Abby has lived in Racine with her family for 31 years. She joined the Chu Crew as an orthodontic assistant 13 years ago after attending the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Abby currently is our Lab and Records Technician keeping our in house lab running smoothly! Abby is the proud Mom of a smart, spoiled, and very loved 6 year old sports superstar Landon!
“Coming to work is something I really enjoy. It is amazing to see the smiles we change and how that change can make so much of a difference in our patient’s lives.”
Briana was born and raised in Racine. She attended The University of Wisconsin-Parkside where she studied Vocal Performance. In 2008, Briana was awarded the title of Miss Wisconsin where she traveled the country, was an ambassador for The Children’s Miracle Network ,represented many national arts organizations, and had the opportunity to compete for the title of Miss America. Briana spends her free time kayaking, rollerblading, being with her family, and going on adventures!
“It is truly an honor to work in an environment where the patient comes first. Providing the best treatment results, the most advanced technologies, and always putting exceptional service and kindness first!”
Candie grew up in Racine, graduating from Horlick High School and then completing her degree in Early Childhood Education from Gateway. She started with the Chu Crew as an Orthodontic Assistant in 2007, now her bright smile and welcoming personality can be seen at the front desk as our Scheduling Coordinator. Candie has two amazing children, Carter and Ellie, a wonderful husband Dan, and a cuddly cat Gizmo! In her free time she enjoys watching her children grow and explore, and accomplishing her goals through her passion of distance running!
“Developing relationships with patients as we create the smiles that they dream of is incredibly rewarding; and working with an awesome team who are supportive of each other as well as our patients is really motivating! “
Sydney was born and raised in Racine, and is a former patient of Dr. Chu's! Sydney likes to spend time with family and friends and can be found playing basketball and softball.
“I genuinely enjoy coming to work to see our patients and my "Chu Crew" family! “
Samantha recently graduated with a BA in Biology, Society, and Environment from the University of Minnesota. She joined the Chu Crew in 2014 where she began working chairside with Dr. Chu learning the insides of the orthodontic world! Since then Samantha has taken over the Financial Coordinator position where she crunches numbers all day long! Samantha enjoys distance running, going to live concerts, and spending time with her husband Will. She enjoys volunteering at animal shelters and hopes to one day have a home full of 100 furry babies!
“It is amazing how orthodontic technology continues to change to benefit our patients. I love working with a practice that keeps up with that technology, but most of all with a doctor that is so committed to his patients and gives back to the community.”
Klaire is a former patient of Dr. Chu's and comes from a long line of smiles created by the Chu Crew! Klaire is the new proud aunt to a beautiful little girl named London! Klaire is the "cook" of the Chu Crew and loves to spend her time in the kitchen.
“I love working here because no two days are the same and I get to help create beautiful smiles everyday!“