Our Team

Our team at Alberni Valley Dental


Tasha Sutton (BHSc, RDH)

Tasha has almost 25 years of clinical experience in dental hygiene and continues to maintain her education in all areas of patient care. She has received extensive training in the use of diode lasers for treatment of gum disease, continues to learn new techniques for pain management and understands her integral role in the early detection of oral cancer. Additionally she has expertise in identification of improper jaw movements which contribute to problems such as headaches, tooth sensitivity, sleep apnea and lock-jaw. 

Tasha grew up in Port Alberni, has been married for 30 years and has 2 grown children. She enjoys small town life, the outdoors and running with her dog.

Christina Tewinkel (CDA/Reception)

Christina is a CDA Receptionist who enjoys working in a people oriented environment. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends as well as gardening and reading.

Donna Reynolds (CDA/ Office Coordinator)

Donna was a CDA now receptionist /Office Coordinator who has worked only in the dental industry since she graduated as a CDA. She chose this industry because of her joy of working with and helping other people. Outside of work you can find Donna with her family and friends, gardening, woodworking and painting with oils.

Crystal Quinn (CDA)

Crystal graduated from CNC Dental Assisting Program in 2014. She recently relocated to Port Alberni and is enjoying island life. Crystal enjoys the beach and being with her husband and children.

April Davidson (CDA)

April graduated from the Dental Assisting program at VIU in 2018. April recently joined the Alberni Valley team in May and loves caring for patients. When April is not enjoying her new career as a dental assistant you can find her spending time in the outdoors and with family and friends.