Skye began her education at Georgia Southern University. Majoring in Health Science, she eventually transferred to Armstrong Atlantic State University where she obtained a degree in Dental Hygiene. She has been a practicing clinical hygienist for over 24 years. Of those years, 20 have been spent primarily as a Pediatric Dental Hygienist. Skye knew at an early age that she wanted to work with children in some capacity. However, she never dreamed her career would be so exciting and rewarding. Trading in her clinical skills, Skye now plays the important role of managing the office as our Practice Manager. On rare occasions, if needed, she still enjoys getting back in the operatory and treating patients. Skye is an active member of Eastern Heights Baptist Church and sings with the EHBC praise team. She is also a Krav Maga instructor with Fit to Fight GA. Skye is very passionate about helping people become safer in their lives, especially in the area of Women’s Personal Protection. She greatly enjoys teaching seminars for local battered women’s shelters such as Safe Haven and works closely with the Rape Crisis Center of the Coastal Empire conducting quarterly self-protection seminars. Skye has lived in Statesboro all her life and growing up, held many local and state pageant titles. She prides herself in knowing that she paid for most of her education using scholarships won while competing in the Miss Georgia/Miss America pageant system. She is a certified Miss Georgia Preliminary judge. In spare time Skye enjoys singing, reading, running and training. She also enjoys spending time with her husband Todd and their daughters Ivey and Alex.
Kayla is excited to be a part of Statesboro Pediatric Dentistry family! She will always greet you with a warm smile ! Kayla worked in Orthodontics for 8 years after graduating from Ogeechee Technical College in the Dental Assistant Program, and was born and raised in Statesboro, GA! She loves to spend time with her husband Marc and son Luke. In her free time she loves to be outdoors and work in her garden!
Meet Sarah Reed! Sarah is a Statesboro native, born and raised! She has over 5 years of experience working with children of all ages. What she loves most about working with children is that they remind her to not take life so serious sometimes, to basically enjoy life! In her spare time, she spends most of her time relaxing at home with her fur baby Kori, spending time with family or meeting up with some friends for dinner at El Som. Sarah is so excited to be a part of such a great team at Statesboro Pediatric Dentistry and strives to help create a fun and exciting experience for children so they can’t wait to come back!
Meet Missy Mills! Missy graduated from East Georgia College with her Associates in Sociology and went on to work in the dental field for five years. She loves spending time with her husband Rodney and two kids, Waylon and Addie Brown. When she is not brightening up someone’s day at the office, she likes to re-purpose furniture, spend time with family and friends, and go to the beach every chance she gets. In her spare time, Missy operates a small business where she re-purposes furniture for others!
Meet Shelby Lanier, a native of Statesboro, Georgia. Shelby graduated from Statesboro High School in 2013 and went on to graduate from Georgia Southern University with a B.S. in Biology in 2015 and then with a B.S. in Dental Hygiene in 2019. She loves spending time with her dogs, who she says are basically her kids, and her family. When she is not putting smiles on kids faces at Statesboro Pediatric Dentistry, Shelby loves to read, spend time with family and friends at their favorite restaurants, and listen to podcasts. She also loves to travel and enjoys going to the movies and concerts.
Meet Lauren Rhoney, a Dental Hygienist at Statesboro Pediatric Dentistry! Lauren was raised in Metter, GA and graduated high school from David Emanuel Academy and then went on to graduate with an Associates in Applied Science in Dental Hygiene Degree from Southeastern Technical College. She enjoys her time with her poodle, Holly, cat, Luna, her friends & family, and boyfriend Collin. Lauren loves going to the beach, cooking, planting flowers, and working in her yard, shopping and decorating. Say hey to Lauren!
Meet Rachael Adams! Rachael has been a pediatric dental assistant since 2014 and has enjoyed it in every way! She enjoys working with children and making their dental visit as fun as possible, no matter how silly she has to act in order to put a smile on their faces. She says that most children fear the dentist so helping them overcome that fear is rewarding! Rachael was raised in a small town in West Tennessee so she enjoys going to Tennessee Football games with her diehard Volunteer fan, husband Cody and her little girl Payton. She spends her free time with her family, kayaking, playing video games and reading on the porch with a glass of sweet tea. Rachael is excited to be a part of such a wonderful team at Statesboro Pediatric Dentistry!