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.
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 team leaders by clicking on their pictures below.
Gay brings 10+ years of experience in the dental and orthodontic field to her role at The Georgia School of Orthodontics. Her experience and expertise allow her to lead in areas including strategic planning for growth, stability, acquisition, expansion, assessment and realignment of practices and performance, marketing, human resources, leadership development, and customer loyalty. Gay attended nursing school at Jefferson State College in Birmingham, AL and began a career in the medical field as a clinician. A few years into her career she moved into management, serving as manager for a system of hospital owned urgent care centers. In 1996, she began working with medical professionals in private practice.
Gay is passionate about her work and supports continuing business education and speaks at many dental and orthodontic conferences and dental society meetings each year. She lives near Atlanta, GA with her husband.
Dena applies her 25+ years of successful marketing, advertising, and public relations experience to The Georgia School of Orthodontics. As an orthodontic and dental communication specialist, she incorporates internal and external marketing strategies to connect with existing and prospective patients. Creating strong relationship referral building programs, managing the brand voice and team training are critical keys to her success in generating practice growth. With 17 years dedicated to working with private and group practices, she served as the Director of Marketing for the largest privately-owned orthodontic practice in the US, where she spearheaded initiatives that increased revenue 141%. Dena’s diverse background also includes developing multi-media branding campaigns and communications strategies for Coca Cola, Chevrolet, Cox Media, and JMB Realty.
Dena graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi with a degree in Journalism with an emphasis in Public Relations and completed her graduate work at the University of Mississippi. Dena lives near Atlanta with her husband and enjoys playing tennis in her free time.
Evan brings nearly 20 years of IT experience to The Georgia School of Orthodontics. In his role, he oversees the infrastructure, networks, software systems, security, audio visual, telecomm systems, integrations, mobility strategy, and data mining. He also establishes vendor relationships and selects appropriate solutions. His professional experience includes working with companies such as Teradata, Charles Schwab, Eli Lilly, Addit, ICON, JetStar, and Klipsch. Evan has experience within many facets of IT, including help desk, system administration, project management, custom reporting, quality assurance, and performance tuning.
Evan graduated from Butler University in Indianapolis with a double major in Philosophy and Pre-Med. He recently moved to the north side of Atlanta, GA with his wife and two sons. In his free time, he enjoys outdoor activities including mountain biking, swimming, tennis, and most recently, camping with his son’s cub scout troop. He also attends and volunteers at his local church.