Below, you can learn more about our warm, caring, and efficient team members at Portofino Dental Care. They are friendly and well-trained, providing professional service and care as they work alongside Dr. Annette Mata-Murphy. We have Spanish-speaking team members, too, which allows us to cater to more families as we provide high-quality dental care in Shenandoah, Texas. Please call our office soon to meet with our dentist and team, and to receive quality treatment.
Lisa grew up in New Jersey and started her dental career as a dental assistant in 1996. She graduated from the University of Medicine and Dentistry with her Dental Hygiene Degree in 1998. She has loved every minute of her dental hygiene career. Lisa enjoys educating patients on all aspects of dental care. Lisa and her husband, Michael, moved to Texas in 2009 due to a Corporate relocation. They quickly realized that their minds and hearts had always been here…their bodies just finally caught up!
Lisa enjoys Powerlifting and is a ISSA Specialist in Fitness Nutrition. She and her husband rescue senior/disabled Japanese Chins and Cocker Spaniels; they currently have 8 dogs!
Colleen has been working in the dental field for many years, and she is knowledgeable with both the clinical and administrative sides to dentistry. She is very excited to be a part of our wonderful office. She truly enjoys the dental field and looks forward to helping you with your dental needs.
In her spare time, she enjoys the outdoors, spending time in and on the water, crafting, and bargain shopping. She also enjoys sharing time with her husband, Jay, of 32 years; her children, Deven, Logan, and Rylen; all of their pets; and their family and friends.
“Come see us, we will make your dental visit a fun and enjoyable experience!”
Marcy grew up and lived in Canada for 10 years before moving to Texas in 1996. She went to Baylor University and graduated in 2008 with a Bachelor of Science and Art. In 2009, she decided to get her Dental Assisting Certificate after volunteering at a dental office, where she enjoyed helping people feel good about their smile. She married Santiago in 2016. She has a step-daughter named Samantha, 2 birds, 5 fish, and a Husky.