About Our Staff


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

Karen works part time as the Accounting Payroll Specialist and filling in at the front desk for vacations.  She continues to work closely with Dr. Hawk and the rest of the dental team, to maintain the highest quality of care for our patients. She loves her job and the relationships with our wonderful patients over the years.

Karen lives in Danville with her husband, Dr. Michael Beaty. She has one daughter, a son-in-law, two daughters-in-law, three beautiful granddaughters, and one great-grandson.  In her spare time, she loves to read, spend time with family and friends, and travel.  She is very involved with Habit of the Heart.  She worships at New Winchester Christian Church and loves her church family.


April has been with Danville Dental Clinic since 2003 as a full-time Dental Hygienist. She graduated from Indiana University School of Dentistry in 2002. She started her career working in several pediatric dental offices in the Indianapolis area. 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 has been a full-time Dental Hygienist at Danville Dental Clinic since 2003.  She graduated from Indiana University School of Dentistry in 1990. She is dedicated to staying current in dental hygiene by taking continuing education courses. She is a member of the Indiana Dental Hygienists Association as well as the American Dental Hygienists Association.

Rhonda loves that her job enables her to improve one’s health and smile, and has been grateful for the ability to develop relationships with her patients.

Rhonda, her husband, Tom, and their two daughters live in Brownsburg. She enjoys vacationing with her family, yoga, gardening, 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 has been an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant at Danville Dental Clinic since 2012. She graduated from Professional Career Institute with Honors for Dental Assisting. She continued her education at Indiana University School of dentistry in 2007 obtaining her Expanded Functions Dental Assistant Certificate. Melissa is very focused on assisting Dr. Hawk with every dental patient, using both technical knowledge and compassion.  She truly loves helping our wonderful patients.

Melissa lives in Indianapolis with her husband Ross, and her 5 children, including the newest member of her family: her son Connor.



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.


Kayla joined our clinic working at our front desk in 2019. She is a graduate from Dental Assistants School of Indianapolis, and a certified Expanded Functions Dental Assistant. Kayla is ecstatic to be a part of the team at Danville Dental Clinic!

Kayla, her husband Joel, and daughter Layla live in Hendricks county. Outside of work she enjoys the outdoors, family gatherings, and being involved with her church. Kayla and her family are members of Harbor Nazarene of Crawfordsville, where she is also a part of the Children’s Ministry and head of the nursery.

She enjoys making a difference in people’s lives, and dentistry is one way to do so because a smile is worth a thousand words!