Our Staff


Marc Marlette, DMD

Dr. Marc Marlette is originally from  Frankfort, Kentucky. He attended Transylvania University and Kentucky State University for undergraduate courses. In 1996 he graduated from the University of Louisville, School of Dentistry and was commissioned as a Captain in the United States Air Force. Marc and his wife Elizabeth, enjoyed five years of military life, traveling and meeting new people in the United States and from around the world. Some of Marc’s most memorable assignments were caring for Embassy Row residents in our nation’s capital and for foreign military after 9/11. 

Dr. Marlette and his wife have two children, Ainsley (14) and Matthew (11).  When not in the office, Marc spends his time running between swim meets as a parent and a certified national swim official, coaching an elementary school golf team and watching his son work hard on his tennis serve.  The Marlette family is dedicated to volunteering and supporting Go Pantry, a non-profit organization that provides weekend and summer food/meals for Boone County students.  



Sarah Holthaus- Office Manager

Sarah has been Dr. Marlette's Office Manager for 13 years. She was born and raised in Campbell County, Kentucky and now resides in Ft. Thomas with her seven year old Labradoodle, Miller. She enjoys spending her free time traveling, especially to Las Vegas, and regularly attends local sporting events.

Sarah's main focus in the office ranges between insurance and financial planning to medical billing. However, she still enjoys catching up with patients while helping to schedule appointments, answering insurance questions and helping you as a patient maximize your dental benefits.







Melissa Jansen- Dental Assistant

Melissa was born and raised in Fort Thomas, Kentucky.  She is a true Bluebird, having graduated from Highlands High School in 2000.  While in high school, she found her passion - dentistry.  Melissa co-opted at a local pediatric dental office and realized that was what she wanted to do.  After high school, Melissa attended the Institute of Medical and Dental Technology and graduated in 2001.  Melissa joined our office in 2006.  She has been a valuable addition to our team.

When Melissa is not working, she spends her free time with her two daughters.  She loves to scrapbook and enjoys trying new recipes.



Mary Jordan, RDH

Mary Jordan is originally from the small town of Goshen, Ohio. She graduated from the University of Cincinnati, Raymond Walters College in 2007 at the top of her class in Dental Hygiene. She started working with Dr. Marlette directly after graduation and has also worked part time for a periodontal specialist. Mary is always striving to improve her knowledge and skills in order to give our patients the very best treatment available.

While not working, Mary enjoys time with her family, which includes two active little boys.  Mary and her family have started to raise chickens and goats on their farm. She has recently found some "mommy time" while working out and enjoying yoga.






Christina Ellert, RDH, BS

Christina was born and raised near Harrison, Ohio. She graduated at the top of her dental hygiene class in 2009 from the University of Cincinnati, Raymond Walters College. She began working with Dr. Marlette right out of college and has been one of our full time hygienists for five years. Christina completed her Bachelor's Degree in Health Science in 2011 from Northern Kentucky University. Christina has previous work experience as an orthodontic assistant. She is a great team player and is always searching for ways to make our office more efficient and technologically advanced.

When off the clock, Christina spends her time with her son, Blake. She has a large family and loves to spend time with them often.






Anna Lafferty CDA- Dental Assistant

Anna Lafferty-EFDA

Anna joined our team in the spring of 2011. We are excited to have her and know she is a terrific fit for our team! Her bubbly personality and dedication to the patients, office and her coworkers is sure to WOW you. Anna comes from many generations of Kentuckians. She moved to Florence 8 years ago and decided to plant roots and her family here.   Having been in the hospitality business for many years, she is an excellent multi-tasker and loves being busy! Anna is a true people pleaser and will do her best to make sure that you have a pleasant experience in our office and will go above and beyond to make you confortable.

Anna graduated from The Institute of Dental and Medical Technology. She is married to a member of the Kentucky Army National Guard, who together have 3 children. When she is not at the office, she is spending time with her family and enjoys all outdoor activities, including camping and working out. For relaxation she loves taking her dogs to the Dog Park and sitting on the deck with her husband enjoying a good fire.

Becky Flynn- Front Desk Coordinator

Becky will greet you at the front desk as soon as you walk in to the office. She joined us in the fall of 2013. Becky is a native of northern kentucky with strong family connections in our community. Her previous work experience includes working at The Bank of Kentucky for 15 years. Becky spends her free time with her wonderful husband of 23 years, her 2 children, daughter and son, and her 4 grandchildren. She enjoys taking care of her family and making great memories with all of them.

Becky spends most her time in our office answering phones, scheduling appointments, financial planning and helping answer any questions you may have about any aspect of your dental care.