At Queen City Dental Arts, we love getting to know all of our patients and consider them our dental family. You'll always be greeted with a familiar face when you come through the door at our office, and we're excited for you to know more about us too!
A Charlotte native, Kristin has spent her entire dental career working with Dr. Pourlos before his retirement in 2018. She has been a dental hygienist for 23 years and now has stepped into the role of office manager. Kristin and her husband, Randy, have two daughters, Emma and Elena, and two dogs, Bo and Tebow. Outside of work, Kristin enjoys spending time with her family, working with preschool children at her church, being involved with church activities, and somehow still finds time and energy to go to 4M Fitness.
Originally from the Shenandoah Valley area of Virginia, Tamara moved to the Fort Mill area in 2016. She worked in the dental field for ten years before she and her husband, Kirk, started a family. Six children, a son in law, a grandson, and two cats later, Tamara worked for Dr. Pourlos for two and a half years before his retirement. When she is not at work, Tamara enjoys watching her kids play sports, making crafts and listening to music.
You'll always be welcomed by Lisa's smile when you come into our office for your cleanings. She has been a dental hygienist for over 20 years and worked with Dr. Pourlos for 10 of those years before he retired. When not cleaning teeth, Lisa enjoys spending time with her husband, Greg, her son, Harrison, her daughter and son in law, Emily and Dale, and her dog, Paisley. She and her family enjoy traveling, going to the beach and boating. When football season comes, you can catch her and her husband hosting 60-100 people for tailgates at every home Panthers game. Go Panthers!
With 30 years of experience as a dental assistant, Brenda has a natural gift of making patients feel at ease when they're in the dental chair. She has become a familiar face around the office as she assisted Dr. Pourlos for 20 years before he retired. Outside of the office, Brenda enjoys spending time with her husband, Russ, her daughter, Zakaria, and her fur babies (2 dogs, 1 cat and a grandpup). You can also find her gardening or visiting her family and grandkids in Florida.
Kimberly is originally from Staten Island, NY. She moved to NC at the age of 10 and loves it here. She graduated with honors from Fayetteville Community College in 2002. Her passion is helping people and she does her best to make sure your visit at the dentist is a pleasant one. She has a heart for the anxious patient and strives to put your fears at ease. She is a wife, and a mother of one grown son and two toy poodles. Kimberly spends her time with friends and family, enjoys music and dancing, the beach, traveling, and ice skating.
Jennifer moved to Charlotte from NY in 2009. While working in the dental lab, she attended dental hygiene school and graduated at the top of her class. She effortlessly creates relationships with her patients while being passionate about educating and helping them understand the importance of their oral care. She finds it gratifying when she sees a difference in a patient’s oral health as a result of their combined efforts. Her love of dental hygiene ignites her desire and ability to put nervous patients at ease. When not busy caring for her patients, Jennifer enjoys soccer, mountain biking, golfing, tennis, boot camp, gardening and cooking, along with volunteering in the community. She also fosters dogs so you will almost never see her without giving love to a fur baby.