Meet Our Team





Emilia started working for Dr. Grillo over 28 years ago, starting as a part time office helper.  She graduated Baypath Junior College with an Associates Degree in Business Administration.  Today she is the practice business manager running the financial aspects of patient financing, setting office policy, and assisting the patient coordinator with scheduling, patient benefits and treatment planning.  Emilia resides in Coventry with her husband and two sons.  She is an avid soccer fan, volunteers at school and loves to spend time with her extended family. 




Ann-Marie is a Registered Dental Hygienist. She is a graduate of Forsyth School for Dental Hygiene. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in the Science of Dental Hygiene and has also acquired her anesthesia certification. She is also CPR certified and attends many continuing education courses throughout the year. Ann-Marie has been a practicing dental hygienist for 18 years. She is passionate about her work and enjoys sharing that passion with her patients and co-workers. Ann-Marie resides here in S.W with her husband and two dogs. In her free time, she enjoys traveling and spending time with her friends and family. She happily welcomed her first child, a baby boy born in February.




Sue is a Registered Dental Hygienist with over 30 years of professional experience. She graduated from Springfield Technical Community College in Springfield, MA with an Associate’s Degree in Dental Hygiene. Sue began working for Dr. Grillo in 2002 and is dedicated to our mission. She stays on the cutting edge of dental technology by keeping current with progressive advances and developments in all aspects of the dental field and has acquired her anesthesia certification.

Sue constantly participates in continuing education courses and seminars, bringing innovative disciplines to our team. Sue maintains high quality standards in treatment and evaluation practices and is committed to superior preventive dental care.




Lee is a Certified Dental Assistant who began working for Dr. Grillo over 20 years ago. She graduated Manchester Community College with an Associates Degree in Liberal Arts. Through ADA certified course studies and under direct supervision of Dr. Grillo, Lee became certified as a dental assistant in 1998.

As a CDA, Lee successfully completes 12 hours of continuing education courses annually as required by the Dental Assisting National Board.

Lee is married and has two sons. She is an avid reader who enjoys vacationing in Florida and spending time with her family. 




Audrey has been a dental assistant for us for three year, and is now recently a dental hygienist for us! She completed the Dental Hygiene program at Tunixs Community College also where she acquired her anesthesia certification. Audrey was fortunate enough to travel to Comayagua Honduras with UConn Dental Students on a mission trip in March 2013, and also to the Navajo Indian Reservation in Monument Valley, Utah the spring of 2016 to provide dental care for those in need. These trips have put great desire into her career with helping people, and have made her love working with children. Audrey comes from a family of three brothers and herself, along with two beautiful collies. Her favorite place to be is in the Outer banks, North Carolina with her family in the summer, in her spare time, she enjoys playing sports, spending time with her family and friends.




Lorena has been living in Vernon,CT the majority of her life. She graduated from Rockville High School and earned a certification through Goodwin College. She has been with Grillo Dental since 2013. She enjoys spending her free time with her little family of four going for walks, bike rides,swimming and any new adventures that come along the way! 




As a newer member Jennifer enjoys her responsibilities as a dental assistant. Jennifer received her certification for dental assisting at Porter and Chester institute in Enfield Connecticut. She is a single mother of three beautiful children with whom she resides with in Suffield. She enjoys walking, spending time at the beach, and spending her time with her children. She is looking forward to expanding knowledge in the dental field.

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