Meet Our Staff
Doctor Assistants: Nicole Key, Amy Lowe, Dean Rodriguez, Jackie Moore.
Nicole Key received her Dental Assistant Certification from PIMA Medical Institute in Albuquerque, New Mexico in 1999. She has worked in both Periodontics and General Dentistry. She began working with Dr. Durham in 2012. She is married to Kris Key and they have one son, Shaun Key.
Amy Lowe has been a certified Dental Assistant for 26 years. She has worked with Dr. Tracy Durham for 7 years and is presently working with Dr. Gary Johnson. She is currently living in Effingham County and has been married to John F. Lowe for 16 years.
Bernadine Annette Rodriguez is from Texarkana, Texas. Better known as "Dean," she is a retired Sergeant First Class. Her last duty station was Ft. Stewart, Georgia where she completed her twenty years and retired March 1, 2001. She is a graduate of the University of Maryland. She attended Savannah Technical College to become a certified Dental Assistant. Dean has been in the dental field since 2003.She loves what she does and she loves people! She is looking forward to making all your dental visits pleasant.
Jackie Moore married Thomas Moore, an Effingham native, in April 2016. She moved here from Valdosta, Georgia where she graduated in 2013 from Wiregras Technical College with a degree in Dental Assisting. She loves to read and adores all animals big or small.
Hygienists: Amanda Smith, Angela Rodriguez, Chelsey Mills, Ashleigh Foskey, and Hayden Elliott(not pictured), Mallory Long(not pictured)
Amanda Smith is a native of Syracuse, New York. She went to Pfeiffer University in Charlotte, North Carolina for her Bachelor of Science focused in Biology and Savannah Technical College to receive her Associates of Science in Dental Hygiene. Amanda currently lives in Savannah with her fiance, Jeffrey, and two dogs, Brodie and Bianca.
Angela Rodriguez received an Associate degree in Dental Hygiene from Armstrong State College in 1994. She has worked with Dr. Durham since 2007. Angela is married to Tony Rodriguez and has two children, Joey and Arianna.
Chelsey Mills was raised in Savannah, Georgia where she obtained her Degree in Dental Hygiene from Savannah Techincal College. She now lives in Pooler with her husband Justin Mills and brand new baby boy, Toren Beck Mills, and their two dogs Brute, an American Bulldog, and Thor, a Miniature Dauchand. She enjoys running, going to the beach, reading and spending time with her family.
Ashleigh Foskey is a graduate from Savannah Technical College with her Associate of Science in Dental Hygiene. She has been working with Dr. Durham since completing her degree in 2012. She married Wayne Foskey in 2013 and recently had a little boy, Wayde Thomas Foskey..
Hayden Elliott is a native of Savannah and currently lives in Pooler with her husband, David Elliott. She obtained her degree in Dental Hygiene from Central Georgia Technical College located in Warner Robins, Ga. She enjoys baking, traveling, and spending time with her family and friends.
Mallory Long is a native of Effingham County. She is a graduate from Savannah Technical College with her Associate Degree in Dental Hygiene. She is engaged to her fiance, Walker Jenkins and is getting married in October. She enjoys going to the beach, shopping, and spending time with family and friends.
Office Staff: Evonne Mobley, Miranda Oglesby, Mari Newham(not pictured) and Angela Rodriguez(pictured above)
Evonne Mobley handles all insurance claims and related accounting matters. She began working with Dr. Durham in May 2012 after retiring as a system administrator from the Effingham County Board of Education. She has one daughter, Kara.
Miranda Oglesby has worked as an Administrative Dental Professional since 2006. She started working at Dr. Tracy's office in February 2016. Miranda is married to Alfred and has a son, Austin.
Mari Newham does the doctor's scheduling and has been an assistant since 1998 when she began working for Dr. Tracy. She lives in Bulloch, County with her husband Bert Newham and three daughters, Elizabeth, Megan, and Emily.