Meet Our Team
Karyn, a Southern California resident from birth, has lived in South Orange County since 2008 with her daughter Madisyn and their adorable pets. She graduated with a B.S in Human Services Management in 2013 and has been working in the non-profit sector and treatment center industry since graduation. She has over fifteen years of hospitality background and finds it extremely rewarding to be a part of making someone's day a little brighter. In her free time you can spot her paddle boarding with her daughter in the Dana Point harbor, hiking the Whiting Ranch trails or spending time at the various dog beaches in Orange County with her daughter and their beloved Lab mix "Bella".
Front Office Coordinator
Tammy recently joined our clinical surgery team. She received her Dental Assisting Certificate and Radiology License from Regional Occupation Program in 2010. She worked part time while attending Cal State University of Fullerton. After graduating in 2016 with a Bachelors degree in Biology, Tammy discovered her passion for the medical field and had enjoyed Oral Surgery. She loves communicating with her surgical patients and is very genuine. She also demonstrates a natural ability to empathize and understand how her patients are feeling. In her spare time Tammy likes to go to the beach and spend time with friends and family.
Krissy was born and raised in Orange County. She graduated from Everest Collage to pursue Dental assisting, and continuing to grow in the dental field. She takes great pride in caring for patients. Krissy enjoys being in Oral Surgery because of the advanced procedures that help people restore their confidence and smiles! Krissy is glad to be apart of Dr. Vaughan's team because,"We all work together and treat our patients like family." Out of the office Krissy enjoys watching all kinds of sporting events, hiking with her dog Kona, and spending time with her family.