Meet Our Team

Asheville, NC Orthodontic Office

We recognize that all our patients are unique and deserve to receive high-quality orthodontic care that reflects their individual needs. Our experienced and talented orthodontic team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable and rewarding orthodontic experience every time you visit our orthodontics practice in Asheville, Marion, or Rutherfordton, NC. We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you.

Here are some of the people who will welcome you when you visit our orthodontic offices …

Amy

Office Manager

Amy joined the dental field and the TS Orthodontics team in 2009. As the office manager, Amy is responsible for overseeing the financials, insurance and assisting patients. She loves meeting new patients and encouraging them throughout their entire orthodontic experience.

Amy is from Concord, North Carolina. She graduated from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. She is married with two children, Hunter who lives in Wilmington with his wife, Casey, and Emma. She thoroughly enjoys spending time with her family and friends. Amy also enjoys reading and traveling the world.

“I am so proud to work with Dr. Scanlan and our extraordinary team! Being able to meet new families and being a part of their orthodontic journey is a real joy. Knowing that our team transforms people through their smiles, makes my day!”

amy office manager

Brundi

Treatment Coordinator

Brundi joined TS Orthodontics in 2015. As the treatment coordinator, she serves patients by welcoming each new family and guiding them through the initial steps of treatment with Dr. Scanlan. She also assists patients in overcoming obstacles that may prevent or delay beginning the treatment that ends with a confident and healthy smile that ALL TS Orthodontics “graduates” enjoy!

Brundi is a native of Immokalee, FL. After graduating from Palm Beach Atlantic University, she spent 15 years in the teaching profession in Florida, Alabama, and Arkansas. Her expertise and dedication to this vocation led to her selection as Teacher of the Year in West Palm Beach, Florida, in 2002. Upon her relocation to Fletcher, North Carolina, Brundi left her teaching profession. Brundi and her husband, Scott, have one son, Mason and a daughter-in-law, Taylor. As a family, they love entertaining in their home and spending time at the most magical place on earth, Disney!

“It is an honor to work with Dr. Scanlan and the team at TS Orthodontics. Meeting new patients and starting them on a journey to a contagious smile is what makes our practice stand out from the rest.”

brundi treatment coordintor

Taylor

Clinical Director | Certified Orthodontic Assistant

Taylor joined the dental field and TS Orthodontics in 2013. As an orthodontic assistant, she assists patients through their orthodontic journey from the beginning to the end.

Taylor is a Burnsville, North Carolina native and she graduated from Mountain Heritage High School. She is married to her high school sweetheart, Johnathon. They have a son, Grayson and a Labradoodle, Sherman. Taylor loves spending time with her family and friends. She also loves running and playing volleyball and softball.

“I love how our team works together in making treatment an extraordinary experience – not just an appointment! I love building relationships with our patients, having fun and sharing in the transformations they undergo to achieve their perfect, confident smile.”

taylor clinical director and orthodontic assistant

Morgan

Certified Orthodontic Assistant | Director of Radiology & 3D Imaging

Morgan joined TS Orthodontics in 2015. As an orthodontic assistant, she assists patients through their journey from beginning to end. She loves helping them obtain their goal of a beautiful and healthy smile!

Morgan was born and raised in Asheville, North Carolina. She graduated from North Buncombe High School in 2014. Morgan has been involved in cheerleading since she was 4 years old. She has won 2 national titles, 3 state titles, as well as All-State, All-Region and All-American cheerleader. Morgan loves to travel and hang out with her family and her husband, Drew.

“I love working with Dr. Scanlan and the team because we treat our patients as a family while giving them incredible, long-lasting, healthy smiles. It is also really wonderful when you form a bond with fellow teammates and they become like family!”

morgan orthodontic assistant

Sam

Certified Orthodontic Assistant

Sam joined the dental field in 2010 and the TS Orthodontics team in 2017. As an orthodontic assistant, she helps patients create and maintain beautiful, confident smiles.

Sam is a native of Asheville and is a graduate of Owen High School. Most of her free time is devoted to family. She is married to Joey and they have two children, Carter and Elliott. She enjoys spending time with friends and family, completing Pinterest projects and making vinyl crafts.

“I love working with TS Orthodontics because I love making a difference in people’s lives. Helping give someone a beautiful, new smile is rewarding every day!”

sam orthodontic assistant

Mandi

Director of Community Relations & Marketing

Mandi began working in the dental field and TS Orthodontics in 2017. As community relations and marketing director, Mandi ensures that our team is involved in the community!

