Meet the Team



Jennifer has many years of administrative experience with a primary focus in insurance and billing. She is also a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) and Certified Dental Assistant (CDA). In her spare time she enjoys reading, traveling and spending time with her family.

Jennifer, Practice Manager



Lani grew up in the bay area and has worked in dentistry for many years. She is a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) with vast experience and dental knowledge. In her spare time she likes to travel and spend time with her family.

Lani, Patient Coordinator



Sue graduated from the Bryman College Dental Assisting program. She has many years of experience in dental billing and insurance processing. She enjoys traveling, hiking and spending time with her children.

Sue, Financial Coordinator



Karina is a graduate of Bryman College for Dental Assisting and a member of the ADAA. She enjoys spending time with her daughter, including taking walks and going to the park. She is bilingual (English/Spanish) and has gone on two mission trips with Dr. Olson to Mexico in 2003 and Africa in 2006.

Karina, Dental Assistant



Leila has been a Dental Assistant since 2010 and loves dentistry. Originally from the Bay Area, she obtained her RDA license in San Diego, where she lived for 15 years. Leila and her husband enjoy their time with their beloved son, Scout. They are very active, spending lots of time outdoors, running, hiking, biking, snowboarding, and taking walks on the beach.

Leila, Registered Dental Assistant



Halima was born and raised in the Bay Area. New to the dental field, she joined our team as a Sterilization Tech but quickly became interested in dental assisting. She enjoys learning new things about dentistry every day and her goal is to pursue a career in dental hygiene. In her free time she enjoys relaxing at the beach and spending time with her family and friends.

Halima, Dental Assistant



Lori has a B.S. in Dental Hygiene from Idaho State University and a Biology degree from the University of California Santa Barbara and University of Santa Clara. She enjoys genealogy, reading and church activities. Lori and her husband have two children, Nathan and Rebecca. Lori is a CPR instructor with the San Mateo Dental Society. She has worked for Dr. Olson since 1982 and has also joined Dr. Olson on mission trips to Mexico, New Guinea and Malawi.

Lori, Registered Dental Hygienist



Ashley earned an A.S. degree in Dental Hygiene from Foothill College, a B.A. degree in Anthropology and Conservation Biology from UCLA, and a M.S. degree in Dental Hygiene from UCSF. Her guilty pleasure is reading young adult sci-fi. She enjoys swimming, gardening, and camping with her husband, Ryan, and their dog.

Ashley, Registered Dental Hygienist



Susan has a B.S. in Dental Hygiene from UCSF and a B.S. in Biochemistry from UC Davis. She married to her high school sweetheart and they have three beautiful children together. She enjoys watching movies with her family and building Lego’s with her youngest son. Her favorite pass time at the moment is getting lots of sleep!

Susan, Registered Dental Hygienist



Mina graduated with a B.S. in Dental Hygiene from West Coast University in Anaheim. Her favorite part about being a hygienist is seeing her patients smile after they get their cleanings. In her free time she loves to travel and catch up on her favorite shows!

Mina, Registered Dental Hygienist

36 N. San Mateo Drive, Suite B
San Mateo, 94401

Olson Dental

36 N. San Mateo Drive, Suite B

Tel: (650) 342-0474

Mob: (650) 342-0474

MON - WED : 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

THU - FRI : 7:00 am - 3:30 pm

SAT - SUN : Closed