Our focus on patient health and comfort starts with a compassionate, caring staff. Take a minute to meet all the folks behind the smiles at Signature Dentistry of Macon.
Donna Sammons – Registered Dental Hygienist
The infectious laughter you hear in the halls of Signature Dentistry belongs to Donna Sammons. Donna has been with Dr. Lawson since she started her practice and recently celebrated her 10 year Anniversary with the practice in 2017. Graduating from Northside High School in Warner Robins, GA, Donna went on to receive her degree in dental hygiene in 1983 and a degree as a registered nurse in 1993 from Macon State College.
Donna took to dental hygiene for the one-on-one relationships she could develop with patients. She takes great satisfaction at their improved and continued good dental health. She finds it very satisfying to work in an environment where patient care is priority number one.
Donna, along with her husband John, son Max, daughter-in-law Ashleigh, and future granddaughter Leighton Kelly are true animal lovers and have four dogs of their own. They enjoy exploring Georgia State Parks, biking, kayaking and of course, spending time with their furry babies.
The Newnan, Georgia native brings over 26 years of experience in dental hygiene to her patients at Signature Dentistry and they are thrilled to have her! Charlotte’s older sister was a hygienist who inspired Charlotte to enter this rewarding field. A graduate of Newnan High School, Charlotte went on to study at West Georgia College and then to Macon State College where she received her degree in dental hygiene.
Charlotte joined the Signature Dentistry of Macon team in 2013, and found a home where patient care is number one, and her efforts on their behalf are appreciated.
Charlotte, along with her husband, Bryon, son Kody and daughter Jessica, love to watch movies and spend quality time together. They are active members at Northway Church, where she and her husband work with the children’s ministry.
Tanya Lauber – Dental Assistant
A sweet and welcoming face you will see at Signature Dentistry of Macon assisting Dr. Lawson is Tanya Lauber. Tanya is Dr. Lawson’s Lead Assistant and helps with assisting with all dental procedures, ordering dental supplies, and taking excellent care of patients.
Tanya grew up in Forsyth, Ga. and graduated from Mary Persons High School in 1991. Tanya began her career within the dental field in 1998, when she was offered a position as a dental assistant. With no prior assisting experience, she quickly learned the trade and fell in love with it! Known for her calm and soft demeanor, Tanya is able put patients at ease when receiving dental treatment at Signature Dentistry.
Tanya has been married to her husband, Rich for 20+ years and together they have 2 beautiful children. You’ll find Tanya either swimming, shopping, canoeing, or hanging out with her family in her spare time.
Kelley Wright – Certified Dental Assistant
One of the friendly faces you will see assisting Dr. Lawson with dental procedures, sanitizing instruments, and educating patients on treatment is Kelley Wright. Kelley was drawn to Dr. Lawson because of her caring nature for both patients and staff. Kelley considers her co-workers at Signature Dentistry like a second family and has been with the practice since 2015.
Kelley grew up in Sacramento, Ca. where both her parents were active in the military at McClellan Air Force Base. In 1998, Kelley pursued the Dental Assisting program at McClellan AFB to achieve her Assisting certification.
When Kelley was 25, she and her family moved to Warner Robins and has remained in the area ever since. She has two smart and talented boys, Brayden and Kaleb and during her spare time, her and her family enjoy baking, reading, and serving the local community.
Hannah Jones – Scheduling and Treatment Coordinator
Greeting you once you enter Signature Dentistry of Macon is Hannah Jones, who has been instrumental in providing patients with the upmost customer service from when you enter to once you leave the practice. From scheduling patients for their appointments, to reviewing treatment plans in a way that make patients feel comfortable and confident in the care they receive, Hannah’s down-to-earth style is easily noticeable.
From Luella High School in Locust Grove, GA, Hannah went on to secure her diploma in Dental Assisting at Southern Crescent Technical College, as well as certifications in Expanded Functions and Radiology. Hannah has been with Signature Dentistry since 2012 and has showcased her skills in multiple roles throughout the practice, from assisting Dr. Lawson in the operatory and hospital setting, to previously leading the office in a managerial role, and now facilitating the patients scheduling within the practice to expanding their knowledge on treatment recommended; she has done it all!
Hannah considers Dr. Lawson’s genuine care for both her patients and staff what makes this office a pleasure to work in. Through this, she’s able to attend school events with her daughter, Kailan and son Kameron as well as enjoying time with friends and family.
Jesse Presley – Financial and Insurance Coordinator
Jesse has always been interested in the dental field and enjoys educating the patients as well as helping them understand how their insurance benefits can help them achieve the smile they deserve! As she manages the insurance claims and educates patients on their dental health benefits, she is passionate about guiding patients on all financial matters.
Jesse attended Southern Crescent Technical College in Griffin, Georgia. She graduated with a diploma in Dental Assisting and certifications in Expanded Function and Radiology.
During her down time, you can find Jesse spending time with her friends and family, including her children, Daylin, Jayvin, Lexi & Madden . Since Jesse joined the Signature Dentistry team in 2015, Jesse has enjoyed working for a practice that values patient care, encourages a friendly atmosphere, and always strives to help patients reach their goals.
Jennifer Rollo – Office Manager
The newest addition to Signature Dentistry of Macon is Jennifer Rollo, who has joined the practice in 2017 as the Office Manager. Jennifer manages the daily operations of the office, as well as, supports the team, patients, business and Dr. Lawson wherever needed.
Dr. Amber Lawson’s practice, Signature Dentistry of Macon, stood out to Jennifer through how passionate Dr. Lawson is about her work and her patients. In addition, she loved the team atmosphere, the personable interactions with the patients, and the quality of care they receive by both the doctor and the staff alike.
Jennifer grew up in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. and graduated with a degree at Florida State University in 2007. From there, she went on work in various business roles across the country and ended up moving to Macon, Ga. to be closer to family. Whenever able, Jennifer likes to be outdoors hiking, kayaking, and simply spending time with friends and family including her husband, Jeff, and fur babies, Maya and Mable.