Addie Acevedo - RDA
Her name is Arantxa, but she goes by Addie! She grew up in Arkansas, but TN is now her home. She has been a dental assistant since 2018 and enjoys helping patients smile happier. On her days off, she enjoys reading, traveling, and chauffeuring her golfer boyfriend around the course. She also wants to remind you to moisturize your skin!
Alejandra Camerota - Lab Technician/RDA
Alejandra was born and raised in Venezuela. She moved here in 2017 and married her husband that same year. Alejandra joined the Webb Family Team in October 2022 as our Lab Technician. When she is not working, Alejandra loves to spend her time painting, singing in the choir at church, and playing soccer.
Amber Hilton – RDA
Amber joined the Webb family at the end of October 2019 as a dental assistant (RDA). She was born and raised in Chattanooga, TN and currently resides in North Chattanooga with her daughter Hayleigh and her husband Jonathan.
Beginning at the age of 4, Amber grew up twirling baton. She was a majorette at Hixson High school for 4 years where she juggled fire batons at halftime! She is a five-time national champion with an organization called, United Twirling. Amber is very well-traveled and has visited many different countries. She has even lived in Canada and Costa Rica! Traveling has taught her many life lessons and she encourages everyone to experience it.
In her free time you can find her going out to brunch with friends, working out at the local YMCA, or searching for the best new coffee shop in town.
Bonnie Phillips - RDA
Bonnie is from Apison, TN and loves all things outdoors: kayaking, hiking, and traveling.
In her spare time, she enjoys painting, drawing, photography, and all things creative. She is a gym rat who loves fitness and is a huge family girl!
Gabi Carmack - RDA
Gabi was born and raised in the small town of Niles, MI, and moved to Dayton, TN with her husband in July of 2021 to be closer to family. She started working for WFO in August of 2022 as a dental assistant. She has a goal for making every patients' experience the best experience.
When not in the office, you can find her hiking with her husband and their dog Franky, singing at church, or painting.
Griselda Nuñez - Scheduling Coordinator
Originally from San Luis Potosi, Mexico, Griselda moved to the United States in 2002. After graduating Hixson High School in 2018, she decided to attend Chattanooga State where she plans on receiving an associates degree in Business Administration and hopes to transfer to UTC. Griselda was introduced to WFO as a patient in 2019.
As luck would have it, Griselda decided to join the WFO team as a Scheduling Coordinator in August of 2021! As our Bilingual Scheduling Coordinator, Griselda is in charge of scheduling appointments, answering phone calls, verifying insurance, and helping translate when needed.
When she’s not in the office, Griselda loves to travel, read books, attend Alabama football games, and spend time with her huge family!
Heather Blankenship - RDA
Heather has been a part of Webb Family Orthodontics since 2020! She loves building relationships with our patients and especially loves working at our Dayton location as that is her hometown. You can often catch her cracking a joke or playing with her new puppy, Moose!
Heather Waters - Front Office Manager
Heather grew up in California and moved to Tennessee where she attended East Tennessee State University and achieved her Masters in Public Health with a concentration in Healthcare Administration. After graduating, she made the move to Chattanooga when she joined Webb Family Orthodontics as the Front Office Manager in 2021. She loves using her spreadsheets and numbers to keep the office organized and on track.
When Heather is not working she loves spending time with her husband , Matthew, and two dogs, Stella and Freya. Heather loves game nights, and also spending her time mentoring and working with middle schoolers at her church.
Kaleigh Branham - Scheduling Coordinator
After moving to Chattanooga from Kingsport, TN, Kaleigh and her family never looked back. She attended Hixson High School and upon graduation she signed to play softball at Tennessee Temple University. She finished her softball career at Bryan College, where she earned a her B.A. in Exercise Health Science & Education. She entered the workforce and began teaching in Hamilton County Schools. She loved teaching, but decided to make a career change after her husband and high school sweetheart, Andrew, welcomed their first child!
As one of our scheduling coordinators, Kaleigh loves being one of the first impressions of WFO Team! Kaleigh and her co-worker, Griselda, are a dynamic duo who love making everyone feel welcome in person or over the phone!
Kaleigh enjoys all things Jesus, family, and Disney. In her spare time catching her listening to podcasts, watching any & all sports and checking Disney wait times. Their new little family keeps her busy and she would not have it any other way.
Lauren Goggans – Treatment Coordinator
Born and raised in Chattanooga, Lauren loves calling herself a true local. Lauren has over 12 years of experience in customer service, crisis communication and complex organization skills which she loves to put to use in our office!
Lauren joined Webb Family Orthodontics in 2017 as one of our Treatment Coordinators. She adores speaking with our patients one-on-one and helping families decide on their best approach to braces or Invisalign. Lauren says, "At the end of the day, WFO is not only my job, but my other family!"
