Lynn is a member of our hygiene team, and has been a member of the Browning Smile Design team for over twenty years! She is originally from suburban Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and she received her Bachelor’s degree from Marquette University in Milwaukee. Lynn and her family moved to Houston in 1989, and she has two adult children, Evan and Ann. Lynn enjoys gardening—her yard is her peaceful “retreat”. Health and fitness is very important to Lynn and our team; thus, frequent continuing education courses covering both dental and total body health are very valued by Lynn.
Valerie is one of two dental hygienists at Browning Smile Design. She was born and raised in Belton, TX but has lived in Houston for the past five years. Valerie received her first Bachelor’s degree in Health from Texas A&M University and then attended The University of Texas Dental School in Houston to obtain her second Bachelor’s degree in Dental Hygiene. She has enjoyed practicing in the Houston area ever since! Valerie enjoys spending time with her husband and two (very spoiled) rescue fur-babies and is looking forward to welcoming her first child in February! She is also an Aggie and loves going to Texas A&M tailgates and football games as often as possible! And of course, she enjoys doing lots of shopping!!
Shelby is our full-time Orthodontic/Dental Assistant. She is originally from Houston, TX near the Jersey Village area. Shelby attended Lonestar College for 2 years, followed by Houston Dental Assistant School where she then received her Certification as a Registered Dental Assistant in the great state of Texas. During Shelby’s free time, she enjoys fishing, hunting, and shooting her shotgun. She also likes to make jewelry and crafts, and she loves spending time with her three dogs, which are a chocolate Labrador, black Labrador, and a beagle mix. Her beagle mix she adopted in the Magnolia area, and Shelby also rescued a dog after Hurricane Ike that she keeps at her parent’s house. It’s safe to say she is a dog lover!
Samantha, also known as Sam, is one of our full-time dental assistants. She is originally from Lafayette, Louisiana, but has been living in Houston for the last 17 years. She attended Langham Creek High School and completed 2 years of General Studies at Blinn in College Station before she received her certification as a registered dental assistant at the Houston Dental Assistant School. Samantha enjoys hunting, shopping, and spending time with her family in her free time. She, also, loves visiting and working on her ranch in Lovelady, Texas whenever she can!
Lauren is a graduate of Montgomery High School class of 2011. Lauren works as a Lab Tech/Helping Team Member at Browning Smile Design. She recently graduated in June 2013 as a Registered Dental Assistant, and her goal is to attend college to continue learning and advancing in the dental field. Her hometown is Montgomery, Texas, but she has recently moved to the Spring/Houston area. Lauren’s favorite hobbies are doing lots of shopping, being very crafty, and spoiling her dogs. She has 5 Schnauzer’s, which all hold memorable meanings she would love to share with you!
DiAnna has been in the dental field for over 30 years and has contracted with Browning Smile Design often throughout her years in dentistry. She has traveled the nation offering her skills as a coach, consultant, and/or to redesign an office. She is a native Houstonian and a graduate of Klein High School, often referred to as “Sissy” by the locals. She is related to many of the Spring/Klein founding families, with one of KISD’s elementary schools named after her grandparents. DiAnna has seen the Spring/Woodlands area change quite a bit with many stories to share. DiAnna presently lives in Spring enjoying being close to her family, lifelong friends, and grand girls. She feels it’s an honor to work with Browning Smile Design because of the special care and trustworthy ethics Dr. Browning provides to not only her clients but also the community. She never goes a day without saying, “I am so very blessed to be working with such an amazing team and doctor!”