Samantha grew up in Williamsburg, Virginia and went to Jamestown High School. She then attended Longwood University to play field hockey on a scholarship and graduated in 2010 with a bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology. She has been with her husband Josh for 8 years and they live in Gloucester. They have a daughter named Brylee and 2 dogs, Bentley and Bailey. Samantha has been working for Dodson Endodontics for almost 5 years. She loves her team here and having the best of both worlds being the office coordinator and occasionally dental assisting.
Maria was born in Detroit, Michigan and later moved to Dunnellon, Florida, where she calls home. Maria has lived in Virginia since 2013 with her three adorable children Jayden, Jasmine and Talia. Maria is a recent graduate of ECPI Medical Careers Institute obtaining a degree in Dental Assisting. She has been working for Dodson Endodontics for 2 years. In her spare time, she loves to read, draw, and spend time with her family and friends.
Chris has been in dentistry for over 15 years, and is a practicing dental hygienist. She started working at Dodson Endodontics over ten years ago. Chris is a lifelong resident of Hampton Roads, and a college graduate of Old Dominion University for both her undergraduate and graduate degrees. In her spare time she enjoys playing with her dogs, working out and cooking.
Raven was born in Newport News. She was raised in Yorktown and graduated from Grafton High School. Raven has been working for Dodson Endodontics for 5 years and is currently the bookkeeper. She has a seven year old daughter, Aubree. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with family, friends, cooking, traveling, and Starbucks.
Misti was raised in Gloucester county, and is a proud “Guinea”. She started working in dental shortly after high school in 2010 as a dental assistant. While assisting, she discovered a love for dental insurance, and helping patients get problem claims paid. She is now Dodson Endodontics’ insurance coordinator and assistant marketing director. Outside of work, she enjoys hunting, being on the water, and the company of great friends and family. She has 4 rescues (2 dogs, 2 cats), a teenage step-son, and long term boyfriend that keep her very busy; She wouldn’t have it any other way. Misti joined us in 2015, and is a proud member of the Dodson Endodontic “family”..
Zoya is originally from Texas, but has spent most of her life in Newport News, Virginia. In 2013, she graduated from Hampton University with a Bachelors Degree in Biological Science, concentrating in Organisms, Ecology, and Biodiversity. In 2016, she graduated from ECPI University’s Medical Careers Institute with an Associates Degree in Dental Assisting. In Zoya’s spare time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, going new places, and learning about makeup artistry.
Nikki was born and raised in Chesterfield, Virginia and now resides in Smithfield, Virginia with her husband Nate, who is stationed in Virginia Beach with the U.S. Navy. Before she found dentistry, she was a veterinarian technician for 13 years and an administrative assistant in the medical field for 6 years. Nikki has been in the dental field since 2014 and recently joined Dodson Endodontics in May. Nikki has a 5 month old daughter, Harper and two fur babies, Lexy and Titan. Outside of work, Nikki enjoys spending time with her family at their beach house in the Outer Banks.
Rebecca was raised in Gloucester and graduated from Mathews High School. She has two dogs, Darcy and Koby. She is currently engaged to her fiancé James and plans to get married in November 2018. She attended Morrison Education Center in 2016 and received a certificate in dental assisting. She is currently enrolled in Rappahannock Community College to obtain an Associates Degree in Arts and Science. We are so glad she is part of our Dodson Endodontics Family! Outside of work, Rebecca enjoys cooking, spending time with friends and family, and traveling.