Meet Our Team

Office Manager

Kris has been in dentistry for over 30 years. She started as dental assistant and then worked in the front office for the past 20 years. She has worked with Dr. Wood as his office manager since 2016. She is originally from Oshkosh, Wisconsin and has lived in Arizona since 1998. She has eleven siblings and is a loyal Green Bay Packers fan.

During her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her kids, traveling, camping, taking rides on the razor with her husband and watching football.


Kathy is a graduate of ASU and has been a hygienist for over 30 years. She has been a part of Dr. Wood’s team for over 20 years. She loves helping people learn how to have the best oral health possible.

She is married, has 3 sons and 9 grandchildren. She loves traveling, hiking, dogs and spending time with family.


Diane Pruett, RDH has been in dentistry over 25 years, she is an Illinois native, graduated from Phoenix College, has two children and five grandchildren, loves to cook and craft.

Dental Assistant

Jenn has been in dentistry for 10 years and has worked as a dental assistant for Dr. Wood for several years. She was born in Glens Falls, New York and raised in Arizona. She loves spending time with her kids, hiking and being outdoors.


Has been in Dentistry over 25 years, is a New Mexico native, has two children, loved to serve people, have fun and travel.

Front Office Assistant

Michelle has been in dentistry for 18 years working in the front office. She was born in Hickory Hill, Illinois and raised in Arizona.

She enjoys traveling, the ocean, baking and spending time with her family.

Dental Assistant

Marlin has been in dentistry for 3 years as a dental assistant. She is originally from Reedley, California and recently moved to Arizona with her husband of 5 years. They are expecting their first child this spring.

In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, shopping and traveling.


Ashley is a Phoenix native she started her dental career right out of high school as an assistant and then went on to become a dental hygienist.  She graduated from Phoenix College in 2008 and has continued to enjoy her career in dentistry since.  She has a passion for continuing education and bringing that knowledge back to her patients.  At home she stays busy with her 3 daughters and enjoys going off roading with her husband in their Jeep. 


Lindalea Harris, RDH has been a dental hygienist for 22 years. She graduated from Phoenix College in Phoenix AZ and has taken various positions in private practice such as periodontal and general dentistry, and community healthcare. She stays current in the newest cutting edge on oral health by attending several continuing education courses throughout the year. Her passion is serving people, her community and helping them optimize their general dental health in a positive and comfortable atmosphere. Her goal is to provide an optimal dental experience with dedication, integrity, and compassion.


Our Services

  • General Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Advanced Dental Care

Our Office

John G. Wood DDS

Elizabeth Ewell, DMD

20100 N. 51st Avenue, Suite E-550

Glendale, AZ 85308

(623) 561-2400