Meet our Assistants


Roxanna Salas, R.D.A.

Roxanna Salas, R.D.A.

Dental Assistant

Roxanna has been with Henderson Family Dentistry since 2018. She was born and raised in Henderson, Texas. Roxanna says her favorite thing about working here is that "everyone is very friendly and helpful." In her spare time she loves to travel to the beach and other places around the world, she referees soccer games and loves spending time with family and friends.
Ashley Rios, R.D.A.

Ashley Rios, R.D.A.

Dental Assistant

Ashley has been with Henderson Family Dentistry since 2020. She was born and raised in Lufkin and Henderson, Texas where she currently lives with her three beautiful children, Luis, Giselle and Natalie. Ashley says her favorite thing about working here is "The environment, everyone is so kind and helpful. In her spare time she enjoys working out and going to crossfit, and most of all spending time with her family and friends.
Shanan Coats, R.D.A.

Shanan Coats, R.D.A.

Dental Assistant

Shanan has been a R.D.A. since 2010, and has been with Henderson Family Dentistry since 2010. She was born in Columbus, Ohio and raised in Nacogdoches, Texas. She lives in Henderson with her husband Shannon. They have 3 children; Colin, Casey and Jessica. Shanan says that her favorite thing about working here is “The patients!” In her spare time, she enjoys camping, participating in mission projects and spending time with her family.
Wendy Vandefifer, R.D.A.

Wendy Vandefifer, R.D.A.

Dental Assistant

Wendy has been a R.D.A. since 2005, and has been with Henderson Family Dentistry since 2012. She lives in Henderson with her husband Justin and their children, Mason, Trenton, Kloe and Judge. Wendy says her favorite thing about working here is "Making people feel better about themselves. I enjoy working with such a wonderful and caring group of people." In her spare time she likes spending time with her kids, going to different sporting events, and hanging out with friends and family.
Erika Estrella, R.D.A.

Erika Estrella, R.D.A.

Dental Assistant

Erika has been with Henderson Family Dentistry since 2014. She currently lives in Kilgore Texas. Erika says her favorite thing about working here is getting to be a part of smile transformations. The happiness and confidence she sees from the patients is rewarding in itself. Erika is also thankful for the wonderful friendships she has formed with other staff members. In her free time she enjoys working out, traveling, attending church, and spending time with friends and family.
Ashley Mejias, R.D.A.

Ashley Mejias, R.D.A.

Dental Assistant

Ashley has been with Henderson Family Dentistry since 2014. She currently lives in Henderson with her husband Angel and two children, Alexander and Avery. Ashley says that her favorite thing about working here are the awesome co workers and Doctors. In her spare time she enjoys fishing, sports, reading, kayaking, just being outdoors, and best of all spending time with family and friends.
Yadi Salaies, R.D.A.

Yadi Salaies, R.D.A.

Dental Assistant

Yadi has been a R.D.A. since 2010, and has been with Henderson Family Dentistry since 2019. She was born in California, raised in Mexico and currently lives in Beckville with her husband Robert, they have four children together Jose, Andre, Isai, and Joey.Yadi says her favorite thing about working here is "how much the doctors care about their patients and the staff is always there to help when needed.' In her spare time she enjoys spending time with family, She and her husband enjoy the outdoors, exercise, bike rides, hiking and traveling.
Faith Haley, R.D.A.

Faith Haley, R.D.A.

Dental Assistant

Faith has been with Henderson Family Dentistry since 2019. She was born and raised in Henderson, Tx where she currently lives with her husband Heath and their four fur babies. Faith says her favorite thing about working here is " I love getting to meet new people everyday." In her spare time she loves to travel with her husband whenever they can. They always visit the zoo of every city they travel to. When not traveling you can find her working on her latest DIY project around the house or watching movies with her dogs and three kittens.
Krysti Peacock, R.D.A.

Krysti Peacock, R.D.A.

Dental Assistant

Krysti has been a R.D.A. since 2018 and has been with Henderson Family Dentistry since Sept. 2020. She was born and raised in Henderson. She has one daughter Korie who is 6. Krysti said her favorite thing about working here is" the fun atmosphere, i love all the different personalities, I have already made a lot of new friends in my short time working here. Everyone is so welcoming and treats me like family. In her spare time she enjoys crafting, camping, and being outside. Mostly spending time with her daughter who is the perfect mixture of sweet and spunky.