Crystal attended Kennesaw State University where she received a bachelors of arts in communication. She then attended Clayton State University where she received a Bachelor of Science in dental hygiene. To continue her dental education, she also takes Hinman classes and hygiene classes with Spear® Education. The office would be in trouble if Crystal wasn’t there to help fix everyone’s cell phones. Crystal and her husband, Michael, met in the 5th grade and married in 2013. They have two children-Brynlee and Bryce. When she isn’t busy at the office, Crystal enjoys watching University of Georgia football, reading, shopping on Amazon, spending time with friends, and on occasion, you might even see her juggling!
Jane has been with our team for over 16 years. She attended West Virginia University where she received her Bachelor of Science in dental hygiene. Jane keeps current on continuing education by attending Diab Hygiene Study Club and Hinman Dental meeting courses. She also renews her CPR certification every two years. Jane’s easy-going attitude and her ability to stay calm and steady keep our office running. Jane has two sons and one daughter-sons, Carter, and twins Casey and Chandler. When she’s not at the office, Jane enjoys sewing, watching college football and watching HGTV. She is also able to recite all of the state capitals at a moment’s notice.
Lynette has been with the team for 14 years. She received an associates degree in liberal arts from Martin Methodist College; an Associates of Science in dental hygiene from Tennessee State University/Meharry Medical College as well as an Associate degree in biblical studies from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Lynette is CPR certified and has also completed continuing education courses for dental hygiene through Spear® Education. Lynette is married with six children and four grandchildren. In her time away from the office, she enjoys traveling, spending time with her family, antique shopping, oil painting, and restoring furniture. She also enjoys watching HGTV and Family Feud.
Carla attended the University of Florida where she studied forestry and also attended the Art Institute of Atlanta where she focused on photography. Carla has been with the practice for over 30 years and is the “go to person” for any information you need on the equipment or on technology used in the office. Carla and her husband were married during the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta..and there wasn’t a rental car or hotel to be found! Carla’s passion is arts and crafts, which includes creating greeting cards that the practice has used for the last 11 years to show patients how much they mean to the practice. Carla’s hidden talent is sewing. In fact, she has sewn all of her own prom and homecoming dresses as well as the wedding dresses for both of her sisters!
Lynn joined our team 30 years ago and has been comforting and caring for our patients ever since. She received her business degree from Jefferson State College and her dental hygiene certification from the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Dentistry. Lynn is CPR, X-ray, and OSHA sterilization certified. She and her husband, Russell, have been married 40 years and have one daughter, Jaclyn. When she’s not at the office, she enjoys listening to music, sewing, reading, playing word games, and going to the gym.
Front Office Coordinator
Martha has been with our practice for over 16 years and is our office spelling champion. She keeps things running smoothly in the office and tackles the tough insurance issues. Martha graduated, (on the Dean’s list), from the University of Miami with a Bachelor of Education degree in elementary education. She keeps her skills sharp by attending insurance courses, as well as the Hinman Dental Meeting. Martha and her husband, Richard, have one daughter, Brittany, as well as a grandcat, Chloe, and a granddog, Ronx. Martha enjoys spending time with her family, cooking, traveling, shopping, going to the beach, and watching University of Georgia football.
Paula has been with our team for 22 years. Everyone appreciates her southern girl phone voice when they call our office. She received her Lanier Technical College and her dental assistant certification from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She has completed numerous trainings and certifications, including, X-ray and CPR certification, practice management with Quest Management Consultants, Linda Miles, Pride Institute, Jameson Management consulting, and Hinman Dental Meetings. Paula is married with one daughter, Maggie. In her free time, she enjoys shopping, and watching Dateline ID and Alabama football and she’s a tailgating fanatic.