Vicky Waller McMinn – Patient Coordinator and Business Office Administrator
Vicky grew up in Huntsville, Alabama, and currently resides in Madison with her husband, James, and 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.
Jamie Killett – Financial Coordinator
I’m Jamie K., and my journey has brought me to beautiful Alabama alongside my husband and four fur babies. Over the past decade, I’ve immersed myself in the dynamic world of the dental office, where I’ve honed my skills and developed a deep passion for helping patients as a Financial Coordinator. This role has allowed me to not only manage the financial aspects of dental care but also foster meaningful relationships with our patients, ensuring they receive the best possible experience. Beyond the dental chair, I find immense joy in exploring new horizons through travel, celebrating the thrill of sports events, and cherishing moments with dear friends and family.
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 Marie Jeffreys – 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.
Ashley Young-Dental Hygienist
Ashley, born and raised here in Huntsville, Alabama, began her career in dentistry in 2014 as a dental assistant. She then went on to receive her dental hygiene license in 2021. Her favorite thing about being a hygienist is developing long lasting relationships with her patients and making sure everyone leaves with a beautiful and healthy smile.
Ashley enjoys spending time camping and going to the beach with her husband, her son, and her 2 dogs. She is also very involved with the music ministry and youth ministry at her church.