Our Friendly Staff

Char Briede, COA

Certified Orthodontic Assistant

CharChar has been working for Dr. Jacobs since 1988. She treats all our patients with care and compassion, she's an exceptional assistant. She is married and has a son and daughter. In her free time, she loves to attend cardio dance & kickboxing classes. You might catch her at Symmes Tavern enjoying dinner with friends and family. She has never missed a Reds opening day game and is an avid supporter of the UC football & basketball teams. Live Music is her passion - she never misses an opportunity to see a good concert.

Brenda Murphy

Reception Desk

BrendaBrenda joined our team in 2007. You will find Brenda working hard behind our reception desk.  She will greet you with a warm smile every time. She spends a lot of time making our patients feel like family. Brenda has three daughters and a grandson, and enjoys traveling to Tennessee, New York and Illinois to visit with her family. She enjoys visiting area restaurants with friends. 

Tim Pater

Business Management

TimTim joined our team in April of 2002. A graduate of Miami University of Arts & Science, Tim handles all financing and insurance claims. Tim spends his free time on home improvement projects, and going out with friends and family.

Ashley Meyers, COA, CDA

Certified Orthodontic Assistant

AshleyAshley has been working with our practice since June 2013. She has over 10 years’ experience working in an orthodontic and general dentist's office. She dreamed of being a dentist since she was 6 years old, and found being an assistant is just as great! Ashley is married with two beautiful children and her cute Yorkie-Poo. She enjoys football season, especially the OSU Buckeyes. She loves her country music and spending time with her family and friends at the lake in her boat.

Mont Jacobs

Treatment Coordinator