When you come to Postle Dental Group, expect to find friendly, professional people who will take the time to answer your questions and respond to your concerns. We truly believe that our support staff is the best in the business. Our low turnover means that we can get to know you as an individual and ensure the continuity of your care.
Dr. Herb Postle
Dr. Herb Postle has more than thirty years of experience and represents the third generation of a family committed to dental practice and education in Central Ohio. He completed his training at The Ohio State University College of Dentistry, where the dental school is named for his grandfather. He continues to stay current with the latest research and techniques through continuing education classes. Dr. Postle was voted “Top General Dentist” by his peers in Central Ohio in 2009 and named the Best Dentist in Hilliard by Columbus Monthly Magazine in 2011. He is also the official Team Dentist of the Columbus Crew.
When not in the office, Dr. Postle enjoys fishing, cycling, and many other outdoor activities. He is the proud father of Reid, Abby, and Annie.
Dr. Lisa Briceland-Kolp
Dr. Lisa Briceland-Kolp grew up in a suburb of Youngstown, Ohio where she graduated from Austintown Fitch High School. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in dental hygiene from The Ohio State University.
After working as a dental hygienist at our office for a year, she continued her education by attending The Ohio State University’s College of Dentistry. She holds membership in the ADA (American Dental Association), the ODA (Ohio Dental Association) the CDS (Columbus Dental Society) and Omicron Kappa Upsilon (National Dental Honor Society).
Dr. Briceland-Kolp and her husband, Steve, are the proud parents of their children, Ryder and Reagan. They are active members of the Hilliard community and avid OSU football fans.
Dr. Michael Willmann
Dr. Willmann was born and raised in St. Henry, Ohio where both his dad and sister are dentists. He attended the University of Dayton where he received his undergraduate degree before attending The Ohio State University College of Dentistry. Upon graduation from dental school, he completed a one-year hospital residency program in Akron, Ohio. Dr. Willmann then returned to Columbus where he has been in private practice for the last several years. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the Ohio Dental Association, and the Northeast Columbus Study Club. Outside of the office, he enjoys spending time with his wife, Megan, his son, Crosley, friends, and family, golfing and staying active outdoors.
Katie - Practice Manager
Katie grew up in Dublin, Ohio and began working at Postle Dental Group when she was a senior in high school. She graduated from The Ohio State University with her Bachelor of Science degree in dental hygiene. She worked many years as a dental hygienist before transitioning into her current role as Practice Manager. She still practices hygiene and loves the lasting relationships she has built with her patients. Katie and her husband, Jason, live in Hilliard and love to travel and explore local restaurants.
Amy - Receptionist
Amy and her family moved to Hilliard from Toledo in 2006. She worked at a periodontal office in Toledo before joining us at Postle Dental Group. In July 2020, Amy and her husband, Chuck, moved to West Chester, Ohio. We are so thankful that with the power of technology, Amy has been able to remain a part of the PDG team! Amy and Chuck have two sons, Christopher and Jacob, both of whom live and work in Cincinnati. Outside of work, Amy loves to travel, go camping and spend time with her family. Amy loves that she has been able to build relationships with many of our patients over the years and loves the “family” she gets to work with every day.
Lindsey - Receptionist
Lindsey was born in Utah and lived there until moving to Ohio in 2014. When she was younger, you would most likely find Lindsey on the dance floor as she practiced ballet for many years. Nowadays, outside of work, Lindsey likes to spend her free time baking delicious treats. She and her boyfriend live in Hilliard and enjoy spending time at home relaxing with their dog, Penny.
Mary - Receptionist
Mary became a member of the Postle Dental Group family in September, 2001. When she first started, she worked on the clinical side of things as hygiene assistant before transitioning to her current role as one of our receptionists. Outside of work, Mary is active in her church where you can find her singing in the church choir. She loves to spend time with her family and friends and is often cooking big meals for everyone to enjoy.
Carolyn - Dental Hygienist
Carolyn grew up in Westerville and now resides in Powell with her husband and their two children (a son and a daughter). She graduated from Sinclair Community College with her degree in dental hygiene. Outside of work, Carolyn and her family enjoy hanging out with their two dogs that are Boxers and camping at various state parks. You will mainly see Carolyn in our office on Fridays, but she helps out other days as well!
Courtney - Dental Hygienist
Courtney grew up in Bellville, Ohio. She received her degree in dental hygiene from Shawnee State University and started working with us upon her graduation. Outside of work, Courtney loves to travel and experience new adventures. She loves going to concerts with friends and likes to spend time with her family in Florida out on their boat. Courtney says that since a smile is often the first thing you notice on someone, she loves being able to help people achieve and maintain a beautiful smile.
Jessica - Dental Hygienist
Jessica grew up in Mechanicsburg, Ohio. She attended Sinclair Community College and earned her degree in dental hygiene and began working with us in September of 2011. She and her husband, Seth, met in high school. They love seeing live music and trying different restaurants. During the fall, you can find them cheering on the Buckeyes! Jessica knew she wanted to be a dental hygienist when she was in high school. She loves that she gets to educate patients on the importance of oral health.
Kelly - Dental Hygienist
Kelly, her husband, Bob, and their daughters, Everly and Maeve live in Hilliard. She started working with us in 2008 as a dental assistant. She then attended Sinclair Community College and graduated with her degree in dental hygiene. One of her favorite things about working at Postle Dental Group is that she feels we are more than just a team, but rather a family. When she’s not at work, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, exploring Columbus, watching Netflix and ordering from Amazon.
