CARIE BROWNCarie Brown – Office Coordinator
Carie grew up in a small town in Mid-Michigan and has lived in Florida since 2002. Her passion for Dentistry has been growing for over 12 years. She truly loves seeing how the team can impact the lives of patients by changing their smiles. When she is not working she dedicates her time to her daughter Lilian. She is very blessed to have such a great family, her sister, beautiful niece, and loving parents. Some of the things she enjoys are cooking, watching football, and spending time outside enjoying the Florida weather. She feels so fortunate to be working in such a wonderful office where she can help people every day.
Lourdes McKenzieLourdes McKenzie – Hygiene Coordinator
Lourdes has had the pleasure of working in the dental field for 4 years. During her time, she has had the opportunity to build lasting relationships with patients that have allowed them to feel comfortable coming to the office as well as allowing them to build confidence in her and her co-workers as professionals. On her time away from the office, she usually is spending time with her family and friends in some way; whether it’s dancing, singing or fellowshipping together. Lourdes enjoys life the most when she is making a difference in someone else’s life.
Chelsea “Charlie” DerendaChelsea “Charlie” Derenda – Insurance Coordinator
Chelsea aka “Charlie” moved to Jacksonville in 2010 but grew up in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania. She has been working in the client service field for over 9 years. She makes our patients feel comfortable and welcome as she is the first friendly face you will see when you walk through our doors. She enjoys working with Dr. McCall and getting to know all our great patients and being a part of such a wonderful team. She married her high school sweetheart, Scott, and they are currently expecting their first child in March 2016. In her free time she loves to spend time with her family and her Rhodesian Ridgeback dog Diesel.
Kelsey RobertsKelsey Roberts – Dental Assistant
Kelsey has been with Dr. McCall since 2012 assisting in every area of the office. She loves getting to know her patients, making them feel comfortable, and improving their smiles. She lives in St. Augustine with her Husband, Lee, and their son, Grayson. She enjoys every moment she gets on the weekends with her family. She loves cheering on the Gators, shopping and skyping with her sister and nephew.
Cindy CoffeyCindy Coffey – Dental Assistant
Cindy moved here from Southern Indiana in 2002. In 2012 she bought her 1950’s home and spends her free time remodeling. She is extremely passionate about her job. She has 13 years experience in dentistry and loves restoring people’s smiles. She enjoys handing out with friends, cheering for the Gators, and caring for her dog.
Lynn StrongLynn Strong- Registered Dental Hygienist
Lynn has been married to her spouse, Tom, for 36 years! She moved to Jacksonville 8 years ago from Ohio. She has a son Joe who is married to her daughter-in-law Becky. Lynn and Tom are blessed with two grandchildren, Sophia and Sadie. Her other son Nate is married to Erin. Lynn is a graduate of Stark State College of Technology in Canton, OH and received an A.A.S. Degree with Distinction in Dental Hygiene. She also attended Ferris State College in Big Rapids, MI receiving an A.A.S. Degree in Dental Assisting. Lynn is a member of the American Dental Hygiene Association as well as a Eucharistic Minister at Our Lady Star of the Sea. She also is the Vice President of the Palencia Women’s Golf Association. Lynn loves golf, Pilates, reading and spending time with her family and friends. Football is also a passion being a huge Green Bay Packer, Wisconsin Badger and Ohio State Buckeye Fan. Lynn loves working in the dental field and feels very blessed to have a career that allows her to work with and help others.
Christina BarkerChristina Barker – Dental Hygienist
A Florida Native, Christina graduated from Brevard Community College in 2011 with my Registered Hygienist Degree. She is also certified to administer local anesthetic. A member of Dr. McCall’s office since 2012, Christiana is very passionate about patient education, and helping them with their overall health. She really gets a sense of accomplishment when a patient feels better after a cleaning and strives to make patients feel comfortable and like family. Patient care is her priority! Christina has been married to her junior high school sweetheart, Josh, for 2 years. They have a wonderful dog, Gizmo who is 14 years old. In her spare time she loves to bake, hang out with her girls, Zumba, and attend church.
Katie HopeKatie Hope – Dental Hygenist
Katie is originally from Gainesville, Florida, where she was born and raised. She is very happy to now be living near the beautiful coastal waters. Katie began her dental career in the early 1980′s as a Certified Dental Assistant, and then continued her education in the dental and medical field. Katie is working as a Licensed Dental Hygienist and a Licensed Paramedical Aesthetician and she feels very fortunate to be working here with a group of extremely experienced and knowledgeable co-workers. She loves treating and caring for all ages and takes great pride in her work. She especially loves making patients feel comfortable and happy to come to their dental checkups. Katie has two children; a son Trey and a daughter Alyssa Grace. She enjoys spending time with her children, helping them achieve and live their dreams while also enjoying water sports.