Alyssa grew up in Grand Marais and graduated from Cook County High School. After receiving her Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry in 2004, she joined her father, Dr. Rolf, in practicing dentistry, then took over the practice in 2008. Dentistry is always evolving, and she enjoys expanding her knowledge and available services through continuing education. She is a member of the ADA, MDA, NEDDS and AOS.
Alyssa and her husband, Jonathan, have three daughters; their family loves sailing, swimming, traveling and adventures of all sorts. Alyssa also enjoys astrology, fashion, knitting, and sewing her own clothes. She is thankful everyday for the opportunity to live and work in a community she loves.