Leeanna brings years of experience in customer service
to Hannon Orthodontics and a great capacity to care for all of
our patients and Smilemakers!
Leeanna graduated from Belmont Abbey College, where
she majored in Business Administration. Leeanna has
many years of experience in managing, event planning, marketing
and working in the community that she shares with us on a daily
basis. Leeanna, who lives in Belmont with her husband, Shane,
enjoys spending time with their sons Carson and Wilson, and
other family members who live nearby. Aside from being with
family, which is at the top of her list, Leeanna enjoys
cooking, photography and being outdoors. We all appreciate
Leeanna's joy for working with the Smilemakers at Hannon
Orthodontics and her sincere and wonderful care for our
As our very capable and caring Financial
Manager, Melissa's meticulous attention to
detail assures patients that all financial goals are met
Melissa graduated in 2002 with a Bachelor of Science degree in
Business Administration from the College of Charleston. Melissa
has worked with Hannon Orthodontics full-time for over 7 years
and she and her husband, Josh, enjoy spending time with their
son, Ethan. Melissa enjoys being a member of the Junior League
of Charlotte, running, and spending time with family. Each
year, Melissa gives some of her time to run the 5K race in
Charlotte for Breast Cancer Awareness.
Melissa has a special way of making all of our
patients realize how special they are!
Melissa has over 12 years of experience in the field of
dentistry with over 10 years here at Hannon Orthodontics as our
Senior Treatment Assistant & Director of Quality Assurance.
Serving as Senior Treatment Assistant and Director of Quality
Assurance is a pleasure for Melissa who cares for every patient
like a family member! Family is a top priority with Melissa and
her husband, Mark. They reside in Stanley to be
nearer to those they love.
Sharron's goal is to make each person who enters the
doors of Hannon Orthodontics know they are very special and
cared for, and that is exactly what she does every single
Hannon Orthodontics is fortunate to have Sharron sharing her
happy energy & years of serving others. As a longtime
flight attendant for Delta Airlines, Sharron has been all over
the U.S. She and her husband, Rob, reside in Gastonia and have
two grown children, Leeth and Mills. Sharron is also a
"Stephen's Minister" at First United Methodist Church in
Gastonia. Sharron loves to work on her farm with her horses,
exercise, paint and spend time with family & friends.
When you call in for an appointment, you will
hear the welcoming voice of Linda Sledzewski, who makes
everyone feel that they are indeed the most important person in
Linda has been with Hannon Orthodontics for over 8 years.
In addition to welcoming new patients and offering
assistance and support, Linda assists Dr. Hannon with his daily
goals. Linda comes to us with numerous years of experience in
customer service. Linda loves living in Gastonia with her
daughter, Laurie. She enjoys spending time with her young
You can usually find Alma in our treatment area making
sure that everything runs smoothly.
Alma says she feels very fortunate to be a part of the Hannon
Orthodontics family of Smilemakers, and she has been sharing
her energy with us for 8 years. As a native Californian, Alma
married her high school sweetheart, Ron, and they have three
children and five grandchildren. Alma & Ron moved to North
Carolina from Charleston when Ron completed his military
service in the US Navy. Alma enjoys sewing and is the
Our patients feel very taken care of when they meet
Carla, our Patient Relations Manager.
Carla shares many years of experience in customer service with
our patients and their families at Hannon Orthodontics.
Carla is number one in making sure our office technology
runssmoothly and at full speed. Carla and her husband,
Paul, live in Gastonia with their toy poodle, Spencer. In her
free time, Carla enjoys reading and spending time with Paul,
Spencer, family and friends. Carla and Paul are originally from
Abingdon, Virginia, where their families still reside.
Nancy, a definite "people-person," makes everyone
smile at Hannon Orthodontics!
Nancy has spent 20 years in the field of orthodontics, sharing
10 of those years with Hannon Orthodontics. Nancy has two sons,
George and Josh, and a sweet grandson, Andrew. During her free
time, Nancy enjoys spending time with family, entertaining
others with "clowning," and spending time with people. Nancy is
a proud graduate of Appalachian State University where she
majored in History and Sociology. and feels it is a pleasure
working with Dr. Hannon & the Smilemakers!
