Meet Our Staff

Tracy Walters, Office Manager

Tracy has been with CBD Dental Care Since January of 2005. With over 20 years of Dental Management experience, Tracy keeps the office running smoothly by monitoring staff,appointments, scheduling, patient benefits, office policy, computer support, and a host of other tasks. A native of Colorado, Tracy attended Colorado State University and Graduated from The University of New Orleans with a Bachelor of Art Degree. Tracy is a married and has two children. Tracy enjoys reading, walking, hiking, anything outdoors, and travel.

Kendra Ward, Assistant Office Manager

Kendra has been with CBD Dental Care since 2013.  Kendra recently completed her Masters in Health Management.  A resident of Kenner, Kendra lives with her husband and two young children.  Kendra enjoys spending time with her family, shopping for her kids and eating out.

Lia Serpas, Dental Hygienist

Lia earned her hygiene degree from Louisiana State University School of Dentistry and her undergrad from LSU in Baton Rouge.  Lia is married with three children.  

Lisette Martinez, Dental Hygienist 

Lisette has been with CBD Dental Care since her graduation from Louisiana State University Dental School in 2008, where she received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene. Lisette also received official certification for the administration of local anesthesia in the same year.She is an active member of the American Dental Hygienist’s Association. A native of New Orleans, Lisette graduated from Mount Carmel High School and The University of New Orleans where she recieved a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology. Lisette lives in Metaire where she enjoys swimming, New Orleans cuisine, and spending time with her family and friends.

Carla Chimento, Dental Hygienist

Carla has been with CBD Dental since May of 2015. Carla received her B.S. degree in Biological sciences in 2011 from LSU and her B.S. degree in Dental Hygiene in 2014 from LSUD.  She is a member of the ADHA. When she is not working, she enjoys spending time with her dog, Mia.

Jillian Rummel Tassin, Expanded Duty Dental Assistant

Jillian began working at CBD Dental November 2011, as a lab tech and then took over as Dr. Phillips assistant. Jillian is a graduate of Eastern College where she received a certificate in dental assisting and radiology. Jillian received her expanded duty certificate from LSU in June 2012. In her spare time, Jillian enjoys yoga, candle making, and Target.

Allie King, Expanded Duty Dental Assistant

Allie began working at CBD Dental in May 2012 as Dr. Brian Schmidt’s assistant. Allie attended Archbishop Blenk High School in Gretna and completed the Dental Assisting Program at Eastern College. Allie received her expanded duty certificate from LSU in March 2013. In her spare time, Allie likes to take long walks with her fur babies, practice yoga, and creates art.

Jeffrey Teal, Expanded Duty Dental Assistant

Jeffrey is our latest addition to our dental assisting team. Jeffrey completed the Dental Assisting Program at Nola Dental Center. Jeffrey received his expanded duty certificate from LSU in April of 2015. In his spare time, Jeffrey enjoys working out , Starbucks, and Snapchat.

Ashley Roberts, Dental Assistant