Meet the Team

We recognize that all our patients are unique and deserve to receive orthodontic care that reflects their individual needs. Our experienced and talented team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding orthodontic experience every time you visit our practice.

We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you.


Richele 

Patient Relations Representative

Richele brings more than 20 years of experience from previous work in general dentistry, oral surgery, orthodontics, and management. She graduated Suma cum Laude from Hodges University in 2012 with a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration. Richele is passionate about orthodontics and contributing to our team’s success. She enthusiastically represents the practice and is focused on building relationships with patients and their families.

Originally from Kansas City, Missouri, Richele and her husband Chad have lived in the Tampa area since 2003. She enjoys traveling to tropical destinations and leading a health-centered lifestyle. She is passionate about yoga and practices Pilates regularly. Richele also enjoys her local volunteer work with Volunteer Way and Support the Troops.

Jessica

Treatment Coordinator

Jessica graduated from Hillsborough Community College, where she earned her expanded functions dental assistant certificate. Starting with her own orthodontic treatment as an adolescent, she knew she wanted to be a part of the fulfilling field of orthodontics. Jessica looks forward to developing relationships with all the patients and being a part of their smile transformation.

A Wisconsin native, Jessica relocated to the Sunshine State for the beautiful weather. Since moving to Florida, she married her longtime love Jason. They have two daughters: Lilyana and Everly.

Jaime

Expanded Functions Dental Assistant

Jaime graduated from Lorenzo Walker Institute of Technology in Naples with certification as an expanded functions dental assistant. He has been working in the dental field for about five years, starting in general dentistry and now working as an orthodontic assistant for the last two years. Jaime is very excited to be a part of the Perez Orthodontic family and looks forward to being a part of our patients’ smile success.

Originally from New England, Jaime now considers himself a Floridian since he has been living here for more than ten years. He loves the beach life and has a passion for music and fitness.


Danielle

Expanded Functions Dental Assistant

Danielle attended the DA program at HCC, graduating in 2015, and spending her internship right here with Dr. Perez. She completed 400 clinical hours and is DANB-certified in infection control and radiation health and safety. Danielle is excited to be a full-time member of the team, and looks forward to each day being filled with patients’ beautiful smiles. She appreciates Dr. Perez’s vast knowledge and willingness to share it with her!

In her free time, Danielle loves going to the beach, traveling back home to Illinois to visit friends and family, and going to sporting events.


Nancy

Certified Orthodontic Assistant

Nancy began her career in the dental field in 2009 and joined our team as a Certified Orthodontic Assistant in 2015. She loves working in dentistry and enjoys helping our patients achieve a beautiful smile. Nancy’s vision and passion for helping others make her a great part of the Perez Orthodontics team!

When she’s not at work, Nancy loves spending time with family and friends, traveling, and doing outdoor activities. Her interest in helping others through dentistry extends out of the office as well; she recently volunteered on a dental mission in Senegal, Africa and looks forward to future travels to help those in need.

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