Our Staff

All professionals at Smiles by Shaw maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the dental field. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.

Our staff of receptionists, dental hygienists, and dental assistants with over 30+ years of combined experience is dedicated to making your visits with us enjoyable and providing information to enable you to enjoy better dental health and improve your smile.

You are “more than just a number” to us.


Kristel Paul- Office Manager/ Dental Hygienist

Kristel graduated from Wayne Community College’s dental hygiene program in 2002. She started with Smiles By Shaw in 2007 and took on the additional role of office manager in 2017. It is always her goal for patients to feel welcome and know that they are getting quality dental care at every visit.  Kristel and her husband Thomas have two sons, Colin and Noah. In her spare time she enjoys reading, going to the beach, and spending time with her family which includes her pups May and Saint.

 

Casey Goodall- Dental Hygienist

Originally from Harnett County, Casey came to Greenville to attend East Carolina University, where she graduated in 2009 with a major in Elementary Education. After spending 5 years in the classroom, she pursued a degree in dental hygiene and graduated Wayne Community College in 2016. Casey and her husband Blake have two children, Grayson and Lilly. In her spare time she enjoys working on home projects with her husband and spending time with her kids and fur baby Binx.

 

Diana Casado- Dental Hygienist

Diana graduated from Greensboro Technical Community College’s dental hygiene program in 2003 and started with Smiles By Shaw in 2013. She offers many attributes which include being fluent in Spanish and a passion for patients overall health. Diana is married to Jonatan and they have a Yorkie named Paris. In her spare time she enjoys traveling internationally, trying new foods and collecting indoor plants.

 

Tina Abramson- Dental Assistant

Tina graduated from Martin Community College’s dental assisting program in 2015 and joined the Smiles By Shaw team a few months later. Tina strives to have a rapport with each of her patients and is dedicated to helping them achieve healthier smiles. She and her husband Chris have one son, Christian, a pup named Remi and two cats Chloe and Dori. Tina enjoys spending time with her family, going to the beach, hunting and fishing.

 

Ashlee Williford- Dental Assistant

Ashlee graduated from Martin Community College’s dental assisting program in 2005. She joined Smiles By Shaw in 2017 after 12 years in the dental field. She has a passion for helping people feel better about their smile, while her calm demeanor puts patients at ease. Since their wedding in 2017, Ashlee and her husband John enjoy swimming, hiking, and boating.

 

Tori Jackson- Dental Assistant

Tori joined Smiles By Shaw straight out of dental assisting school at Martin Community College in 2019. She resides in Hyde County with her long-time boyfriend, Cole. Tori loves working at Smiles By Shaw and helping patients create smiles that they are proud of. In her spare time she enjoys hanging out with friends and family, shopping, and going on the boat.

 

Ange Fox-Wells- Hygiene Assistant

Ange graduated from Kaysville Tech Center’s dental assistant program in 1998. She joined Smiles By Shaw in 2019 with 22 years of experience. Ange is married to Simon and has three boys Curtiss, Maxwell and Brodie. In her spare time she enjoys taking care of her animals, playing sports and shopping for antiques.

 

Terry Cox- Insurance and Billing Coordinator

Terry graduated from Wayne Community College’s dental assisting program in 1986. She practiced as a dental assistant for 34 years before joining Smiles By Shaw in 2019 as their Insurance and Billing Coordinator. Terry is married to Eddie and has 2 sons Jason and Justin, as well as three “bonus” kids, six grandchildren and her two cats Flo and Callie. In her spare time she enjoys traveling, gardening, and spending time with her family.

 

 

Megan Cobb- Patient Coordinator

Megan joined the Smiles By Shaw family in 2019. Megan and her husband Ryan have a little boy named Walker and a Goldendoodle named Sophie Mae. Megan loves getting to know each patient personally and strives to make everyone feel welcome. In her spare time she enjoys weekends at White Lake, making memories with family and enjoying life on the farm.

 

Summer Efird- Office Assistant

Summer is currently a student at East Carolina University studying Marketing. She hopes to get her Masters Degree after she graduates in 2023. Summer started with Smiles By Shaw in July 2020 and has been learning a lot about dentistry. She is great with patients and always has a positive attitude. Summer is a marksman with a rifle and bow and was on the marksmanship team throughout her school years. She enjoys spending time with family, friends and her Dachshund, Remington.