Meet the Team

Jon J. Menig, DDSWhile achieving a beautiful, healthy lasting smile is our primary purpose, your health-care experience is much more than just the final result. We strive to be friendly, on-time, and organized, clearly communicating all the most important information you need, and ensuring that all your concerns are heard and addressed.

With time-tested orthodontic principles, state-of-the-art technology, and an all-star team who share his values and vision, Dr. Menig treats every patient as an individual and tailors their treatment to meet their unique needs. Dr. Jon Menig and his team are committed to the highest quality orthodontic care in a warm, patient-focused environment, resulting in happy, healthy smiles!

The Team:
Licia Ecke
Licia Ecke

Licia Ecke is a Registered Dental Assistant with more than 30 years’ experience in orthodontics. Prior to joining Dr. Jon Menig, Licia worked in an Orthodontic office in San Jose for 22 years seeing patients and running the clinical area of the office. As the office treatment coordinator, you can ask Licia questions about your account and any insurance needs as well as make appointments.

She moved from the bay area about 10 years ago with her husband and 2 daughters. They enjoy living in the area with their many farm animals and 3 dogs. You can usually find them at a softball game on the weekends as Licia’s husband is a coach for their daughter’s travel team.

Jennifer Clark
Jennifer Clark

Jennifer Clark grew up in Meadow Vista, graduating from Colfax High School and 49er ROP dental careers as a dental assistant in 1992. In 1994 she became a Registered Dental Assistant. She worked in Auburn in a general dental office for 10 years, prior to joining Dr. Menig's team in 2003. Jenn married her husband in 1998 and they have two children, both of whom were born on Jenn’s own birthday! The Clark family lives in Grass Valley and enjoys spending time with their cows and riding their quads.

Mehri Herlitz
Mehri Herlitz

Mehri Herlitz is an RDA with over 16 years experience. She has lived in Nevada City since 2000. Mehri joined Dr. Menig’s team in 2014 after working for 14 years in the Orthodontic field. She enjoys roller skating, hiking with her dog “Keeper” and hanging out with her friends and family. Mehri loves orthodontics and enjoys working with both adult patients and children.