Chief Operating Officer
Mary has over 12 years in Operations in the medical and dental industry and is happy to have joined the team in 2016. She attended school at the College of Charleston in South Carolina and received a Bachelors in Exercise Science and Athletic Training. During school, Mary had the opportunity to work with the New York Knicks, Washington Wizards, as well as student-athletes at the College of Charleston, and The Citadel. Mary received a number of accolades from her peers as well as her professors at school including Student Athletic Trainer of the Year and Super Senior of her graduating class. Following graduation, she was an integral part of the first Sports Medicine team at the Medical University of South Carolina. While the beach was a great place to be, it was her love of Little Rock and family that brought her back to Arkansas to continue her work in patient care.
Mary is proud to currently serve on the Guardians Board for Easter Seals and has served on past committees for Women and Children First, Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure, and Arkansas Symphony Orchestra OPUS Ball. When she is not at work or volunteering her time, you can find her on the dance floor or traveling.
Training and Clinical Operations Manager
Edith has been in the dental field for over a decade. Her specialties include Medicaid, insurance, and customer service. You can find Edith at one of our five locations, translating for our patients, or working at our corporate office. Edith’s always staying on top of all changes in insurance regulations with the Arkansas Medicaid Dental Program. When she’s not hard at work, she’s usually spending time with her five kids. She also enjoys the outdoors, hiking, and watching sports. The thing she enjoys the most about her work is when patients leave smiling from ear to ear. She has always loved how dentistry makes a difference in people’s lives every day.
Controller and HR Manager
Somerset has worked with the Central Dental team since 2012. She grew up in Little Rock and graduated from Central High School and then attended New York University where she graduated with a BS in Accounting. After NYU, she earned her CPA and began working for KPMG, LLP where she worked for seven years in their New York, Dallas and Tulsa offices. In 2010, she returned to Little Rock with her husband, Steven, and joined the accounting firm of Thomas and Thomas, LLP. Somerset and her husband have one beautiful daughter named Savannah.
Stephanie is the Insurance Coordinator at Central Dental in Little Rock. With over seven years of dental experience, her areas of expertise are medical insurance, dental insurance filing, appeals, account audits, billing, coding, and any other administrative work that seems to keep piling up. Stephanie is essential in making sure the team stays in line with insurance regulations and keeping everything in order. Stephanie loves crafts, spending time with her family, and every once in a while, singing karaoke. She also has two cats, Max and Rocky.
Marketing Manager, Content Marketing Certified
Madeline has been working with Central Dental since November of 2017. She received a Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communications with an emphasis on Public Relations and minor in Marketing at UALR. After working at a local advertising agency for a year, she developed a passion for helping businesses reach customers in a creative and engaging way that cultivates long-lasting relationships. You’ll find Madeline on-site at one of our 5 Central Dental locations, or at our corporate office designing advertisements, planning social content, or editing photography. When she’s not at work, Madeline enjoys traveling, exercising, working on projects around the house, and cooking new recipes!
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