ROSEMARY STUARD, Office Manager and Receptionist

Rosemary grew up in Mize, Mississippi.  She graduated from Mize High School in 1978. Rosemary studied Business at Jones Community College and at the University of Southern Mississippi.  Today she has worked within the field of denistry for twenty years and has been a part of the Stuard Dental Clinic since 1992. 

Rosemary is the office administrator.  She maintains a managerial function within the clinic.  Her responsibilities include, but are not limited to, patient in-take, insurance procurement and the management of payment strategy.  Rosemary is also responsible for coordinating treatment plans for the doctor. 



MELISSA LEGGIT, RDH, Dental Hygienist 

Melissa grew up in Collins, Mississippi.  She graduated from Collins High School in 1989, Jones Community College in 1991, University of Southern MIssissippi in 1993 and  from Pearl River Community College School of Dental Hygiene in 1998.  Since 2002, she has worked as a Dental Hygienist for the Stuard Dental Clinic.  __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

JAMIE PEDEN, RDH, Dental Hygienist

Jamie grew up in Magee, Mississippi.  She graduated from Pensicola Christian Academy in 1999. Jamie graduated in 2003 from Pear River Community College School of Dental Hygiene.  Since 2005, Jamie has worked as a part-time Dental Hygienist for the Stuard Dental Clinic.


TABITHA LOWERY, Dental Assistant

Tabitha grew up in Mount Olive, Mississippi, and  graduated from Mt. Olive High School in 2001.  Tabitha has assisted  Dr. Stuard for  ten years, and  also helps with front office duties when needed. 

As a part of her daily routine, she performs various front office tasks, such as office over-flow and assists Dr. Stuard with patients.