Calling Timberlea home with her Husband Kenny, their little boy Tate and a new arrival due in June 2016, Heidi has a passion for running and has competed in several marathons over the past few years with a goal to one day participate in the New York City Marathon.
A graduate of Dalhousie University, her calming demeanor and educational approach make her an ideal member of our team in providing a great experience each and every visit for those of all ages.
*Currently On Maternity Leave*
Like several other members of our staff, Amanda grew up in our community and made her way through the B.L.T school system before becoming a graduate of Sir John. A Macdonald High School.
Someone who brings a refreshing, enthusiastic and welcoming personality every single day to the office both over the phone and arrival at our clinic, Amanda is a perfect representative of our team approach in which our entire staff takes great pride.
Outside of the office for the past 10+ years you can regularly find her teaching piano lessons to those of all ages, snapping pictures with her photography skills or relaxing at the family cottage during the summer months.
Born and raised in Timberea, Jenelle came up through the BLT schooling system, which led her through Sir John A Macdonald High School and most recently, she became a graduate of the NSCC Dental Assisting program. Jenelle adds a very professional, enthusiastic dynamic to our team and prides herself on creating a relaxed environment for patients during each visit to our office.
Away from Timberlea Dental, Jenelle enjoys surrounding herself with friends, family , her husband Brandon and first addition to the family expected in June 2016. Along with those mentioned above, quality time with her cats Milo, Max, Mia and Mischief show just a small indication of her love of animals. *Currently On Maternity Leave*
A resident of HRM, Jessica joins Timberlea Dental with high recommendations of her work with Dr. Legere over the past several years. A graduate of Dental Assisting in 2010, she brings an energetic and friendly demeanor to help each patient feel comfortable in all situations. Outside of the office, she has spent 14+ years training and competing in the art of Taekwon-Do. Jessica also enjoys passing along her skills, teaching the art to younger kids at her father's Taekwon-Do Dojang.
Currently residing in HRM with his wife Laura, Matthew maintains a practice philosophy that encourages the relationship in which "a healthy lifestyle leads to a healthy body". He believes a patient's role in dental treatment is a collaborative one, working together with the dentists and the dental hygienists to prevent future problems. Matthew has thrived in previous management roles in business, as well as in the local Jr. hockey management scene. An avid fitness enthusiast, who in his spare time coaches people with their fitness and nutritional goals. He enjoys participating and following a variety of sports. Traveling with his wife, spending time with family, and a love for coffee round out his list of favorite things.
Originally from PEI, Lindsay now resides in Tantallon with her husband & 2 kids. A graduate from the University of Prince Edward Island and Oulton College, Lindsay has been practicing dental hygiene since 2008. Her gentle approach focuses on patient comfort and alleviating fears, in addition to providing exceptional oral care for each and every patient.
Her interests include spending time with family, traveling and cheering on her favorite sports teams. *Currently On Maternity Leave*
Meet Our Team
Originally from Toronto, Ryan completed dental school at Western University in London, Ontario. He then moved to Halifax to pursue additional training at Dalhousie University where he completed a General Practice Residency. Dr. Lum-Tai now resides with his wife in downtown Halifax, and is very excited to be a member of the Timberlea Dental Centre team. Ryan strives to put his patients first while providing the highest level of care. Outside of dentistry, Ryan enjoys playing guitar, skiing, and traveling as some of his favorite hobbies.