We recognize that each of our patients is unique and deserves to receive orthodontic care that reflects his or her individual needs. Our experienced and talented team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding orthodontic experience every time you visit us. Our orthodontists, resident dentists, clinical staff, and administrative staff are here to ensure our patients’ experience is absolutely perfect.
We are pleased to welcome you and your family to our practice, and we look forward to providing you with the quality care you deserve.
Learn more about our clinical and administrative team leaders by clicking on their pictures below.
Samar has been a doctor liaison in the dental industry since 2008. She is a sales professional with over 10 years of experience achieving and surpassing goals, through strengths in evaluating market conditions, building relationships, and collaborating with team members. Her background includes consultative sales, event organization, provider/patient education.
Janeiry brings over six years of experience working in the dental field to the GSO team. Janeiry is originally from Venezuela and is a mom to two children, her 4 year-old little girl, and a 7 year-old boy. She graduated with her Associate’s Degree in Administrative Office Technology and is currently working on her Bachelors degree. In her free time, she loves volunteering, dancing, and spending time with loved ones.
Prior to Joining the GSO team, Johnathon attended Augusta University where he earned a Bachelor’s degrees in Sociology with a focus on research and Criminal Justice. Prior to acquiring his degrees, Johnathon was a member of the United States Air Force and spent his time in Anchorage, Alaska.
Johnathon has lived most of his life over-seas and most of those years growing up in Japan. This is where he developed a passion for Japanese Domestic Imports (JDM). This has fueled a passion of importing parts and cars from japan to the United States for niche collectors and general enthusiasts. He is also a self-proclaimed chef, drawing inspiration from his varied experience over-seas to curate formidable dishes that will delight you taste buds and enlighten your palate.
Brendea is originally from Cordele, Georgia. She brings with her over eight years of experience working in the dental field. Outside of work, she enjoys taking care of her puppy, Lola. She loves to be spontaneous and travel. During her free time she enjoys painting, trying new foods, and spending time with her family.
Angela brings an immense amount of expertise and skills to the GSO team with over twenty years experience in the orthodontic field. She enjoys the opportunity to build relationships with patients on their journey through orthodontics. Outside of work, she enjoys spending family time with her husband, 3 children, and 3 grandchildren.
Emily graduated from the University of Alabama in 2015. Since graduation, Emily has always been interested in patient relations within the healthcare field. Her previous experience includes extensive work for a multi-location Vascular Surgery/OBGYN clinic. There, she worked as an office manager where she exceled in marketing and surgery scheduling. In her free time, Emily enjoys watching football and going to the games. She also enjoys spending time with her new puppy, Goose!
Faith is a seasoned professional in the orthodontic field. She has 9 years of experience with a record of achievement and has demonstrated success in leadership in both the Patient Relations and Business Office departments. After graduating with degrees in Administrative Assisting and Computer Science, she began her career as a Patient Relations Representative, where she became an expert in critical thinking and patient education. Faith’s bi-lingual ability brings great strength to the team. In her time as a Business Office Assistant, she mastered the new patient process, Accounts Receivables, financial, and administrative roles. She has an unprecedented ability to train others, maintain positive relationships, and improve best practices. Faith is now the Georgia School of Orthodontics’ Business Office Manager and oversees contracts, Accounts Receivables, insurance, and patient relations.
Inna has over 8 years of experience working in the marketing and advertising industry. Prior to joining the GSO team Inna worked as a Graphic Designer and Digital Coordinator for a major market broadcast company in Detroit Michigan. Inna was responsible for designing compelling and effective advertising and marketing collateral for a diverse client base while monitoring and managing the performance of key advertiser campaigns. Her work included creating custom webpages, contests, corporate communications, print publications and email blasts.
