Our Team

Lauren – Office Manager

We are thrilled to welcome Lauren as head of our front desk operations at Dental Associates of West Chester! Lauren is a dedicated manager who ensures that our practice runs smoothly, from overseeing our busy schedules to verifying insurances and beyond! Lauren is a busy mom of four beautiful children and enjoys spending her weekends keeping up with their activities and playing sports.


Lana – Insurance Coordinator

Lana has been a dedicated member of our front office team for 30 years! We count on her to navigate all the ins and outs of dental insurance for our busy practice. In her free time, Lana enjoys spending time with her grandchildren, camping, and boating. At Dental Associates of West Chester, Lana loves seeing patients’ reactions when their smiles are positively changed


Jenny – Scheduling Coordinator

Jenny is a registered nurse and a graduate of the University of Cincinnati School of Nursing. She has been married to Dr. Cox for over 25 years and began working in an administrative capacity at the office over 10 years ago. When not at the office, Jenny volunteers as a Butler County Court Appointed Special Advocate and with the Community Foundation of West Chester/Liberty Angel Fund.


Karen – Registered Dental Hygienist

In 2015, Karen celebrated two milestones: her 40th wedding anniversary to Jon Riley and the 40th anniversary of her graduation from dental hygiene school. She is the proud mother of three children and grandmother of three granddaughters. Karen loves anything artsy and travels in her free time. At Dental Associates of West Chester, Karen enjoys interacting with her patients and getting them motivated and excited about their oral health.


Emily – Registered Dental Hygienist

The newest member of the Dental Associates of West Chester hygiene team, Emily is a gentle and friendly RDH who is dedicated to her work. She does her best to makes every patient feel at ease and loves to make people smile. In her free time, Emily enjoys kayaking and spending time with her friends and family.


Maggie – Registered Dental Hygienist

Maggie is a dedicated RDH who is passionate about oral health and enjoys getting to know all her patients. She has been with Dental Associates of West Chester since 2017. Maggie is an avid rock collector and ATV enthusiast and enjoys gardening and spending time outdoors.



Amber – Dental Assistant

Amber has worked side-by-side with Dr. Manegold for many years. She has over 20 years of experience as a dental assistant and graduated from Warren County Technology School’s Diversified Health Program. Amber is fond of the family atmosphere at Dental Associates of West Chester. Her compassion and talent for putting patients at ease contributes to the success of the practice.


Brooke – Dental Assistant

Brooke wears several hats at Dental Associates of West Chester. She assists Dr. Manegold and Dr. Cox when needed, while also serving as a friendly, welcoming face at the front desk. Brooke has been with our office since her graduation from the Dental Auxiliary Training Academy in 2013. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her young daughter and has a passion for photography.


Staci – Dental Assistant

Staci is a graduate of the Institute of Medical and Dental Technology. She has been Dr. Cox’s right-hand woman since 2004. Staci also helps check in patients and schedule appointments at our front desk. When not helping Dr. Cox at the office, Staci enjoys traveling and reading. She also volunteers with dog rescue efforts.