Meet Our Team

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April

Sleep Care Plan Coordinator

April was born and raised in Louisiana. She has been in the medical field for more than 20 years. She joined our ECDSpa team in the fall of 2021. April enjoys spending time with her family, fishing and gardening.

Heather

Dental Assistant

Heather has been working in the dental field for over 15 years. She is a certified and registered dental assistant and cross trained in sleep medicine. Heather has lived in Panama City Beach for 8 years. She is a mother to two boys and a fur baby. She enjoys the simple things in life including going to our beautiful beaches, spending time with the good friends she has made here, and working to create beautiful smiles at Emerald Coast Dental Spa and Sleep Medicine with an amazing group of women.

Kim

Sleep Assistant

Kim was born and raised in Atlanta, GA. She worked in hospitality as a Massage Therapist for over a decade. She enjoys helping people in all walks of life. She joined our family in the Spring of 2022 and hopes this is her forever work home. During her free time, she loves to spend time with her friends and family. Her dream was to retire in Florida but she was lucky enough to arrive much sooner. Aside from her passion of helping people she also enjoys music, traveling and being near the water.

Khyla

Sleep Assistant

Khyla was born and raised in Miami, Florida. She worked as a Certified Nursing Assistant for 4 years and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in May 2019. She joined our family shortly after to pursue her interest in sleep medicine. On her free time, she loves to spend time with her friends and family. You can also find her out and about with her 3 dogs and loving cat. Aside from her passion in medicine she also enjoys interior design, home renovations and gardening.

Linda

Dental Billing Specialist

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 field. When not working, she enjoys spending time with her daughter and traveling the world with her husband.

Nanisa

Marketing Director

Nanisa earned her bachelor’s degree from Florida State University in 2007. She spent more than a decade working in nonprofit management, public relations and event production before coming to ECDSPA. When she’s not creating marketing plans or coordinating events for our practice, she enjoys cooking, hosting dinner parties, spin class, traveling, reading and spending time with her Olde English Bulldog, Lilly May. She recently got married and became a stepmom to two beautiful girls.

Rebecca

Chief Operating Officer

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 husband and teenage son; they enjoy all that Florida offers. They hunt, fish, camp and, of course, soak up the sun on their boat.

Rico

The Therapy Dog

Our most popular team member has four legs. Rico was born in November of 2015 as the cutest puppy on the planet. After completing his therapy dog certification at Dogmata, an exclusive members only canine facility, in 2016 he joined the practice as our resident in-house therapy dog. During his training, he was awarded the Canine Good Citizen award. “Rico Therapy” as we call it, is available to all patients during their dental procedures or sleep visits. If you experience high dental anxiety or just love dogs, “Rico Therapy” includes: lap sitting, extra snuggles and a few puppy kisses if you’re lucky.

Robyn

Registered Dental Hygienist

Robyn was raised in LaGrange, Georgia and spent most of her life there before moving to Statesboro, Georgia where she has lived for the last 10 years. She recently moved to Panama City Beach in November of 2019 with her husband. She has a one daughter, Katherine, who lives in Savannah and one son, Kain, who lives here. Robyn has been a hygienist for 26 years. She still loves her job and plans on practicing for another 26 years.

Theresa (TJ)

Care Plan Coordinator

TJ moved to Panama City Beach from Tennessee. With more than 36 years of experience dentistry is her passion. When not at work you can find TJ along with her husband and yorkie, riding in their jeep. They love to enjoy all the outdoor activities PCB has to offer. She also enjoys spending time with her parents, sons, daughter in laws and all of her darling granddaughters. She volunteers with The Toys for Kids Foundation and is a member of the Baja Jeep Club.

Victoria

Executive Assistant

Victoria was born in Panama City but spent 6 years making her home in Redding, California quenching her thirst for adventure. Her passion for new experiences led her to the tops of mountains and to the depths of valleys. Her soft spot for the Emerald Coast is what brought her home to our white sandy beaches. Victoria has been a part of the Emerald Coast Dental Spa and Sleep Medicine family for the past three years. When time permits, she enjoys practicing Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, running on the beach with her dog, or participating in an eventful Trivia night with her friends.

Wendi

Call Center Coordinator

Wendi is originally from Huntsville, Alabama but has called Panama City home for the last ten years. She met her husband in Panama City and has a stepdaughter and a stepson. She is the proud adopted mom of two rescue black cats. She has more than 30 years of customer service experience. This experience plays a role in allowing her to serve our patients and their needs best through the call center. During her free time you can find her enjoying the beach and traveling.

