Meet Our Team
Shelley Oliver, Registered Dental Hygienist
Hello, my name is Shelley. I’ve worked for Dr. Hubbard since 2006, and my primary duties are cleaning teeth, treating my patients’ gum disease and assisting the staff in any areas needed. I try to treat patients the way that I want to be treated – with kindness and respect. I always want them to be as excited to see me as I am to see them. When I have a patient who has come in really fearful and they leave saying that the visit wasn’t so bad, I know I’ve done my job well.
I am married to David, and we have three dogs, Suebee, Chloe, and Bits and one cat, Spock. I enjoy reading and cooking, but during the summer, it is all about camping, swimming and grilling out with friends and family .
Gretchen Thomas, Registered Dental Hygienist
Hello, my name is Gretchen. I began my dental career in 1986 as a dental assistant. I graduated from Armstrong State College in 1994 with an Associate Degree in Dental Hygiene. I found my dental home here with Dr. Hubbard in 1996.
I chose dentistry based on my first positive dental experience when I was 15 years old. From that point on, it has been my purpose to provide excellent, comfortable care to all patients. Being provided with the latest technology enables me to provide better care for each patient. We personalize treatment based on patient needs. I strive to provide care based on each patient’s total body health, not just their oral health.
I have two children, Jarred and Taylor. Both are students at GSU. In my spare time I enjoy spending time with friends and family.
Kristi Cooler, Certified Dental Assistant
Hello. I’m Kristi, and I have been assisting Dr. Hubbard since 2007. I graduated Ogeechee Technical College’s dental assisting program in 2006.
I take great pride in my job, and I always do my best to make every visit pleasant for our patients. I enjoy getting to know our patients, and I will always greet you with a smile!
Kim Berry, Front Office Assistant
Hi, my name is Kim and I’ve helped in the day-to-day operations of the front desk since 2008. I answer phone calls, verify insurance coverage, and most importantly, greet patients when they come into the office. I am very proud of Dr. Hubbard’s accomplishments. It makes my job easy when I get to brag about all our office has to offer.
I have been married to my husband Mark, since 1990. I enjoy watching my son Nolan play shortstop for his high school baseball team. My cat, Puddin showed up at a cookout 3 years ago and never left. She is spoiled rotten. My family and I enjoy traveling the world, watching UGA football, Duke basketball, and dog sitting for our neighbors.
Brandi Field, Front Office Assistant
Hello, I’m Brandi, and I joined Dr. Hubbard’s practice in 2002. I greet patients when they come into the office, schedule appointments, answer the phone, and verify insurance coverage. I want my patients to feel welcome from the start, whether I am communicating on the telephone or face-to-face. I want them to know and understand their dental needs. It’s important to me that each and every patient knows that we care.
My husband’s name is Nathan, and we have three wonderful children, Jaden, Savannah, and Sterling. We also have two dogs, Cash and Brewster. In my free time I enjoy watching my kids play sports, going to the beach, shopping, going to concerts, watching college football, and spending time with family and friends.
Beth B. Clifton Office Manager
Hello, my name is Beth, and I have been working for Dr. Hubbard since 1999. My duties include all aspects of managing the office, from bookkeeping to staff management. I love seeing the change in patients after getting the dental work they want. They glow with excitement, and I love being a part of giving that to them.
I am married to my husband, Danny, and we have a Cocker spaniel named Ladybug. In my free time I enjoy reading, shopping, gardening, and bird watching.
Lori Flanagan, Front Office Assistant
Hello, my name is Lori Flanagan. I joined Dr. Hubbard’s team in October, 2014. I am a graduate of Ogeechee Technical College’s dental assisting program, class of 2009. My duties include greeting patients, scheduling appointments, verifying insurance, and assisting our patients with any questions they may have regarding their dental visit.
I fell in love with dentistry when I got my braces at the tender age of 16. I was so excited to go to my appointments because I knew I was one step closer to the smile I wanted. After seeing the difference dentistry made in my life, I knew I wanted in. It is definitely an honor to be a part of a dental team that brings that type of excitement to our patients on a daily basis.
My husband’s name is Vic, and we have two boys, Victor, III (Tre) and Landon, and twin girls, Lauren and Layla. In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my family, traveling, going to the beach, watching my boys play sports, and watching movies.
Stacey Flakes, Dental Assistant
Hello, I’m Stacey, and I’ve worked for Dr. Hubbard since 2007. I assist Dr. Hubbard with dental work and lab work. I like the surgical and cosmetic part of dentistry because our patients are so happy with the results they see. I listen to any questions or concerns our patients have to make them as comfortable as possible.
My husband’s name is Harold and we have a daughter named Daci, and a son names Dathan. When I have free time I enjoy reading, watching movies, shopping, and running.