Meet Dr. Jen

Education & Associations
Dr. Jen received her undergraduate degree from the University of South Carolina in 1995 as a Cum Laude graduate. She then attended the School of Dentistry at the Medical University of South Carolina, graduating at the top of her class and earning the Alpha Omega Int’l Dental Fraternity’s Award of Excellence in Academic Achievement. To complete her education, she obtained her Specialty Certificate in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics from Louisiana State University School of Dentistry in 2003.

Dr. Jen is a member of several professional organizations – Grand Strand Dental Society, South Carolina Dental Association, American Dental Association, South Carolina Association of Orthodontists, Southern Association of Orthodontists, and the American Association of Orthodontists. She has completed the SAO leadership program representing South Carolina and proudly served as a Board member of the SCAO for over five years. Dr. Jen currently serves on the Southern Association of Orthodontist Board as AAO PAC director.
Family
At a young age, Dr. Jen affectionately earned the nickname “Smiley” from her family members. Little did she know how her dreams would evolve into creating beautiful smiles as her career. She proudly treats children and adults from her hometown, Conway, and surrounded areas of Myrtle Beach, Carolina Forest, Loris, Aynor, and Marion, South Carolina.

Dr. Jen proudly established her practice in Conway in 2004. She and her husband, Chad, have two beautiful daughters Cameron and Madilyn. She enjoys spending time outside of the office with her family, running, and dedicating time to her church family at Juniper Bay Baptist Church.

“Therefore, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God." 1 Corinthians 10:31
Meet the Team
Hilary Green
Scheduling & Financial Coordinator
I am Dr. Jen’s scheduling coordinator. I have worked here since 2007 and truly enjoy meeting and greeting all of the patients as they come and go. I love our fun office environment where my co-workers are more like family. Before entering the world of orthodontics, I worked as a Certified Pharmacy Technician. I am a native of Mullins, SC and currently reside in Galivants Ferry, SC with my husband, Daniel and three boys, Jacob, Gavin, and Dylan.
Whitley Tyler
Treatment Coordinator, Certified Dental Assistant, & Certified Orthodontic Assistant
I am the treatment and insurance coordinator. I attended Horry Georgetown Technical College where I received my Expanded Duty Dental Assistant Certification in August 2009. I started working with Dr. Jen in May of 2013. On my days off I enjoy spending time with my two children Lane and Maggie, family & friends.
Shelley Anderson
Scheduling & New Patient Coordinator
I have worked with Dr. Jen for about 10 years. I enjoy spending time with my family and friends. I currently reside in Conway with my husband, Timmy and our two boys, Garrett and Jace
Cassandra Anderson
Marketing & Social Media Coordinator, Certified Orthodontic Assistant
I am a Certified Orthodontic Assistant. I began working for Dr. Jen in January of 2010 and have been in love with my job ever since! I was born and raised in Conway, South Carolina. I went to college for two years at Emmaus Bible College in Dubuque, Iowa. There I obtained my Associate of Arts Degree in Biblical Studies. On my days off I enjoy spending time with my husband Jimmy and two beautiful step-children Jameson and Josie.
Savannah Vaught
Business/Health Administrative Coordinator, Certified Orthodontic Assistant
I have been with DJO since 2018. I am a Coastal Carolina University Alumna where I earned my Bachelor of Science in Health Administration. I was born and raised on my family’s farm in Nichols, SC and in my free time, I enjoy spending time with my husband, Dustin, our dogs, Maggie and Tex, and the rest of my family.
Amber Todd
Certified Orthodontic Assistant, Registered Dental Hygienist, & Inventory Specialist
I am one of Dr. Jen’s Certified Orthodontic Assistants. I also attended Florence Darlington Technical College where I received an Associates Degree in Dental Hygiene. I worked as a Dental Hygienist from 2007 up until I joined Dr. Jen and her amazing team in December of 2010. I live in Conway, SC with my husband Chris, our daughter Addison, and two boys Aiken and Axton.
Brittany Cannon
Certified Orthodontic Assistant
Before entering the world of orthodontics, I worked as a Certified Pharmacy Technician. After I graduated from college, I started assisting at Dr. Jen’s in January of 2016. I currently reside in Galivants Ferry. I enjoy spending time with my husband Craig and baby girl Kylan.
Kenzie Edwards
Certified Orthodontic Assistant
I practically grew up with Dr. Jen Orthodontics. I started out as a patient and then began working part-time during high school and college. After graduating, I decided to pursue orthodontic assisting as a full-time career. I enjoy spending time with family, friends, and my adorable yorkie, Kali.
Lindsey Kersey
Orthodontic Assistant
Before entering the world of orthodontics, I worked as a Sales Associate at Papa's General Store. After I graduated from college, I started assisting at Dr. Jen’s in November of 2019. I currently reside in Galivants Ferry. I enjoy spending time with my husband, Jeffrey and my 3 dogs, Molly, Maggie, and Precious!