Meet Our Team
Christina Cochran Certified Dental Assistant
Christina has been working in the dental field since 2005 and has worked with Dr. Yang since 2007. She loves helping patients obtain their perfect smiles and healthy mouth. She also enjoys volunteering in the community.
Christina is married and has one daughter. Her favorite hobbies are spending time with family and friends, reading, and painting.
Becky Spencer Registered Dental Hygienist
Becky has been with Dr Yang’s office for several years. She graduated from UNC-CH and is a Tar Heel fan. She has many years of experience that she brings to the practice. She has been blessed to be able to work with several generations in some of our patient families. Becky is proud of the relationships she has built with her patients and feels like it makes it easier to help them maintain a healthy mouth. Many of her patients she actually considers friends. Other than doing the traditional dental cleanings, x-rays and periodontal treatments, Becky is our OSHA coordinator and our Radiation Safety Officer.
She is married to her husband of almost 40 years and they have 2 grown married children who live nearby. She has 4 grand dogs and 1 grand cat. Becky loves spending time with her family and friends and loves to travel.
Stephanie Burleson Certified Dental Assistant
Stephanie received her associates degree and dental assisting diploma from RCCC in 2013. She has been with the practice since 2015. She is a native of California and has lived in NC since 2007. She currently lives in China Grove, NC with her husband, Nathan, and daughter, Gemma. In her free time, Stephanie enjoys spending time with family and gardening.
Jennifer Cowan Certified Dental Assistant
Jennifer has been a Certified Dental Assistant with Dr. Yang for 17 years. She started with Dr. Yang when she was still in dental assisting school at Rowan Cabarrus Community College. She loves working with all of our patients and says they feel like family.
Jennifer has two young children and a dog that is more rotten then the children! She’s been happily married for over 7 years and loves to cook, be outdoors and travel with family.
Sonya Rosa Registered Dental Hygienist
Sonya is a 1990 graduate from UNC with a bachelor of science degree in dental hygiene. For the past 19 years, she has been a part of Yang Family Dentistry. Sonya enjoys spending much of her free time at the beach with her husband and daughter.
Angela Stoodley Registered Dental Hygienist
Angie has been practicing Dental Hygiene for 27 years, with the last 15 being with Dr Yang. Originally from the Chicago area, she attended and graduated for Southern Illinois University, with an Associate Degree in Applied Science Dental Hygiene. Angie and her husband along with their 3 sons moved to Salisbury in March of 2002 due to a transfer with her husbands career. She enjoys being outdoors, gardening and camping with her family. The most rewarding part of her career has been the patients she has met and the friendships she has made along the way.
Shelly Galloway Office Manager
Shelly Galloway has been a certified dental assistant since 1985 and she has worked as a dental office manager since 1996. Shelly and her husband, Mike, enjoy spending time with family and they enjoy camping and fishing at the North Carolina coast.