Registered Dental Hygienist
Brennice is a native of Nashville, and graduated with honors from John Overton High School in 2002. She continued her education at Middle Tennessee State University and received her B.S. in Dental Hygiene from Tennessee State University in 2007.
Brennice graduated with honors and received several awards including the Hu-Friedy Golden Scaler Award for her skills.
She enjoys spending time with family and friends, as well as traveling and exercising. She is also an avid Titans and Predators fan and enjoys attending Forest Hills Baptist Church.
Brennice has been a part of Dr. Dillard’s staff since January 2008.
Expanded Functions Registered Dental Assistant
Terri, a graduate of Dickson County High School, was born and raised in Tennessee. She has been a Registered Dental Assistant since 2001 and joined our team in 2008. She has a real passion for patient care and clinical excellence in dentistry and she is constantly furthering her education and clinical skills. Her commitment and constant pursuit to be the very best that she can be, led her to further study at the University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center in Memphis, TN where she obtained her license to practice as an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant in 2014. As a true patient advocate her day is spent focused on ensuring that our patients have a positive experience and outcome. When she isn’t providing individualized care to our patients, she stays busy raising her two boys. Some of their favorite activities include reading, camping, and travelling to regional landmarks, parks, & museums like the Biltmore & the Memphis Zoo.
Registered Dental Assistant
Emily joined our team in 2016 and has been a registered dental assistant in the dental field since 2007. A native Tennessean, she is one of 4 four girls born and raised in Dickson, TN. She and her husband Kyle have recently returned to middle Tennessee following a brief relocation to Athens, GA and have been busy putting the finishing touches on their newly built home. With a fierce love of family, they can usually be found rounding up one of their many nephews or cheering on their beloved Kentucky Wildcats!
Front Office/Insurance Coordinator
Kate joined our practice in 2015. She is a native of Lynchburg, VA where she studied and met her husband JK at Liberty University. Nashville became their home in 2008 when JK accepted a faculty position with Ensworth School. They have 2 exceptional daughters, Hailey and Jordan who are both students at Ensworth. They are active members in Crosspoint church and always on the go with athletics.
Registered Dental Hygienist
A native Tennessean, Sara was raised in nearby Hermitage with her younger brother and sister. Spending many of her childhood days helping in the family bakery amid her parents’ confectionary creations inspired her not only to become an excellent baker and chef, but a staunch defender & advocate for oral health and dental hygiene. Sara is a graduate of Tennessee State University where she received her B.S. in Dental Hygiene in 2011. She joined our team in 2015.
A native Tennessean, Hillary was born & raised outside of Dickson. She joined our clinical team in 2007 as a dental assistant. Her interest in creating an excellent patient experience led her to move into an administrative role in 2016 where she has learned the business side of dentistry. She has since excelled as our Office Manager where she has implemented a variety of creative alternatives in patient financing including the integration of our popular In-House Patient Membership program. She is committed to helping every patient find a solution, and have access to the care they want. During her time away from the office she and her husband are constantly on the go in their camper, spending almost all of their time exploring the Tennessee wilderness & the great outdoors with their two daughters. Their latest adventure led them to make the courageous decision to call their camper home while realizing their longtime dream of building a home.
JoEllen came to us from the great state of Wisconsin, where she was a hairstylist for 15 years! Her hobbies include traveling (anybody up for a trip to the Caribbean?) and spending time with family, especially her nieces and nephews. She's also a huge sports fan, specifically football. She's the office cheese-head and will randomly shout out "ON WISCONSIN". You'll see her friendly face and bright smile right when you walk in the door!
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