The Team


Registered Dental Hygienist
Carrie graduated from OHSU with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene in 1983. She has been with Cornelius Dental Clinic for 25 years and enjoys seeing our patients. Carrie has a very gentle nature and always ready with a smile and laugh. She is loved by our patients, children and adults alike. In her spare time she enjoys gardening, bicycling and traveling.


Patient Care Coordinator


Clinic Lead/Receptionist/Dental Assistant
Dawnelle has been an Assistant for the last 20 years and joined Cornelius Dental Clinic in 2001. Dawnelle grew up in the Forest Grove area, so many of you may already know her and love her like we do! Due to her energy, when she isn't helping the doctor chairside, you may see her helping the front office. Dawnelle enjoys camping and quading in her spare time.


Lead Dental Assistant




Dental Assistant


Registered Dental Hygenist
Marianne graduated from Pacific University’s Dental Hygiene program in 2016, and has been working with Dr. Rowley since July 2018. She strives to make the dental appointment as comfortable as possible, and loves to hear stories about your life! When not at work, she enjoys hiking, playing with her miniature Shepard Kylo, and getting lost in a good book.


Insurance Specialist
Patty joined the Cornelius Dental Team in 2013. She is an expert at insurance and billing, and loves helping our patients navigate that confusing industry. Patty speaks English and Spanish. When she is not at work, she is spending quality time with her family.


Dental Assistant