Diane is a Florida Native. She graduated from Forrest High School. She completed the Dental Assisting Program at F.C.C.J. in 1971. Diane has been in dentistry for over 35 years, and is very knowledgeable in dental procedures and insurance. She has been with our office since 2000. Diane enjoys family and playing with her grandchildren. Her favorite place to be is on the beach.
Charlene was born in New York and was raised in Hicksville, Long Island. She joined our staff in 2012. She attended the State University of New York at Farmingdale for her hygiene degree. She practiced in Frankfurt, Germany for three years. She moved to South Florida in 1980 where she raised her two daughters. She received her Expanded Duties Certificate from the University of Florida in 1990. Charlene managed a multi-specialty dental practice for 5 years in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. She moved to Jacksonville and worked for an endodontist for 14 years. She enjoys tennis, sewing and spending time with her two daughters and four grandchildren.
Jill is a native of Neptune Beach. She graduated from Fletcher High School in 1989. She received her Dental Hygiene Degree from Sante Fe Community College in 1995. Jill has been with our office since 1996. She is married to Steve who is a Jacksonville Fireman in Atlantic Beach. She has three beautiful boys, Cameron, Flynn, and Ryan. Jill enjoys boating, snow skiing, and spending time with family and friends.
Bethany was born in Michigan and grew up in Florida in the Orlando area. She received her EFDA certificate from the University of Florida in 1996, and has been working in the dental field for over 20 years. Bethany moved to Ponte Vedra in 2014 and joined our team in 2015. She lives in Nocatee with her two children and her golden retriever, Sadie. Bethany loves the outdoors and spending time at the beach and pool with her children. She also enjoys bike riding, yoga and reading in her spare time.
Taylor grew up in East Tennessee and lived there for 20 years. She received her Bachelor’s in Dental Hygiene from East Tennessee State University in 2011. Taylor and her husband, Joey, moved to Jacksonville in 2011. She joined our office in 2014. Taylor has twin girls, Caroline and Everly. Taylor enjoys running, going to the beach, and spending time with family and friends.
Bernie moved to Jacksonville, Florida when she was 11. She graduated from Sandalwood High School in 1992. Shortly after she enlisted in the Army Reserves and served 8 years. In 1996 she received an AA degree from FSJC and in 1998 completed the dental assisting program at Concorde Career Institute. Bernie has been part of our dental family since 1999. She and her husband, Todd, have been together for over 17 years and in 2015 were blessed with the most perfect gift, their beautiful daughter, Paisley.
Michelle is a native of Florida. She grew up in Daytona Beach. After graduating from High School, Michelle served our country in the military for 6 years. Michelle received her C.D.A. and R.D.A. from Camden County College in New Jersey and has been a dental assistant for over 28 years. Michelle joined our dental team in 2005. She and her husband have 3 children and one grandchild. Michelle enjoys spending time outdoors and relaxing at the beach.