Meet Our Bullard Dental Team
Angela Hallmark, Dental Assistant
Angela joined our practice early in 2012. She has been in the field of dentistry since 1992 as a registered dental assistant! Her advanced knowledge in every aspect of dentistry allows her to provide guidance and training in all areas of the office. Angela loves working as our TruDenta (headache) therapist because she can relate to her patients having migraines and she is able to help relieve their pain. When she is not at work, Angela enjoys spending time with her husband, two children, and other family and friends.
Leann Garza, Patient Care Coordinator
Leann first started with our practice in 2010, helping patients through diagnosis, treatment planning, and financial arrangements as our Patient Care Coordinator. She began her career in dentistry after attending dental assisting school in 1984. She went on to work as a chairside assistant for over 25 years. For Leann, the continuing advancements in dentistry help keep her career path interesting and rewarding. Her years of experience serve her well in helping her relate to patients the benefits and options of restorative care. Our team is lucky to have her experience and skill in the office!
Altina Sala, Registered Dental Hygienist
Altina started her career as a Registered Dental Hygienist in 2000 after graduating from the Tyler Junior College Dental Hygiene program. She has worked in the Tyler area for the past 12 years before joining our team in August of 2014. She is a very passionate person and brings that passion to our office by way of helping our patients reach their full potential in their oral health.
Altina is married to one of the pastors of Central Baptist Church in Tyler, and they have two grown children. Before work each morning, she runs anywhere from 4 to 8 miles and is always training for some type of marathon, triathlon, or bike tour. She is also a thrill seeker and enjoys skydiving and traveling to exotic places.
Brianna Richardson, Certified Dental Assistant/Business Assistant
Brianna is a Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) through Dental Assisting National Board Inc. who originally came to us from Western New York. Her passion for dentistry began in 2009, when she attended the Western New York Dental Assisting School. She is the fundraising coordinator for the youth group at Christ Gospel Church, and she also enjoys cooking and sewing. She currently resides in South Tyler with her husband Zach.
Tammy Bourassa, Dental Assistant
For the past 24 years, Tammy Bourassa has worked in the dental profession as a Dental Assistant. One year ago, she joined Dr. Tad Morgan’s office to help provide familiesin the area with exceptional dental care. Upon graduating Rodgers City High School in her hometown of Rogers City, Michigan, she attended Washtenaw Community College, where she became a Registered Dental Assistant with Expanded Duties. As a natural outgoing and social butterfly, she enjoys patient interaction while making patients feel relaxed. She joined Dr. Morgan’s practice to provide patients with a positive experience while at the dental office. Originally a native to Michigan, she moved to Texas to be near her daughter and grandchild. When she is not helping patients receive comfortable dental care, she enjoys spending time at the beach. In addition to her love for water, she loves various sports, including swimming and hockey.
Renee Phillips, Dental Assistant
Renee’ is a fantastic addition to our dental assistant team. Originally from Lovelady, Texas, Renee’ attended Tyler Junior College and has completed certifications in Clinical Mastery Occlusion 1, Trudenta, and dental medical responder training. She says her favorite thing about her job is being able to connect with patients and providing a calm, fun environment while working alongside Dr. Morgan. When she’s not at the office, you can find Renee’ cheering on the Houston Texans or spending time outside with her fiance and their two dogs, Robin and Lykos.
Lindi - Dental Hygienist
After graduating in 1999, Lindi began her career as a dental hygienist and has remained in the Tyler area for over 17 years. She loves caring for her patients and teaching them about how to maintain a healthy smile. Lindi enjoys training with her horse for english hunter/jumper events. She also enjoys boating, fishing, and traveling with her husband and four kids.