Meet Our Team

Christie - Dental Assistant

Christie has been working as a registered dental assistant since 2011. She is also an accomplished Irish dancer and teacher. Christie loves working with children.

Christie loves travelling and has been all over the world! Her last big trip was a few months in Japan. Christie will be singing Shania Twain for karaoke night!


Nina - Dental Assistant

Nina is a registered dental assistant. She has been working with Dr Coulson since graduating from the NAIT assisting program in 2012. Nina always brings a sense of calm into the room with her friendly and laid-back personality.

Nina enjoys drawing, Netflix, and spending time with friends. Karaoke night? Nina is all about 90's R&B!


Antonette - Dental Hygienist

Antonette is passionate about educating patients on how to optimize their oral health and prevent dental disease! She is a local U of A grad and has worked as a dental hygienist since 2009.

Antonette enjoys spending time with family and friends, travelling, volleyball and watching sports. For karaoke, Antonette would be singing “Zombie” by the Cranberries or “Summer of 69”.


Tia - Dental Hygienist

As a dental hygienist, Tia helps our patients achieve and maintain their most healthy smiles. She is passionate about patient education, giving our patients the knowledge and tools they need. Tia is a local U of A grad and has been a dental hygienist since 2017.

Tia enjoys all things crafty, trying new things and spending time with friends, family and her fur baby, Popeye. Karaokie night? Tia is all about 80's pop, Celine Dion and Shakira!


Julie - Dental Hygienist

Julie earned her BSc from MacEwan University and graduated from the dental hygiene program at the U of A. She has been working as a dental hygienist since 2016.

Julie loves playing soccer, long distance running and spending time with her fur baby-cats, Alfonso and Oliver-Wallace. The only karaoke she will sing is “Happy Birthday”.


Erica - Receptionist/ Accounts Manager

As receptionist/accounts manager at RVD, Erica helps patients coordinate their dental treatment. She has worked in dental since 2010 has been at RVD since the office opened.

Erica loves spending time with her family and friends. She enjoys drawing and board games. Erica would be singing "Baby Shark" for karaoke (it just sticks in your head!).


Joanna - Receptionist

Joanna welcomes patients and helps them arrange dental treatment. She loves helping and supporting our patients and staff.

Joanna is a part-time student working on her pilot’s licence and has travelled all over the world with her family. She loves camping, reading and gardening. Karaoke night? Joanna is singing “September”.


Theresa - Head Receptionist

As head receptionist at RVD, Theresa helps patients coordinate their dental treatment. She has been working as an administrator since 2015. Theresa’s favorite part of her position is building relationships with patients.

Theresa loves game nights with friends. Her hobbies include yoga and bike riding. Theresa would be singing “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun” for karaoke night.


River Valley Dental is located at 202, 7609 109 Street NW, Edmonton AB T6G 1C3 and proudly serves the surrounding areas of Belgravia, McKernan, Windsor Park, Parkallen, Allendale, Strathcona, Ritchie, Hazeldean, Pleaseant View, Grandview Heights.