Meet Our Staff

At Macke Dental Care, we are pleased to have so many patients who have been coming to us for so long. Their loyalty and friendship is very gratifying. But just as important to us is the dedicated team we have assembled. We are a small group. That’s how we want to keep our practice in order to preserve the relaxed feeling and personalized care that keeps our patients coming back. Our office manager, Nancy Queen, and two dental hygienists, Jenn Goodman and Becky Turner, are part of that dedicated team. Experienced, knowledgeable, and very personable, they have played a major role in building and nurturing our practice.


Nancy Queen, Office Manager

The soft voice you hear on the phone reminding you of your appointment or greeting you (usually by your first name) as you walk in the door at Macke Dental Care, belongs to Nancy Queen, our office manager since 1994. Besides serving as our gracious receptionist, Nancy is responsible for scheduling, billing, filing insurance claims, and answering patients’ questions about procedures, financial matters, or almost anything.

Before joining Dr. Rose, Nancy worked for six other dental practices. She received her initial training at age 18 when she helped out in her godfather’s dental practice in her hometown of Gastonia, North Carolina. While attending Western Carolina University, Nancy decided she wanted to fly. She left the university to go to Eastern Airlines Flight Attendant School in Atlanta, and was based there for the seven years she flew with the airline. During this time, Nancy married her childhood sweetheart, Cliff Queen. They settled in Atlanta, had two daughters, Angela and Jennifer, and Nancy resumed her career in dentistry. Since her husband died in 1998, Nancy fills her life spending time with her daughters and two granddaughters, doing volunteer work with her church. Nancy also finds her job with Macke Dental Care “very pleasant and fulfilling.” She says, “It’s a very open office. We get to know our patients, and they get to know us. We really do care.”


Jenn Goodman, Registered Dental Hygienist

Jenn Goodman joined the Macke Dental Care staff in April 2011 after working eight years for a dental practice in Marietta, Georgia. She says she most enjoys “customizing a dental hygiene program for each of my patients.”

Jenn graduated with honors and an associate’s degree in dental hygiene from Floyd Junior College (renamed Georgia Highlands College) in Rome, Georgia in 2003. During her training, Jenn was honored as an exemplary student, receiving the Procter & Gamble Preventive Dentistry Award, the S. Truett Cathy Leadership Scholarship, and a Rome-Floyd County Dental Society Scholarship. She also was selected for Who’s Who Among America’s Junior Colleges, and was the first-place winner in the Georgia Dental Hygiene Association’s (GDHA) table clinic in 2003.

Born in Illinois, Jenn moved with her family to the Kennesaw area of Atlanta when she was eight years old. She and her husband, Jay, a physics teacher at North Paulding High School, have a young son, Andrew, and daughter, Emily, and live in Dallas, Georgia. An avid runner, Jenn has participated in several half marathons, but most of her leisure time is spent enjoying family activities.


Becky Turner, Registered Dental Hygienist

Becky Turner started her career in dentistry in 1985 after receiving an associate in science degree in dental hygiene from Palm Beach College in Lake Worth, Florida. Her first job was with a general dentistry practice in Palm Beach, where she worked for three years. After marrying, Becky and her husband, Bob Turner, eventually moved to Atlanta. Bob retired and Becky worked for four other dental practices until 1998 when she joined Dr. Rose. Here she has stayed, because “I like that our practice is built on honesty and fairness. It’s a very relaxed, friendly atmosphere, and I have gotten to really know my patients.” Over her years in practice, Becky developed a special interest and skill in periodontal treatments and therapy.

Becky was born and grew up in the west Texas town of Brady. Later, living in Florida, Becky worked in various administrative jobs until becoming a flight attendant with Air Florida in Miami. She flew 10 years before making the career change to dental hygiene. Becky’s leisure time revolves around Bob, her five stepchildren, and eight step-grandchildren.