Our professional staff has a combined experience of over 74 years providing outstanding orthodontic care to our patients. They take pride in knowing each patient by name and in making each visit to our office relaxing and enjoyable.
Jenn- Office Manager
Jenn has over 15 years of office manager experience and has enjoyed working in the orthodontic field. She grew up in Orange County, California and has relocated to Phoenix with her family. She is happily married to Matt and has 2 great children. Her son Ryne is a great student who loves to read and play baseball. Her daughter Ashlyn is full of character and enjoys swimming and being outside (even in the summer).
Spending time with her family is what Jenn loves to do more than anything. They love to bake, play at the park, and read books together. Jenn has learned to knit and is having a wonderful time learning new stitches and knitting hats and scarves for her family and friends in her spare time.
Pam – Financial Coordinator
Pam relocated from Chicago to Arizona as a young girl, and currently resides in Cave Creek. She has been married to her husband Jeff for over 40 years. She has two grown children Amber and Rob, yet considers her son-in-law, Mario and her daughter-in-law, Tiffany like her own kids too. She enjoys spending time with her four grandchildren Tatum, Nathan, Gavin, and Lexie.
Pam loves thunder and rain (probably because she doesn't get to see much of it in sunny Arizona!). She has worked in orthodontics for over 25 years. Pam’s favorite past time is knitting scarves and kitchen dishcloths.
Diane - Scheduling Coordinator
Diane grew up in Utah, but has been in Phoenix for over 25 years. She has 5 children and 10 grandchildren, with one more on the way. Needless to say her family takes up most of her free time, and she loves it that way! Before coming to work for Dr. Budd she worked in the billing office of a group of emergency room doctors.
Diane enjoys going to the movies with her husband Reid and Pam has just taught her how to knit. Diane lives in Fountain Hills and she loves watching the sunset from her balcony.
Shari – Chairside Assistant
Shari grew up in Akron, Ohio. She has lived in Arizona for over 8 years. She was adopted as an infant, making her the youngest of seven children in her family. Shari has worked in orthodontics for over 13 years, but also has experience in general dentistry and oral surgery. She is quick to say, however, that orthodontics is her favorite.
Shari enjoys spending time with her friends and family. She also enjoys shopping, watching movies, and has always enjoyed hockey. She loves eating out on occasion, with Mexican and Italian being her cuisine of choice.
Phyllis - Chairside Assistant
Phyllis is a California native who now lives in Glendale and has been in Arizona almost 20 years. She is a proud mom of 2 Navy Veterans and recently a new grandma to Aiden. Phyllis says she has been in the Orthodontic field “since dinosaurs roamed the earth” and loves having fun chatting with patients.
Phyllis and her sweetheart, Rich, love to travel and often take long motorcycle rides to their destinations. Phyllis also loves to walk, scrapbook and read novels.
Jaime - Chairside Assistant
She was born and raised in Phoenix, Arizona. She is a proud mom of two very active little boys. Nolan is 3 ½ years old and Carson is 9 months old. They both love being outside spending time with mommy and daddy. Jaime loves many outdoor sports and enjoys our beautiful Arizona weather, especially hiking, playing volleyball and camping with her family!
Although Jaime is new to the orthodontic field, she is really enjoying growing with the Budd Orthodontic team. She has already learned so many new things and is anxious to continue learning new things each day, and getting to know our patients.