Meet the Staff

Brenda Smith, RDH: New Patient Coordinator

As new patient coordinator, Brenda facilitates your first visit to our office. She will assist you with your initial appointment while providing outstanding personal care to you and your family. With over 10 years experience in orthodontic patient care, Brenda has a natural way of making all our patients feel at ease from the moment you walk through the door.

Brenda has lived in the Fort Bend area for over 19 years. She began her career as a dental hygienist before making the move to orthodontics. She is married to her high school sweetheart and stays busy with her three kids, Jimmy, Taylor and Kayla. Brenda actively volunteers at her children’s schools and enjoys spending time with her family and friends.

You can always count on Brenda to have a friendly smile on her face and a warm hello.


Kim Hance, RDA: Orthodontic Assistant/Public Relations Coordinator

With over 20 years of experience in orthodontics, Kim’s expertise in patient care is a great asset to our office. She brings a spark of enthusiasm and energy to everything she does. As an orthodontic assistant, she loves to stay personally connected with our patients and you will see her true passion for orthodontics. As our Public Relations Coordinator, Kim can assist you in communicating with other dental offices and can answer any questions concerning office events and sponsorships.

Kim and her husband, David, stay very busy with their two children, Harper and John and their many sports activities. She has lived in Fort Bend her entire life and loves the outdoors. Any spare time she can find, you will find Kim at the beach or playing sports.

Feel free to contact Kim any time if have questions about your braces or sponsorships.


Lauren Blanchard, RDA: Orthodontics Assistant/Lab Technician

Lauren joined our team with over four years of orthodontic experience. She is a great orthodontic assistant and does all our in-house lab work. She is a great addition to our team! She is a very bubbly person who enjoys laughing and getting to know our patients.

Lauren was born in Olympia, Washington, but moved to Texas with her family to start a new church, FWIC.  She loves horses and spending time with her family and friends.  She does modeling part-time and loves to drink coffee.

On her time off she enjoys watching basketball with her family, walking on the beach and trips to snowboard in Colorado.

Feel free to contract Lauren if you have any questions about your braces or retainers.    


Chrissy Duyka, RDA: Orthodontics Assistant

Chrissy is a team player with 13 years experience.  She provides compassionate, gentle clinical assisstance to our patients.  She is reassuring, helpful, and always present with a warm smile and kind word. 

In her free time, Chrissy enjoys the outdoors, going to the movies, going to the zoo and spending time with her husband Larry and her twin daughters, Alexis and Alyssa.  She is also an active volunteer with her daughters' band during marching season.  


Nancy Jovel: Scheduling Coordinator

Nancy is a friendly face that comes to us with 8 years experience in the dental field and enjoys working with children.  She was born in NYC where she met her husband. They transferred to Houston and are raising their two amazing children, Jason & Samantha.  

She loves spending time with her husband and kids and watching their soccer games. 


Sherry Meyer: Financial Coordinator

Sherry is our newest member of the Pisklak Orthodontic Team and comes to us with 5 years orthodontic experience.  She's that pleasant person you'll enjoy talking to when calling for your personal and insurance account needs.  Sherry is a lot of fun to be around and enjoys interacting with patients.  In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family, taking classes, traveling, watching sports & reading a good book.


Carole Nunn: Social Media Coordinator

Carole is very enthusiastic about her job at Pisklak Orthodontics.  She has many years of web and customer service experience and enjoys keeping everyone informed.  Carole has been married 22 years and has 2 kids, Garin and Brianna.  She enjoys watching her daughter play softball and spending time with her family.