Meet Our Team
Nicole Director of Marketing
Nicole grew up in Pearland and completed her degree in Marketing at Texas A&M University. She is a proud Aggie (WHOOP!), a wife and mother to three children. She is passionate about supporting and growing the Avalon brand through exceptional, one of a kind patient experiences. Nicole enjoys cooking, traveling and creating memories with her family.
Delia Office Manager
Born and raised in Houston, Texas. Delia started as a pre-med student at U of H but fell in love with dental while working as part time sterilization tech in college. After graduation, she worked as a Dental Assistant and moved up into management. On weekends, she loves spending time with her husband and 4 children. Volunteering at her church is her joy and serving the community whenever she can find free time.
Kortney Lead Registered Dental Hygienist
Kortney grew up in Michigan and, like Dr. Yu, is a Michigan Wolverine. Kortney’s passion in dentistry is in helping our patients prevent dental problems through education and prevention. Although she’s new to Houston, Kortney is fast becoming a Houstonian by experiencing the city with her friends and her wiener dog. Go Blue!
Linda Lead Dental Assistant
Bio Coming Soon…
Mykie Senior Insurance Coordinator
Mykie grew up in the surrounding Houston and Sugar Land areas. She prides herself on being Alief Alumni but was originally born in Kingston, Jamaica. Mykie joined the field of dentistry over 20 years ago and has gained a strong knowledge over the administration side of the business and truly loves the reward of patient satisfaction. She enjoys dancing, decorating, and gardening. In her free time she especially loves quality time with her family, and dinners out with her girlfriends.
Abbey Registered Dental Hygienist
Abbey was born and raised in Wharton,Texas. She has always been passionate about oral health. For as long as she can remember she wanted to pursue a career in dentistry. She graduated from WCJC Dental Hygiene Program in Wharton to make her dream a reality. She and her husband Marvin have a daughter, Emmy Lu. They also have a timber wolf named Rambo. In her spare time, she enjoys hanging out with family and friends. She also enjoys the outdoors, boating on the river and spending time on the coast in Matagorda or Sargent. Abby’s hobbies are cooking and taking care of her flower beds.
Ladeidra Dental Assistant
Bio Coming Soon…
Annie Treatment Coordinator
Annie was born in Colorado, but has been an honorary Texan since she was just 10 months old. She happened into the dental field after she went in for a dental check-up and was hired on the spot. Since then, she has fallen in love with the field. With her Bachelor’s in Healthcare Administration, she aims to provide the best patient care she can. When she is not chasing after her rambunctious toddler (which is just about always) she enjoys going to the dog park with her dog Lucy, reading, writing, and hanging out with friends and family.
Mark Registered Dental Assistant
Mark’s Bio Coming Soon
Mindy Patient Outreach and Advocacy
Mindy started north of Texas where she grew up in Dallas then moved to Waco to attend Baylor. After graduation, she was in corporate sales for 20 years but she always had passion for teeth so she loves to advocate for our patients and the community. On weekends, she love running her non-profit organization delivering shoes to kids. Mindy’s joy is cooking for her kids and friends.