Vivian - Dental Hygienist
Vivian grew up in Kenton, Ohio. She attended what is now Rhodes Community College to earn her degree in Dental Hygiene. She moved to Columbus after graduation to begin her career. Vivian has worked for several private practices in Columbus, even working for a a few years with Dr. Harry and Dr. Herb when they had their practice on High Street! Vivian has two sons, one here in Columbus and one in the Army who is currently stationed in Alaska. Her step-son also lives here in Columbus and her step-daughter lives in St. Thomas (US Virgin Islands). Outside of the office, you will find Vivian enjoying the outdoors, camping and hiking.
Whitney - Dental Hygienist
Whitney started working at Postle Dental Group in 2012. She is originally from Tremont, Illinois, and moved to Columbus to complete her bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene at The Ohio State University. Whitney, her husband, Zach, and their son, Calvin live in Powell. They love cheering on the Buckeyes and exploring local shops and restaurants. Whitney says she loves being a dental hygienist because it allows her to play a role in keeping patients smiling for a lifetime.
Alyson - Dental Assistant
Alyson graduated from Westland High School where she also attended the South Western Career Academy’s dental assisting program. She became a certified dental assistant in May 2015 and joined our team shortly thereafter. When she’s not at work, Alyson enjoys spending time with her family and going camping with her boyfriend, Nathan, and their dog, Cooper. Alyson and Nathan recently bought a house together and you can often find them working on renovation projects.
Erin - Dental Assistant
Erin has been working at Postle Dental Group since 1996 as Dr. Postle’s assistant. Over the years, she has built great relationships with our patients. If Erin isn’t at work, you can find her spending time with her adorable grandsons, Colin and Levi. She enjoys reading (as long as her cat, Mr. Butters, allows it), playing volleyball and and loves taking hikes. After her career at Postle Dental Group is over, she would love to retire to the mountains in Wyoming.
Ivette - Dental Assistant
Ivette grew up in Central Ohio graduating from Dublin Scioto High School. She decided to pursue a career in dentistry after having braces and wanting to inspire others to have good oral health. She received her training for dental assisting from the Columbus Academy of Dental Assisting and joined our team in 2020 . Ivette speaks fluent Spanish and has been an incredible asset in helping communicate with our Spanish-speaking patients. If she isn’t at work, you can find her walking her dog, Chino or working out.
Katie B. - Dental Assistant
Katie grew up here in Central Ohio and is currently a senior at Upper Arlington High School. She became interested in the dental field thanks to a family friend and we couldn’t be happier that she has joined the PDG team. Up until recently, you would probably have found Katie on a volleyball court but she is now enjoying her time outside of work spent with family and friends. After graduation, she will be attending The Ohio State University where she is in the pre-dental hygiene program. She is hoping that someday soon, she can take her dream vacation to Jamaica!
Michelle - Dental Assistant
Michelle was lucky enough to grow up in the beautiful countryside of Hocking Hills. After graduating high school, she moved to the Columbus area. Michelle always liked going to the dentist when she was younger and wanted to be an integral part of helping people smile. She joined the PDG family in 1998 and has been helping our patients smile ever since. When she’s not at work, you might find her scouring the aisles of TJ Maxx or heading off to her favorite place, Disney World, with her husband, Andy.
Rene grew up in Upper Sandusky, Ohio. In 2017, she moved to Columbus where she attended the Columbus Academy of Dental Assisting. Rene experienced a lot of dental anxiety when she was younger so she decided to go to dental assisting school to conquer her fear! When Rene is not at work, she enjoys hanging at home with her boyfriend, Jarrod and her cat, Craig.
Shantia - Dental Assistant
Shantia joined our PDG team in 2020. She was born in North Carolina and is one of six siblings. She moved quite a bit before settling here in Central Ohio. She went to High School in Plain City and attended First Impressions Dental Assisting School in Powell. Shantia went to the dentist a lot as a child and always wanted to be on the other side of the chair helping patients. She and her husband, Austin, got married in June of 2019. Outside of work she enjoys working out, watching Netlifx, and going to thrift stores.
Shelby - Dental Assistant
Shelby grew up in Mechanicsburg, Ohio. After high school, she moved to Irmo, South Carolina where she completed a dental assisting program. After moving back to Ohio in December 2016, she joined our team at Postle Dental Group. Shelby and her husband, Kory, recently welcomed their daughter Kinsley. Outside of work, she and Kory love spending time with their families and their dog, Bella. Shelby looks forward to continuing to further her career and become a dental hygienist.
Debbie - EFDA
Debbie began her career in dentistry in Springfield, Ohio in 1980. She then attended The Ohio State University in 1986 to obtain her EFDA (Expanded Functions Dental Auxiliary) training. Debbie joined the Postle Dental Group family in July 2000. She is the proud mother of three sons and two step-daughters and Grandma to three step-granddaughters. Debbie feels dentistry has been a great career choice and says Postle Dental Group is “the best place to work.”
Katelyn - EFDA
Katelyn grew up in the Columbus area. She attended Ohio Valley University where she earned her Bachelor of Science degree. She became a certified dental assistant and attended The Ohio State University to obtain her EFDA training. She joined us in 2015 and loves helping people and being a part of making their smile beautiful. Katelyn, her husband, Ryan, their daughter, Callie and their two dogs, Roxy and Rudy, live in Grove City. They love to play sports, travel and spend time with their family.
Tracie - EFDA
Tracie joined our team in 2020. Originally from a small town in lower-mid Michigan (Dansville), she moved to Ohio in September of 2001. She attended The Ohio State University where she received her undergraduate degree and also received her training to become an EFDA (Expanded Functions Dental Auxillary). Tracie knew dentistry was meant for her because she loved going to the dentist as a child. She had a lot of dental work done and knew she could relate to and understand her patient’s needs. When not singing and providing us endless laughs in the office, you will find Tracie crafting, listening to music and hanging out with her husband, Ben and their two cats, Osito and Micho.