Mandi grew up in Hendersonville, North Carolina, and graduated from the University of North Carolina at Asheville. She loves living in the mountains with her Toy Poodle, Phoebe. In the warmer months, she loves to kayak, hike and find new adventures around Asheville. Mandi is also a group leader to high school girls at Biltmore Church and spends a lot of her spare time with them.

“I love working at TS Orthodontics because taking care of people is my passion and there is no better place than here as we are like family.”

mandi community relations and marketing director

Brianna

Orthodontic Assistant | Director of Invisalign®

Brianna joined the dental field in 2015 and began working for TS Orthodontics in 2018. As an orthodontic assistant, she assists patients through the entire orthodontic journey.

Brianna is a native of Marshall, North Carolina, where she graduated from Madison High School. She has twin boys, Luke and Cole. Brianna enjoys spending time outside with the family!

“I love working with TS Orthodontics where I get to play a part in watching smiles transform and patients’ faces light up with confidence!”

brianna orthodontic asisstant and director of invisalign

Brittany

Patient Care Coordinator

Brittany joined the dental field in 2016 and the TS Orthodontics team in 2018. As a patient care coordinator, she is one of the voices on the phone helping with all of your scheduling needs. She also serves patients as they arrive with a warm welcome!

She is a native of Buncombe County and graduated from Madison High School. She now resides in Weaverville.

Brittany has a real love for animals. She spent a large amount of time in the veterinary field. In her free time, you will find her barrel racing with her horses. She also loves going to the lake with her friends and her Golden Retriever, Dabo!

“As a patient prior to my employment at TS Orthodontics, the environment was always welcoming. It is great being part of the team now and my pleasure to pass that welcoming environment on to the patients as well!”

brittany patient care coordinator

Karissa

Orthodontic Assistant | Training Coordinator

Karissa joined the orthodontics field in 2013 and TS Orthodontics in 2019!

Karissa grew up in the Asheville area and graduated from Enka High School. She and her husband Cody have a beautiful daughter, Lakelyn.

Karissa and her husband also have two Pitbulls, Blaise and Ace, who are like their other children! In her free time, she enjoys her family and the great outdoors. In the summers she enjoys the pool, beach, and lake. Karissa also plays on a recreational volleyball team for the Asheville City league.

“I love working at TSO because of my amazing co-workers and being able to give our patients a beautiful smile and life-long confidence.”

karissa orthodontic assistant and training coordinator

Amanda

Patient Care Coordinator

Amanda joined the dental field and TS Orthodontics in 2019. As a patient care coordinator, Amanda is one of the voices on the phone helping with all of your needs. She also serves patients by welcoming each family as they enter the office and helps to schedule their appointment.

Amanda is a native of Brevard, North Carolina, and graduated from Brevard High School. She now resides in Mills River. Amanda and her husband, Curt, have two children, Savannah and Camden. She loves spending time with her family. She also enjoys reading and serving with the student ministry at her church.

“I am thankful to work with Dr. Scanlan and the TS Orthodontics team! I love serving and helping others and that is the heart of this team!”

amanda patient care coordinator

Bri

Oral Surgery & Orthodontic Assistant

Bri joined the dental field and TS Orthodontics team in 2019.

Bri pursued her degree in psychology at Georgia Southern University before realizing her passion in the dental field. She graduated from Dental Staff School in Knoxville, Tennessee. She grew up in Brooks, Georgia and recently moved to Asheville, North Carolina.

In her free time, she enjoys hiking in the Blue Ridge Mountains and all around Brevard, North Carolina, with her chocolate labrador, Brody.

“I love working with Dr. Scanlan and Dr. Bronk to helps patients transform their smile into a more confident and beautiful smile!”

bri oral surgery and orthdontic assistant

Bailey

Orthodontic Assistant

Bailey joined the dental field and TS Orthodontics team in 2019. As an orthodontic assistant, she assists patients through their entire orthodontic journey.

Bailey is a native of Hendersonville, North Carolina. She and her husband Dylan have a precious little girl, Tinleigh. They love to spend their time outdoors hiking, skiing, golfing and playing with their daughter.

Bailey graduated from Anderson University, where she holds a school record for pole vaulting. She also played volleyball for nine years and she is willing to try anything new, including food and adventures!

“I am so thankful for the opportunity I had to have my teeth straightened when I was a teenager! I became confident in my smile after it was transformed! I love being able to play a part in that journey for others now!”

