Meet Your Team

 

GRIFFIN OFFICE

Alisha Bruce

Registered Dental Hygienist

A long time team member, Alisha attended both Gordon State and Macon State, earning Associates degrees in Science and Dental Hygiene.

Alisha has been married for six years and has a son and a daughter. When she’s not improving smiles at Allred Family Dentistry, she likes spending time with her family, working out, shopping for her kids, and supporting Georgia Bulldog football.

Shawn Smith

Registered Dental Hygienist

Shawn completed her core curriculum at Gordon College and attended Macon State for an Associate’s degree in Dental Hygiene. Other certifications include:

  • HIPAA
  • CPR
  • OSHA
  • Jameson Management

Shawn has been married for 14 years and has two sons. She enjoys watching her sons play sports and watching college football.

April Wheeless

Registered Dental Hygienist

April graduated from Central Georgia Technical College with an Associates degree in Dental Hygiene. As one of Allred Family Dentistry’s hygienists, she will give your smile a professional cleaning as part of your visit.

April has been married for over 10 years and has two young boys (ages 4 and 1). When she’s not at work, she enjoys photography.

Patty Kosko

Denture Technician

Patty has over three decades of experience overseeing all aspects of removable dental appliances. At work she’s known as a straight shooter.

Patty is married with one son, one daughter, and four grandkids. When she’s not at the office, she likes classic cars, gardening, and lake life.

Teresa Burns

Certified Dental Assistant with Expanded Duties

Teresa graduated from Griffin Technical College’s Dental Assisting program. Her certifications and trainings include:

  • CDA
  • Expanded Duties Certification
  • Radiology
  • Jameson Management

Teresa has been married for over 12 years and has three kids: Savannah (13), Joshua (11), and Jace (5). Outside of work, she loves spending time with her family and traveling.

JoAnna Phillips

Dental Assistant

JoAnna graduated from Stone Mountain High. Her certifications and trainings include:

  • HIPAA
  • CPR
  • OSHA
  • Jameson Management

When she’s not assisting the dentists at the office, she likes floating the river, grilling out, camping, fishing, and spending time with her two girls.

Mayumi Napoletano

Dental Assistant

Mayumi is known around the office as “Mimi.” She earned her Associates degree in English in Japan. She has over a decade of experience working in the dental industry and is exceptionally skilled at sterilization. Her certifications and training include:

  • HIPAA
  • CPR
  • OSHA
  • Jameson Management

Mayumi is married with two daughters and one very handsome grandson. When she’s not at Allred Family Dentistry, she enjoys wooden craft, playing Hayday (her favorite app), and singing karaoke.

Sheryl Parrish

Office Manager

Sheryl is the office manager of the Griffin location. Sheryl is a graduate of Lamar County High and Clayton State. Her certifications and trainings include:

  • CDA
  • Expanded Duties Certification
  • Radiology

Sheryl has been married for over 22 years and has two daughters and one son. When she’s not at Allred Family Dentistry, she enjoys running, reading, and being outdoors.

Amanda Wilson

Reception

Amanda earned her Associates degree in Early Childhood Education at Southern Crescent. At Allred Family Dentistry, she’s one of first friendly faces you’ll meet when you walk in the office. Amanda has an infectious smile and loves to have fun.

She is a mother of three, with one daughter and two sons. When she’s not making the other girls laugh at the office, she likes going to the beach, attending concerts, and watching her children play ball.

Ryleigh Wilmoth

Reception

Ryleigh attends Gordon State College, where she is working on her degree in Biology. When she’s not at the office, she enjoys good food, napping, skating, and playing video games with her husband, Carlito. She’s also mom to a dog, a cat, and 15 ball pythons.

HAMPTON OFFICE

Heather Bunn

Registered Dental Hygienist

Heather attended Gordon College where she earned an Associate’s degree in Health Science. She attended Clayton State University where she earned a Bachelor’s degree in Dental Hygiene. Other certifications include:

  • HIPAA
  • CPR
  • OSHA
  • Jameson Management

Heather is married with three children. When she’s not at work Heather enjoys traveling and spending time with family.

