Meet The Team
Dr. Tammi Schaeferle obtained her BS in Biology from the University of Toledo in 1994. Tammi became a Buckeye at The Ohio State College of Dentistry, where she completed her DDS in 1998. Upon graduation, Tammi furthered her dental education by completing an AEGD residency at the U.S. Naval Base in Great Lakes, Illinois. She continued practicing dentistry for three years at the Naval Station in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. She met her husband, dentist Dr. Matt Schaeferle, in Hawaii as well. They now reside in central Ohio with their two daughters Kylie and Katlyn. True to their calling, Tammi and her husband have owned over 7 dental practices over the last 20 years. They currently have 4 offices with associates in Ohio.
Dr. Schaeferle has always had a passion for business management in dental offices. She pursued her MBA and focused on the business operations of dental offices. During this period, she realized many offices did not have protocols in place for preventing embezzlement. She gained her CFE (Certified Fraud Examiner) certificate and is recognized as an expert in dental software audits and QuickBooks. She has performed hundreds of audits for insurance companies, state dental boards, attorneys, CPAs and individual dental offices.
Dr. Schaeferle has earned the following qualifications:
DDS- The Ohio State University 1998
Fellow Academy General Dentistry FAGD
MBA- Masters in Business Administration
CFE-Certified Fraud Examiner
Member Certified Fraud Examiners
Meredy Fisher obtained her BA in Organizational Behavior/HR/Change Management from the McGregor School of Antioch University-Yellow Springs, Ohio. She gained 12 years of experience in cost-accounting, corporate audits, and the creation and implementation of employee training programs serving as an assistant plant controller in a manufacturing facility. She then accepted positions which led her to the specialized areas of media and public relations, marketing, and business to business sales for nine years.
Meredy joined the dental practice of Schaeferle & Schaeferle-Columbus, Ohio, where she personally trained with Dr. Tammi Schaeferle in the management and administration of dental practices. After assisting in the completion of the sale of this practice, she joined Dr. Tammi Schaeferle in Dentakeeping.
Meredy has had a longstanding passion for the psychology of business, with an interest on the focus of group dynamics and roles within the workplace. She has an understanding that every person accepts change differently, that this process needs to be managed with care and compassion, and that with the current state of business economy and technological progress - change is both inevitable and necessary.
Meredy currently lives in southwest Michigan with her husband Doug. They have three adult children in various parts of the U.S. They enjoy RV travel, outdoor activities, and hiking with their Welsh Corgi.