Our Team

Cynthia A. Goolsby

Treatment Plan Coordinator / Dental Hygienist

A long-time team member, Cynthia earned her degree in Dental Hygiene at Howard College. Her certifications and trainings include:

  • RDH
  • Implant training

She regularly attends continuing education to stay up-to-date. Recent highlights include:

  • Sedation/Emergencies
  • Joy Mills’s “Love’em or Lose’em”
  • International Congress of Oral Implantology

Cynthia is married, with two sons and three grandchildren. In addition to spending time with family, she likes to travel.

Jessica M. McCord

Registered Dental Assistant

As one of Permian Basin Smiles’ dental assistants, Jessica assists your dentist chairside during treatments. She is a graduate of Kaplan University. Her certifications and trainings include:

  • RDA
  • CPR certification
  • OSHA
  • Teaching with VIP Dental Assisting School

She is married to Cody Wayne, and they are parents to five beautiful children: Aubriana (7), Payton (5), Paige (5), Malayah (4), and Cody Wayne II (2). She loves spending all her free time with her kids and husband, going outdoors and camping. She also enjoys staying active by playing games and different sports with her family.

Tamara Porter

Scheduling Coordinator

Tamara is an Odessa native and a graduate of Odessa High. As one of Permian Basin Smiles’ Scheduling Coordinators, she helps you in scheduling your appointments. Her certifications and trainings include:

  • CPR certification
  • OSHA

Tamara is married to James Porter. When she’s not at the office, she enjoys shopping, the outdoors, her dogs Star,Precious and Buster, and spending time with family.

Krystal Barrera

Insurance Coordinator

As a Insurance Coordinator, Krystal helps you to schedule treatments with your Permian Basin Smiles Dental team. Her certifications and trainings include:

  • Dental Assisting (RDH)
  • HIPPA training
  • CPR certification

She and her husband, Mark, have two sons: Anthony and Brayden. In her time away from the office, she enjoys traveling with her family, backyard barbecues, and watching her boys play sports.

Alexis Doan

Registered Dental Hygienist

Alexis graduated from Permian High School in 2013 and received her Associates Degree in Dental Hygiene from Howard College in 2017. Other certifications and trainings include:

  • CPR
  • Nitrous Oxide Sedation
  • OSHA 

As a dental hygienist, Alexis loves interacting with people and helping them achieve healthy and beautiful smiles. Patients value her knowledgeable care, gentle touch, and friendly attitude. She enjoys the cutting edge equipment and positive environment at Permian Basin Smiles. Alexis enjoys spending time traveling, hiking, fishing, and going to the beach.


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