Our Leadership Team


Anna- Practice Administrator

Anna has been an integral part of Michael J. Whitted & Associates since before its inception. She has a background in Business Administration & Marketing (B.S. ‘00) as well as in Higher Education Administration (M.A. ‘02). She has used skills from her past career path to successfully open the practice with Dr. Whitted in 2006. Although she is in and out of the office and does not work a lot with the day to day operations, her role within the practice has remained constant over the years. While a large part of her work is done from home, her commitment to Michael J. Whitted & Associates is unwavering. She takes care of office marketing/outreach, establishes human resource infrastructure, coordinates staff development, handles payroll, the office website, and any special project that comes along with the ownership of a small business. There is no job too small, as you will also find her shopping for cleaning supplies, making runs to the post office and more. As her young family grows she is able to be present in the office a little more since enjoys being a part of the dynamic and energetic staff environment. In her free time, Anna enjoys spending time with her husband, 3 young boys, family, and friends. She also loves to cook, read, and travel.

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Erica - Office Manager

Erica – Office Manager

Erica is the Office Manager at Michael J.Whitted & Associates. She joined Dr. Whitted’s team in 2007.  Her main responsibilities are overseeing the office and making sure the day to day operations run smoothly. Erica is also cross trained so you may see her assisting the doctors from time to time. She enjoys getting to know each of the patients and help them with the care they need and deserve. Erica truly enjoys being part of such a wonderful, fun, and caring team.  She is married with 2 children, David and Kylie. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, fishing, and relaxing on their boat in her spare time.

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Jolanta- Head Assistant

Jolanta has been in the dental field for over 10 years. She started working as a Dental Assistant in Poland where she was born and raised. In August of 2005 she relocated to the United States and decided to continue her career in the dental field. In June of 2007 Jolanta completed a Dental Assisting program in Chicago, IL.

Jolanta joined the team Michael J. Whitted & Associates in October of 2016. She truly enjoys working with team of professional, ambitious, caring and dedicated coworkers. She takes pride in providing a relaxed and comfortable environment to patients so they always have a positive dental experience. Jolanta lives in Elgin with her husband and two kids. She enjoys spending time with family and friends. She also enjoys biking and taking long walks with her dog Axel.