Meet the Team at Vacek Family Dentistry

Meet Our Team

Sheila
Office Manager

Sheila graduated from Central Community College with an Associate of Applied Science degree in 1985. She practiced as a dental hygienist for nearly 20 years before joining the Vacek Family Dentistry team as our amazingly organized and efficient office manager in 2006. With a total of almost 40 years of experience in dentistry, she wears many hats and handles our front office like a pro and always with a friendly smile! Sheila is your primary contact at Vacek Family Dentistry. She is knowledgeable not only in clinical dentistry but also managing the logistical aspects of patient care including, insurance, financing and coordination of treatment. Sheila is a valuable asset to our practice, but even more so to our patients. Originally from Grand Island, Nebraska, Sheila shares a home with her husband, Scott, and their son, Daniel. She enjoys spending her free time with Scott and Daniel and cheering on Husker football. Go Big Red!.

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Morgan
Registered Dental Hygienist

Morgan joined Vacek Family Dentistry as a full-time hygienist in June 2015. She originally graduated from Doane College in 2010, with a bachelor’s in Biology. Later, deciding to pursue a career as a hygienist, Morgan graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry with a bachelor’s in Dental Hygiene. She has shared her love for dentistry by being involved with Lincoln Dental Hygienist Association and the Nebraska Dental Hygienist Association. Morgan enjoys working with the friendly, energized staff and appreciates the level of knowledge and care given to our patients. She loves traveling with her husband, James, and spending time with their daughters, Haley and Amelia.

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Kim
Registered Dental Hygienist

Kim is a native of Johnson, NE and joined our team in 2019 with several years of dental experience. She is a 2004 graduate of the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry where she received her Bachelor’s degree in Dental Hygiene and was the recipient of the Outstanding Community Achievement Award. Throughout her career she has held roles which include faculty member in the Dental Hygiene department at UNMC, sleep therapy coordinator, and practice manager. She received her soft tissue laser certification in 2008 and continues to seek out educational opportunities to allow her to deliver the highest level of care. As a part of our hygiene team, Kim is eager to help patients achieve beautiful and healthy smiles through patient education and the use of the latest techniques and technology. Kim loves getting to know people and is excited to be part of a team of experienced professionals who appreciate the relentless pursuit of excellence. Outside of work she enjoys sports, music, traveling, and spending time with friends and family. She currently resides in Waverly with her husband Justin, son Grayson, and golden retriever, Fenway.

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Kylie
Certified Dental Assistant

Kylie is a graduate of Concordia University of Nebraska, where she continued her softball career and graduated with a bachelors degree in Educational Studies. She continued her education at Southeast Community College in Lincoln where she received her degree in Dental Assisting. Kylie joined the Vacek Family Dentistry team in 2018. When she’s not helping and comforting patients you can find her traveling and spending time with her family.

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Nadya
Certified Dental Assistant

Nadya is a graduate of Southeast Community College. She earned her certification from the Dental Assisting National Board in 2013 and joined the Vacek team that same year. Nadya enjoys keeping both Dr. Vacek and Dr. Gufford on-task. Although Nadya is part-time at our office, you will always know when she is here because of the extra laughter in the office. Outside of dentistry, Nadya enjoys spending time in the kitchen and traveling with her family. She is married to Andrey and they have three young children.

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Audrey
Certified Dental Assistant

Audrey grew up right here in Lincoln and has been working in Dentistry since 2017. While she’s currently one of our Certified Dental Assistants, she’s pursuing a career in Dental Hygiene and continuing her education at Southeast Community College with the intention of transferring to UNL. While not at work, Audrey keeps herself busy with her four beautiful children and she loves to spend time crafting with them.