Meet Our Team
Karen F., Insurance Coordinator
Karen is the office veteran. She has been our front desk patient coordinator since 1995. She always surprises other staff members with delicious cakes or pies on their birthday. Karen loves turtles! She and her two children have a Russian tortoise named Eragon.
Amy, Safety Coordinator
Amy has been with the DiBona Dental Group since 2002. She graduated from Middlesex Community College in Lowell, MA, where she grew up. Amy has one daughter who keeps her busy being a group leader for her Daisy Troop. Amy and her husband can often be found at the beach just down the street from their house.
Donna, RDH, Dental Hygienist
Donna joined the DiBona Dental Group in 2020. Originally from Littleton,
MA, Donna relocated to Exeter to be closer to her family.Donna knew early on what her career would be. During the 7th grade she was exposed to the world of dental hygiene during an after school program. She knew from then on what her career and passion would be Dental Hygiene! She graduated at the top of her class in 1991 from Middlesex Community College in Bedford MA and has her local anesthesia license from Quinsigamond Community College. She is known for administering gentle and pain free local anesthetic, so for anyone who struggles through cleanings, you may be able to be numb for your visit! Outside the office, Donna enjoys spending time with her sisters, her niece
and little great niece and nephew. She loves Siamese cats, and is a mom to three of them (Teddy, Jake and Nick!). Donna is a big fan of the New England Patriots and Tom Brady. On weekends she can be found hiking in the White Mountains, as well as in her backyard gardening.
Jill, RDH, Dental Hygienist
Originally from Northern Maine, Jill decided to relocate to New Hampshire after college. She graduated from the University of New England with a bachelors degree in Dental Hygiene, and joined DiBona Dental in 2020. On top of her hygiene license, she is also licensed to administer local anesthesia and nitrous oxide. When she is not working, Jill enjoys spending time with friends and family, travelling, snowboarding (often at Sunday River!), and baking desserts!
Emily, RDH, Dental Hygienist
Emily is a NH native that graduated from New Hampshire Technical Institute (NHTI) in 2010 and is in the process of earning a bachelor's degree in Communication. Over her years of practice, she has had the privilege to combine her passion for helping others and her love of dentistry by providing volunteer dental services on two mission trips to Haiti and multiple community awareness events. Emily enjoys all aspects of dental hygiene, but especially periodontal therapy and implant maintenance. When she is not working, you will find her reading, running, cooking, or sitting on any beach. Ask about her last year of traveling the US in an RV!
Devine, Treatment Coordinator
Devine is originally from Boston and started working in the dental field at age 17. She went on to assisting school and worked as an endodontic lead assistant in California for two years before moving back home to New England. After moving back home she started working as a treatment coordinator and a dental office manager where she was able to apply both her clinical dental assisting knowledge with her business degree. She loves being able to work with patients to help find treatment plans that will improve their quality of life, as well as staying within their budgets. She is incredibly knowledgeable in most dental insurances, and loves helping patients get the most out of their benefit plans. When not in the office, Devine spends her time being a mom to her toddler son AJ, and enjoys live music and day trips with her family. Most weekends they are exploring new places throughout New England and have crossed the country many times, Philly being their favorite destination they visit often.
Megan, Patient Coordinator
Megan is originally from Hampton NH and joined DiBona Dental in 2018. She has a young son who enjoys playing baseball and football, as well as going to Hampton Beach with his mom. When not working at the front desk at DiBona Dental, Megan bar-tends at Applebees. Her favorite drink to pour is a Captain Morgan Bahama Mama! Megan LOVES scary movies, and she does not scare easily. One of her favorites is the Conjouring series. Be sure to chat with Megan about scary movies next time you're in!
Beth, Patient Coordinator
Beth, originally from North Reading, MA, joined the practice in 2020. She was a dental assistant for 12 years before moving into the administrative side of things. Beth lives in Fremont with her husband and two daughters. She loves to cook, camp, and be outdoors any chance she gets!
Marion, Clinical Coordinator
Marion grew up in Germany where she started her career in 1978. In 2001, she moved to the U.S. and she currently lives in Maine with her husband and two sons. Marion's daughter and mother still reside in Germany, and she frequently hops across the Atlantic to visit them. In 2008, Marion joined the team at the DiBona Dental Group. At the office, we are often treated to Marion's baked goods, as she enjoys cooking both German and American cuisine. Marion enjoys the beach no matter what season it is, and she is an avid reader and loves to knit.
Meg, Dental Assistant
Meg grew up in Keene, NH and move to the seacoast in 2018. She joined the DiBona team in 2019. After receiving her bachelors in Psychology from Keene State College, she decided to follow her heart and join the dental field. Meg graduated from the dental assisting program at NHTI’s Concord Community college in 2019. For fun, Meg is usually at the beach, perhaps sunbathing and reading the latest Jodi Picoult novel. Running is a passion of hers, and she sometimes participates in 5k races! Meg’s favorite part of her job is being able to put patients at ease and make them comfortable in the chair. Meg finds her job most rewarding when patients have a relaxed experience at the dentist! Next time you’re in, ask Meg about her favorite NH beaches!
Kayla, Dental Assistant
Kayla joined the practice in 2016, after completing her training at Northeast Collaborative School of Dental Assisting. She enjoys assisting surgeries, including endodontic microsurgerires as well as extractions and dental implants. She can often be found working with Dr. Pauk on many root canal procedures (she will help put you at ease, even if you are an anxious patient!) Outside the office she enjoys hiking with her dog, or spending the warmer weekends at the beach with her friends.
Nina DiBona Pauk, R.D., L.D., Dietitian
Nina DiBona Pauk, R.D., L.D. is our staff dietitian. She received her bachelors degree in psychology from Brown University. She then attended Simmons College, where she completed the didactic program in dietetics. She then went on to complete an 11-month dietetic internship at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, MA, where she gained extensive practical knowledge in weight loss counseling and management of different disease states. In her spare time, she enjoys cooking, yoga, reading, waterskiing, downhill skiing, and spending time with her young son and husband (Dr. Pauk!). Nina's Integrative Nutritional Approach.