Meet the Team

"What I love most about my team is that everyone is committed to providing excellence in the most energetic, fun and compassionate environment. We love coming to work because we see each other going above and beyond to treat our patients well! What a fulfilling job!" ~ Dr. Kurth

We recognize that all of our patients are unique and deserve to receive orthodontic care that reflects their individual needs. Our experienced and talented team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding orthodontic experience every time you visit our practice.

We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you.


Operations Manager

Juliette is a well-established business management leader offering more than 20 years of dental business success. Juliette, a Peninsula native, graduated with honors from Menlo College Business School where she learned to successfully combine her clinical knowledge of the back office with her passion for business management. She contributes to our staff development and rounds out our well-balanced team as our operations manager.

In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling, and volunteering in the community.



Scheduling Coordinator

Kimberlee is always the first smile to welcome you to our office as our highly attentive scheduling coordinator. She attentively anticipates the needs of our patients while ensuring we deliver exceptional care to each and every one. She has excelled in different customer service settings since 1995, joining our team in 2014, where she enjoys working closely with people to build a harmonious relationship. She cheerfully motivates her peers with her vivacious personality and joyfully encourages everyone to be at their very best every single day.

Kimberlee, a San Mateo native, enjoys spending her free time with her husband and two young daughters.



Financial Coordinator

Korina manages our financial operations within the practice while skillfully centering her focus on our patients and their needs. She has worked in the dental field for more than 30 years, having graduated from the College of San Mateo Dental Assisting Program in 1990. Korina loves being part of a team that makes a difference in improving patients’ lives, and takes pride in her work knowing that every day she plays a crucial role in the lasting impression of a million dollar smile!

Outside of the office, Korina enjoys cooking, crafting, walking, and spending time with her family and friends.



Treatment Coordinator

Jennifer cares for all of our patients by thoughtfully and informatively reviewing treatment recommendations with patients and family members. She is diligent about answering questions and following up on patient care with her vast knowledge of orthodontic procedures, as she is an exceptional registered dental assistant with more than 20 years of experience.



Registered Orthodontic Assistant

Maria is our skilled lead orthodontic assistant with a caring and gentle touch. Since joining our team in 2007, Maria has taken on many responsibilities in keeping us organized and operational. She is a loyal and dedicated team member who brings a smile to everyone around her with her kindness and enthusiasm.



Registered Dental Assistant

Jessica, a Peninsula native, has been a registered dental assistant for 20 years and has specialized in orthodontics for 12 years. She enjoys meeting new people and getting to know her patients on a personal level. What she loves most about orthodontics is seeing the treatment outcome — gorgeous smiles. Jessica’s knowledge and passions have a great influence on our patient’s orthodontic experience.

Jessica loves spending time with her husband and boy/girl twins. She enjoys bike riding, planting succulents, cooking, and photography. Her favorite thing to do is boating and visiting different lakes around California. She’s active in the community and coaches soccer and softball. Jessica is an active volunteer in her children’s school with activities like room-mom, yearbook committee, and trip chaperone.



Orthodontic Assistant

Tina was born and raised in San Mateo where she still resides. She is a compassionate dental assistant with more than six years of orthodontic experience. She absolutely loves making a difference in people’s lives, building relationships, and seeing the amazing end results. She always keeps a positive attitude. She loves working with children, and previously was a nanny in high school and college.

In her spare time, Tina loves to bake and spend time with her family. She loves to make cakes, cookies, and goodies for friends and family. She also enjoys bowling with her boyfriend in their bowling league on the weekends.



Coordinator Assistant

Carrie has enjoyed working and living in Foster City for the past 27 years. Having been a part of the community through volunteering and owning a small business, she has enjoyed the small town feel of Foster City. Joining our team has allowed Carrie to expand her field of knowledge in the medical field in a discipline she had not worked in before this position. She feels fortunate to work with a team who has helped her understand and provide vital information to our patients.

In her spare time, she can be found enjoying water activities, including boating and swimming, reading a book, or watching movies.


Dental Assistant

Claudia is a Bay Area native who graduated the Dental Assisting program from College of San Mateo in 2018. She joined our team in 2019. She enjoys seeing the positive impact orthodontics has on our patients and their smiles.

On her free time she loves to travel, go to the beach and attend sporting events with her daughter. She actively volunteers at her daughter's school and is a Crisis Text Line Counselor.


Registered Dental Assistant

Elizabeth began her dental career as an RDA in 2008. After working for ten years, she joined the team at Jacklyn Kurth Orthodontics. Elizabeth appreciates our team’s willingness to support each other and work together to create beautiful smiles.

Born and raised in the Bay Area, Elizabeth loves the beach, hiking, and spending time with friends and family.


Dental Assistant

Jade began her career in 2011, spending the past nine years working in general dentistry. She brought those years of experience to our orthodontic office in 2020. Jade enjoys the one-on-one interactions with our patients and strives every day to make their visits pleasant.

Jade has two playful Rottweilers to keep her busy at home. Her interests include trying different foods and restaurants, baking and cooking, and traveling when she’s able.