Meet the Asheville Periodontics Team

Deanna– Office Manager

Deanna is a native of Candler. She graduated from Asheville Buncombe Technical College Dental Assisting Program in 1988. Deanna has more than 32 years of experience in dentistry, both as a dental assistant and office administrator. She joined Asheville Periodontics in 2020. She has always enjoyed taking care of her patients and feels very blessed to be in a field that cares for others. 

When not working Deanna enjoys spending time with her two children Tanner and Cassie. She also enjoys spending time with family and friends. She enjoys reading and spending time at the lake.  

Jenn – Treatment Coordinator

Jenn is an Asheville native who has been committed to helping patients achieve healthy smiles since 2011. With significant experience in general dentistry and treatment coordination, she will act as a liaison between your primary doctor and our office to ensure the best possible treatment plan is established. Jenn will also spend time with you personally to ensure comfort and understanding with any proposed treatment. Bringing the highest levels of compassion and care, Jenn will be with you every step of the way from your first visit to follow up!

When not in the office, Jenn’s favorite thing to do is to spend time with her family, friends, and animals. 

Maddy – Surgical Assistant

Meet Maddy, she is a certified dental assistant who received her degree from the Dental Assisting program at AB-Tech. Maddy loves the technical side of assisting, but most importantly she loves getting to know her patients and help them feel at ease when in the dental chair. Maddy is short for Madison, fun fact the name Madison came from the movie “Splash” you know the one where Tom Hanks finds a mermaid in New York and names her after Madison Avenue. So technically Maddy was named after a mermaid. Originally from the coast of Santa Cruz California, cough cough mermaid cough cough, Maddy has called the mountains of North Carolina home for 18 years. When not at work Maddy enjoys quilting, knitting, crocheting, and embroidery. She loves spending time with her husband and two fur babies, Gypsy and Bell. Soon their family of “four” will be a family of five as they are expecting their first human baby.

Cody – Surgical Assistant

Cody is performing as one of our surgical assistants as he continues his education to become a dentist.  While he’s not at work or school, Cody loves the outdoors and considers himself an adrenaline junkie.