Cherise Cole

Registered Dental Hygienist

Cherise earned her Bachelors of Science in Dental Hygiene from Clayton State University. Her certifications and trainings include:

  • CPR
  • HIPAA
  • OSHA

She has been married for 23 years and has one daughter and one son.

Jennifer K. Watson

Registered Dental Hygienist

Jennifer studied Health Science at Gordon State College and Dental Hygiene at Clayton State College, ultimately earning her Bachelors degree.  She stays current with regular continuing education. Her certifications and trainings include:

  • RDH
  • CPR
  • HIPAA
  • OSHA

She is married to Josh Watson. They have one daughter, Kyrstyn, and one son, Kort. When she’s not at the practice, she enjoys spending time with family and going to the beach.

Anna Raxter

Registered Dental Hygienist

Anna earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene from Clayton State University. She regularly adds to her expertise through continuing education courses. Her certifications and trainings include:

  • CPR
  • OSHA
  • HIPAA

She is married to Mark, and together they have three kids: Garrett (17), Cooper (15), and Addison (10). When she’s not at work, she enjoys sewing, reading, coaching cheerleading, and watching her kids play sports.

Chrissy Pettus

Certified Dental Assistant with Expanded Duties

Chrissy earned her certification at Griffin Technical College’s Dental Assisting program.  Her certifications and trainings include:

  • CDA
  • Expanded Duties – Georgia Dental Association
  • Radiology
  • HIPAA
  • OSHA
  • CPR
  • Jameson Management

She has been married for over 20 years, with three kids: one daughter and two sons. When she’s not assisting the Allred Family dentists and putting a smile on everyone’s face, she likes spending time with family and shopping.

Adriana Gutierrez

Certified Dental Assistant with Expanded Duties

Adriana graduated from Griffin Technical College’s Dental Assisting program. Her certifications and trainings include:

  • CDA
  • Expanded Duties – Georgia Dental Association
  • Radiology
  • CPR
  • HIPAA
  • OSHA
  • Jameson Management

She is engaged, with a soon-to-be stepdaughter and stepson. She also has a nephew who means the world to her. When she’s not at work, she enjoys spending time with family, kayaking, and taking Zumba classes.

Judi Clark

Certified Dental Assistant with Expanded Duties / Reception

Judi earned her Associates at Flint River and her Expanded Duties certification at Columbus State. Over the years, she has received several certifications and trainings in a variety of subjects. Highlights include:

  • Expanded Duties – Georgia Dental Association
  • Nightguards
  • Nitrous Oxide management
  • Application of Fluoride
  • CPR
  • HIPAA
  • OSHA
  • Jameson Management

She and her husband have been together 23 years, married for 16, and have two children: one daughter (20) and one son (13). When she’s not at the office, she enjoys teaching Sunday school at church, helping people, working on cars with her husband, cooking, sewing, spending time with her family, watching movies, planting flowers, and driving motorcycles and 4-wheelers.

Carlito Wilmoth

Treatment Coordinator / Reception

Carlito studied Business Administration at Gordon State College. Around the office, he enjoys educating patients and team camaraderie. His certifications and trainings include:

  • OSHA
  • HIPAA
  • CPR
  • Jameson Management

Outside the office, he has been a martial artist for over 20 years and breeds reptiles. Other favorite activities include skating, hockey, and traveling with his wife.

Kristi Pittman

Office Manager

Kristi earned her degree in Nursing at Gordon College. Kristi was educated and credentialed as a CNA.  At work, she prides herself on motivating the whole team and being the “Go To” person. Her certifications and trainings include:

  • CPR
  • OSHA
  • HIPAA
  • Jameson Management

She is married to Shannon Pittman. Together they have two daughters, Hannah and Carson, and one son, Maddox. When she’s not at work, she loves spending time with her family, cooking, playing music trivia, and animals – all animals!

Request an appointment. Ask us a question.