spending time with family and friends.

Kara is Dr. Joel’s assistant.


Marla – Assistant

Marla is married to Carroll, has four grown children, and three amazing grandchildren. She enjoys flower gardening and antiquing with friends.

Marla has assisted Dr. Eric since he started practicing in 2002.