Meet the Team

At Holladay Dental Studio, our dental team is committed to providing you with high-quality dental care and outstanding customer service. Our staff members are friendly, gentle, and experienced, and our patients’ satisfaction is always our highest priority. Please feel free to ask us any questions you may have; we are happy to assist you however we can!

Dr. Ericksen

Dr. Andrew G. Ericksen, DDS grew up near Holladay, UT and attended the local high school, Olympus High. He graduated with honors from the University of Utah with a Bachelor of Science degree in International Studies. He went on to attend Creighton University School of Dentistry in Omaha, NE. Since receiving his DDS, Dr. Ericksen has worked at Holladay Dental Studio.

Dr. Ericksen is the only Associate Fellow with the American Academy of Implant Dentistry in Salt Lake Valley and has been a member since 2010. In 2011, he completed the Whitecap Institute’s Guided Implant Residency and advanced implant courses on sinus lifts and tissue grafting. He has also completed certificates with the Global Institute for Dental Education in sinus grafting, A to Z implant dentistry, aesthetic implant therapy, advanced implant therapy, and implants for edentulous patients. Dr. Ericksen is dedicated to his education, completing around 50 to 60 hours of continuing education courses each year.

In addition to his excellence in implant dentistry, Dr. Ericksen has extensive experience in endodontic treatment, crown and bridge restorations, composite restorations, extractions, Invisalign, and orthodontics. With his ability to complete a wide variety of procedures we are able to provide all of our patients care without having to refer them to another specialist.

Dr. Ericksen finds joy in solving complicated problems for his patients. He and his wife, Liz, live in Holladay with their three daughters, Gwen, Kate, and Emma. When not practicing dentistry, Dr. Ericksen loves to hike, ski, play basketball, and follow local sports.

Dr. Dickerson, Associate Dentist

Dr. Darin Dickerson DMD was born and raised in Utah. He attended Weber State University majoring in zoology then later attended the University of Louisville School of Dentistry where he graduated in 2002 with his DMD Degree.

Dr. Dickerson has practiced in many areas of dentistry in Utah, Arizona, and Nebraska, including the Community Health Centers of Utah. He has participated in continuing education for endodontics, implant placement and restoration, oral surgery, esthetic smile improvement, and Invisalign. He loves Dentistry and is passionate about helping his patients and developing lasting relationships with them.

He now lives in South Jordan with his wife and their eight children. Dr. Dickerson loves to ski, golf, explore, read and draw. He also enjoys woodworking and spending time with his family.

Dr. Kiran Napa, Associate Dentist

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Emily, Hygiene Coordinator

Emily grew up in Pocatello, Idaho and moved to Salt Lake with her family. Emily and her husband now reside in Eagle Mountain, Utah. After completing her nursing prerequisites at the University of Utah she decided to take a turn and join our team in January 2018. With years of customer service experience she enjoys building relationships with patients and ensuring they have a comfortable stay.

She enjoys spending her time outdoors whether it be hiking with her pup Kara, boating, swimming, camping, and she will never pass up any reason to travel.

Chrissy Thayer,  Hygiene Team Lead

Chrissy is a native Utahan, born and raised in South Jordan, Utah.  In her senior year at Bingham High School, she got into the Dental Assisting Course, and absolutely loved it.  After 10 years of assisting, she decided she really wanted to be more involved with patients’ oral health.  She then started her education in Dental Hygiene at Salt Lake Community College.  “The best part of my job is the relationships I build with my patients.  Not only do dental hygienists get to improve the health and look of their patients’ teeth, we get to see these same patients every 6 months and catch up with what’s going on in their lives.”

Chrissy’s hobbies include traveling with her husband and spending time with their dogs in nature.

Mallory McLane, Registered Dental Hygienist

Mallory was born and raised in Truckee, California and attended college in Reno, Nevada. After graduating from the dental hygiene program at TMCC she moved to Salt Lake City to start her career. She went to Ensenada, Mexico with The Flying Docs in the summer of 2016 to offer dental hygiene services in under-privileged villages and hopes to do that again someday. Mallory loves being a dental hygienist and interacting with her patients.

She spends most of her time outside of work with her dogs Bentley and Kona. She also enjoys crossfit, hiking, being at the lake, camping, spending time with friends and family, and eating.

Lisa Glenn, Registered Dental Hygienist

Lisa graduated with honors from her dental hygiene program in 2009. She is enthusiastic and loves being a dental hygienist at Holladay Dental Studio. She strives to help her patients attain optimal oral health.
Lisa was born and raised in Salt Lake City, Utah. She currently lives in West Jordan with her husband, their two little boys, and dog. Lisa loves participating in humanitarian work – she has traveled to North and South Vietnam with Children of Peace International as well as participated in many events here at home. She educates school children and Special Olympics participants about oral health, works with the VA Hospital for Homeless Veterans’ Day, and even participates in Sealants for Smiles.
When Lisa is not working, she also enjoys boating, camping, hiking, watching sports, and spending time with friends and family.

Trisha Anderson, Clinical Lead, Dental Assistant

Trish has been working for Holladay Dental Studio since March 2016. She graduated from Academy of Dental Careers as a Dental Assistant in October of 2008 and has over 10 years of customer service experience. She excels at providing a comfortable and positive experience to every patient. She loves being a dental assistant and enjoys working with the team at Holladay Dental Studio.

In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family outdoors, barbequing, water skiing, playing with her two dogs, and making memories with her family. She is married with 3 children, 2 boys and 1 girl.

Michell Walters, Dental Assistant

Michell has been working for Holladay Dental Studio since May of 2019. She is a licensed Phlebotomist and has 15 years of customer service experience. She loves her job working with teeth, and learning new things. She strives to do her best work and provide the best experience for every patient every time. She loves being a dental assistant and helping patients and team members succeed.


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Lacey was born and raised in Salt Lake City, Utah. She graduated from the Fortis College program of Dental Hygiene in the Spring of 2017 and spent 3 years working as a Dental Hygienist in Green River, Wyoming. She is excited to be back home in Utah and has been working at Holladay Dental Studio since early 2020. Lacey values education and consistently works on learning and practicing the latest methods and techniques. She works hard to provide a positive and educational experience for all of her patients and looks forward to developing relationships with them.

In her spare time, Lacey enjoys spending quality time with her husband, daughter, and two dogs. Lacey has an ultimate goal of traveling the world to help underserved populations with their oral hygiene needs.


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