Meet Our Team

April

Sleep Care Plan Coordinator

April was born and raised in Louisiana. She has been in the medical field for more than 20 years. She joined our ECDSpa team in the fall of 2021. April enjoys spending time with her family, fishing and gardening.

Heather

Dental Assistant

Heather has been working in the dental field for over 15 years. She is a certified and registered dental assistant and cross trained in sleep medicine. Heather has lived in Panama City Beach for 8 years. She is a mother to two boys and a fur baby. She enjoys the simple things in life including going to our beautiful beaches, spending time with the good friends she has made here, and working to create beautiful smiles at Emerald Coast Dental Spa and Sleep Medicine with an amazing group of women.

Kim

Sleep Assistant

Kim was born and raised in Atlanta, GA. She worked in hospitality as a Massage Therapist for over a decade. She enjoys helping people in all walks of life. She joined our family in the Spring of 2022 and hopes this is her forever work home. During her free time, she loves to spend time with her friends and family. Her dream was to retire in Florida but she was lucky enough to arrive much sooner. Aside from her passion of helping people she also enjoys music, traveling and being near the water.

Khyla

Sleep Assistant

Khyla was born and raised in Miami, Florida. She worked as a Certified Nursing Assistant for 4 years and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in May 2019. She joined our family shortly after to pursue her interest in sleep medicine. On her free time, she loves to spend time with her friends and family. You can also find her out and about with her 3 dogs and loving cat. Aside from her passion in medicine she also enjoys interior design, home renovations and gardening.

Linda

Dental Billing Specialist

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 field. When not working, she enjoys spending time with her daughter and traveling the world with her husband.

Nanisa

Marketing Director

Nanisa earned her bachelor’s degree from Florida State University in 2007. She spent more than a decade working in nonprofit management, public relations and event production before coming to ECDSPA. When she’s not creating marketing plans or coordinating events for our practice, she enjoys cooking, hosting dinner parties, spin class, traveling, reading and spending time with her Olde English Bulldog, Lilly May. She recently got married and became a stepmom to two beautiful girls.

Rebecca

Chief Operating Officer

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 husband and teenage son; they enjoy all that Florida offers. They hunt, fish, camp and, of course, soak up the sun on their boat.

Rico

The Therapy Dog

Our most popular team member has four legs. Rico was born in November of 2015 as the cutest puppy on the planet. After completing his therapy dog certification at Dogmata, an exclusive members only canine facility, in 2016 he joined the practice as our resident in-house therapy dog. During his training, he was awarded the Canine Good Citizen award. “Rico Therapy” as we call it, is available to all patients during their dental procedures or sleep visits. If you experience high dental anxiety or just love dogs, “Rico Therapy” includes: lap sitting, extra snuggles and a few puppy kisses if you’re lucky.w

Robyn

Registered Dental Hygienist

Robyn was raised in LaGrange, Georgia and spent most of her life there before moving to Statesboro, Georgia where she has lived for the last 10 years. She recently moved to Panama City Beach in November of 2019 with her husband. She has a one daughter, Katherine, who lives in Savannah and one son, Kain, who lives here. Robyn has been a hygienist for 26 years. She still loves her job and plans on practicing for another 26 years.

Theresa (TJ)

Care Plan Coordinator

TJ moved to Panama City Beach from Tennessee. With more than 36 years of experience dentistry is her passion. When not at work you can find TJ along with her husband and yorkie, riding in their jeep. They love to enjoy all the outdoor activities PCB has to offer. She also enjoys spending time with her parents, sons, daughter in laws and all of her darling granddaughters. She volunteers with The Toys for Kids Foundation and is a member of the Baja Jeep Club.

Victoria

Executive Assistant

Victoria was born in Panama City but spent 6 years making her home in Redding, California quenching her thirst for adventure. Her passion for new experiences led her to the tops of mountains and to the depths of valleys. Her soft spot for the Emerald Coast is what brought her home to our white sandy beaches. Victoria has been a part of the Emerald Coast Dental Spa and Sleep Medicine family for the past three years. When time permits, she enjoys practicing Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, running on the beach with her dog, or participating in an eventful Trivia night with her friends.

Wendi

Call Center Coordinator

Wendi is originally from Huntsville, Alabama but has called Panama City home for the last ten years. She met her husband in Panama City and has a stepdaughter and a stepson. She is the proud adopted mom of two rescue black cats. She has more than 30 years of customer service experience. This experience plays a role in allowing her to serve our patients and their needs best through the call center. During her free time you can find her enjoying the beach and traveling.

