Meet Our Staff

At McNulty & Dancausse General Dentistry, the clients needs and desires come first! Our business is a service to the public and we make it a point to provide top notch service to each and every patient. We want you to feel comfortable and calm when you are visiting so that in the future you will return to take advantage of the knowledge our highly trained staff can provide.


Pilar – Dental Assistant for Dr McNulty

Hometown: New Haven, CT
Hobbies: Gardening, going to the movies with my family and singing at special occasions
Started Working At McNulty & Dancausse Gentle Dentistry: January 2009
Favorite Food: Chinese buffet
Favorite Music: Latin, Salsa, Big Band & Classical (Vivaldi)
Favorite Thing About My Job: Enjoy pleasing patients, meeting people from different places and love my coworkers.
Favorite Quote: Live everyday like it is your last. – Marcus Aurelius

Sharon – Dental Assistant for Dr Dancausse

Hometown: Miller Place , Long Island
Hobbies: Spending time with family and grandchildren
Started Working At McNulty & Dancausse Gentle Dentistry: Marxh 1997
Favorite Food: Seafood
Favorite Music: Alternative 80’s
Favorite Thing: Working together with my co-workers to provide the best care for our patients and making them smile.

Nancy – Hygienist

Hometown: Charlotte, NC
Hobbies: Crafts & word jumble puzzles
Started Working At McNulty & Dancausse Gentle Dentistry: March 17, 2010 and have been practicing for 32 years.
Favorite Food: Pasta
Favorite Music: 60′s music
Favorite Thing About My Job: The beauty of what genuine faith is and knowing that our staff and the doctors render the best care for our patients.
Favorite Quote: Do not go where the path may lead but go instead where there is no path and leave a trail. -Ralph Waldo Emerson

Vicki – Hygienist

Hobbies: Gardening and Reading
Started Working at McNulty & Dancausse: 1997
Favorite Food: Cheese
Favorite Music: Enjoy lots of genres
Favorite Thing About My Job: Working with people one on one in dentistry.

Kearney – Hygienist

Hometown: Chicago, IL but moved to Waynesville,NC in 1977.
Hobbies: Walking my dog, volunteering at my church & watching Netflix marathons
Started Working At McNulty & Dancausse Gentle Dentistry: October 2010 – I have been a dental hygienist since 1989.
Favorite Food: Cookies, cake & anything sweet
Favorite Music: Christian contemporary or  classical
Favorite Thing About My Job: My coworkers and how we help each other out.
Favorite Quote: Don’t look back, you are not going in that direction.

Carlene – Hygienist

Hometown: Santa Cruz, California
Hobbies: Cooking, Working Out, Gardening and Wine Tasting
Started Working at McNulty & Dancausse: November 1999 – but have practiced dental hygiene since 1983
Favorite Food: Sushi, Thai, Indian (so much good food / so little time!)
Favorite Music: Anything my boys perform! The Beatles, also praise/worship music
Favorite Thing About My Job: My awesome coworkers and high-integrity doctors. Plus, I love getting to know my patients!
Favorite Quote:  “You don’t have to floss ALL your teeth, just the ones you want to keep!” ~The Tooth Fairy

Maria – Hygienist

Hometown: San Antonio, TX
Hobbies: Reading, traveling & hiking
Started Working At McNulty & Dancausse Gentle Dentistry: October 2014
Favorite Food: Mexican & Indian food
Favorite Music: Latin & soft rock
Favorite Thing About My Job: Making a personal connection with the patient and getting them to understand our commitment to quality care.
Favorite Quote: And when you want something, the universe conspires to help you achieve it. – Mark Twain

Patty Arrowood – Office Manager

Hometown: Naples FL
Hobbies: Tennis
Started Working At McNulty & Dancausse Gentle Dentistry:  December 15, 2016
Favorite Food: Anything Italian
Favorite Music: 70’s and 80’s
Favorite Thing: The dental team I have the privilege of working with and the patients of course.

Kimberly Craig – Certified Dental Assistant

Hometown: Pikeville, NC
Hobbies: Reading and going to the beach
Started Working At McNulty & Dancausse Gentle Dentistry: December 2016, but in dentistry 22 years.
Favorite Food: Seafood
Favorite Music: 70’s
Favorite Thing: Taking great care of patients and being a light to the world.
Favorite Quote: Try to be a rainbow in someones cloud – Maya Angelou

Stephanie Carson – Financial Coordinator

Hometown: Virginia Beach, VA
Hobbies: Writing fiction, spending time with my family, gardening and traveling
Started Working At McNulty & Dancausse Gentle Dentistry: October 2016
Favorite Food: Japanese and Snow Crab legs (and almost everyting in between)
Favorite Music: Enjoy many different types
Favorite Thing: Mkaing a connection with patients, especially those who have been afraid of dentistry.
Favorite Quote: It’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years – Abraham Lincoln