Meet Our Team
Dentist in Harrisburg
Our team is made up of friendly, knowledgeable, and experienced dental professionals. We love welcoming new patients and helping our patients smile.
Glenda, Office Manager
Glenda has been working with Dr. Linker and our practice for more than 30 years. She is an expert in every aspect of dental office administration, from insurance and billing to phone calls and scheduling.
Glenda loves the feeling that everyone in the office, doctors, team, and patients, have become like family over the years. She enjoys seeing the familiar faces of patients and families who have been coming to our practice for years, even decades.
When not working, Glenda enjoys reading, fishing, going to the beach, and spending time with her family, especially her son and granddaughter.
Sonya, Patient and Treatment Care Coordinator
Sonya is a graduate of Wake Forest University’s Bowman Gray Dental Assisting program. She added an associates degree in business from the University of Phoenix in 2015. Sonya has worked in dentistry for over 25 years.
Sonya enjoys welcoming patients and helping them feel at home as they arrive. She is an expert in processing insurance claims, scheduling, records management, and other administrative necessities. She loves working with people and enjoys seeing each patient achieve their goal for a fantastic smile.
Outside the office, Sonya enjoys spending time with her husband and family. She is most especially enchanted by her three grandsons: Masyn, Maddax, and Dakota.
Cathy, Dental Hygienist
Cathy received her education from Lansing Community College and the University of Detroit. She relocated to Cabarrus county in 2005 and has worked in dentistry for more than 42 years.
Cathy is a people person who loves both her patients and her coworkers. She is proud to be part of a team that works so well with one another. Cathy feels that teamwork is a vital part of providing high-level care and creating a positive environment for patients and staff alike.
When not at work, Cathy enjoys reading, taking long walks, fishing, playing golf, and travel. To Cathy, one of the best parts of life is spending time with her 5 beautiful grandchildren.
Donna, Dental Hygienist
Donna earned her Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She has been working with Dr. Linker and our practice for more than 30 years.
As a dental hygienist, Donna works to ensure her patients have a relaxing and positive experience on every visit, whether they need polishing, scaling, or x-rays. She is passionate about educating patients on ways to keep their teeth and gums healthy for a lifetime.
Donna loves that she has worked in the same dental office for her entire career. She enjoys the family-centered nature of the practice and has come to feel like many of her patients are friends.
Outside the office, Donna is the proud mother of two amazing children, Kayla and Blake, who have both chosen to follow their mother into health care professions. In her free time, Donna enjoys movies, concerts, and beach and mountain trips with family and friends. She is also devoted to her church and desires to utilize her dentistry skills and experience in mission work in the future.
Melissa, Dental Hygienist
Melissa received her training at Central Piedmont Community College, where she graduated in 1990. She has been working in the dental field for more than 25 years, but still enjoys learning new ways to help her patients and grow in her profession.
Melissa loves interacting with her patients. She finds it highly rewarding to educate patients about optimizing their oral health and how that improves overall health and well-being. Melissa is excited to be part of our team and enjoys getting to know our patients.
Outside the office, Melissa lives with her husband John and sons Landon and Bryant. She enjoys fishing, exercising, and spending time on the water.
Linda, Dental Assistant
Linda completed her education at Rowan Community College. She has been working here for nearly 20 years and loves our friendly, relaxed environment.
Linda enjoys meeting new people and educating patients about the connections between their oral health and overall health. A natural people-person, Linda puts her patients at ease and helps them to enjoy their dental experience.
She appreciates working with doctors who give every patient undivided attention and focus on their individual needs.
Outside of work, Linda is married, with three grown children and a poodle. She loves spending time outdoors, including hiking, biking, skiing, tennis, and other adventurous activities.
Vicky, Dental Assistant
Vicky completed her training through Central Piedmont Community College and has added continuing education coursework to enhance her knowledge and skills. Vicki has been in dentistry for nearly 20 years.
Vicky enjoys spending time with people and loves working with patients and coworkers. She feels that the family atmosphere of our practice creates a warm, welcoming environment for our patients and our team.
Vicky has lived in the Charlotte/Concord area her whole life. She enjoys spending time with her husband Marty, their children, Chase and Madison, and their two dogs. Vicky loves the beach, hiking in the mountains, and reading.