Julie Lester, Front Office Manager
Julie was born at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Orange and a lifetime resident of South Orange County. She attended St. Catherine’s School in Laguna Beach and is a proud graduate of Mater Dei High School. (Same class as Dr. Lester!) Julie went to college part-time for 17 years while working and taking care of her home and family. She considers earning her Bachelor’s Degree in Communications from Cal State Fullerton one of her greatest accomplishments.
Julie has been an active contributor to David Lester, DDS since 2011 and does a tremendous job with the customer service aspects of running a dental office.
In her spare time, Julie travels, enjoys singing, dancing, seeing musicals, and loves cleaning and organizing! Julie has two children, Allison and Zachary.
Lora Martin, Registered Dental Hygienist
Lora is a Southern California native having been born at St. Joseph’s in Orange and graduating from Santiago High School in Garden Grove. She graduated from Cypress College with her RDH and has been serving people at David Lester, DDS since 1992. Lora loves her patients and, because of her longevity, considers them more like friends and family. Lora’s genuine love and passion for her work give her a gentle touch which lessons any fear and makes people happy to come back for their check ups!
In her spare time, Lora love to travel, cook and spends time with her grown daughter, Delanie. She is also an avid “I love Lucy” fan!
Nicole L'Hommedieu, Dental Assistant
Nicole is a long-time Southern Californian. She graduated from Brea Olinda High School and went on to complete Dental School at Bryman College. Nicole joined David Lester, DDS in 2020 and has made a big impact on our small team with her positive attitude and strong work ethic. Her favorite part of a patient’s routine appointment is taking x-rays.
In her spare time, Nicole loves to spend time with her fiancé, Alex, and their families, plus her two cats, Cujo and Monkey. Nicole is a huge baseball fan, rooting for both the CA Angels and her local Single-A Team, The Inland Empire 66ers. At home, you will most likely find her crafting for her YouTube channel, Crochet Happy I Am, or binge-watching The Walking Dead.
Allison Price, Executive Assistant
Allison is a born-and-raised Southern Californian. She graduated from El Toro High School and has a Bachelor’s in English from Cal State Fullerton. She is the newest member of the David Lester, DDS Team, having joined in 2021. Allison works remotely managing our website, social media platforms, and keeping our database up-to-date. She also sends all of the appointment reminder cards, so keep an eye on those postmarks!
When Allison fell in love with a born-and-raised Texan, she made the difficult decision to say goodbye to beaches and hello to humidity. She and her husband, Josh, love to take road trips with their dogs Charlie and Amour while listening to audiobooks and exploring new restaurants and coffee shops along the way.