Meet Our Admin Team

Teresa C. Spence, MAADOM

Practice Administrator
Originally from Fernandina Beach, FL, Teresa joined Amelia Dental Group in 1991 as dental assistant. She has had several administrative positions in our office and became our Practice Administrator in 2010.

Teresa is a proud member of the American Association of Dental Office Management and serves as the President of the AADOM Northeast Florida Chapter an association for Practice Administrators, Office Managers and Administrative Teams.

She received her Diplomate from the American Association of Dental Office Management in the fall of 2021 in Orlando, FL. Teresa was recognized nationally by being awarded American Association of Dental Office Management’s “Practice Administrator” of the year in 2021!

Teresa is a member of the GFWC Junior Woman’s Club of Fernandina Beach and attends First Baptist Church of Fernandina, where she loves to serve.

She enjoys spending time with family and friends and loves to kayak, spend days on the beach, reading, shopping, and traveling to new places. She is married to John, and they have three children, Ashley, Jonathan, and Saralyn.

Tina Head

Treatment Coordinator
Originally from Blakely, GA, Tina joined our practice in 1986 as a Dental Assistant and over the years has had several administrative positions but is now one of our Treatment Coordinators. She graduated from Florida State College in Jacksonville as a certified Dental Assistant, with her Associates Degree in Education. She loves spending time with her family, reading and going out on the boat.

Kellyn Polk

Treatment Coordinator
Originally from Fernandina Beach, FL, Kellyn joined our practice in 2009 and has had several administrative positions but is now one of our Treatment Coordinators. She is involved with American Association of Dental Office Managers and is working towards her FAADOM. She graduated in 2009 from SantaFe Community college in Gainesville with her Associates in Applied Science. She loves being outdoors with her husband and 2 children. They enjoy traveling to Tennessee, but when they are home their activates include kayaking, bike riding and spending time with their extended family.

Kim Scheele

Insurance Coordinator
Originally from Indiana, Kim joined our practice in 2007 and has had several administrative positions but is now our Insurance Coordinator. She has been in dentistry over 15 years and is involved with American Association of Dental Office Managers. On her free time, she loves to spend time with her family, enjoy time in her yard gardening and taking long walks with her miniature schnauzer Charlie.

Michell Meierdierck

Treatment Coordinator
Originally from Southport, NC, Michell has been in dentistry for over 15 years, and joined our practice in 2017. She has had several administrative positions with us but is now one of our Treatment Coordinators. She loves to spend time with her family, going on golf cart rides and walks with her yellow lab Dixie.

Emma Carter

New Patient Coordinator

Originally from Fernandina Beach, FL, Emma joined our practice in 2019 as our New Patient Coordinator. She is involved with American Association of Dental Office Managers and is working towards her FAADOM. She loves to cook, work out and spend time with her son Rowan.

Kyriana Scott

Patient Coordinator
Originally from Seattle, WA, Kyriana joined our practice in 2021 as our Patient Coordinator. She graduated from ECPI University in 2015 in Virginia Beach as a dental assistant with her Associates in Applied Science. She loves spending time with her son Khayden and watching the Seattle Seahawks on Sundays.

Kalee Murdock

Dental Concierge

Originally from New Smyrna Beach, FL, Kalee joined our practice in 2021. She is currently attending school for her Master’s Degree. She is a member of First Baptist church and loves spending time with her husband Jonathan, who is the youth leader at the church. You can also find her outside exploring with her chihuahua mix Sadie.

Tiffany Benischeck

Treatment Coordinator

Originally from Jacksonville, FL, Tiffany joined our practice in 2021 as a Treatment Coordinator. She has been in dentistry over 15 years and is involved with American Association of Dental Office Managers. She loves to travel with her husband Jeremy, going to theme parks and spending time with her family.

Samantha Plymel

Hygiene Coordinator

Originally from Monticello, GA, Samantha joined our practice in 2020. She is involved with American Association of Dental Office Managers and is working towards her FAADOM. She loves to spend time with her grandkids and go to the beach.

Ashley Dixon

Dental Concierge

Originally from Port St. Lucie, FL, Ashley joined our practice in 2021 as our Dental Concierge. She loves watching her boys play baseball and trips to the beach every chance she can get.

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Amelia Dental Group
1947 Citrona Drive
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
P. (904) 261-7181
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