Meet Our Administrative Team
Lisa is using her abundant skills and knowledge to manage our front desk. Lisa has been in dentistry since 2000 as a Registered Dental Assistant. She is one of the friendly faces that meet and greet our patients when they come into the office. She is a graduate of Chuckey-Doak High School, and Walters State Community College. She also is an active member of the AADOM, as well as the organization’s vice president of the local Tri-Cities chapter. She has talented daughters, Morgan and Madison. Lisa and her husband, Jeff, enjoy a variety of hobbies. One of Lisa’s hobbies is shopping! She also loves to read and do crafts. Lisa is our analytical thinker and our resident photographer. These skills are much appreciated as she captures pictures of new smiles and uses her awesome computer skills with our digital technologies. She loves working with the patients and seeing how excited our patients get when they change their smile. Lisa also finds pleasure being an active member of the AADOM, as well as working with other dental professionals.
“Dandy,” as we call her, is engaged to her fiancé, Aaron Eatman. They have three wonderful children, Maura, Cayden, and Dustin. She is from the Greystone Community in Greene County, and currently lives in Johnson City. Dandy has worked in the dental field on and off for 21 years. She is a graduate of Greeneville High School, and attended college at Walters State Community College. Danielle loves scrapbooking, spending time with her family and friends, and watching the Florida Gators! We will continue to try and convert her. Go Vols! She also enjoys cooking and watching her kids play sports. She is now our Financial Coordinator and is skilled in administering our patient’s insurance plans. Danielle likes being able to provide financial options to patients so that they can receive the dental care they need. Her warm smile and calm demeanor only enhance her focused efficiency.
Alexa comes to us from the West Coast. She is originally from California. She is a graduate of Walters State Community College, and has spent six years in the dental field. Outside of her time at the office, Alexa enjoys camping, music, kayaking, and spending quality time with her family. She feels that her career in dentistry is extremely rewarding because she gets to meet new people and learn new skills daily. She also enjoys seeing patient’s have a renewed level of confidence by leaving the office with a big, new smile on their face. We are thrilled to have Alexa on our team.
Originally from the “Windy City,” Katie was born in Chicago, but moved to Tennessee in 1997. She has lived in Greeneville since 2006. Her dental career began in 2012. Katie is a graduate of Walters State Community College. In her free time she enjoys spending time playing with her two daughters, Lennon and Finley, and their family puppy, Arya. She enjoys coming into the office every day because of the people she works with and the office culture here at Tusculum Dental Care. Katie has become a familiar face among our patients, and we are excited to have her on our team.
Meet Our Clinical Team
Miranda is from Afton, Tennessee. Her career in dentistry began in 2000. She graduated from Walters State Community College, and more recently from the University of Tennessee Memphis in 2017. She is an expanded functions dental auxiliary. When not at the office, Miranda loves to go camping, ride horses, travel, float down the river, and play in the river with her kids, and her dogs. She has two Golden Retrievers, Lola and Piper, and a Corgi named Blue. Miranda has extensive experience in the dental office and is a skilled dental assistant. Miranda loves working in dentistry because she gets to educate patients on the best treatment for their needs. She enjoys seeing cases through from start to finish, especially with dental implant or cosmetic treatments. She loves to see patients achieve an overall better dental health and confident smile. Well liked, Miranda seems to know everybody! You can count on her. We are thankful for her dedication and commitment to providing quality care.
Tarah is from Greeneville, Tennessee, and has been in dentistry for 13 years. She attended South Greene High School. Tarah is an experienced dental assistant and spends time both clinically and with our administrative team. She is married to Brock, and they have three lovely children, Brantley, Brooklyn, and Greyson. She enjoys shopping, and watching her kids participate in things they love. She looks forward to working with patients and seeing their smiles transformed, becoming healthier, and more confident. “I love dentistry because I love talking with patients and helping them in any way I can.” We appreciate her gift of an easygoing nature and expertise as she assists our patients to achieve their dental goals.
Rachel was born and raised in Kingsport, Tennessee. She is a graduate of Dobyns-Bennett High School (2008), and Northeast State Community College with an A.S. degree, and she received her Dental Assisting Certificate in 2015. Rachel has been in dentistry for about four and a half years. She enjoys reading, spending time with her niece and nephew, and walking her four dogs, Rosie, Ruthie, Marley, and new lab puppy addition, Ruby. As a dental assistant, she enjoys helping patients become more comfortable, and making sure that they are happy with their smiles. Rachel is a wonderful asset to our clinical team. Surrounded by years of experience, she continues to be excited about her career in dentistry and being a part of the Tusculum Dental Care family.
Donna is from Blountville and has been in dentistry as a registered dental hygienist since 1995. She graduated from East Tennessee State University. She loves building relationships with her patients and taking part in continuing education to learn more ways to help patients. She is certified in laser and Invisalign. She and her husband, Andy, have two children, Madison and Drew. She and her family enjoy camping together. Donna also likes to take walks and scrapbook. She attends a variety of continuing education courses that keep her job interesting and exciting. Donna is great at patient care. Patients love seeing her familiar face and she tries not to lecture too much about flossing to the nonflossers…and you know who you are!
Jessica was born in Johnson City, but spent 22 years in Georgia, so she is a Georgia Peach at heart! She began her career in dentistry in 2005, and has spent about four years at Tusculum Dental Care. She graduated from East Tennessee State University in 2005. She is laser and Invisalign certified. Outside of work Jessica loves caring for her animals. She has chickens, pigs, cats, and dogs. She also enjoys spending time crafting, cooking and baking, gardening, and floral design. Hunting is also a passion of Jessica’s because she enjoys the quiet time outside in the woods. She finds relaxation in the outdoors and might be spotted in a tree stand every once in awhile! Jessica is happily married to her husband Brian. She is a busy mom and enjoys her kids, Tyler and Jacob. Jessica is insightful and easily relates to others. She says, “Patient relationships are the best part of my job.” Jessica loves to hear her patient’s needs and meeting their goals. We are thankful for her friendly, warm, caring, and thoughtful manner.
Dorma has been a registered dental hygienist since 1983 when received her associate’s degree. She later went on to complete her Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene in 2003. She received her laser certification in 2018, and has her Invisalign certification. She has a passion for dentistry and shares our commitment to excellence and compassion in care. Dorma has three children and two grandsons, Liam and Eli that she adores. We are thankful for her wealth of experience, caring nature, and commitment to providing excellent care.
Megan has been a friendly face for a few years here but we are thrilled to announce that she is now here full time to care for all of our great patients! She is from Mosheim, Tennessee. Megan received her B.S. in Dental Hygiene from East Tennessee State University and also completed the Dental Assisting program at Walters State Community College. Megan and her fiancé, Adam, spend their free time with family and their dog, Cooper. Megan loves meeting new people and helping them achieve a smile they are proud of. We are thrilled to have Megan join our team.