Meet the Team

We recognize that all our patients are unique and deserve to receive orthodontic care that reflects their 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 our practice.

Dr. Reese and the entire team welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you and for you during your orthodontic experience.


Cathy

Cathy

Orthodontic Assistant

Cathy has been an orthodontic assistant in our practice since 1994 and is a favorite with many of our patients. She was born and raised in Long Island, New York. As the wife of her high-school sweetheart, a retired airman, Cathy has lived numerous places throughout the US and overseas. While raising their three grown children, she managed to accumulate more than 45 years of experience working in the dental field.

Cathy enjoys vacationing with her husband and spending time with their five wonderful grandchildren. She also enjoys crafts, quilting, and home decorating/remodeling projects, and has been known to tile her kitchen and install hardwood floors!


Sandy

Sandy

Account Manager

Sandy joined our practice in 2002 as our business manager when a military move brought her to Virginia. Sandy has worked in the dental and orthodontic fields for more than 30 years and enjoys working with our patients and parents. She started her career as a chairside assistant and transitioned to the business office.  Sandy currently manages all patient accounts.  

Sandy and her husband are proud parents of a son who graduated from Virginia Tech and now resides in Richmond.  She and her husband now spend their time spoiling their two SPCA specials, Shelby and Penny! Sandy enjoys traveling, cooking, music, and skydiving!


 

Kelsey

Orthodontic Assistant

Kelsey joined our team in 2016 as an orthodontic assistant with 4 years of experience in the dental field.  She was born and raised in Williamsburg and was an avid swimmer while growing up.  After high school graduation, Kelsey attended the Dental Assisting School at Today’s Dentist in Norge, VA. 

On weekends and her days off she loves going to the beach and to summer concerts.


Kim

Patient Coordinator

Kim joined our practice in 2016 as our Patient Coordinator where you will find her smiling face greeting you at the front desk. Kim grew up in Cary, NC where she first studied dental assisting and began her career as an orthodontic assistant.  She has also worked as an assistant in Augsburg, Germany but is now happy to be back residing in the Williamsburg area with her sweet golden retreiver Franklin.

Kim is the proud mother of two beautiful daughters.  Her oldest recently graduated from Pepperdine University in Malibu, CA. and her youngest daughter is a freshman at the University of Alabama where she was the reciepient of  The Presidential Scholarship. When not at work, she enjoys spoiling Franklin, traveling, and listening to live music.


 

Shonda

Orthodontic Assistant

Shonda was born in North Carolina and relocated to Newport News when she was 13 years old. She graduated from Warwick High School and a few years later, completed the Dental Assisting program at Tidewater Tech while raising her son. Shonda has worked in the dental field since 2000 including general dentistry, prosthodontics, endodontics, oral surgery, and of course orthodontics.  Before joining our team in 2017 she spent 2 years working with Dr. Reese as the Commander Administrative Assistant at the Dental Clinic at Langley AFB.

Shonda and her son love participating in sports together, especially playing basketball and roller skating (which is her passion - other than Orthodontics)!  She even travels to other states with her friends to enjoy the sport. Shonda and 5 of her friends were invited to the Dr. OZ show to perform and to promote skating as good exercise. She’s known to the skaters as “SKATE DIVA”.


Emily

Insurance and Social Networking Coordinator

Emily joined our practice in 2017 after retiring from the Air Force where she worked closely with Dr. Reese for the last 10 years.  With over 20 years of experience working in all the dental specialties, she brings with her a vast wealth of knowledge.  Her duties will include insurance, social networking, working in the business office and as an orthodontic assistant. In other words, she does it all! She has lived around the world including Germany, Japan, Portugal, South Carolina, Oklahoma, and now Virginia. 

Emily is the proud mother of 2 wonderful children so when not working she can be found supporting her children at soccer games, basketball games, and band competitions around the area.  


Anne

Orthodontic Assistant

Anne has been an orthodontic assistant and integral part of our office since 1997.  With over 40 years of experience, her expertise and positive attitude have always added to the lively atmosphere in the treatment area.  Anne is a life-long native of Newport News, and she along with her 3 adult children all graduated from Warwick High School. 

As one of our valued part-time employees Anne has a very busy life outside the office. In addition to her daily runs, she loves the beach and is active with several charitable organizations. Anne has 1 grandson and a large extended family.  Look for her at the yacht club, running the Noland Trail or biking through Hilton Village! 


Rose

Sonya

Orthodontic Assistant

We are pleased to announce that Sonya rejoined our staff in 2015 on a part-time basis after a brief try at retirement. She originally joined our team in 2006, and until late 2014 she has worked both as an orthodontic assistant and more recently as our receptionist. This time you will find her in the treatment area as an orthodontic assistant, which was always her passion.  

Sonya is now the proud grandmother of two beautiful children, and Sonya is still busy with her family, sports and of course her horses.  When she is not here, you'll find Sonya managing a horse farm, which is her passion. She's always happiest in her cowboy boots and a pair of jeans, which usually have sparkles on the them!