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Hannah

Orthodontic Assistant

Hannah began working in the dental field, and TS Orthodontics in 2019. As an orthodontic assistant, she assists patients through their entire orthodontic journey.

Hannah was born and raised in Asheville, North Carolina, and she currently lives in Hendersonville, North Carolina, with her husband, Blake. They spend lots of their time at Biltmore Church with the students. Hannah also enjoys spending her time drinking coffee at local coffee shops, eating spicy foods and any outdoor activities.

“I love that TS Orthodontics is so focused on making each patient feel like they’re family. Making sure all patients know that they are thought of, cared for and most importantly, that we take their smiles and well-being very seriously. I am so blessed to work in the dental field at TS Orthodontics.”

bailey orthodontic assistant

MEKENZIE

Lab Technician

Mekenzie joined the dental field in 2017, and TS Orthodontics in 2020. She is responsible for printing 3D models and fabricating aligners and retainers.

Mekenzie was born and raised in the Asheville, North Carolina, area. She graduated from Enka High School. In her free time, you can find her with her family and blue heeler pup, Hazel. Mekenzie loves the lake, the Blue Ridge Parkway and living in the mountains. She loves to enjoy desserts!

“I am so blessed to work with such a good group of people in a wonderful work environment. I love that my role in the office helps patients maintain their new smile for life!”

bailey orthodontic assistant

Ellie

Orthodontic Assistant

Marion/Rutherfordton, NC Orthodontic Office

Here are some of the people who will welcome you when you visit our orthodontic offices …

Heather

Patient Care Coordinator

Heather joined the dental field in 2013, working in the orthodontics. She has spent the last four years, working as the patient care coordinator. Heather is the other voice on the phone helping with all of your needs. As a patient care coordinator, she also serves patients by welcoming each family as they enter the office. Heather also works with each family to make sure that the next appointment is scheduled.

Heather is a native of Forest City, North Carolina, and she graduated from East Rutherfordton High School. She is currently engaged to Drelle, and she has two children, Avery who is 15 and Xavier who is nine. In her free time, she enjoys being with her family. She thoroughly enjoys being on a basketball court or football field watching her boys! She also loves to bake and watch movies.

“I love working at TS Orthodontics because I am grateful for such a loving work family. We all leave a lasting impression on the patients and the patients’ families that lasts a lifetime!”

heather patient care coordinator

Hillary

Financial Coordinator

Hillary joined the dental field in 2011 and TS Orthodontics in 2012. As an orthodontic assistant, she assists patients through the entire orthodontic journey. Additionally, she assists with laboratory procedures.

Hillary is a native of Black Mountain and graduated from Owen High School. After graduating from Dental Assisting school, she relocated to Jacksonville, North Carolina, to be with her husband (her high school sweetheart), Corey. Following his completion in the Marine Corps, they returned to Western North Carolina. Together, they have 2 dogs, Milo and Scout. Hillary thoroughly enjoys spending time with her friends and family and being outdoors.

“I love working at TS Orthodontics because I get to be a part of the unique transformation from patient to patient. My favorite part of orthodontics is witnessing the self-confidence a healthy smile creates.”

hillary financial coordinator

Laura

Orthodontic Assistant

Laura has been in the dental field and working in orthodontics since September of 2016. As an orthodontic assistant, she assists patients through the entire orthodontic journey.

Laura grew up in Rutherfordton and was home-schooled. She is married to her wonderful husband, Jamor. They have two kids, Jamor Jr. who is 5 and Nevaeh who is one. Laura enjoys cooking, shopping, watching football and spending time with her family. Church is also very important in her life. “God is the center of my life, and I could not thrive without him by my side.”

“I love working at TS Orthodontics because I love how we reach out to interact with our patients and get involved with our community. It is a pleasure getting to know the patients and their families!”

laura orthodontic assistant

Emily H.

Orthodontic Assistant

Emily joined the TS Orthodontics team in 2018. As an orthodontic assistant, she assists the patient throughout the entire orthodontic journey.

Emily was born and raised in Morganton, NC. She graduated from Freedom High School and attended and graduated from Western Piedmont College in May of 2018, from the dental assisting program.

In her free time, she enjoys being with family and friends. In the summer, you may find her hiking or enjoying the lake.

“Since beginning my career at TS Orthodontics, I can not imagine being anywhere else where people are loved and cared for so much. Being part of the transformation process has just confirmed that I am in the best field possible!”

emily orthodontic assistant

Taylor C.

Orthodontic Assistant

Taylor joined the dental field in 2016 and became part of the TS Orthodontics family in 2018. As an orthodontic assistant, she assists the patient throughout their entire orthodontic journey.