When Lauren’s not in the office, you’ll find her at Target buying the cutest clothes, grabbing coffee anywhere and everywhere, finding a new outdoor adventure, or enjoying her after work cocktail, Gin + Tonic! Lauren lives by her favorite quote, "There is great power in letting go, and there is great freedom in moving on!"
Mary Fesmire - RDA
Mary is originally from Franklin, TN and currently lives in Ooltewah, TN. She attended Tennessee Tech University where she earned her sociology degree in 2018. Mary has 10 years of customer service experience.
In her spare time, Mary likes to spend time outside, cuddling her dog Theo, taking adventures with her husband Jacob, and hanging out with friends.
Meredith Franks – RDA
Meredith is a Chattanooga native who graduated with honors from Hixson High School. Go Wildcats! Always having a passion for the medical field and caring for people, she went on to graduate from the CSCC Surgical Technology program in 2010. She enjoyed caring for patients in surgery as a Scrub Tech until she decided to begin her career in Orthodontics in 2019.
Mere joined the WFO team in May 2019 where she obtained her RDA license. She loves building relationships with her patients of all ages and their families as she gets a front row seat on their journey to smiling happier. She believes she has the best job in the world!
Meredith currently lives in Hixson with her husband, Jason, their 4 beautiful children, Lillie, Lydia, Lennon, and Lawson and their sweet fur babies Oliver and Luna. When she isn’t at work, you can find her spending time with her family and friends, brunching, working on home projects, relaxing with a good cup of coffee, or enjoying the outdoors.
Rachel Sherlin – Financial Coordinator/RDA
Rachel is a Chattanooga native, originally from the Hixson area. After attending school, Rachel had an opportunity to work with Dr. Jill P. Hodges where she was a loyal employee for 23 years. Rachel’s credentials include office management, administrative assistance and she is a state certified RDA.
Rachel joined the WFO team in 2014 when Dr. Webb merged with Dr. Hodges’ practice. Rachel is responsible for handling all aspects of the front office, insurance, and collections.
When Rachel isn't in the office, she enjoys cooking with her husband, spending time with family, and enjoying the outdoors! Rachel's favorite quote is, "Be thankful for everyday because it is a gift from God!"
Sam Thompson – Clinic Manager/RDA
Born and raised in Chattanooga, Sam is a local who graduated from Hixson High School and went on to study exercise health and science at Bryan College. While at college, Sam had a competitive golf scholarship and upon leaving she realized she wanted to begin her career in orthodontics. She joined Webb Family Orthodontics in 2016 where she obtained her RDA license.
Sam is not ashamed to say she is an "old soul". She loves working in the yard and spending time at home. She is happily married to her husband, Brian, and the two of them love spending time with their sweet son, Rory. Sam has never met a stranger, which makes her the perfect pick to be WFO’s mascot, Webbster!
Sharon Higgins - Financial Coordinator
Sharon lives in Soddy Daisy, TN. She graduated from Marion County High School. She has three beautiful children and one amazing grandson.
Sharon joined WFO in 2022. She has over 25 years of insurance experience and is responsible for filing insurance, collections, and assisting the front office
When Sharon isn’t at work, she loves spending time with her family and shopping with her girls.
Sydney George - Marketing Director
Sydney was born and raised in Soddy-Daisy, TN where she currently lives with her husband, daughter, and two chihuahuas. She started working at Webb Family Orthodontics in January of 2021 after working in the retail industry for 12 years. When Sydney isn’t working, you can find her with her family around town trying new restaurants, hiking, or spending time on the lake.
Sydney Page – Treatment Coordinator
After attending Soddy Daisy High School, Sydney went on to Miller Motte Technical College where she graduated with her RDA certification in 2017. Shortly after, she joined the WFO team!
As one of our Treatment Coordinators, Sydney's job consists of seeing our patients from the beginning to the end of their treatment process. Sydney finds it so heartwarming when a patient is ready for braces and loves being apart of every stage in their journey to Smile Happier!
When she’s not brightening a patient’s day, you can find Sydney on the river or watching her boyfriend Jackson race dirt bikes. Sydney says her dogs, Akela and Bagheera, are her children so you could say she is a dog lover!
Todja Featherstone – RDA
Todja (also known around the office as "T") graduated with her RDA certification in 2019. T started her externship at WFO and has since become a part of the family as an RDA and OSHA Coordinator. As an OSHA Coordinator, T is responsible for implementing and overseeing a safe work environment.
Outside of work, T enjoys hiking, cooking, taking pictures, and spending time with friends and family. T is an introvert at heart, with a witty and sassy personality. Her co-workers love her and we are happy to have her!