Our highly skilled and friendly staff are here to help with your dental needs. From left to right (back row)

Samantha Pieper, Lynn Ownsby, Dr. Baldree, Stephanie Blevins, Eren Jones, & Hali Vice


Lynn Ownsby, Front Office
A local from Chattanooga, although, she has tried a few other spots across the country before coming back to her roots. Lynn has been in dentistry for 24 years and with Dr. Baldree’s office since 2000. In addition to her degree in Dental Hygiene, she holds a BS degree in Agriculture from Tennessee Technological University. She and her husband, Gary, enjoy traveling, spending time at their cabin in the Smokies and playing with their granddaughter. Her hobbies include: Sewing, quilting, cooking, painting, and gardening. There are also furry cats and dogs that share the household!

Samantha Pieper, Hygienist
A native of Dade Co., Georgia, she and her husband Doug recently bought a house in Dade Co. as well. Samantha is a graduate of Chattanooga State and has been with the office since 2010, having been in dentistry four years prior to working in our office as a dental hygienist. Samantha has been singing her whole life with her sister; it is still one of her greatest passions. She will soon be singing lullaby’s to her nephew. She and Doug have a fur baby, Roxy, who is more spoiled than most children. Call for an appointment with her on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays!

Eren Jones, Hygienist
Originally from the Atlanta area, she and her husband now call Chattanooga home.  Having attended The Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Class of 2012, she is our “new girl on the block” at Dr. Baldree’s.  She is practicing her calligraphy (now you know who to get to address all those cards) and she also enjoys making music.  Eren married her middle-school sweetheart, Taylor, and they have a rescued pup, Riley.  Call for an appointment with her on Mondays and Tuesdays!

Stephanie Blevins, Assistant
Stephanie is originally from Trenton, GA. A graduate of the Chattanooga State Dental Assisting program, she joined our staff in 2005. Her husband Casey, and daughter, Lily now all share their Mini farm in Flat Rock, AL with a variety of animals. Stephanie enjoys barrel racing, raising chickens, cats, dogs, horses, and guineas.

Hali Vice, Assistant
Hali, graduated from Chattanooga State and has been with Dr. Baldree since 1999. Growing up on a farm in Ider, AL. she currently a enjoys living with her family on their small farm in Wildwood, GA.. Husband, Zack and daughter, Tsali all help with the horses and other animals. Hali’s granny passed down her country cooking skills, so we look forward to times she shares her talent with the office! Hali enjoys anything outside from biking, camping to horseback riding.