Meet the team at Curry, Peirce & Associates!
Rhonda - Practice Administrator
Hello, I'm Rhonda and I have been in the Dental field since 1992. I moved to Florida in 2002 and have been at Curry, Peirce & Associates since 2006. I am blessed to be a part of this amazing team! My job as practice administrator is to ensure that our practice always provides top-quality dental care and customer service to you, our patient. I feel privileged and grateful for the opportunity to work along with Dr. Curry, Dr. Peirce, and the staff.
I am native of Tyler, Texas, and I have three grown children and eight grandkids that bring my life great joy. My favorite activities are swimming, sunsets, walks on the beach, going to Key West, hanging out with friends and spending time with Terry.
Martha - Dental Assistant
Hello, I'm Martha and I started working as a dental assistant in the summer of 1973, and I continued every summer until I graduated from Lake Wales High School. I moved to Sarasota in 1976 and I met my husband, David. I starting working for Dr. Peirce in 1979 as a dental assistant. I enjoy the interaction that I have with the patients who have been like family to me for the last 30 years.
I married David in 1981. Our son, Dustin, who now lives in Colorado, has given us a wonderful grandson named Brayden. I enjoy shopping, decorating, and spending time with my family.
Nancy - Appointment Scheduler
Hello, I'm Nancy and I joined Curry, Peirce & Associates in 2008. I started my dental career at a medical college in Toledo, Ohio, as a dental assistant where I worked for 5 years. I left with one of the residents to start his practice and I was with him for 20 years. It was very important to me to find doctors who are trustworthy and provide quality care. I enjoy my profession in the dental field because I am always meeting and interacting with new patients and seeing existing patient's families grow up with the practice. I am so blessed to be a part of such a great team.
I moved to Florida in 2003 and my husband, Harry, and I have been married for 40 years. We have four children and five grandchildren who are my pride and joy. I enjoy being a volunteer at my church, reading, traveling, swimming, and walking my chocolate Chihuahua.
Karen - Dental Assistant
Hi, my name is Karen. I have been a dental assistant since 1971 and have worked with Dr. Curry and Dr. Peirce since 1994. I enjoy working with them because they truly care about their patients and are particular about the quality of their work. My favorite responsibilities include explaining procedures so patients know what to expect and making each appointment comfortable and pleasant.
My husband and I have two adult children,both married. One couple lives in San Francisco, and the other couple lives in Hong Kong. Two grandchildren and two grandcats complete the family.
Kirsten - Dental Assistant/Front Desk
Hi, I'm Kirsten and I began my dental career in 2015. I graduated as a dental assistant from Manatee Technical College and started working with Dr. Curry & Dr. Peirce that same year.
My husband and I have one child, a little girl, who keeps us very happy and busy! I love spending time with my family at the pool and zoo as well as going on family vacations.
Valerie - Registered Dental Hygienist
Hello, my name is Valerie and I have been with Curry, Peirce & Associates since 1999. I graduated from Youngstown State University with my degree in Dental Hygiene in 1982. After practicing in Ohio for several years, I moved to Florida in 1986. Dental hygiene has been a rewarding profession for me because I get to educate patients on making lifelong changes to improve their health and establish friendly relationships. I treat my patients like they are my family.
I enjoy spending time with my family. They keep me busy with boating, dancing, and camping.
Vicki - Registered Dental Hygienist
Hello, my name is Vicki and I have lived in Bradenton for most of my life. I graduated from Bayshore High School and received my degree in dental hygiene from Manatee Community College in 2003. I have been in the dental field for 25 years starting as a dental assistant. For the past 10 years I have participated as a liason for the dental hygiene board at SCF. I joined Dr. Curry and Dr. Peirce in 2008 part time but I am happy to say that I am now working full time in this wonderful office. I value working with my patients as a partner in their dental health. I am proud to say that our patients are the most important part of our practice and our goal is to provide the BEST care possible.
I have a wonderful family and I just celebrated my 17th anniversary with my husband, Bob. We have a grown daughter and three beautiful grandchildren.
Tammy - Registered Dental Hygienist
Hi, I'm Tammy and I consider it a privilege to have been working with Dr. Peirce and Dr. Curry since 1998. I have worked in dentistry since 1982, first as a dental assistant and then as a registered dental hygienist, after earning my associate's degree in 1989 from St. Pete Junior College. As a hygienist, I play a vital role in patient treatment and education. I strive to provide the best care possible in the area of dental hygiene and relate how it affects my patients' overall health.
I have lived in Manatee County most of my life, graduating from Manatee High School. I love spending time with my husband of 32 years and our wonderful daughter. In my spare time I enjoy line dancing, volunteering at the school and church, and participating in Bible Study Fellowship.