Meet Studio 32 Dental Laboratory

Meet Our Staff


Our highly trained staff, with years of experience, are here to make sure the products you are receiving from us are the best! From any situation: a single crown to full mouth rehabilitation, we are here to work as a team with the doctor, and the patient.

We enjoy regular communication with our doctors when working on a case as well as feedback post-op. We are very confident in offering such a variety where we can meet your expectations.


Mike Giesseman

Owner | Ceramics

Mike started Studio32 29 years ago. He completed the dental lab program at Kirkwood Community College. Throughout his career he has attended a wide range of continuing education courses with leaders in the industry covering everything from cosmetic dentistry to CAD/CAM to implants. He is also a member of the AACD (American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry). Along with being a full time ceramist, Mike is always staying on the cutting edge of technology and investing in it for the growth of the laboratory. Mike enjoys teaching and working closely with his technicians.

Jessica Scott

Owner | Ceramics

Jessica began her career as a dental laboratory technician at Studio32 in 2003 when she completed the two year accredited program at Kirkwood Community College. In 2003 she also became a certified dental technician through the national Board of Certification. As a full time ceramist and lab manager she enjoys communicating with the doctors and patients along with creating a priceless smile. She has attended a wide range of continuing education courses all over the United States including IDEA's esthetic ceramic course, many emax pressable courses, and completed a one year continuum at New York University in the mastering of ceramics program. She is a member of the Iowa Dental Lab Association and the AACD (American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry), in the process of becoming an accredited technician. Her love for photography is enjoyed everywhere she goes, along with being a big part of her job at the lab.

Shane Williams

Owner | CAD/CAM | Implants

Shane began his career with Studio 32 in 2005, starting out in the model room. Since then he has become a waxer attending the Russell DeVreugd Posterior Guide to Morphology. Having a waxing background Shane was asked to become Studio 32's digital technician. First with the addition of Ekton, Straumann's scanner. He also received advanced implant training with the Ekton for designing custom abutments. Keeping up with technology, Studio 32 joined with 3Shape, sending Shane to advanced classes on design. Being versed with multiple scanners allows Shane to be knowledgable on designing on several implant platforms ex: Straumann, Astra, Nobel, 3I, Zimmer. Growing up Shane was always interested with art, and this passion has helped him become the technician he is today.

Ryan Scott

Customer Service Representative

Ryan Scott began working at Studio32 in 2009 as a dental technician waxing and Cad/Cam designing. He is now our customer service representative and really enjoys the customer service aspect when interacting with the doctors.

Tatiana Luna

Full Contour Zirconia Manager
Our Dental Lab Staff - Tati

Diane Hepker

Crown and Bridge Manager
Our Dental Lab Staff - Diane

Emily Koch

Orthodontic and Sleep Apnea Manager
Our Dental Lab Staff - Diane

Gary Scott

Delivery Driver
Our Dental Lab Staff - Gary