Meet The Team

At the core of our dental practice is a friendly team of professionals that are dedicated to your utmost comfort and optimal oral health.  We view each patient as a unique individual, and tailor each treatment to your specific needs.  As part of our commitment to providing close, personalized attention to every patient, we want to encourage patient communication.  Please know that we are here to provide outstanding patient care, and that we value the trust you have placed in us.



Krista Bailey Aycock, CDA II

Office Manager

Krista was born and raised in Fairview, NC. She is the youngest of 4 children. Krista graduated from AB-Tech and received her Dental Assisting Degree in 2002, and was awarded the Outstanding Patient Care Award along the way. Krista went on to earn her Associate Degree in 2004. Starting as a Dental Assistant, she eventually moved up to the front desk and loves what she does, especially working with people. Krista resides in Fletcher with her husband Bryan, and their two children, Karleigh and Christopher. Krista enjoys traveling and spending her time with family and friends, and going to UT games. "GO VOLS"!



Kelli Nix, CDA II, RDH

Patient/Insurance Coordinator

Kelli earned an Associate's Degree in Dental Assisting and Dental Hygiene from AB-Technical College.  After several years of patient care as a dental hygienist, she transitioned to the front desk where she welcomes patients and navigates the world of dental insurance and accounts.  She lives in the Fletcher area with her husband Jason and their beloved pets. 



Tonya Tebben, RDH

Dental Hygienist

A graduate of Appalachian State University, Tonya is a Henderson County native and former US Airways flight attendant. As a dental hygienist, patient education proves a large part of her profession.     "It's all connected. It's one long tube and it begins in the mouth. Oral health directly affects overall patient health and I am here to educate and help patients make changes that affect that connection."







Jennifer Ashburn, RDH

Dental Hygienist


 Jennifer "Jen" was born in Chicago and grew up in Hendersonville.  She received her degree in Dental Hygiene in 1998, with prior experience in retail and housing management. She enjoys the fun and relaxed environment at Williams Family Dentistry. Jennifer has a great time working with such genuinely kind and knowledgeable staff members. She loves getting to know new patients and making their dental experience as comfortable and individualized as possible. Her interests include spending time with her family and hiking. 


Hilda Fre

Dental Assistant

Hilda Luisa Fre was born in Puerto Rico, but grew up mostly in South Florida. She also lived in New York, where she first became a Dental Assistant. Hilda has been a Dental Assistant for 40 years. With many years experience in dentistry, being fluent in Spanish, and her extensive knowledge, Williams Family Dentistry considers Hilda to be one of our greatest assets. Hilda has 2 daughters, 5 grandchildren, and a chihuahua that she takes with her wherever she goes. She enjoys hiking, bird watching, all water sports, and spending time with her family. She travels to Florida to visit her family whenever she has the opportunity.





Linda Beck Zietlow, CDA II

Dental Assistant

 After living in Montana for 10 years, Linda and her family relocated to East Flat Rock. She earned her degree in Dental Assisting from AB-Technical College. Williams Family Dentistry welcomed Linda to the practice in May 2009. She enjoys getting to know her patients and looks forward to coming to work. In her free time, Linda enjoys her family, gardening, and being outside in beautiful Western North Carolina.