MEET OUR TEAM
Tami Jo Lamb - Practice Manager
Tami Jo is originally from Rochester, New York where she worked as a pediatric dental assistant for 30 years! She married her high school sweetheart. Tami Jo and her husband have 4 children and 3 grandchildren. Tami Jo and her husband moved to Myrtle Beach to get away from the cold Blustery winters of Western New York to enjoy the sunshine and beaches. Tami’s hobbies include: Disney, Disney, and more Disney (she’s a HUGE fan if you can’t tell). She and her husband are avid baseball fans NY Yankees and St. Lous Cardinals, which makes for an interesting household! Along with babeball, Tami Jo loves cheering for the Buffalo Bills. Tami looks forward to meeting everyone who walks through Seaside’s doors!
Kelsea Bitterman - Administrative Assistant/Hospital Coordinator
Kelsea grew up on the Eastern Shore of Virginia and now lives in Murrells Inlet with her sweet dog, Stella. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, being on the water, and throwing the ball with her pup. Kelsea looks forward to getting to know our patients and providing wonderful customer service.
Cindy Aguilar - Administrative Assistant
Cindy grew up in Miami and moved to Myrtle Beach shortly after. She has been working at Seaside for 2 years. Cindy has a daughter named Chloe. Aside from working hard, Cindy enjoys watching her daughter compete in gymnastics!
Allexa Callaway - Registered Dental Hygienist
Allexa is one of our dental hygienists. She obtained her dental hygiene degree at SUNY Broome Community College in Binghamton, New York in 2019. She is also an alumni of Horry Georgetown Technical College where she received her degree in Expanded Duty Dental Assisting in 2017. Aside from making smiles brighter everyday and teaching children the importance of dental health, Allexa loves spending time with her husband, Cole and their two dogs, King and Oakley, hanging out at the beach, and rooting for the Clemson Tigers!
Hilarie Velazquez - Registered Dental Hygienist
Hilarie is one of our dental hygienists. Originally from Massachusetts, she graduated in 2017 from Horry Georgetown Technical College in Myrtle Beach, SC. Hilarie loves to spend time with her family and closest friends, and find the BEST deals at TJ Maxx. Hilarie has been working as a hygienist in pediatric dentistry for 5 years. She looks forward to making your child’s visit special and fun!
Maddie Ford - Registered Dental Hygienist
Maddie is one of our dental hygienists. She was born and raised in North Carolina and moved to Myrtle Beach 10 years ago. Maddie obtained her Dental Hygiene degree from Horry Georgetown Technical College in 2020. She loves spending time with her family and friends, going to the beach and shopping at TJ Maxx! Maddie is very passionate about what she does and is committed to making all her patients feel comfortable and loved.
Jarrett Valete - Registered Dental Hygienist
Jarrett is a Virginia native, but has lived all over the United States and even the UK. He's been in dentistry for 20+ years. Jarrett and his husband, Bryce, moved to Pawleys Island in 2020 and are enjoying coastal living. Aside from working with children everyday, Jarrett enjoys going for walks on the beach, hanging out with their precious dog, Bibbo, and knitting. Jarrett picked up knitting during the pandemic in 2020 and has been knitting blankets, scarves, and hats ever since!
Ayla Clark - Dental Assistant
Ayla is a Pawleys Island native, but currently resides in Carolina Forest with her two beautiful children, Jhett and Lila and their dogs Max and Heidi. Ayla has been a dental assistant for seven years and loves putting smiles on her patients faces. When not putting smiles on children’s faces, Ayla spends her time going to the park, walking the beach, and soaking up all the family time she can!
Minerva Quiles - Dental Assistant
Minnie is also a New York native, originally from Queens. She has two sons, Gregory and Alan and a daughter dog named Oreo. Minnie has been at dental assistant for 30+ years. Minnie and her sons made the move to Myrtle Beach six years ago with no intentions of returning north. She is done with the ice and snow, and simply wants to enjoy her time in the warm weather. Minnie has the greatest ability of making her friends, family, and patients laugh! She is always putting a smile on everyone’s face.
Ryann Lewis - Expanded Duty Dental Assistant
Ryann was born and raised in Virginia and moved to South Carolina 10 years ago. She is now a true local of Myrtle Beach. Ryann has two precious baby girls, Gabby and Izzy! Ryann is also an Horry Georgetown Technical College allum. She obtained her Expanded Duty Dental Assisting Certification last May 2018. Outside of spending her days at Seaside, Ryann loves spending time with her daughters, traveling, trying out new restaurants, and watching her favorites shows on Netflix. Ryann looks forward to bringing joy to each of our patients and making their visit at Seaside a great one!
Waizero Thomas - Dental Assistant
Abbie Patrick - Sterilization Technician
If interested in a position, please email your resume to: [email protected]