Marilyn W. Pickett grew up in Utah. She graduated from BYU with her BS in Business/Education. She has taught school, raised four children, and graduated from UVU in Dental Hygiene. In 2010, Marilyn was awarded the Esther Wilkins National Leadership Award. She has volunteered with many dental service teams not only in the United States but also in Mexico, Guatemala, Peru, Chile, and the Dominican Republic. Marilyn is the proud grandmother of ten grandchildren and is called “nana” at home. She has served as President of the Utah Dental Hygienists’ Association, and currently serves on the National Council of Policy and Bylaws as well as in the American Dental Hygienists’ Association as Utah State Delegate. Marilyn not only works for Dr. Maymi, but also teaches Dental Hygiene at Utah Valley University. Marilyn loves working in clinical dental hygiene; she loves her patients and tries to treat each patient according to the preventive needs.
Kristine Watson grew up in the Salt Lake Valley. She attended Idaho State University where she earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene. She has been a Registered Dental Hygienist for over 20 years. Prior to joining Dr. Maymi’s team, she worked in a periodontal practice for 8 years. As a Dental Hygienist she enjoys helping everyone obtain the best possible dental hygiene so that they can enjoy great dental health throughout their lives. Kristine is known for her 3warm and caring personality and for her gentle thorough technique as a hygienist. Her pastime activities involve serving as secretary for the Utah Shorin-Kai Karate School where she holds the rank of Brown Belt. Kris assists in teaching self defense classes for local community groups. In her spare time, she enjoys running and is currently training to run another marathon.