Dr. Cheryl was born and raised in Austin. She graduated from Southwest Texas State University in San Marcos in 1994 with a biology degree. She entered the School of Dentistry at University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, and received her Doctorate of Dental Surgery in 1999.
Dr. Cheryl continued her dental education by attending the Medical College of Georgia Dental College, where she obtained a two-year specialty certificate in pediatric dentistry in 2001. She continued further to achieve Diplomate status with American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. Dr. Cheryl also regularly attends professional meetings and yearly continuing education courses to stay up to date with the current standards of pediatric dentistry.
Dr. Cheryl has been in private practice in New Braunfels since 2001. She initially worked alongside Dr. Rita Warren, then became owner of Children’s Dentistry of New Braunfels in 2003. In 2009, she expanded to a new state-of-the-art facility and renamed the practice: Children’s Dental Ark.
Dr. Cheryl is a member of the following professional dental organizations:
- American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
- American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
- Southwestern Society of Pediatric Dentistry
- San Antonio Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
- American Dental Association
- Texas Dental Association
- River District Dental Society
Dr. Cheryl and her husband have a daughter, three cats, and an awesome Bulldog. She enjoys lake time with her family on the weekends, crafts, and cooking with her daughter. Her family is a super devoted moviegoing family and makes it a point to see as many movies as possible. They also enjoy traveling together when lucky enough to do so.