West Augusta Dental Hygienists
Amanda was born in Augusta and raised in North Augusta. She graduated from North Augusta High School in 2008. Amanda attended the University of South Carolina Aiken and graduated from the Medical College of Georgia with a B.S. in Dental Hygiene. Amanda has been with our practice since 2013.
Brandi was born and raised in the Augusta area and graduated from Evans High School in 1995. She attended Augusta State University and graduated from the Medical College of Georgia with a B.S. in Dental Hygiene. After graduating from MCG in 1999, Brandi moved to Atlanta where she worked as a dental hygienist for two years before returning to Augusta in 2001, when she joined our practice. Brandi and her husband have two children, Scott and Abbie. Most of her free time is spent with her family.
Gwenda joined West Augusta Dental Associates in 1987 when she and her husband moved to Augusta from Mississippi. Gwenda attended high school in Amory, MS and received a B.S. in Dental Hygiene from the University of Mississippi. Gwenda and her husband Dr. Charles Sanderson have a daughter Brooke in college and a son Eric in middle school. They enjoy traveling to see their daughter play collegiate tennis and enjoy family weekends traveling throughout the South. Gwenda’s hobbies are reading, walking, and tennis.
Lisa is proud to say that she was born and raised in Nebraska. Lisa and her family moved to Memphis, Tennessee in 1994 and to Augusta in 1997 because of job assignments for her husband, Rick. Lisa attended the University of Tennessee-Memphis and received her dental hygiene degree from Midlands Technical College in Columbia, South Carolina. Lisa has been on the dental hygiene staff at West Augusta Dental Associates since 2001. Lisa and Rick have an adult son, Nick, and an adult daughter, Courtney.
Karen is originallly from Hinesville,Ga and raised in Augusta, Ga. She graduated from Evans High School in 1999 and attended Augusta University where she graduated with a B.S. in Dental Hygiene in 2015. She and her husband have a baby girl named Madison as well as 3 dogs. She enjoys spending free time with family and friends. Karen has been with us since 2017.
Tori is originally from Oxford, GA. She attended UGA and graduated from Augusta University with a B.S. in Dental Hygiene. In her free time she enjoys playing the trumpet and participating in outdoor activities such as biking and hiking. Tori has been with our practice since 2015.