Parkersburg, WV
(304) 424-5002

Meet the Team

Meet Our Team at Premier Dental Group in Parkersburg, WV

Our Staff is Caring, Friendly, Professional and Experienced

The team at Premier Dental Group is professional, caring, friendly and experienced. Some of the members of our staff have been with us since the early days, but we have continued to add talented, knowledgeable people to the staff. For a closer look at our team, take a look at our bios below.

Dr. Chad M. Bush

Dr. Bush is a 2012 graduate of the West Virginia School of Dentistry. He is a member of the West Virginia Dental Association, the American Dental Association, and The Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. Bush demonstrates the highest level of personalized dental care, and utilizes some of the most modern dental techniques.
Native to Parkersburg, he supports our community in ways such as volunteering for Mission of Mercy Dental Clinic. Dr. Bush enjoys fishing and spending time with his wife, Shayna, and their two sons, Mason and Weston.

Dr. Erica N. Bailey

Dr. Bailey joined our practice in August of 2015 as a recent graduate of the West Virginia School of Dentistry. A native of Parkersburg, she is excited to practice high quality dentistry in her hometown. Dr. Bailey is compassionate about your dental health needs and takes pride in providing you with a gentle, pleasant experience.
In her spare time, she enjoys exercise, playing with her lab puppies, Maizy and Lucy, and cheering on the Virginia Tech Hokies. Dr. Bailey is actively involved with the Parkersburg Humane Society.

Betsy Lynch, Office Manager

Betsy joined our practice in 2008, and she has over 17 years experience in the dental field. With her experience in every aspect of the front office, she makes sure the office runs efficiently and effectively. As our team leader, Betsy is the heart of our office, and makes sure your needs are met.
She loves gardening, shopping, and spending time with her two beautiful granddaughters, Lexi and Lilli.

Kelsy Colvin, Financial Coordinator

A native of Belpre, OH, Kelsy joined our practice in March of 2011. She has over 12 years of front office experience. Kelsy is a graduate of Concorde Career College of San Diego, CA, and also attended Trident Technical College of Charleston, SC. She specializes in helping families understand and utilize their benefits so they can get the treatment they need and want.
Outside the office, Kelsy enjoys spending time with her husband, Mike, and children, Ava and Caleb. She also enjoys cooking, baking, and outdoor activities with her kids

Amber Adkins, Scheduling Coordinator

Amber is a 2001 graduate of Warren High School. She has lived in the area her entire life, and brings with her six years of dental experience. Amber’s warm personality will make you feel welcome, as she strives to accommodate your scheduling needs and coordinate your treatment. Outside the office, Amber enjoys spending time with her husband, Jon, and their daughter, Havyn, who keeps them busy with her love for soccer.

Teresa Jones, Dental Assistant

Teresa is a certified dental assistant and has been in the dental field for 27 years. She thoroughly enjoys all aspects of dentistry and interacting with patients. She finds it rewarding to help them meet their dental needs and to see how the end results impact her patients.
Outside the office, Teresa enjoys family time, walking her golden retriever, Diesel, and visiting her daughter in Pittsburgh. She also enjoys working out and vacationing at the beach.

Siera Parsons, Dental Assistant

Siera joined our practice in 2016 with 10 years of dental assisting experience. She received certification in Expanded Functions Dental Assisting from Columbus Technical College in Georgia. After working in Savannah, Georgia for seven years, Siera moved home to be closer to her family. In her spare time, she enjoys co-ed softball and being outdoors.
Siera takes pride in establishing relationships with her patients, as well as restoring their smiles.

Katie Rymer, Dental Assistant

With five years of dental assisting experience, Katie brings with her a love of dentistry to our practice. She graduated from St. Mary’s High School in 2010 with honors. She also received special training in emergency services.
Katie, her husband, and daughters, Navella and Delilah, enjoy rodeos, hunting, and working on their family farm.

Cathy Boone, Registered Dental Hygienist

Cathy graduated from Parkersburg High School in 1977, and she went on to Liberty State College (now WLU) to complete a BS degree in dental hygiene in 1981. She joined the practice in 1987 and has been a part of the team for over 30 years.

Cathy loves her job, the people she works with, and the relationships she has formed with her patients throughout the years.

Sarah Walker, Registered Dental Hygienist

Sarah graduated from West Liberty University in 2015, and is a 2013 graduate of Belpre (OH) High School and Washington State Community College. As a recent graduate, she is up to date in the latest dental technology. She takes pride in educating her patients about good oral hygiene, and she enjoys building new relationships.
In her spare time, she enjoys working out, coaching cheerleaders, and volunteering around her community. She is a die-hard Ohio State fan, enjoys spending time with her family, and playing with Cora, her cockapoo puppy.

Lori Lynch, Registered Dental Hygienist

Lori joined our practice with 12 years experience as a Registered Dental Hygienist. She graduated from Williamstown High School in 2000, and completed her Bachelors of Science in Dental Hygiene in 2005 at West Liberty University. She also holds a local anesthesia license. Lori loves spending time with her husband and dog, and being outdoors. 

Chrissy Caplinger, Registered Dental Hygienist

Chrissy is a 2005 graduate of West Liberty University. Her previous experience as a dental assistant motivated her to return to college and pursue a degree in Dental Hygiene. Her favorite aspect of her job is improving patients’ smiles and confidence. Outside the office, Chrissy enjoys spending time with her family. She stays busy with numerous activities with her children, including cheerleading, softball, track, and basketball.

Andrea Williams, Registered Dental Hygienist

Native to our area, Andrea graduated from Parkersburg South High School in 2012. From there, she went on West Liberty University, where she played soccer for WL Hilltoppers. She graduated with her Bachelor’s of Science degree in Dental Hygiene in 2017. As a recent graduate, Andrea is up-to-date on the latest technology and enjoys establishing new relationships with her patients.
Outside the office, Andrea enjoys exercising, cheering on the West Virginia Mountaineers and the Pittsburgh Steelers, as well as spending time with family and friends.