About the Team


Sara is the scheduling coordinator at The Brace Space. Coming from a customer service background, she wants every patient to have a wonderful experience from the start of their consultation to the end of their treatment. When she isn’t working with us, Sara is a freelance Makeup Artist and a lifestyle blogger. She enjoys spending time with her family, friends and fur babies.


Wanda is the newest addition to our team and we are thrilled to have her join The Brace Space! Wanda may be new to the field of dentistry but certainly not to working with people. She has many years of customer service experience in the aviation and food and beverage areas. She has a sunny personality and upon walking into the office she will immediately make you feel welcome. Wanda makes her home in Bedford and is very involved in her community. When she is not at the office, you can see she and her husband supporting their children from the sidelines of soccer games or shuttling them to the many activities they are involved in.


We are so excited that Tamara has joined our clinic as Treatment Coordinator! She graduated from the Registered Dental Assistant program at NSCC-IT in 1999. Since then she has had a diverse and interesting dental career. She has seen all sides of working in a clinic, having worked reception, chair side, Treatment Coordinator and has also seen the sales side of things having worked in dental sales for 6 years. She found her passion for orthodontics while working in Alberta, where she has been a valued team member for the last 10 years. Tamara recently returned to Nova Scotia to be closer to family and we feel so fortunate that she has made the decision to join our team. Everyone is inspired by her positive energy, passion for and knowledge of orthodontics and professionalism. In her free time Tamara loves to spend time with family and friends.


Tiffany is a registered dental assistant and currently taking part in the Academy of Orthodontic Assisting program. She graduated NSCC in 2013 and joined our team in October 2015. She has an extensive background working within customer service which makes her an asset to not only our team but our patients as well. She enjoys traveling and spending time with her family and friends.


Kayla is a Registered Dental Assistant who graduated from NSCC. She joined our team in September of 2017. Kayla recently completed the Orthodontic Assistant program and is now a Certified Orthodontic Assistant. Kayla resides in Enfield and enjoys spending time with friends and family. In her spare time you will find her out hiking trails in the great outdoors, snowboarding and going for drives in her Jeep!


Kara graduated from NSCC with a Dental Assisting level 2 license and has 5 previous years of experience in Orthodontics. She grew up in the Halifax area, and now makes her home in Sackville, with her fiancé, her son and 3 dogs. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and going to the gym.


Breagh just recently joined The Brace Space. She graduated with honours from Oulton College in Moncton, in 2015, as a Registered Dental Assistant. Since that time she has worked as a dental assistant in general practice and she has has now made the step to pursue her career as an orthodontic assistant. We are so happy she did, as she loves working with patients, putting them at ease with her graciousness and expertise.
Breagh lives in Rines Creek with her fiancé, cat and 2 dogs. She enjoys her free time with family, and her particular specialty is being super auntie!
In her spare time Breagh spends time camping, at washer toss tournaments, and with her horse Cash and his sidekick June the goat.



Shelley joined our team in 2014. She graduated from the Dalhousie Dental Hygiene Program and brings many years of orthodontic experience to our practice. She grew up in Cape Breton, but has been a long term resident of Halifax. She loves spending time with family and friends and traveling. Shelley is actively involved in her community and loves being a hockey mom!


Allison attended Oulton College in Moncton to become a dental hygienist. She has been immersed in dentistry since she was a baby as both of her parents are dentists. Not only is she a skilled hygienist but also her gentle manner and her beautiful smile help create a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere to every patient she meets. She and her fiancé have a little 2 year old daughter and 2 fur babies. She is newly engaged and we wish her well as she prepares for her big day! To unwind, Allison’s favourite things to do are to curl up with a good book or finding new recipes to try!



You first met Sara as one of our Dental Assistants when we had recently opened The Brace Space in 2015. She loved her work, but then decided it was time to head back to school. Two years later she graduated from the Canadian National Institute of Health in Ottawa, as a Dental Hygienist. At the moment she finished, we had a position open up and we were thrilled when she made the decision to join us once again! She is the kind of person that everyone would love to have on their team! In her free time Sara loves to go to the gym, play ringette, socialize with friends and care for her 2 Boston terriers!


Shari continues to motivate us with her commitment to strive for excellence. She has been a valued member of our team for over 14 years. Having completed the Orthodontic Assisting Course and having over 27 years of dental experience, Shari brings expertise and experience to her role as Business Manager at The Brace Space. Outside of work, Shari enjoys golfing, is passionate about long distance running and qualified for the Boston Marathon in 2014, 2016 and again for 2019!!


We welcome Christa to our clinic! We are lucky that she has come to The Brace Space as she comes with a world of experience in the the dental lab scene. She has spent the last 25 years as a dental technician. Of that time, she has spent the last 16 years working in oral cancer, in a prosthodontics office. Designing in the lab complements Christa’s passions perfectly. She loves art, creating with her hands, crocheting, growing things and in all these activities, she is the master of paying attention to detail. The work that she produces in the lab is second to none.
Christa loves to spend time with her friends and family. She and her husband are kept busy with 2 boys and one Miniature Schnauzer. For extra fun, Christa loves to ski, take family vacations or kick back to watch a movie.


Anita is one of our marketing and information specialists who brings her photographic and artistic flare to the practice. Besides working in the Orthodontic industry, Anita is very busy using her photographic skills. She also enjoys spending quality time with her four children and seven grandchildren.