Manie became a Dental Hygienist in 2008, graduating from the Rock Valley College Dental Hygiene Program. She continued onto NIU where she obtained her bachelor's degree in Human and Health Sciences. She started working with our office in 2011 and works in our Rockford and Dixon locations. Manie is passionate about dental health and staying up to date on current research, so she can educate her patients to maintain optimal periodontal health. Manie was born, raised, and currently resides in Freeport. She is married with two dogs, Roxie and Coco. In her spare time she loves snowmobiling and training for triathlons.