Shaina joined our practice in August 2015 as our Front Office Receptionist and now serves as our Insurance and Financial Coordinator. She has been working in Dentistry since 2011 with experience in Ortho and Dental Assisting.
She and her husband Chason have two children, Caysen and Alaina. She and her family attend Bexley Baptist Church. She enjoys spending time with her family, going to the beach, and spending time outdoors.
Karen joined our practice in May of 2008 as scheduling coordinator.
She is a graduate of Spring Hill College where she received her Bachelor of Science degree in 1984. Karen has over 25 years of experience in dentistry and utilizes this knowledge to help our patients get the most out of their dental insurance benefits. She enjoys the daily challenges it takes in coordinating our patient’s appointments around their demanding schedules.
Karen is a Yankee by birth and a Southerner by the Grace of God when her parents relocated to Ocean Springs, MS in the early 70’s. Karen is the wife of the late Clifford Cooley with whom she shares one child Michael. Outside of work she enjoys attending Church on the Rock, the great outdoors and spending time with her son and his family.
Meagan is a Dental Hygienist in our office. She received an Associates of Applied Science Degree in Dental Hygiene from Pearl River Community College in 2007. She has been employed with our practice since 2007.
She and her husband John have two daughters and they attend Barton Baptist Church in Lucedale. She enjoys traveling and working with the children and youth group in her Church.
Rebecca is one of Dr. David Conner’s Dental Assistants. She started her career with our practice in August 1997 and has worked here for 20 years.
Rebecca and her husband Bo have three children, Brandon, Tate, and Addie. They’re very involved in their Church, Temple of Praise in Lucedale. She enjoys going to the beach, reading, and spending time with her family.
Audrey is a Dental Hygienist in our office. She received an Associates of Applied Science Degree in Dental Hygiene from Pearl River Community College in 2007. She has been employed with our practice since 2007.
Audrey is married and has two daughters. She and her family attend Venture Baptist Church in Hattiesburg. She enjoys baking and spending time outdoors.
Angela joined our practice in 2010 as one of Dr. Jeana’s assistants. She attended Fortis College and is a Certified Dental Assistant with the Dental Assistant National Board.
Angela and her husband Brian have 3 children. When away from the office, Angela enjoys spending time with her friends and family.
Erika is a dental hygienist who received an Associates of Applied Science in 2010 from Pearl River Community College. She currently works in our office on Monday and Tuesday.
Erika is fluent in speaking Spanish and English and is a great translator for our Spanish speaking patients. She and her husband have two sons. She attends Harvest Baptist Church where she serves as a translator for the congregation.
Samantha Jo Byrd “Sammie Jo”
Sammie Jo joined our practice in October of 2021 as one of Dr. Harper’s assistants. She graduated Pearl River Community College with her Associates of applied science in Dental Assisting in 2018. Sammie enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She loves to fish, kayak, or anything outdoors. Sammie is a member of First Baptist Church of Benndale.
Jordan joined our practice in April of 2021 as one of Dr. Jeana’s assistants’. She graduated from Montgomery Dental Assistant School in 2019.
Jordan is expecting a baby girl in August of 2022. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with friends and family and cooking.
Mary joined our practice in 2021 as one of Dr. Harper’s assistants. Mary is married and has 4 daughters. She enjoys serving in her church, going to the beach, spending time with family, traveling with her husband and finding new projects.