Melissa Simpson, RDH, Office Manager Melissa began working with TPD in 2009. She is our office manager and a registered dental hygienist. Melissa obtained her dental hygiene degree in 2008 from Valdosta State University. She is very knowledgeable and loves working with children.
Melissa is married to Brandon and they have two daughters, Stella and Scarlett. She enjoys spending time with her family, shopping, college football, and fishing.
Linda Weng, Dental Assistant
Linda has been with Dr. Johnson as a dental assistant since the practice opened in 2008. Linda grew up in a military family, living in the U.S. and Europe. She began her dental professional career trained by the Red Cross working in dental clinics on military bases.
Linda lives here in Thomasville with her husband and fur babies. She loves working with our patients.
Tiffany Clanton, Front Desk/Dental Assistant
Tiffany started with the TPD team in 2016. She works in the front and with Dr. Johnson in the back as a dental assistant. She is a quick learner and enjoys working with kids.
Tiffany is married to her high school sweetheart, Dillon, they have 2 dogs, Gunner and Ellie. They enjoy going to the mountains and the beach during her time off.
Courtney Pena, RDH
Courtney attended Valdosta State University, where she obtained her degree in Dental Hygiene in 2013. Upon completion of her degree, she began working at Thomasville Pediatric Dentistry.
Courtney is fun, energetic, and enjoys working with kids. She likes shopping, exercising, and spending time with her family.
Laura Ackerman, EDA, Front Desk
Laura has been working in the dental profession for 38 years. She has been with TPD for two years. Laura lived in the North Florida/South Georgia area most of her life and currently lives in Dixie with her husband, Tom. Laura has 4 children and 8 grandchildren that she enjoys spending time with.
Malone Williams, Front Desk
Malone works as a receptionist and dental assistant with TPD. She has been with our team for a total of 3 years. Malone was raised in Cairo Georgia and graduated from Cairo High School in 2009. She is very sweet and enjoys working with children.
Malone enjoys spending time with her friends and family, shopping and going to the lake.