Most of our staff has been with Dr. Glenn Jackson for over 10 years and some for more than 20 years. From the office manager and front desk assistant you will see an emphasis on service. They will help you make appointments, discuss how you may maximize your insurance benefits, answer any billing questions, and keep you feeling relaxed. Our trained hygienists and assistants provide the highest quality of care.No question is too small to ask any team member. We have monthly staff meetings to constantly hone our craft and service skills and believe we have the most talented and helpful group of professionals in the area. We are sure that after just a few visits, you’ll feel like family.


Dr. Glenn Jackson, DMD

Dr J, as he’s referred to by most of his staff and patients, graduated from Rutgers University Summa Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa. He attended Fairleigh Dickenson Dental School, where he graduated second in his class. He is a member of the Mass Dental Society and ADA. In his spare time he plays in a rock band, playing the keyboards and occasionally other instruments. He enjoys sports, especially skiing, tennis and volley ball. He has served the Maynard area at the same location for over 30 years, enjoying the science and art of dentistry as it relates to improving the quality of his patients lives.


Andrea Klein

Co-Office Manager
Andrea joined the practice in 2014; she comes from a background of over 10 years in dentistry. She is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and a lifelong Marlborough resident. She enjoys patient interaction, helping people and learning more about those that come into our practice. In her spare time she enjoys music, the beach, sports, and outdoors.


Kate Palmaccio

Co-Office Manager
Kate the great” started her dental career at a very young age in 1996, joining Dr. J. part time. After completing her business degree at Middlesex, she continued on as office manager. Today, she uses her business expertise to manage accounts receivable and other financial aspects of the practice. As a former long time Maynard resident, she proudly provides efficient, friendly care to all our patients, with a smile. When not at work, she enjoys spending time with her two year old son, Jax.


Debra St. Cyr

Dental Assistant
Debra joined Dr. Jackson’s practice in April 2016. She has worked as a Nurses’s Assistant, office manager and customer service supervisor previously. She attended Laboure College and graduated with her AD in nursing. Debra is currently enrolled in the Stratford Career Institute to further her dental education. She works as a dental assistant with Dr. Jackson and is proficient in every aspect of dentistry, enjoying oral surgery the most. Debra resides in Maynard with her husband and her Siberian husky, Harley. Debra has two wonderful children Anna and Michael.


Leslie Kmetz, RDH

Registered Dental Hygienist
Leslie graduated from the University of Vermont in 1973 and has been working for Dr. Jackson since 1985. Her passions are gardening, antiquing, quilting and spending time with her 2 grandchildren. Leslie has been a “cultural ambassador” to numerous students from abroad and has traveled to Turkey.


Barbara Hamel, RDH

Registered Dental Hygienist
Barbara graduated from Middlesex Community College in 1979 with a degree in Dental Hygiene. She then continued her education at Northeastern University in Health Management. She is a resident of Chelmsford, MA, where she lives with her children Rachel and Nick. Having worked with Dr. Jackson for over 25 years, she feels honored to provide dental care with such a highly skilled team of providers and staff members. When out of the office, she loves spending time with her friends and family enjoying summer vacations in Maine and winter vacations on the ski slopes.


Nicole Quinn, RDH

Registered Dental Hygienist
Nicole graduated from Quinsigamond Community College as the president of the dental hygiene class of 2015, where she earned her RDH degree and license to administer local anesthesia. Nicole’s unique approach to oral health encompasses total body health to ensure her patients live happy, healthy, smiley life styles. When not providing relaxing, thorough treatment , Nicole enjoys an adventurous life with her significant other and their pet, bearded dragon Carl. Nicole can’t wait to meet you!


Mitra Farahani, RDH

Registered Dental Hygienist
Mitra received her dental hygiene degree in 1994 from Middlesex Community College in Lowell, MA. Currently, she lives in New Hampshire with her husband and two very active and loving boys. Mitra decided that a career in dental hygiene was ideal for her especially since she has always enjoyed interactions with people as well as being caring and compassionate. She strongly feels that treating patients should be geared to their individual needs and wants. It is very important to her to be able to provide her patients with the highest standard of care in a safe, nonjudgmental and honest manner. In her free time Mitra enjoys spending time with family and friends.


Aeriel Lafayette

Sterilization Specialist
Aeriel graduated from Wachusett High School in 2011. She attended F.I.N. E. Mortuary School. She lives in Holden Massachusetts. She enjoys working with the specialized instruments used in a busy dental practice, as well as assisting her colleagues wherever she is needed. When not at work or school, Aeriel likes to go to concerts and spending time with her fiancé and family.