Our Staff

Registered Dental Hygienists:

Kathy Cail

Kathy was born in Framingham, MA and has lived in Reading for the last 35 years.   She has two children:  a daughter 25 years and a son 23 years.   She received her degree in Dental Hygiene from the University of New England (Westbrook Campus),  Portland, ME.   Kathy has been an enthusiastic member of the Ravens Family Dental team with an unwavering devotion to her patients’ complete dental health.   She has thoroughly enjoyed the close personal relationships she has formed with both patients and staff and looks forward to many more rewarding years of practice.


Lynne Tripodi , RDH, BS

Lynne has been working at Ravens Family Dental since 2002. She earned her hygiene degree at Forsyth School for Dental Hygienists and received a B.S. in Health Sciences from Northeastern University. Her clinical experiences in public health settings, private practice and abroad have enhanced her ability to provide high quality care and instruction to her patients. In addition, Lynne provides oral health education for public and private schools. When she is not working, Lynne enjoys volunteering for a local non-profit, exercising, and spending time with her family.


Andrea Mckinley

Andrea was raised in Wakefield, MA and started at Ravens Family Dental as a patient 25 years ago. She received a Bachelors in the Science of Dental Hygiene from Forsyth/Northeastern University in 2000. She is very dedicated to her patients and improving their quality of life with consistent preventive dental hygiene. During her time off she runs a school-based dental program in her town that reaches out to many young children who have never received dental care.



Lauren Ibsen

Lauren was born and raised in Wakefield, MA.   She started her career in dentistry as a dental assistant. She pursued an education in dental hygiene and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy’s Forsyth Dental Hygiene program in 2010. She was trained in the latest technology and is licensed to give local anesthesia. She is strongly committed to her patients oral health as well as their overall health by educating her patients about the mouth-body connection of gum disease. She focuses on disease prevention and oral health promotion by taking the time to educate her patients on how to achieve a beautiful and healthy smile.



Dental Assistants

Dental-AssistantsOur team of assistants are dedicated professionals who take pride in providing personalized experiences for our patients.  They remain current with the latest sterilization (OSHA) standards and work together to keep our operatories pristine.  This fun group of women set the tone with friendly one-on-one interactions, relieving anxiety to assure that every patient is as comfortable as possible.




Michelle Eccles, Cathy Rossi, Colleen Glover, Rebecca Viviani


Business Team


Business-TeamEvery patient is greeted with a smile and welcomed into our family atmosphere by this trustworthy group of women.  Their dental knowledge is based on years of experience and qualifies them to assist you with questions you may have about your appointments.  They accept the tasks of handling your insurance claims for you so that your visit is worry free, and abide by HIPPA privacy acts to keep your personal information secure.

Sharon DiDonato, Nancy Pineau, Joyce Ferreazzani