Dr. Cloninger takes great pride in his highly qualified, personable and professional staff. Each was selected based not only on their individual qualifications, but also on their dedication to providing the best possible patient care available.
Office ManagerCheryl has been with Dr. Cloninger since September 2001. She has worked chair side and front office and enjoys doing both. She also has her Radiation Certification from CPCC. Cheryl is always ready to lend a hand wherever needed to ensure that the office is running smoothly and the patients are well taken care of. She is married to Gary and has 2 grown children and 2 grandchildren. Heather & Jeremy Sapp (Cason) and Bradley & Caitlin Morris (Lillie). In her spare time, she loves spending time with her family, especially her grand kids who are the light of her life!
Dental HygienistJennifer is a graduate of Cherryville High School. After graduating, she attended Spartanburg Community College, where she earned her dental assisting certification in 2005. She then decided to continue her education and graduated from Catawba Valley Community College in 2012 where she earned her Associates degree in Dental Hygiene. Jennifer enjoys building long lasting relationships with her patients, and helping them to achieve their perfect smile. She is married to Josh, and has a three-year-old daughter named Shelbie. In her free time, Jennifer enjoys spending time with her family, swimming and gardening.
Dental AssistantKimberly is a certified dental assistant. She has been working with Dr. Cloninger’s office since 2010. Kimberly enjoys helping all patients achieve happy, healthy smiles. She is married to Casey and has one son, Tucker. In her spare time, she loves fishing, swimming, hiking, working out and spending time with her family, friends, and her pets.
Dental HygienistKimberley is a graduate of Cherryville High School. After graduating, she attended Central Piedmont Community College where she earned her dental assisting certification in 2001. After assisting for over 5 years, Kimberley decided to further her education in the dental profession. She attended Catawba Valley Community College where she earned her Associate degree in Dental Hygiene in 2007. She enjoys building relationships with her patients and educating them on the importance of their overall dental health. Kimberley is married and has two beautiful daughters, Kendall and Karsyn. She enjoys spending time with her family and any outdoor activities.
Front DeskTonya is one of our front desk receptionists. She has been in the dental profession since 2006. She moved to Cherryville in 2011 and began her career with Dr. Cloninger. Tonya enjoys working with patients to ensure they are well taken care of. She is married to Randy and has three children and one grandchild, Kaitlyn, Hailey, Kemper and Carter. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, camping and crafting.
Dental AssistantShelby is a registered dental assistant and has been working with Dr. Cloninger’s office since 2018. Shelby enjoys interacting with all patients. She is married to Joey and has one son, Owen. In her spare time, she enjoys swimming, hiking and spending time with her family.
Dental AssistantCarmen is a registered dental assistant and has been with Dr. Cloninger’s office since 2018. Carmen enjoys working with patients. In her spare time, she enjoys photography, vinyl crafts (t-shirts and stickers), jewelry making and spending time with her boyfriend, Seth, and her two dogs, Titus and Dodge.
Kristel is one of our front office receptionists. She has 25+ experience in the medical and dental fields. She has been working with Dr. Cloninger’ s office since 2019. Kristel enjoys making the office experience as enjoyable as possible for each patient. She is married to Brad and has two sons, Brady and Matthew. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with friends and family and watching baseball (especially if her boys are playing).