Meet Our Team


Amanda - Registered Dental Hygienist

Amanda grew up in North Carolina and currently lives in Garner with her husband Mason, their labradoodle, and bunny in their “fixer-upper” house. In her free time, Amanda enjoys going to coffee shops with her friends, playing with her dog, and being involved in her local church. She attended Central Carolina Community College to earn an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Dental Hygiene.  She strives to provide thorough, yet gentle, care to all her patients, so that they feel comfortable and can leave feeling more confident than when they came.


Gabby - Registered Dental Hygienist

Gabby is a native of this area and attended Central Carolina Community College to earn an Associate of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene.  She enjoys providing extremely thorough care and customized oral hygiene instructions to help her patients obtain their optimum oral health.

She currently resides in Holly Springs with her husband, Rich. They are members of Hope Community Church.  In her free time, Gabby enjoys cooking, traveling and crossfit.


Kathryn - Registered Dental Hygienist

Kathryn is originally from Liberty, NC and moved to the area in 2015. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene in May of 2017 from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She’s an avid Tar Heel fan and loves all things UNC.

In her spare time, she enjoys reading, traveling, spending time with family and friends, and being involved in her church. Kathryn focuses on patient centered care and strives to provide a comfortable dental experience for all patients.


Gina - Clinical Assistant

Gina has been a dental assistant since 1996. She received her certification through the Dental Assistant National Board in 1999. Her vast experience was obtained while working in offices located in New York, Ohio and Pennsylvania. She, her husband, Chuck, and daughters, Elizabeth and Katie moved to North Carolina in 2007.

Since then, she has completed North Carolina’s coronal polishing course and continues to be CPR certified. She has worked at Wake Dental Care since 2010 and happily calls Cary, her home. A member of St. Michael’s Catholic Church, Gina enjoys reading, cooking and yoga.


Cady - Clinical Assistant

Cady is originally from north-eastern North Carolina and moved to the area in September of 2015. She attended the dental assisting program at Martin Community College, where she received her DAII certification in August of 2015.

Cady has been interested in the dental field since a child and became even more interested after improving her smile and confidence with orthodontics. Her goal is to ensure every patient’s experience is an enjoyable one. In her free time she enjoys beach trips, spending time with friends and family, and spoiling her rescue dog, Jackson.


Christine - Clinical Assistant

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Jeannine - Clinical Assistant

Originally from Rochester, NY, Jeannine came to NC through serving in the US Army. After 22 years in the telecommunications field, Jeannine felt her life pull in a different direction to help others in the field of dentistry. She finished Dental Assisting school in December 2016.

Jeannine is married with two children. In her free time Jeannine loves to cook and enjoy the outdoors to the fullest by kayaking, hiking and mountain biking.


Ticia - Office Manager

Ticia joined our team in January of 2018. She is a native of North Carolina and has worked in the dental field for over 15 years.

In her spare time, Ticia likes to get out and see the world as a tourist. She and her partner, Calvin, are avid cruisers and love exploring the Caribbean and other exotic locales. They also love the beautiful beaches of North Carolina, especially the Outer Banks. In December of 2015, Ticia and Calvin welcomed their first child together into the world, a precious little girl. They are looking forward to traveling as a family!


Karen - Administrative Assistant

Karen is also a Pennsylvania native… one of many who has joined the team at Wake Dental Care. A graduate of Penn State University, she has lived in Raleigh since 2000 and is the mother of three grown children. She has a variety of experience in business settings and in the past several years has worked in dentistry.

She strives to make each patient feel welcome while providing the clinical team all the necessary information to make patient’s visits at our office as stress free as possible. In her spare time, she enjoys gardening, reading and baking.