Meet Our Team

Lake Forest, Lake Bluff, and Lincolnshire

Dental Hygienists



Hi, my name is Jill, I graduated from SIU Dental Hygiene School in 1994. I started working for Dr. Campbell shortly after graduation and have been here ever since. I am so proud to be a part of such a wonderful office for so long. Watching the office grow and change over the years to benefit our patients has been incredibly rewarding. I am married with 2 children, Isabella and Nikolas. I love to work out and spend time with my family and friends. I look forward to meeting you!





My name is Aida. I am a Registered Dental Hygienist, Orofacial Myofunctional Therapist, Buteyko Breathing Educator and am certified in Dental Sleep Medicine. I graduated Dental Hygiene School in 2001 from W. R. Harper College. I also studied extensively in the field of Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy, Sleep Breathing Disorders and Buteyko Breathing techniques. I am proud to say that I’ve been practicing Dental Hygiene at Drs. Campbell and Schmidt’s office since 2001. I also started our Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy and Buteyko breathing department in 2016. I consider myself very lucky to be a part of an ever growing and patient-oriented dental office. My passion drives me to explore the newest technologies and techniques while also learning about cutting edge research and recommendations to help our patients achieve and maintain healthy gums, teeth and overall health. In addition, I am a member of American Dental Hygiene Association, American Academy of Myofunctional Scientists and American Academy of Physiologic Medicine and Dentistry. I enjoy coming to work every day and consider this office my second family. I am married and have one child, Tony. In my spare time I love taking long walks and enjoy nature with my family. Traveling and exploring different cultures is another passion of mine! I look forward to seeing you in our office!



Hi, my name is Shannon. I completed my Bachelor’s degree at the SIU Carbondale Dental Hygiene School in 2013. I have been working for Lake Forest Smiles since 2016. My dental passion is seeing my patients get healthy utilizing the latest techniques and technologies in gum therapy and nutrition. I am excited to be able to give my patients the best care possible. I got married in 2019 and in my free time I love to read, cook, and spend time with my family and friends.




Hi, my name is Gayle. I graduated from College of Lake County Hygiene School in 2005 and have been working for Drs. Campbell and Schmidt ever since. I am truly blessed to be working with a great team and providing my patients with the highest quality care! In my free time, I love being with my family, enjoying the outdoors as well as attending sporting and music events. I look forward to seeing you soon.





With over 20 years of dental experience and 5 years of being a dental hygienist, Julia joined Lake Forest Smiles in September of 2017. A self-proclaimed dental dork, Julia loves teeth and enjoys making her patients feel confident with a beautiful and healthy smile. Outside of the office she enjoys spending time with her husband Bryan and three daughters: Alyssa, Michelle and Daniella as well as their dogs.

Dental Assistants



Hi, my name is Cassie. I have been working as an assistant with Drs. Campbell and Schmidt since 2004. I love working where my co-workers are my family. I feel lucky to get to continue learning new things and using new technology to provide better care for our patients.

I live in Wisconsin, but still root for the Bears. In my free time, I enjoy being with my husband and daughter, exploring the outdoors and going to concerts. I look forward to seeing you soon!!




Hi, my name is Karlie and I’m one of Dr. Campbell and Schmidt’s dental assistants. I am new to the dental field but grateful for having a work family who gives me guidance and assets needed for me to become a well-rounded dental assistant for our patients. I enjoy spending time with my boyfriend and our newest family addition, baby Giovanni. I’m very happy to help the doctors give our patients a healthy smile along with helping our patients gain more confidence!




Hi, my name is Jessica and I have been in dentistry for over 10 years. I enjoy being an integral part of contributing to our patient’s dental health by utilizing the latest technology and techniques. I enjoy spending time with my husband, our two dogs, cooking, playing my ukulele, and being outdoors as much as possible! I look forward to meeting you!!



Hi, my name is Alyssa and I have been in the dental field for 3 years. I am excited to be working at Lake Forest Smiles along side Dr. Campbell, Dr. Schmidt, and all of my lovely coworkers. In my free time I enjoy spending time with my loved ones. I really enjoy live music adventures and being out in nature. I look forward to meeting you to help provide a positive dental experience in a warm welcoming environment.



Hi, my name is Makayla and I am one of Dr. Campbell and Dr. Schmidt’s dental assistants. I am so happy I found a passion for dentistry with this amazing team. I love that our office keeps up with the latest technologies and techniques to achieve outstanding results for our patients. I enjoy being with family and friends in my free time. I look forward to seeing you soon!



Hi, my name is Rachel. I completed Dental Assistant courses at University of Illinois in Chicago and have been in Dentistry for over 8 years. I have been a part of Dr. Campbell and Dr. Schmidt’s practice since I was 2 years old and never thought one day I would work for them! It is such a privilege to work with doctors and teammates who are so dedicated to helping create healthy, happy patients in a warm friendly environment. I enjoy spending time with my husband, playing with our dog, reading, and rooting for our Bears, Blackhawks and Cubs! I look forward to meeting you!

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