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Our Team


Pierce Family Dentistry Team

Shannon Forbes
Office Manager

Shannon is the first voice you hear when you call Pierce Family Dentistry. She has been in the dental field for over twenty years. Shannon worked as a dental assistant in endodontics and general dentistry prior to moving to office manager, a position she currently enjoys. She received her bachelor’s degree from Winthrop University in Rock Hill, SC.

Shannon is a South Carolina native from Columbia. She has been in the Charleston area since 1992. She lives in Mt. Pleasant with her husband and has two college aged kids that are her pride and joy. In her free time, Shannon enjoys long bike rides, going to the beach, and spending time with her family.

Kristen Bowman, RDH
Dental Hygienist

Kristen is originally from Philadelphia (Go Eagles!) and has been a dental hygienist for over 10 years. She lives in Mount Pleasant with her husband Dan, their 2 year old son Lucas and two fur babies Cooper and Chloe. When she is not busy fighting periodontal disease, you can find her enjoying all the activities the Lowcountry has to offer.

Amy Maddox, RDH
Dental Hygienist

Amy Maddox has been a dental hygienist over 20 years. She graduated from Greenville Technical College and later earned a Bachelor of Health Sciences from MUSC. She still has a passion for continuing education in many aspects of Dentistry.

Amy has been married 21 years to her high school sweetheart, and has two children, Luke and Lily.  She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, and her dog, Lacie.  Other hobbies include yard work, snow skiing, jazzercise, and traveling.

Dental Assistant

Caroline Poole
Denatl Assistant

Caroline is an EDDA and has been working in the Charleston area for a little over 5 years. She enjoys helping patients feel at ease and comfortable throughout their dental visits. She is quick with a smile and her happy personality is contagious. She was born in Charleston, but grew up in Asheville, NC. Caroline relocated to Charleston during her senior year of high school. It was during this year that she met her husband Nick. Caroline and Nick have 2 dogs, Max and Lola. They enjoy spending quality time with their families and taking their dogs on long walks.