Meet The Staff

Administrative TeamProfessional Dental Center Staff

Kami Mills – Scheduling Coordinator

An Administrative Team member, Kami has been with Dr. Olson since 2002 and does the scheduling for both Dr. Olson and Dr. Hudson. “I am so thankful to have the opportunity to interact with people on a daily basis. I love our patients and enjoy visiting with them when they come in for their appointments.” She is married with twin boys who keep her very busy!! She enjoys reading, watching TV and spending time with her family. They love the beach and going to water parks.

Sharon Gerald – Scheduling Coordinator

Sharon is part of the Administrative Team and has worked with Dr. Olson and the Dental Team since 2004. “The favorite part of my job is the interaction with our patients. I love getting to know each of them, and I feel when you know your patients better, then you can help to provide a relaxing environment for them and their families.” Sharon is married with has 4 children.

Ali Nutt – Insurance Coordinator

Ali has worked with our Administrative Team for over 10 years and has performed a variety of Administrative tasks. Currently she makes sure that each patient’s insurance pays as expected and follows up with insurance company on any problem or unpaid insurance claims. In addition, she is our “go to” person for anything that needs to be assembled, repaired or is computer related! Married with 2 daughters, she enjoys spending time with her large extended family and loves going camping.

Crystal Bowman – Check In and Hygiene Coordinator


Desiree Russell – Insurance Verification

Desiree is a Bridge City native and is married with 3 sons. She verifies each patient’s insurance benefits and enters their insurance information into the computer prior to their arrival for their appointment. She and her family are active members of Bridge Point Fellowship in Bridge City.

ClinicalProfessional Dental Center Staff

Misty Gardner – Dental Assistant

As part of a our Clinical Team, Misty is a dental assistant with 15 years experience. She is happily married with 3 children. Misty is especially effective in explaining treatment to our patients and answering any questions that they may have.

Chasity Simpson – Dental Assistant

Chasity is a chairside assistant for Dr. Olson and has been with the practice for the past 14 years. She attended Little Cypress-Mauriceville High School, Lamar University and is married with 4 children. Chasity is able to make our patients comfortable and makes their dental experience enjoyable.

Tasia Gibson – Dental Assistant

As part of the Clinical Team since 2011, Tasia works with both Dr. Olson and Dr. Hudson. “The best part of my job is seeing our patients happy with their dental health.” She is currently attending Lamar Institute of Technology in order to pursue a career in Dental Hygiene. She is married to her high school sweetheart and they have one daughter.

Krystle Cardner – Dental Assistant


Ashley Haggard – Dental Assistant

 Ashley has been a dental assistant since 2006 and worked with our team from 2006-2010.  She then took time off to marry and raise her 2 young children.  She returned to our dental team in 2017 and loves the family atmosphere here at our office.  Lifelong member of Abundant Life Sanctuary in Groves, Texas.


HygieneProfessional Dental Center Staff

Amber Boyd – Dental Hygienist

Amber graduated from Lamar Institute of Technology in 2004. She has been with Dr. Olson since graduation as a hygienist. She is married and has a daughter and a son. She loves spending her time with her family. She moved to Bridge City in 2012. “My favorite part of my job is getting to know my patients and their families. My goal is to provide my patients with a positive and relaxing dental experience.”

Rachel Bland – Dental Hygienist

A Bridge City native, Rachel started working for Dr. Olson as a Dental Hygienist upon graduation from LIT in 2005. She is married with 2 sons and 1 “fur” baby. She and her family love going to the lake and the beach, and enjoy traveling.

Alicia Barker – Dental Hygienist

Alicia is happily married and mom to 2 boys. She graduated from Nederland High School and has been a Dental Hygienist since 2007. She has been with Professional Dental Center since 2011. She loves spending time with her family, traveling and music. She and her family recently moved to Bridge City in the summer of 2016.

Lisa Johnson – Dental Hygienist

Lisa graduated from dental hygiene school in 1983 and her first job was with Dr. Olson. “Working at his office spoiled me for sure.” After marrying her husband, she lived away from the area for 19 years. “Seven years ago I happily rejoined this dental team, working hygiene one day a week and filling in when needed. “I am grateful to work alongside coworkers who have earned my respect and who I am blessed to call friends.” Lisa and her husband have 2 grown children who they enjoy traveling with. They are active in their church and community.