MEET OUR STAFF
Jamie Lawrence – Office Manager
Jamie has 11 years of experience in the Dental Field, seven of which are with our team at Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Associates P.A. Initially, Jamie served our team as a Lead Surgical Assistant but has recently found a new passion for leading, empowering and supporting our team to reach the best and highest quality of care possible. Jamie graduated from Madison Central High and later attended The University of Southern Mississippi where she obtained an Associate’s degree. She is credited with many certificates and licenses that include, CPR, Radiology, HIPAA security and Privacy Training, as well as Intravenous Sedation Dentistry. Jamie has lived in Madison, MS for 25 years and is married to Marshall Lawrence and has been blessed and honored with raising their two children Bailey and Weston Lawrence.
Hope Sheridan-Surgical Assistant
Hope has over 18 years of experience and has been with our team since 2012 as a Lead Surgical Assistant. Hope specializes in assisting with our IV sedation patients by providing them with the highest quality of care. Hope has lived in many parts of the United States as her father is retired from the Navy. Hope graduated from Pearl High School and Hinds Community College and later served in the US Army. She is highly qualified in all parts of Oral Surgery including CPR, CDA, HIPAA Security and Privacy Training, Radiology and Intravenous Sedation Dentistry. Hope is a resident of Brandon, MS and enjoys spending her time with her nine year old daughter Kaitlyn.
Vera Finley-Surgical Assistant
Vera has 30 years of experience in the field of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and has been part of our team for over 20 years as a Lead Surgical Assistant. Vera graduated from Jackson State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Health Care Administration and later obtained her Master’s Degree in Public Health. Other certificates, degrees and licenses include; CDA, CPR, Radiology, Associates Degree, HIPAA Security and Privacy Training, along with Intravenous Sedation Dentistry. Vera is a Jackson, MS native but a long-standing resident of Madison, MS. Vera is married Willis Finley, Sr and together they have two children.
Heather Ward – Insurance Clerk
Heather has been a valuable member of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Associates since 2009. She serves our team in many different areas and endures great knowledge in some of the most challenging areas of our field. Upon becoming a member our team, Heather served as a surgical assistant for Dr. David Seago and has continued to expand her knowledge as an Insurance Coordinator. Heather has many accreditations including, CPR, Radiology, HIPAA Security and Privacy Training, as well as Intravenous Sedation Dentistry. Heather grew up in Florence, MS and currently resides in Madison, MS and has two children.
Carly Cotten-Surgical Assistant
Carly has five years of experience in the Dental Field and has been with our team for two years . Carly is a native of Gulf Shores, AL and later relocated to Oxford, MS where she attended The University of Mississippi and graduated with a Bachelors in Science with a minor in Chemistry. While in school, Carly worked in Pediatric Dentistry. Upon graduation Carly transferred to Jackson, MS where she obtained her Master’s Degree in Biomedical Sciences at The University of Mississippi Medical Center. Carly serves our team as a Surgical Assistant for all of our providers. We are also pleased to congratulate Carly for her acceptance in to Dental School in the Fall of 2016 at the The University of Mississippi Medical Center.
Hayley Stamps-Surgical Assistant
Hayley has nine years of experience in the Dental Field and has been a part of team for two years. She graduated from Southwest Academy and furthered her education at Hinds Community College. Hayley serves our team as a surgical assistant at both our Madison and Flowood locations. Hayley is a Terry, MS native and currently resides in Brandon, MS with her husband and children. She is certified in CPR, DANB, Intravenous Sedation, HIPAA Security and Privacy and Radiology permit.
Mary Jo Husman – Front Office
Mary Jo has been in the dental field for 38 years and with our team since 2001. Mary Jo grew up in Cincinatti, Ohio, attended school at Mother of Mercy and furthered her education at John C. Calhoun College and is CPR certified and has completed the HIPPA security and Privacy course. Mary Jo’s responsibilities include new patient setup and scheduling, insurance benefit verification, patient check in, as well as many other office tasks in our Flowood office. Mary Jo resides in Brandon, MS.
Danielle Lee – Front Office
Danielle has been with our team since 2015 and has 17 years of experience in the insurance field. Danielle grew up in Meridian, MS where she attended East Central and Meridian Community College. She currently resides in Florence, MS with her husband Josh and have been blessed with 5 children. Danielle’s primary responsibilities are front desk check-in and insurance verification at our Flowood location.
Sarah Frances Ray-Receptionist/Scheduling Coordinator
Sarah Frances grew up in Yazoo City, MS where she graduated from Manchester Academy. She attended Hinds Community College Nursing/Allied Health Center where she graduated from the Dental Assisting Program in 2014. Sarah Frances has been a member of our team since 2014 and serves as the primary receptionist and scheduling coordinator. She holds a radiology permit, CPR certification and has completed the HIPAA Security and Privacy Program as well as an Intravenous Sedation course.
Brittany Rosich – Front Office
Brittany has six years of experience in the Dental Field and has been with Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Associates since 2015. Brittany is a Miami, FL native and attended the University of Central Florida where she earned her Associates in Science. She is bilingual and has completed HIPAA Security and Privacy training. Brittany’s primary responsibilities are front desk check-in, insurance verification and Spanish translation for patient’s dental treatment at our Madison location. Brittany hopes to pursue a career in Dental Hygiene in the future. She currently resides in Canton, MS and is engaged.