Heather joined us from North Carolina. She is a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) and has her National Certification as a Dental Assistant (CDA). She provides our doctors with the assistance needed to make our patients' experiences seamless and comfortable. Heather's knowledge and experience makes her an asset to our doctors and our patients. When not at work, you can find her spending time with her children and friends and enjoying outdoor activities.
Brittany was born and raised in Adel Georgia and moved to Panama City Beach with her husband in December of 2016. Brittany has many years of customer service experience and is currently working on completing her bachelor’s degree in psychology. When Brittany is not at work you may find her volunteering for the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Gulf Coast Regional Medical Center. Brittany also enjoys spending time with her family, friends, and dogs, as well as traveling to new places, and soaking up the sun at the beach.
Amber has been working in the dental field since 2006 and relocated to the Emerald Coast from her home town of Dothan, Alabama in 2014. She is proud to call Emerald Coast Dental Spa & Sleep Medicine her work home. Amber enjoys interacting with patients to make sure their experience is as great as possible. She also loves finding ways to help people smile including building people’s confidence to share their smile. She enjoys traveling, racing, water activities and spending time with her dog, Layla.
Rebecca, is a Panama City native. She has been a practicing Registered Respiratory Therapist for 13 years; educating patients and working to better the lives of those she encounters. She offers patient care and administrative leadership. When not at work, you can find Rebecca with her Fiancé and teenage son; they enjoy all that Florida offers. They hunt, fish, camp and, of course, soak up the sun on their boat.
Devon is from a small coastal town called Crescent City, California. She traded the Redwood Forest for our Emerald Coast to obtain her Dental Hygiene degree at Gulf Coast State College. On her Days off, you can find Devon adventure seeking with her fiancé.
Nancy is originally from Elgin, Illinois, but has been in Panama City, Florida since a young child. She joined Emerald Coast Dental Sleep Medicine in 2015. Nancy is a Certified Orthodontic Auxiliary member and a Certified Instructor in TMJ training and assisting. With over 30 years of practice experience and her extensive knowledge, she continues to teach the team. When not at work, you can find her enjoying time with her daughters and grandchildren. Nancy also enjoys her hobbies of sewing and decorating cakes, as well as time on her beautiful boat.
Christina moved here to Panama City Beach, Florida from Alabama five years ago. Christina has been in the customer service industry for 20 years and has a background in Veterinarian Client Services & Management. Christina says that she truly enjoys her job and wants to be the best she can be here at Emerald Coast Dental Spa & Sleep Medicine. When Christina isn’t here answering phones, you may find her volunteering to help clean our beautiful beaches, visiting Disney world, or spending time with her husband, her two step sons, and six grandchildren.
Rico was born in 2015 and had his Therapy Training by Dogmata, an exclusive members only canine facility.
He was nominated Canine Good Citizen and received his Therapy Dog Certification from Dogmata in 2016.
Linda joins our team from Kentucky. She is a graduate of Eastern Kentucky University with a degree in Criminal Justice. However, she decided her true passion was providing dental and administrative assistance. With 18 years of dental and insurance experience, she works with the insurance companies and provides our patients with the insurance information they need to receive the best care possible. Linda loves working with her friends in the dentistry. When not working she enjoys spending time with her daughter and traveling the world.
Heather is originally from Arkansas, but her love for the beach brought her to the Emerald Coast in 2014. Heather has worked in the medical field for the past 12 years and says that she loves being a part of our team here at Emerald Coast Dental Spa & Sleep Medicine. When she is not here working Heather enjoys going to the beach, swimming, watching baseball and football, and enjoys traveling.
Amanda was born in Alabama and raised in Panama City Beach. With her education and career in dentistry, she has spent 21 years assisting doctors and providing an optimal experience in the treatment of patients. Daily, she looks forward to providing quality care and strives for the best dental experience for her patients. Amanda has proudly raised 3 beautiful daughters; and now on her off days, she enjoys traveling and long distance running.
Annette was born in Panama City, Florida and raised in West Virginia, but always kept a second home in Panama City Beach. After receiving her BA in Business Management, Dental Hygiene Certification and Local Anesthesia Certification, she met her now husband and made Panama City Beach her permanent home. She’s proud to make Emerald Coast Dental Spa & Sleep Medicine her work home. With her love of animals and children, Annette stays involved with the local charities including Bay County Humane Society and the Boys and Girls Club.
Lori, an Atlanta native relocated to Panama City Beach and has worked in the dental field for 20 years. She has served Dr. Griffin on and off as a Registered Dental Assistant for 9 years. She enjoys the ability to move in and out of dentistry and sleep medicine; learning alongside Dr. Griffin. When not at work, you can find Lori enjoying time with her friends and children; she is a kayaking enthusiast and also loves all of the outdoor activities that Panama City Beach has to offer.