Besides her extensive experience in the marketing sector Inna has years of experience producing freelance design work for the broadcast industry. She also has several years of experience working in the non-profit sector, aiding and empowering individuals with cognitive disabilities by helping them build relationships in the community. In fact, her passion for helping others is one of the many things that drew her to GSO. Inna is proud to work for a company whose mission is to provide superior education while providing affordable care to the community. Inna is excited to bring her marketing, digital and creative knowledge to the orthodontic field.
Inna was born in Ukraine and moved to the United States at the age of 7. Raised in the suburbs of Metro Detroit she attended Eastern Michigan University where she earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Graphic Design. She now resides with her significant other in Atlanta, GA. Inna enjoys outdoor activities, cooking, photography, spending time with her dog Gabby and exploring Atlanta.
Hannah has over 5 years of experience in the legal and healthcare field. Hannah graduated from Tulane University with a Bachelor’s of Science in Neuroscience and English. After undergrad, Hannah went on to earn her Juris Doctorate from Emory University School of Law. During law school Hannah worked at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Georgia Department of Community Health where she gained valuable experience in operating large healthcare programs. After law school, Hannah clerked for a judge on the Georgia Court of Appeals to advance her legal career. Hannah began at GSO after her clerkship. Recently promoted to Junior Vice President of Operations, her responsibilities include management of the patient relations department, working with our practice administrator and clinical director to ensure operational success, and implementing GSO policies and procedures. Her goal is to help GSO grow as an educational institution and to that ensure patients are provided with quality care throughout the length of their treatment.
Hannah lives in Grant Park with her significant other and cat. She enjoys reading, traveling, playing trivia, and attending concerts in her free time.
Crystle attended Central Georgia Tech where she received a degree in Early Childhood Education and is currently attending Gwinnett Tech for Health Sciences. Crystle brings over ten years in customer service and experience in orthodontics to GSO. Crystle is originally from Illinois but currently lives in Lawrenceville with her two daughters. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her daughters and friends, reading, dancing, and traveling.
Laykin has over six years of orthodontic assisting experience. She loves working in orthodontics because she gets to see the wonderful transformation braces can give. When she’s not at work her hobbies include doing anything outdoors and hanging out with her family and two cats.
Max fell in love with dentistry in 2015 near the end of his Master’s Program and is now applying to dental schools in hopes of starting next summer of 2018. He began working at GSO to learn about the residency school life, orthodontics, and to gain mentorship from the many distinguished doctors and experienced staff. When he’s not reading academic journals, he enjoys playing basketball, and listening to K-pop music.
Joshua Leabeater is originally from Greenville, South Carolina, but has had the privilege of living in several major cities in the US. While living in San Francisco, California, he obtained his Master’s in Surgical Engineering from Stanford University. Joshua has lived in Atlanta for nearly six years, in which time he has added his certification for dental assisting and radiology. Joshua is a very talented photographer in his outside of his work at GSO.
Maria is currently enrolled in the Georgia School of Dental Assisting. Outside of work and school, she enjoys spending time with her two sons, Aaron and Lucas. Her interests include baseball, trying new things, and having fun.
Chassidy brings a great passion for dentistry and orthodontics to the GSO team, stemming from a desire to grow up and be a dentist since her youth. Chassidy’s hobbies include traveling, especially to the beach, cooking, and meeting new people. She one day hopes to visit Dubai and buy as much gold as possible.
Charles has over 15 years technology and management experience and a proven track record delivering software and business development initiatives. He is focused primarily on the clinical information systems and all of the involved internal and external software integrations that deliver value to our business and educational units. Charles has taught software development and project management classes in the Atlanta area, as well held technical and executive management level positions for ISTA’s North American operations. During his tenure with ISTA, his team implemented customer facing, enterprise-level projects that profitably grew the US business unit from 10k accounts to over 1.2 million in 10 years. He continues delivering that same passion and expertise at The Georgia School of Orthodontics.
Charles graduated from the University of South Florida with a degree in Mechanical Engineering. He enjoys learning to speak Korean, serving in his local church, and spending time with his wife and three sons in Atlanta, GA.