Rhonda Kelly, our Smilemaker and Treatment Assistant,
is everywhere in our office, from the treatment area to the lab
and sterilization area.
Rhonda is a graduate of Belmont Abbey College and a former
teacher and librarian. Rhonda and her husband, Scott, reside in
Gastonia where she enjoys scrapbooking and spending time with
friends and family. Rhonda has organized our library and is
always encouraging us to read and learn more. We love the
spirit of learning that Rhonda brings to us each day! Rhonda
and Scott are the parents of two beautiful children. Rhonda has
been with Hannon Orthodontics for over 8 years and finds great
joy in working with a great team and patients.
Kim always goes the extra mile for our patients and
her fellow Smilemakers!
After graduating with a Medical Office Administration degree
from Gaston College, Kim joined Hannon Orthodontics and has
been brightening our days for 8 years now. Kim loves spending
time with her family and friends--she especially loves spending
time with her son, Brayden. Kim feels the time she spends at
Hannon Orthodontics brings exciting new adventures every day.
Kim is our Facebook expert. Be sure to check out Kim's great
work on our Facebook page!
Carol's introduction to Hannon Orthodontics was
several years ago when her children were patients of Dr.
Hannon's. Dr. Hannon and his Smilemakers made the visits happy
times that made an impression on all of the Hauers. It is
immensely satisfying for her to now be part of the team that
creates a positive experience for so many special people. She
loves greeting new patients and watching smiles become even
more beautiful! When she is not at work, Carol loves
exercising, reading, needlearts and baking. She also enjoys
sharing her love of books with residents at Covenant Village
several times a month through programs she plans. Carol
believes that a sense of humor and a discipline of gratitude
are a great combination for contentment!
Crystal Horne, Financial
Crystal brings over 10 years of financial experience to
Hannon Orthodontics. Crystal works with patients and
their families to find the most convenient ways for them to
start treatment. She is a graduate of Belmont Abbey
College. Crystal lives in Gastonia. She is married
to Brian, who is a teacher and baseball coach at Forestview
High School. Crystal and Brian have two beautiful daughters
Carey and Alex. They are the joy of their lives and they stay
very busy with their sports and other activities. She
loves to spend time with family and friends, shop and go to the
Bridgette Turner, Lab Assistant/Treatment
Bridgette brings a bubbly personality to the treatment area
at Hannon Orthodontics. Bridgette is our expert on Lab
and Sterilization for the clinical team.
Bridgette is a graduate of Central Piedmont Community
College and is happy to be working with Hannon
Orthodontics. Bridgette lives with her husband John in
Blacksburg SC. She enjoys being with her husband, friends and
family. Bridgette also enjoys going to church
with her family and friends and singing in the church
choir. Bridgette likes riding four wheelers, deer hunting with
her husband and dad, fishing, swimming and going
Customer Service Representative
Joyce brings a positive and enthusiastic spirit to Hannon
Orthodontics. She delivers this energy to our patients
when they call our office. Joyce has spent over 30 years
in Customer Service. Her caring voice is such an asset to
our office. Joyce has a heart for children and truly
cares for the well being of each of our patients. Joyce
lives in Belmont with her husband John. They enjoy
spending time with their family and church. Closest to
Joyce's heart is Ashley and Alex, her granddaughters.
Joyce also enjoys reading, going to the movies and working with
Krystal is one of our newest
members of the Hannon Orthodontics' SmileMakers team.
Krystal graduated from Lake Norman Dental Assistant
School. She joined our team after working a brilliant
internship with our office. She is excited to learn
everything she can to make your experience here at Hannon
Orthodontics the best that it can be. In her spare time, she
and her husband, Jordan, enjoy riding their dirt bikes and four
wheelers whenever possible. They also like to spend time hiking
and fishing in the mountains with family and friends.
Krystal and Jordan live in Dallas, NC with their 2 dogs, Roscoe
P and Daisy Mae.