Taylor was born and raised in Marion. She graduated from McDowell high school in 2012. She continued her education at AB Tech where she graduated from the dental assisting program in 2016. Taylor is married to her high school sweetheart, Jared. They have two dogs together, Leo and Niko. In Taylor’s free time, she enjoys watching baseball, traveling and working out.

“I love working at TS orthodontics because our doctors and patients are the best to assist. I genuinely enjoy coming into work every day. Seeing the smiles on our patients’ faces when the braces are removed is the best part of the day!”

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Cassie

Clinical Director | Orthodontic Assistant

Cassie joined the dental field in 2014 and the TS Orthodontics team in 2018. As an orthodontic assistant, she assists patients through the entire orthodontic journey. Additionally, she assists with laboratory procedures.

Cassie was born in Asheville and grew up in Swannanoa. She graduated from Owen High School in 2012 and attended AB Tech. She graduated from AB Tech from the dental assisting program in 2014.

“I love working at TS Orthodontics because I get to be part of a loving and caring family and working environment. The entire team strives to be part of each patient’s transformation in receiving a beautiful smile.”

cassie orthodontic asisstant and clinical director

Taylor A.

Treatment Coordinator

Taylor joined the dental field and TS Orthodontics in 2019. As the treatment coordinator, she serves patients by welcoming each new family and guiding them through the initial steps of treatment with Dr. Scanlan and Dr. Carlson. She also assists patients in overcoming obstacles that may prevent or delay beginning the treatment that ends with the confident and healthy smile that ALL TS Orthodontics “graduates” enjoy!

Taylor is a native of Marion, North Carolina, and she graduated from McDowell High School. She is married to her high school sweetheart, Avery. Together they have a Goldendoodle, Jax. Taylor has a love of baking and in her free time, you may find her creating sweet treats for her friends and family.

“I love working at TS Orthodontics because I love seeing the patients’ confidence with their new smiles! It is a wonderful feeling going to work every day with an awesome team.”

taylor treatment coordinator

Emily R.

Patient Care Coordinator

Emily joined the TS Orthodontics team in 2019. She is one of the voices on the phone helping with all of your scheduling needs as a patient care coordinator. She will greet you with a smile!

Emily is a native of Burnsville, North Carolina, where she graduated from Mountain Heritage High School. In her free time, you can find her helping her boyfriend, Levi, run a horse and cattle farm in Bakersville, North Carolina. She loves being outdoors and making memories with friends and family.

“At a young age, I discovered a passion for serving others. TS Orthodontics gives me an opportunity to do so along an incredible team! As a patient or employee, it is truly a blessing to be part of the TS Orthodontics family!”

emily patient care coordinator

Nicole

Patient Care Coordinator

Nicole joined the dental field and TS Orthodontics team in 2019. As a patient care coordinator, Nicole is one of the voices on the phone helping with all of your needs. She also serves patients by welcoming each family as they enter the office and helps schedule appointments.

Nicole is originally from Bakersville, North Carolina and now resides in Marion, North Carolina. She is recently engaged to Adam and they are planning their wedding to be held in Charleston, South Carolina. Nicole loves to spend her free time at the beach, pool or lake!

“It is a pleasure working at TS Orthodontics where there is a wonderful working environment and a great atmosphere for patients. I love coming to work!”

nicole patient care coordinator

Sofia

Oral Surgery Assistant | Oral Surgery Coordinator

Sofia began working in the dental field in 2009 and oral surgery in 2016. She joined the TS Orthodontics team and orthodontic field in 2019. Sofia has two very sweet and loving little boys, Nayven and Liker. They have a pup named Clifford and they love spending time with him! Sofia enjoys being outdoors either in the water or building things. There’s no better place to be than with her family.

“Being a part of the TS Orthodontics and Dental Specialists team has been a dream and I am so thankful to help make a difference in the world. It is an honor to help change patient’s lives by bringing them happiness changing their smiles.”

sofia oral surgery assistant and coordinator

Tori

Laboratory Technician

Kati

Oral Surgery Assistant

As one of the premier orthodontic practices in Asheville, Marion & Rutherfordton, NC, our orthodontist and team at TS Orthodontics also provide 5-star orthodontic care to patients from Spruce Pine, Burnsville, Morganton, Marshall, Weaverville, Black Mountain, Sylva, Canton, Fairview, Royal Pines, Old Fort & Mars Hill, NC, and the surrounding areas.