Meet the Staff

Front Office



Emily is our office manager and has been working with Dr. Coppin since 2010. She will assist you with your dental insurance and financial questions and she is also able to get you scheduled for exams and appointments in our office.  Emily is married and likes to spend her free time with her friends and family as well as taking her two black labs duck hunting.  They recently added a new dog named Tug to their bunch.



Debbie is our administrative assistant, hygiene coordinator and has experience with both dental assisting and administrative work. She love talking with the patients and strives to make everyone feel welcomed. Debbie works closely with the dental offices and through the years has built a great relationship with our referring offices.  She also spends a lot of time at the Riverdale Raceway racing her 1999 Camaro.  She loves adventure but most importantly spending time with her family.



Tessa is our billing specialist and looks forward to speaking with patients and helping them feel welcome in our office.  She will help answer any billing related question you have.  She works very hard at making sure you get the most out of your dental benefit plan. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends and getting outdoors with her dog, Kona.




Lindsey will most likely be the first person you see when you walk  in through our doors.  As an administrative assistant she will check you in and help answer any questions you may have.  Outside of work she enjoys going to Disneyland and spending time with her pug, Harley. 




As our treatment coordinator, Jesica helps schedule your surgery.   She enjoys giving patients their break down of benefits and helping answer any questions that they may have in regards to their treatment plan. In her free time she loves hanging out with her husband, Zane, and their two dogs Gillie and Max.




Christie has been a periodontal assistant for 12 years. She has been part of our staff for the last 10 years. Christie will make you feel comfortable from your first visit at our office to your last appointment. Outside of work she likes to spend time with her husband and watch her girls play basketball and soccer.



Tammy is a registered dental assistant with 25 years experience.  She is married with 2 kids and in her spare time she enjoys cooking, live music and the great outdoors. 
“I love working with patients to help them have a better smile.”


Caytlin is a certified dental assistant and graduated from South Puget Sound’s Dental Assisting Program in June 2018. She loves making patients feel comfortable from their first step in our office to their last. When she is not at work she enjoys time with her family and exploring the outdoors.




Silvia graduated from the SPSCC Dental Assisting Program in June 2018. 

“I love helping others. Being able to reach out to the Spanish speaking patients is also awesome because I get to help a larger group of people as well. My favorite part of being an assistant is making people feel at ease and comfortable at the dental office!”

Outside of work she enjoys learning new things, baking, and enjoying time with friends and family. 

Our Dental Hygienists

Cindy - Dental Hygienist


Cindy began her career in dentistry in 1990, and has been with this office since 1995. Providing excellent, gentle, and personalized care is always her goal.

“I find it rewarding to be involved in improving my patient’s overall health, and I value the close relationships I’ve formed with my many long-time patients.”

 When not at the office, she enjoys cooking, gardening, spending time with her family, and volunteering in the community. 
Stacey - Dental Hygienist


Stacey graduated from Pierce College Dental Hygiene Program in 2000 and has worked for this office ever since. She enjoys the level of teamwork and camaraderie that all the employees share here. In her spare time Stacey likes playing the flute, rollerblading, baking desserts, hiking & skiing around the beautiful Pacific Northwest with her husband, Steve.