Our Team


Registered Dental Hygienist

Linda was a dental assistant for 2 years before completing her dental hygiene degree at Madison Area Technical College in 1994.  She has been with our office since 1995.  Linda’s warm and friendly attitude has been appreciated by our patients for over the last 20 years.  Her philosophy is to fully care for our patients in addition to helping them maintain good oral health.  Linda and her husband Troy reside in Fort Atkinson with their three teenage children.  She enjoys volunteering for their many varied sports and activities.  Her quiet time is spent reading and taking long walks on the bike trail.


Registered Dental Hygienist

Nancy earned her bachelor’s degree in Dental Hygiene from Marquette University.  She has been with Westside Dental since 2008. “I love the fact that we really know our patients. We give them the best care, individually. Our staff is always a team. We pitch in wherever and whenever we can to help, at any position of the office,” says Nancy.  Married with two grown daughters, Nancy and her husband love to spend time as a family, travel and follow their favorite college sports teams.


Dental Assistant

Lisa enjoys meeting and getting to know our patients and families.  She loves helping Dr. Ziino in giving patients a smile that they can feel confident about. Lisa says, “Westside Dental has an awesome team. We all work together so everything goes quite smoothly.” Outside of work, she enjoys reading and going to auctions as well as cooking/baking meals and treats for her family.


Business Office Manager

Katie has been in dentistry since 2001, spending the first 13 years as a Dental Assistant before moving to Business Office Manager.  Katie loves to make patients feel welcome and help them get over any potential dental fears.  Katie and her husband Andy have been married for over 26 years, they have two children; one who lives in Fond du lac and one in college in Platteville.  In her spare time she loves traveling, visiting friends and family, reading, crafting, baking and spending time with her new puppy Gracie.


Patient Coordinator

Gayle started with the Westside Dental team in 2016 as a patient coordinator.  Her favorite part of her job is getting to meet all the wonderful people in the Sun Prairie area and hearing about their lives and families.  Gayle has been married to her husband Scott for 30 years and they are the proud parents of 2 boys.  She enjoys traveling, bicycling, reading and watching the Packers, Badgers and Brewers play.