Brenda Brooks Alba – Financial Coordinator and Dental Hygienist
A native of Huntsville, Alabama, Brenda began work as a dental assistant during her sophomore year of high school in 1973, and became licensed in dental hygiene in 1975. Brenda joined Gardner Family Dentistry in 1995, where she currently serves as the financial coordinator while also doing hygiene and assisting when needed.
Apart from her dental career, Brenda has served as a police officer in the City of Huntsville, and retains a Real Estate license in Alabama and Tennessee.
Vicky White Waller – Patient Coordinator and Business Office Administrator
Vicky grew up in Huntsville, Alabama, and currently resides in Madison with her son Grayson. Vicky joined Gardner Family Dentistry in July 2010. Vicky has been in the front office administration field for more than 17 years, where she has had the chance to get to know the patients of the practice.
Vicky enjoys walking, spending time with her family, and is a fan of Auburn football. She enjoys watching football, golf and the food network. Vicky recently got engaged and is looking forward to what the future holds.
Yvonne Britton Hillis – Dental Hygienist
Yvonne, a resident of Hazel Green, Alabama, started her dental career as a dental assistant in 1986. Yvonne received her dental hygiene license in 1990. She has been a part of Gardner Family Dentistry since May 2005. Yvonne enjoys educating her patients and developing friendships with each one.
A fan of the outdoors, Yvonne and her husband Barry enjoy seeing new places and traveling in their RV.
Jeanne Deweese Perkins – Dental Hygienist
Jeanne, currently residing in Hazel Green, Alabama, began her career in dentistry in 1990 and acquired her dental hygiene license in 1993. Jeanne enjoys her career as a dental hygienist because it allows her to take care of her patients and form long-term friendships.
Jeanne and her family enjoy golfing, fishing, and going to car shows. Jeanne also likes scrapbooking, photography, sunning on the beach, and Alabama football.
Kristin King Staples – Dental Assistant
Born in Huntsville, Alabama, Kristin currently resides in Hazel Green with her family. Kristin joined Gardner Family Dentistry in 1992 as a full-time dental assistant. Kristin enjoys being a dental assistant because it allows her to learn new things and she stays busy.
Outside of her work, Kristin likes spending time with her family, softball, and vacationing at the beach. She also enjoys watching Alabama Football.
Kelly Long Collier – Dental Assistant
Born in Denver, Colorado, Kelly moved to Decatur, Alabama when she was four. Originally working as a cosmetologist for 13 years, Kelly took the opportunity to study dental assisting and has worked as a dental assistant for Gardner Family Dentistry since 2005.
Outside of her work as a dental assistant, Kelly loves being outdoors, and especially likes doing her yard work.