Meet Our Team


Dr. Mark McKenny

Dr. McKenny grew up in York, NE, and he couldn’t be happier to call Boone home. He graduated from Creighton University with a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and then continued his education at Creighton’s dental school. His family includes his wife Rachel and their son Patrick, who likes to come see “daddy at work.”

Dr. Robert (Sandy) Booth

Dr. Booth was born in Harlan, IA, where he met his wife Connie. He graduated from the University of Nebraska’s dental school and still holds a fond place in his heart for the Huskers. Dr. Booth and his wife have three grown children and one sweet granddaughter. Outside of work, Dr. Booth enjoys staying active and spending time with family.

Gina Sharer

Though originally from Tama, Gina and her husband Ted have lived in Boone for more than 15 years. Gina has been a certified and registered dental assistant for over 35 years after earning her degree from Kirkwood Community College. Nowadays, Gina is the friendly face at the front desk of Boone Family Dental. Ted and Gina have two children, one son-in-law, and three grand-dogs.

Terri Troe

Terri received a Bachelor of Science from the University of Iowa and has nearly 30 years of experience in dental hygiene. She was raised in Des Moines and began her career there, but has been practicing in Boone since 1995. Terri and her husband, Dave, have four children. Outside of work, Terri enjoys her children’s activities and staying active.

Rhonda Allen

Rhonda has been a hygienist for 18 years. She received her education from the University of South Dakota. She has been married to her husband Tom for 20 years. Rhonda resided in many parts of Iowa, from Dickens, where she was raised, to Sioux Center, and finally to Boone. Her family, including two children, has lived here for eight years.

Julie Lampe

Julie is a nationally certified dental assistant with 40 years of experience. Julie graduated from the dental assisting program at Hawkeye Community College. While she was born in northeast Iowa, she is proud to call Ogden home. Julie and her husband Rick have two married sons and have been blessed with four grandchildren.

Elaine Pearson

Elaine has been a dental assistant for 37 years, all of them at the same office! She received her dental assisting degree from Iowa Central Community College. A long time resident, she moved from Stratford to Boone in 1978 and has lived here ever since. Elaine and her husband Kelcy have two children, one son-in-law, and two grandchildren.

Dani Jackson

After Dani’s twin sister graduated from Des Moines Area Community College’s dental assisting program, Dani knew that it was the perfect choice for her. She has been a registered and certified dental assistant since 2009 and received her expanded functions certificate in 2011. Though originally from Boone, Dani and her husband, Dustin, now live with their two dogs and huge garden in Ogden.