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 (completed in 2000 at age 37!) one of her greatest accomplishments.
Julie has worked in customer service for over 40 years including 15 years as the counter waitress and trainer at Coco’s Bakery Restaurant, 10 years coordinating Children’s Ministry Sunday School and large group events at Saddleback Church, and most recently worked 12 years as Event Concierge and then Assistant to the Managing Director at prestigious Montage Laguna Beach. 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—who are grown, college graduates and are truly changing the world.
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, due to her longevity, considers them more like friends and family. Lora’s genuine love and passion for her work give her a gentle touch which alleviates any fear and makes people happy to come back for their check ups!
In her spare time, Lora spends time with her grown daughter, Delanie as well as with her two dogs, Maggie and Moose. She is also an avid “I love Lucy” fan!
Sarah DiLallo, Front Office Assistant
Sarah is another Orange County native having been born in Mission Viejo and graduated (and was Prom Queen!) from El Toro High School in Lake Forest. Sarah has worked in Customer Service for over 25 years—first in a retail at a local Skate Board shop, then several years at Coco’s Bakery Restaurant and most recently spent six years at the ACE Hotel in Palm Springs.
Now back in Orange County, Sarah has joined our team as Front Office Assistant and is our resident organizing whiz and is excited to be getting married this year!
In her spare time, Sarah loves to spend time with her children—Sunny and Elijah—and enjoys making music, sewing, gardening and making people smile.
Kelsey Campbell, Executive Dental Assistant
Kelsey was born and raised in Orange, California where she graduated from El Modena high school. She is still a local resident and adores working in her hometown. She has many years of experience in customer relations and enjoys making each patient that comes through feel comfortable and at home.
She obtained her California Dental Assistant at United Education Institute and will be taking the test to become a Registered Dental Assistant in the Fall.
She loves to spend her off time with her twin daughters Corrie & Lenna who tend to brighten up any room they walk into. They love to do things outdoors and cook together as a family (especially when its pizza Friday nights!)
Sunny Rolfs, Intern
Another California native, Sunny was born in Anaheim and has been serving as our intern since 2017. Sunny is also a Customer Service expert having worked as a hostess and barista at the ACE Hotel in Palm Springs.
Sunny has literally traveled the world, most recently to Scotland, Ireland and London as well as to Kenya! She loves organizing, consolidating and provides a much appreciated extra hand for the team!