Meet Our Team




Ray Cherry, DDS

Dr. Cherry was born and raised in Idaho Falls. He graduated from the University of Iowa with honors in 2008, and completed a one year General Practice Residency in Kansas City, Missouri. Dr. Cherry and his family moved into the valley in July of 2010, where they love being in the outdoors. He enjoys participating and watching sporting events, and endeavors for an active life style. Dr. Cherry is committed to providing the utmost care for his patients, while striving to build a relationship with his patients that last a lifetime.



Jess is an Idaho native, she was born and raised in a small farming community of New Plymouth, on the West side of the state. After high school, college at Idaho State University brought her to the area and she graduated in 2015 with a B.S. in Dental Hygiene. After meeting her now husband, Steven, she decided that Eastern Idaho had many things to offer for her outdoor hobbies and now calls Idaho Falls her home. When Jess is not in the office you can often find her in the Crossfit gym, hunting Idaho mountains, fly fishing, mountain biking, or snowboarding. Jess is a proud dog mom to two boys, Brewer and Ruck, who are spoiled rotten!  



Shelley was born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area, but happily traded the city life to move to Teton Valley with her husband and three children. They along with countless animals, have called Victor home for the past 10 years.  Shelley graduated Summa Cum Laude from Weber State University with a Bachelor of Science in dental hygiene. She has practiced for 17 years in Utah and Idaho. She enjoys educating others on how to make their smiles last a lifetime and serving those in her community. Shelley loves working as a hygienist at Grand Teton Dental Care because she is able to see others self-confidence improve as we create and maintain beautiful smiles.  She spends most of her free time cheering for her children and Teton at their many sporting events. She also enjoys travelling, and anything outdoors, especially snowshoeing and golf.

Hailey Tew


Hailey Tew is a graduate of Idaho state University where she received her BS in Dental Hygiene in 2015. She was born and raised in Idaho Falls and grew up skiing at Targhee in the winter and fishing the rivers in the summer. After college she and her husband bought a home in Victor and began working in the area. When she is not working they enjoy spending time with their daughter and 2 dogs hiking, dirt biking, fishing, floating the Teton River, snow machining or snowboarding    

Elle Struempler

Front Office Coordinator

Elle graduated from Brigham Young University - Idaho in December 2017 with a degree in Public Health. She moved around a lot growing up but married a boy from Driggs and now calls Idaho home. Elle enjoys makeup artistry, growing plants, and visiting the beach. She also has a dog named Lily who she adores. Elle loves working at Grand Teton Dental Care because she enjoys helping the wonderful patients from Teton Valley. 

Kimberly Olivas

Dental Assistant

Kim was born and raised in Teton Valley and graduated from Teton High School in 2016. She likes to be with family and friends. She also enjoys being outdoors and eating. She loves Jesus and you will most definitely find her at church activities. She also loves to take photos and travel. Kim will welcome you to Grand Teton Dental Care with a big smile and help you to feel comfortable.