April

Sleep Care Plan Coordinator

April was born and raised in Louisiana. She has been in the medical field for more than 20 years. She joined our ECDSpa team in the fall of 2021. April enjoys spending time with her family, fishing and gardening.

Heather

Dental Assistant

Heather has been working in the dental field for over 15 years. She is a certified and registered dental assistant and cross trained in sleep medicine. Heather has lived in Panama City Beach for 8 years. She is a mother to two boys and a fur baby. She enjoys the simple things in life including going to our beautiful beaches, spending time with the good friends she has made here, and working to create beautiful smiles at Emerald Coast Dental Spa and Sleep Medicine with an amazing group of women.

Kim

Sleep Assistant

Kim was born and raised in Atlanta, GA. She worked in hospitality as a Massage Therapist for over a decade. She enjoys helping people in all walks of life. She joined our family in the Spring of 2022 and hopes this is her forever work home. During her free time, she loves to spend time with her friends and family. Her dream was to retire in Florida but she was lucky enough to arrive much sooner. Aside from her passion of helping people she also enjoys music, traveling and being near the water.

Khyla

Sleep Assistant

Khyla was born and raised in Miami, Florida. She worked as a Certified Nursing Assistant for 4 years and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in May 2019. She joined our family shortly after to pursue her interest in sleep medicine. On her free time, she loves to spend time with her friends and family. You can also find her out and about with her 3 dogs and loving cat. Aside from her passion in medicine she also enjoys interior design, home renovations and gardening.

Linda

Dental Billing Specialist

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 field. When not working, she enjoys spending time with her daughter and traveling the world with her husband.

Nanisa

Marketing Director

Nanisa earned her bachelor’s degree from Florida State University in 2007. She spent more than a decade working in nonprofit management, public relations and event production before coming to ECDSPA. When she’s not creating marketing plans or coordinating events for our practice, she enjoys cooking, hosting dinner parties, spin class, traveling, reading and spending time with her Olde English Bulldog, Lilly May. She recently got married and became a stepmom to two beautiful girls.

Rebecca

Chief Operating Officer

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 husband and teenage son; they enjoy all that Florida offers. They hunt, fish, camp and, of course, soak up the sun on their boat.

Rico

The Therapy Dog

Our most popular team member has four legs. Rico was born in November of 2015 as the cutest puppy on the planet. After completing his therapy dog certification at Dogmata, an exclusive members only canine facility, in 2016 he joined the practice as our resident in-house therapy dog. During his training, he was awarded the Canine Good Citizen award. "Rico Therapy" as we call it, is available to all patients during their dental procedures or sleep visits. If you experience high dental anxiety or just love dogs, "Rico Therapy" includes: lap sitting, extra snuggles and a few puppy kisses if you're lucky.

Robyn

Registered Dental Hygienist

Robyn was raised in LaGrange, Georgia and spent most of her life there before moving to Statesboro, Georgia where she has lived for the last 10 years. She recently moved to Panama City Beach in November of 2019 with her husband. She has a one daughter, Katherine, who lives in Savannah and one son, Kain, who lives here. Robyn has been a hygienist for 26 years. She still loves her job and plans on practicing for another 26 years.

Theresa(TJ)

Care Plan Coordinator

TJ moved to Panama City Beach from Tennessee. With more than 36 years of experience dentistry is her passion. When not at work you can find TJ along with her husband and yorkie, riding in their jeep. They love to enjoy all the outdoor activities PCB has to offer. She also enjoys spending time with her parents, sons, daughter in laws and all of her darling granddaughters. She volunteers with The Toys for Kids Foundation and is a member of the Baja Jeep Club.

Victoria

Executive Assistant

Victoria was born in Panama City but spent 6 years making her home in Redding, California quenching her thirst for adventure. Her passion for new experiences led her to the tops of mountains and to the depths of valleys. Her soft spot for the Emerald Coast is what brought her home to our white sandy beaches. Victoria has been a part of the Emerald Coast Dental Spa and Sleep Medicine family for the past three years. When time permits, she enjoys practicing Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, running on the beach with her dog, or participating in an eventful Trivia night with her friends.

Wendi

Call Center Coordinator

Wendi is originally from Huntsville, Alabama but has called Panama City home for the last ten years. She met her husband in Panama City and has a stepdaughter and a stepson. She is the proud adopted mom of two rescue black cats. She has more than 30 years of customer service experience. This experience plays a role in allowing her to serve our patients and their needs best through the call center. During her free time you can find her enjoying the beach and traveling.