Meet Our Team

We are fortunate to have a caring and knowledgeable staff. Our team remains dedicated to the personal needs of each patient. We know you will experience a level of service that will make you feel confident in your choice for orthodontic care and one you will happily recommend to your friends and family.
We are so proud of our team! Let us introduce you to our wonderful staff:

Angela – Office Manager

Angela has been a member of the Kelley orthodontic team since 2007. Originally from NC, Angela graduated with her BS in Biology from Winthrop University. Angela lives in Mt. Pleasant with her husband Marty. When not working, she and Marty are usually traveling.

Erika – Marketing Coordinator

Erika is originally from Connecticut and is a graduate of Western Connecticut State University. Erika enjoys spending time with her husband, Mike, and her daughters, Molly and Ellie. She enjoys walks with Preston, her black lab, cooking and going to the beach.

Kelsey – Front Desk Coordinator

Kelsey is originally from Winchester, VA, and moved to Charleston in 2019. She graduated from Florida State University with a B.S. in Marketing. In her free time, Kelsey enjoys reading, doing craft projects, and spending time with her husband Zach and her 150-pound one-eyed dog Luca.

Kelsey – Treatment Coordinator

Kelsey has lived in Charleston for most of her life (Dr. Kelley did her braces when she was 12) and has embraced the southern way of life. She loves working in the orthodontic field and it shows with her enthusiasm! She is extremely passionate about orthodontics and the positive effects it has on people’s confidence. When Kelsey isn’t working, she can be found on her farm spending quality time with her husband and one of her many pets. 

Tiffany – Treatment Coordinator

Born and raised on James Island, Tiffany has been working in orthodontics for over 10 years! She works diligently to ensure that patients understand their treatment plans and can achieve their desired goals. When not working, Tiffany spends most of her time with her two daughters, Lucy and Ruby, and husband Lucas. Having grown up in the Lowcountry, Tiffany thinks that there is nothing better than oyster roasts and cheering on the Gamecocks!

Maureen – Clinical Assistant

Maureen recently relocated to Charleston from Raleigh and is a certified dental assistant. She has worked in orthodontics for over 30 years. In her spare time, she likes to cook and loves exploring our amazing city when her kids come back to the nest!

Ashleigh – Clinical Assistant

Ashleigh was born in Lexington, SC, but raised in Charleston. Ashleigh is a graduate from Wando High School and attended Trident Technical College. Ashleigh resides in Awendaw with her husband, James, and their two daughters. She enjoys spending time with family, baking, and of course, shopping!

Geeta – Clinical Assistant

Originally from Virginia, Geeta has called Charleston home for quite some time. Geeta brings an enthusiasm to her work that communicates her care for our patients. She is dedicated to providing quality care to our patients and brings 20 years of experience in orthodontics to the Kelley & Gardner Orthodontics team.

Juanita – Clinical Assistant

Juanita was born and raised in Mt. Pleasant and has been an orthodontic assistant for 16 years.  She is passionate about orthodontics and enjoys building relationships with patients while helping create beautiful smiles! Juanita is incredibly involved at her church, and enjoys family time and making sweet grass baskets. 

Toi- Clinical Assistant

Toi moved to Charleston a year ago from Greenville and has been in the dental field for 5 years. When not at work, Toi enjoys traveling with her kids and pets. 

Amanda R.- Clinical Assistant

Amanda is a South Carolina native. Born and raised in the upstate, she and her family decided to relocate to the beautiful city of Charleston in 2020. Amanda is married to her husband Les of 23 years and they have two boys, Blake and Cole. When not at work, Amanda enjoys spending time on the boat, having her feet in the sand at the beach, traveling and doing anything else to spend time with her family.

Chris- Clinical Assistant

Originally from Southern New Jersey, Chris has called Mount Pleasant her home for the last 6 years. She’s been a dental assistant for over 30 years and adds tremendous value and expertise to our team! She loves playing a part in her patient’s beautiful smile transformations. When she’s not working, Chris enjoys spending time with her husband, her daughter (20) and her son (17).

Amanda W.- Clinical Assistant

Amanda was born & raised in Montgomery, AL and moved to South Carolina in 2019. She has been in the dental field since 2007. When she’s not working, Amanda enjoys going to the beach & pool with her family, creating new items for her small business & exploring all things Charleston.

Heather with Kelley and Gardner Orthodontics

Heather- Clinical Assistant

Heather is a dedicated orthodontic assistant with a passion for transforming smiles. With over two decades of experience in the field, Heather discovered her true calling in orthodontics 23 years ago. Her journey began with an unwavering commitment to improving patients’ lives through orthodontic care. Every day, Heather witnesses remarkable transformations in patients as their treatments progress. Beyond her technical skills, Heather takes pleasure in engaging with patients, sharing laughter, and creating a warm and welcoming atmosphere in the clinic. Recently, Heather relocated to Charleston to be closer to family, embracing the city’s rich history and diverse culinary scene. When not at work, she channels her creativity into another passion – baking and honing her pastry skills. Additionally, Heather enjoys strolling along the beautiful Charleston beaches!