Meet our Friendly Team of Dental Experts
Taylor, Registered Dental Assistant
Taylor is from Chattanooga, TN. She studied Pre-Dental at The University of Tennessee Knoxville and transferred to Chattanooga State to continue her education. She is a huge UT Football fan and also an active member at Silverdale Baptist Church. She spends most of her free time with family, friends and her fiancé Garrett. She also enjoys exercising, singing and watching movies.
Mark, Patient and Financial Treatment Plan Coordinator
Mark joined the team at East Hamilton Dental in mid-2016. Mark is a native of Chattanooga, and attended Carson-Newman University, majoring in Business Administration and IT. His background in sales and account management made him a perfect fit to help with the business side of East Hamilton Dental. Mark has a passion for customer service and loves working with people, but his first love is music, and when he’s not at EHD, he spends his time writing and performing music with his bands. Mark currently lives in Chattanooga with his dog, Marshall.
Heather, Registered Dental Assistant
Heather is a Registered Dental Assistant with expanded functions. She graduated from Miller-Motte Technical College in 2013 as valedictorian of her class. She loves dental assisting and intends to pursue her goal of becoming a Certified Dental Assistant with expanded duties. Heather has a wonderful husband and a beautiful daughter. She has four furry babies (3 cats and 1 dog) that complete her little family. She loves to knit, garden, and spend time with her family.
Emily, Benefit Coordinator/Accounts Receivable
Emily is our benefit coordinator and also handles the EOB’s and accounts receivables for the office. She comes to us with 3 years’ experience in the dental field. She previously worked for Price Waterhouse in the accounting field. Emily is originally from Canada and has lived in Florida where she met her husband. She has two boys and enjoys swimming, working out and reading. She has been with East Hamilton since April 2012.
Jasminka, Registered Dental Assistant
Jasminka first joined our team at East Hamilton Dental a year ago. She received her dental assisting education from Chattanooga State Community College and is also certified in radiology, coronal polishing, nitrous oxide, and dental sealants. Her favorite part of her work is being able to make people smile!
Originally from here in Chattanooga, Jasminka’s family consists of her mother, stepfather, big brother, and baby brother. In her free time, she enjoys vacationing, shopping, and spending time with loved ones. She is actually bilingual and speaks Bosnian in addition to English.
Ashley, Receptionist / Scheduling
Ashley is from Harrison, Tennessee. She is an only child to her precious parents and was recently married to the love of her life, Elijah, in September 2015. Ashley and her husband Elijah enjoy laughing together, listening to music, traveling on new adventures, and growing in Christ together. Ashley also loves being creative and artsy, Pinterest, running and working out, summertime, vintage and girly clothes and decor. But, most importantly, hanging out with her husband and family.
Lacie, Registered Dental Hygienist
She is from Chickamauga, GA and attended Gordon Lee High School. She spent 5 years at Chattanooga State and has a degree in Dental Assisting and Hygiene. She is a huge Tennessee Vols and Atlanta Braves fan. She loves country music, especially Tim McGraw. She enjoys road trips, spending time with family, friends and her boyfriend Josh.
Devan, Registered Dental Hygienist
Devan is from Chattanooga Tennessee and a graduate from the dental hygiene program at Chattanooga State. She enjoys staying healthy and active, being outdoors, the Tennessee volunteers, and spending quality time with her close friends. Her child is a large fur baby Doberman, Paisley. Devan loves to travel and visit new places with her family who she is very close to. She lives a busy full life full of Jesus and coffee.
Lori, Office Manager
Lori is originally from Lakeland, Florida. She moved to Tennessee where she attended Bryan College and earned her BS in Business Admin. She previously has worked in legal and accounting fields before coming to Ease Hamilton Dental. She has two adult children, Dustin and Maci. Lori enjoys time with her husband, Jeff, watching sports and attending the sports he coaches. She also enjoys trips to the beach, exercising, and cooking.
Katie, Registered Dental Assistant
Katie joined East Hamilton Dental in 2016. She earned an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Dental Hygiene from Chattanooga State and is a member of Phi Theta Kappa Honors Society. She was also the recipient of the Procter and Gamble Oral Health Care Award for her graduating class, which she received for outstanding compassion and dedication to patient education. Her passion for dentistry began during her many years in the Veterinary field, where she performed dental cleanings on cats and dogs. She is a Tennessee native, residing in Chattanooga with her four cats and enjoys spending time with her friends and family.
Kassie, Registered Dental Assistant
Kassie is originally from Soddy-Daisy and she has a very loving and tight-knit family. Her hobbies outside of work include shopping, running, traveling, water sports, and spending time with loved ones. Her family is actually a direct descendent of the Cherokee Indian tribe!
Kelly, Dental Assistant
Kelly has been working in dentistry for 17 years so far. She attended Chattanooga State Community College and loves being able to meet new people through her job.
Originally from Bryant, Alabama, her family is split between Alabama and Tennessee football fans. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with them and reading. She also loves jokes!