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Our Staff

  • Natalie P. Akin - Office Manager

    Natalie's husband, Brian grew up in Gulf Breeze and wanted to raise their only daughter, Beth, here in Santa Rosa County. Although they love to take vacations,Natalie says she feels like Dorothy every time she crosses the bridge to Santa Rosa County - 'There's no Place Like HOME!' Her careers have gone from one extreme to the other. From managing over 2000 clients, wrestling alligators, and now has found a home at Parkway Dental. Everyday is a new experience and she loves watching the faces of our patients when we are able to truly make them smile!

  • Brook Banks - Receptionist

    Brook has been in dental administration since 1998, she truely enjoys her work and is a huge fan of a beautiful, healthy smile! She moved to Gulf Breeze from Kialua, Hawaii in 1991 with her mom and two sisters. Brook is the lucky mother of Shawn 'Mr.' Banks, a student at Oriole Beach Elementary and future leader of our country. Brook went to school in Texas, graduated here from PJC. When not working she enjoys spending her time with family and friends or pvping as a night elf feral druid on WOW!~hehe *HOOK EM HORNS*

  • Kim Barron - Dental Hygienist

    Kim is originally from St. Paul, MN and has been living on the Emerald Coast since January 2004. Right in time for hurricane Ivan!!! Kim takes special pride in her yard! She loves to landscape and garden. She also loves to spend time at the beach to catch a few rays! The seafood is abundant here, so cooking with it is another of her favorite things to do.

  • Katy Henke- Dental Hygienist

    Katy has been living in Pensacola since 1990 when she and her family moved here following her father's retirement from the U.S. Air Force. Katy now has a brother serving in the Air Force who is stationed right here at Hurlburt Field. Katy enjoys living the beach lifestyle, taking in all that our area has to offer in the way of festivals, fishing, or whatever else sparks her interests. Katy loves her career in dental hygiene and considers herself lucky to be a part of the Parkway Dental team.

  • Elizabeth Vines-Dental Hygienist

    Elizabeth has been living in Pensacola since 1994 when her father got stationed at N.A.S. She is a graduate of Escambia High School, class of 2004. In her spare time, she enjoys going to the beach and spending time with her family and friends.

  • Jill Helm - Dental Hygienist

    Jill is originally from Washington, DC and has lived in the Pensacola area since 2006. After 10 yrs of dental assisitng, she decided to pursue dental hygiene and graduated from PJC in 2009. She has 3 wonderful children (Jessica, Heather and Christian), a dog (Ginger), a cat (Bella), and a bird (Max) that keep her very busy. In her free time you will find her jumping out of perfectly good airplanes, surfing, riding her bike, working out or just hanging out at the beach with family and/or friends.