Meet Our Marietta, Georgia Dental Team
Charlene Shawa, Registered Dental Hygienist
Charlene has been a registered dental hygenist for more than 20 years. She enjoys the chance to help her patients and work with a great team. She is originally from New Orleans and attended Barbe High School in Lake Charles, LA and Northeast Louisiana University in Monroe. Charlene has two children and likes photography. Ask Charlene about her pet snake!
Catherine Cortes, Treatment Coordinator
Catherine has been working in dentistry for more than 15 years. As our treatment coordinator, she appreciates the opportunity to interact with patients and seeing the expression on their faces when their smiles are restored to full health. Originally from Puerto Rico, Catherine attended Roswell High School and then went on to study at Kennesaw State University and Atlanta Tech College for dental assisting. She is certified in dental assisting, expanded duties and CPR. Catherine loves being a mom to her young son and staying busy as a family.
Holly Walker, Financial Coordinator
Holly loves being able to have a positive impact on people’s lives. She is certified in dental assisting, expanded duties and CPR. Holly is from Adairsville, GA and attended Adairsville High School as well as Medix and Georgia Highlands. She and her husband have two daughters. In her spare time, Holly enjoys crafting, singing and spending time with family. And she is obsessed with trying different life hacks.
Paige Ellis, Scheduling Coordinator
As our scheduling coordinator, Paige is happiest helping patients improve their overall oral health, and she loves working with her colleagues at Thornton Dental. Originally from Oneonta, AL, she attended Hiram High School and Dental Career Institute for dental assisting.
Paige comes from a very large and close Christian family. In her spare time she enjoys the beach, travel and anything outdoors with her two dogs, Stella and Hank. Ask Paige about her great-grandfather who was an artist for Walt Disney!
Pawn Price, Treatment Coordinator
Pawn is our treatment coordinator. She is originally from Khon Kaen, Thailand and moved to the United States in 2001. She attended Sprayberry High School, as well as GPC GA Perimeter College and Dental Staff School. Pawn is a certified dental assistant and has earned certification in CPR. She enjoys spending time with her family, especially watching her nephews’ baseball and soccer games.