Brenda is one of our fabulous hygienists! She graduated from State College of Florida in 2015 with an Associates of Science degree in Dental Hygiene; and was awarded the 'Patient Education Award' by her peers. Brenda exhibits her dedication to her patients every day by informing and educating them regarding their current condition, and best oral health care practices. Outside of work, Brenda enjoys spending time with her husband, her dog, and her family. She also likes to spend time at the beach, trying out new recipes, and traveling.
Kristi was born and raised in Sarasota, Florida. She realized her interest in dental hygiene while working at an office in high school. She subsequently began pursuing her goal of becoming a hygienist, and attended St. Petersburg College to earn her Associates of Science degree in Dental Hygiene. Kristi graduated in 2001, and shortly thereafter came to work at South Venice Dental Care. She has been here for over 18 years, and has developed a tremendous relationship with her patients! She is happy to have found her calling, and absolutely loves providing for her patients. Kristi married her high school sweetheart, and is the mother of two kids in college. They also have 4 pet dogs (Mia, Zoey, Tyson and Cali). When away from the office, Kristi loves spending time with her family, and attending her children’s sporting events.
Tina is one of our super star hygienists! A Cleveland native, she has lived in Florida for 13 years, and earned her Associates of Science degree from Gulf Coast State College. Tina takes pride in helping patients to lead healthier lives, primarily through educating them regarding the importance of oral health. When not in the office, Tina enjoys spending time with her granddaughter, boating, working out, traveling, and playing with her dog, Buster.
Kayla is one of our fabulous receptionists! She joined South Venice Dental Care in March 2019, and loves meeting and interacting with our wonderful patients. She is a kind, caring, and compassionate. She strives to make the patient as comfortable as possible while at the office. Kayla is a Florida native, born and raised in Sarasota. She married her high school sweetheart, Tryston, and they have one son. She is an avid dog lover.
Allisyn grew up in sunny Southern California where she met the love of her life to whom she has been married to for over 28 years. She has been in dentistry for over 40 years. In her free time she loves to kayak, swim, play tennis, ride bikes and get together with friends. They have a yellow lab named Gabby, who is frequently photographed riding in their kayak. Allisyn helps patients understand their insurance benefits and helps with submitting and following up on insurance claims.
Taylor is one of our certified dental assistants. She went to dental assisting school in St. Petersburg. She was born and raised in Colorado until she moved to Florida in 2021. She was recently married September 2021. Outside of work she enjoys fishing, volleyball, and her bearded dragon (Cheeto).
Jeanne works at our front desk and enjoys greeting our patients. She has been in dentistry for over 13 years. She was born and raised in Michigan, moved to Florida with her husband and children in 2006. She has been married for over 22 years. She also has a dog (Bella). In her free time, she enjoys, reading, spending time with family and friends. She and her family are avid Disney fans.