Meet Our Team!



Tracey is a highly skilled and well trained dental assistant, and has helped Dr. Mary Ann provide quality dental care to our patients since 1987!

Tracey was born in Evansville, Indiana but was raised in Saint Petersburg, FL. She is married with 2 sons, Thomas and Mark. In her free time, Tracey enjoys going to the gym, shopping, and going to the beach. Tracey was Dr. Pittman’s assistant since 1989 and is an integral part of our team. Thanks to Tracey, our office runs like a well oiled machine!

Julie is our dental hygienist. She was raised Oregon. Julie attended the University of Oregon and the Oregon Center for Dental Hygiene, graduating with a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene. She moved to Saint Petersburg in 1991. She is married and has 2 daughters and two dogs. She worked for many years for an implant dentist and then joined the Green Bench Dental team. She has been an integral part of the office since 2004. Julie enjoys the outdoors and spending time with her family.

Heather is one of our dental hygienists. She is a Florida native and attended St. Petersburg College where she obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene in 2013. She then continued her education with completing a Master’s Degree in Business Administration focusing on Healthcare Management. She is married and has one son, Hunter, along with three dogs and two cats. She loves educating others on oral and systemic health and has been working as a part time instructor in the Dental Hygiene Program at St. Petersburg College since 2013 where she has trained and educated hundreds of the Bay Area’s dental hygienists. Heather has worked in several dental offices, been a part of Dentistry from the Heart, served on the board for the former Pinellas County Dental Hygiene Association, and worked with raising money for the Oral Cancer Foundation. She has been a part of our team since 2019. She loves doing anything outdoors, working out, and spending time with family.

Kim was born in St. Petersburg. She began her career in dentistry in 1983 in Potomac, MD where she lived for 2 years and attended Montgomery Community College before moving back to St. Petersburg. 
She was an EFDA/Office Manager for a local Periodontist/Orthodontist for 35 years until he retired. She has volunteered over the years with the Give Kids a Smile program and several other local programs helping the underserved community. Helping patients achieve a happy and healthy smile is something she has always been passionate about.  
In my spare time, She loves being near the water, be it at the beach or boating, and spending time with my family, nieces, nephews and Godson. She has two cats and a dog, Emmy. She can be spotted walking with Emmy on the local trails and parks on the weekends.
She looks forward to finishing out my career in dentistry with Dr. Krauser and Green Bench Dental for many years to come.

Sara is one of our chairside assistants. She was born in Nuremberg,Germany. She is currently In school for a bachelors in Biology to pursue my dream of becoming a dentist. In her spare time, she loves to cook,go to the gym, and do diy projects. She has an adventurous soul and loves exploring new places around the world and learning about their cultures.