About Our Staff


Karen is the practice manager at Danville Dental Clinic. She has been here since 1994 and studied business management at Sinclair Community College in Dayton, Ohio and Ivy Tech Community College in Indianapolis. She is also a member of the American Association of Dental Office Managers and the National Association of Professional Women.

Karen’s job is to assist Dr. Hawk with all aspects of running the practice. She works closely with him and the rest of the dental team to maintain the highest quality of care for their patients. She loves her job and our wonderful patients which have become friends over the years.

Karen lives in Danville with her husband Dr. Michael Beaty and has a daughter, 3 sons, a step-son and 2 beautiful granddaughters. In her spare time she loves to read, spend time with family and friends, and attend sporting events. She is very involved in Relay for Life and Habit of the Heart in Danville.


April is one of our full-time dental hygienists. She graduated from Indiana University School of Dentistry in 2002. She started her career working in several pediatric dental offices in the Indianapolis area.  April has been with Danville Dental Clinic since 2003. She has truly enjoyed getting to know her patients over the years and is always happy to welcome new patients to our practice.

April lives in Hendricks County with her husband, their sons, and their dogs. She enjoys spending time with family, camping, baking, hiking, kayaking, vacationing, yoga, working out, and music.


Rhonda graduated from Indiana University School of Dentistry in 1990. She is dedicated to staying current in dental hygiene by taking continuing education courses. Rhonda has been at Danville Dental Clinic since 2003 and has been grateful for the ability to develop relationships with her patients. She loves that her job enables her to improve one’s health and smile.

Rhonda, her husband, Tom, and their two daughters live in Brownsburg. She enjoys vacationing with her family, yoga, and walking.


Kelli Stauffer graduated with her Bachelor’s in Dental Hygiene from Western Kentucky University. She loves educating her patients on the importance of preventative oral health care. In her spare time Kelly takes her daughter and dog Tinkerbell to the park. She enjoys “dad jokes” and supports Michigan Football.

Go Blue!


Melissa is an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant. She graduated with honors, in 2005 from Professional Career Institute for dental assisting. She continued her education at Indiana University School of dentistry in 2007 obtaining her expanded functions dental assistant certificate. She has been with Danville Dental Clinic since 2012.

Melissa lives in Indianapolis with her husband Ross, and her 4 children. She also has two stepchildren.


Elizabeth joined Danville Dental Clinic as an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant in 2019 after graduating from the IU School of Dentistry.

She is a Brownsburg native and now lives in Zionsville with her husband Cale, and their dog named Pacha.  Elizabeth and Cale love to travel and spend time with their families.  Elizabeth and Cale are members at the Traders Point Church of Christ and love their church family.


Rebecca has worked at the front desk since March of 2017 and has been blessed with the best boss and co-workers. They are a tight-knit family.

Rebecca has been married to her best friend for 21 years and they share 4 beautiful children.  When she’s not working, she enjoys camping with family and friends, hosting gatherings, catching sun, or watching her daughters play travel softball.  She and her family are members at Connection Pointe Church and love their church family.


Jenn worked at the front desk in 2014 and then again from 2017 to 2019.  She now handles the Marketing for the office.

When not working, Jenn loves spending time with her husband Jesse, her two daughters, writing, biking, and gardening.  Her family worships at Avon Heights Church of Christ and loves spending time with friends and family.