Meet the Team
Dr. Erik Holmberg, DDS
A graduate of the University of Washington School of Dentistry, Dr. Holmberg spent the first 10 years of his career in Issaquah. In 2001, Dr. Holmberg, his wife and four children moved home to Wenatchee where he began meeting the dental needs of families in North Central Washington.
Dr. Holmberg developed his unwavering commitment to patient care at the prestigious Pride Institute in California. While enrolled at The Pride Institute, Dr. Holmberg attended a series of workshops and classes designed to develop a patient-centered approach while creating the dental practice of their dreams. Through a series of nearly 70 workshops covering specific topics – from appointment scheduling to comprehensive restorative dentistry – Dr. Holmberg fine-tuned his abilities to deliver quality technical care with an artistic touch.
Dr. Cy Whitener, DMD
Dr. Whitener is a 2007 Eastmont graduate. Following graduation he enlisted in the U.S. Army and served four years in the 82nd Airborne Division. He served as a Scout in a reconnaissance platoon where he deployed twice.
Following the military Dr. Whitener attended WSU for undergraduate studies, after which he attended Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine - Arizona where he graduated with honors for scholastic and clinical achievement. Dr. Whitener enjoys general dentistry, being able to be involved in all aspects of the patient’s care. He is excited to be building relationships for life, with his new patients, in the Wenatchee Valley. His wife, Alix Whitener, has a PhD in Entomology and works in agriculture. Cy and Alix decided their home town would be a great place to build their professional careers. They are both eager to be apart of the community they were raised in, and enjoy the outdoors with their dog Remi.
Jane Hawk, Registered Dental Hygienist
Jane has been practicing dental hygiene for over 25 years. She is passionate about dental health and enjoys sharing her expertise with enthusiasm. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, gardening, golfing, and practicing yoga.
Jane Hinkle, Registered Dental Hygienist
Jane has been a dental hygienist for over 28 years and has worked for Dr. Holmberg since 2001. Helping create beautiful healthy smiles and building relationships with her patients is her ultimate reward. With a love for people, Jane believes each patient is unique and special, and she works hard to make them feel that way every time they visit. Jane grew up in Wenatchee and enjoys everything about it. Her interests focus mainly on her 3 college-age children and family. She also enjoys boating and horticulture.
Erin McMonigle George, Registered Dental Hygienist
Erin grew up helping out a her father's dental practice. This experience strengthened her passion to help promote and support dental health for others. As a hygienist, she loves working with people and enjoys getting to see friends, new and old, on a daily basis. Away from work, Erin enjoys spending time with her husband and four children. They can be found enjoying Lake Chelan, skiing at Mission Ridge, hiking or camping.
Mindy Sangster, Registered Dental Assistant
Mindy has lived in the Wenatchee Valley her entire life. She started working for Dr. Holmberg as his assistant in 2005. Mindy provides a variety of services to ensure every patient feels and receives the highest possible care while building relationships. She enjoys snowmobiling with her husband, son, and daughter and hanging out with family and friends.
Lauren Batman, Sterilzation Technician and Dental Assistant in training
Lauren has lived in the Wenatchee Valley her entire life. She is in training to be a dental assistant. She enjoys getting to know the patients, and being able to work with such a kind group of people. She spends most of her free time outdoors with family and friends. In the winter she enjoys snowmobiling with her boyfriend. In the summer she enjoys hiking and mountain biking.
Connie Morris, Account Manager
Connie joined the team in 2008. In her over 33 years in dentistry, she has been both a dental assistant and front office staff. She enjoys working with the patients to help them achieve optimal dental health. A public servant by nature, she is grateful her career in dentistry has afforded her the opportunity to serve others daily. When not at work, she likes to spend time with family and friends, read, hike, sew and spend time in the garden growing flowers and vegetables.
Joy CrowE, Office Manager & Registered Dental Assistant
Joy joined our team in 2014 and spends much of her time coordinating appointments and trying to meet patients needs first and foremost as the new office manager. At work, she enjoys being with and getting to know our patients and the people she works with. New to the area, she is enjoying exploring the Wenatchee Valley with her husband and three daughters.