Tim Polis, Employee Development Leader
Tim Polis is a West Virginia native, business owner, certified teacher, coach, trainer and speaker with the John Maxwell Team. Tim possesses an innate passion for developing professional and collaborative relationships among everyone within his orbit. He provides direction to those who feel torn between getting results and building relationships or between succeeding professionally and being satisfied personally. In working with the MFD Team, he assists in building a culture that aids in the development of individuals who want BOTH results AND relationships and personal AND professional fulfillment. Tim, his wife of 16 years and 4 children reside in Hendersonville, N.C.
Ashley Butcher, Accounts and Billing Manager
Ashley is from Glenville, West Virginia. She graduated from Glenville State College in 2009. She resides in Glenville with her husband, Andrew. Ashley is a part of the Minigh Family Dentistry team at both of its locations in Shinnston and Glenville, West Virginia.
Jessica Law, Dental Assistant
Jessica was born in Parkersburg and raised in Gilmer County. She is married to Darwin Law and they have two children, Dalton and Autumn. Jessica has been a dental assistant since 2002. She joined the Glenville Minigh Family Dentistry team in 2016.
Stephanie Frymier, Glenville Front Office
Stephanie has lived in Gilmer County her entire life. She is the proud mother of two, a son Tyler (Ayla), and a daughter, Cheyenne. She is also a grandmother to Lylah. She is a member of Glenville Christian Chapel. She has been employed with Minigh Family Dentistry, Glenville office since August 2018. Stephanie considers it a true blessing working at Minigh Family Dentistry. She dearly loves everyone she works with as well as our patients and greeting their smiling faces everyday.
Kara James, Front Desk
Kara grew up in Gilmer County most of her life. She is married to Nathan James and has two children, Chloe and Taten. In their spare time they like doing things outdoors. Kara started working with us in February 2019 and enjoys everyone at Minigh Family Dentistry.
Faith Minigh, Office Manager
Faith was born and raised in Farmington, West Virginia. She graduated from Calvary Christian School. She is the wife of Dr. Minigh. Faith is very active in the Restoration Church International (RCI) church in Morgantown. Faith has been working in the dental field since 2006 and has been with Minigh Family Dentistry since 2010. Faith enjoys spending time with her family and traveling as often as she can.
Carey Riley, Marketing and Development
Carey is from Wilmington, NC. She has resided in Shinnston since 2011 with her husband Clark and three children; Payton, Emery and Jackson. Carey is a graduate of WVU’s Eberly College of Arts and Sciences and holds a BA in English. She is an officer in the Shinnston Soccer Association and the head Coach for the Lincoln Middle School Girls Soccer Team.
Kylee Osborn, Front Office
Originally from Marietta, Ohio, Kylee joined our Shinnston office in 2019. A graduate of WV Junior College’s Dental Assistant program, Kylee loves the world of dentistry. Kylee and her fiancé Ryan reside in Bridgeport, WV, and cherish spending time with their families as often as possible.
Michelle Mayle, Front Office
Michelle was born and raised in Stonewood, West Virginia. She is the mother of three children; Kevin, Spencer and Hailee. Michelle has been an invaluable member of the Minigh Family Dentistry team since 2013.
Ladonna Murphy, Front Office
Joining us in January 2021, Ladonna makes quick work of our busy schedule! She graduated from WVJC in 2013 with a 4.0 and also holds certifications in Medical Office Administration, Medical Billing and Coding, and HIPAA. Ladonna lives in Lost Creek, West Virginia, with her husband, Joe, and she spends every moment she can with her two daughters, Amanda and Megan, and her granddaughter, Marilyn. She is excited to celebrate the arrival of grandchild number two!
Alex Crawford, Front Office
A Shinnston native, Alex graduated from Lincoln High School in 2020. When she is not sharing her bright and beautiful smile with our staff and patients, she enjoys the excitement of life. An avid fan of the Motley Crew, Alex has an obsession with all things craft and blanket-making. She is proud of her amazing nephew, and she loves spending time with her friends. Her favorite part of working with Minigh Family Dentistry is being able to speak to all of the patients each day.
Kylie Smallwood, Dental Assistant
Joining us in early 2020, Kylie is a wonderful addition to our team! She was born in Elkins, WV, where she attended Elkins High School. She graduated #1 in her class at Ross Medical Education in Dental Assisting. When not serving her patients, she soaks up every moment with family and friends.
Michaela Luzader, Dental Assistant
Michaela is originally from Glenville, WV. She graduated from Gilmer County High School. She is a certified Dental Assistant and enjoys the opportunity to work with our patients each day. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her nephew, her fiancé, Ben, and his boys.
Gabby Richison, Service Technician
Gabby was born and raised in Clarksburg, West Virginia, with her brother and sister. She is a believer in change and second chances. Gabby believes in the good that everyone possesses and is dedicated to helping others find their own. She is enamored with her children and loves being a mom and an aunt. Gabby joined our team in late 2020 and is a hard-working, valuable team member who loves to help wherever she can!
Jason Cain, Accounts and Billing Associate
Jason is a huge contributor that stays mostly behind the scenes. While running the Gold-Buyers, he also is involved in operations and billing for Minigh Family Dentistry as our accounts and billing associate. Jason often fights for patients who struggle with their insurances’ decisions on payment and coverage. It is not a role that differs greatly from his other calling: being a pastor. As a pastor, Jason has been a light of faith and direction for all who struggle with their questions about and walk with God.