Who We Are
Based in Tampa, FL, Shore Dental Partners is a fully integrated Dental Service Organization which provides industry leading general and multi-specialty dentistry services, including oral surgery, periodontics, and endodontics. Our management and clinical teams offer our practices a unique hands-on-approach centered on one conviction – that people always come first.
Our talented clinical and operations teams are devoted to creating a lifetime of care for every patient, offering an informed patient experience to promote healthy habits and lifestyles. We treat every patient visit as their first. In short, we operate with a “People First” approach to dentistry, where every clinical and operational process is designed to provide the best support and care for our teams and the patients they serve.
SDP offices reach across Florida, primarily located in secondary markets outside major metropolitan cities such as Tampa, Orlando, Jacksonville, and Fort Meyers. Currently, we have offices in Englewood, St. Armands, Venice, Naples, Palm Coast, Sarasota, Orange City, Lake Nona, Bonita Springs, Marco Island, Jacksonville, and North Port.
Based in Tampa, FL, Shore Dental Partners is a fully integrated Dental Service Organization providing industry leading general and multi-specialty dentistry services, including oral surgery, periodontics, and endodontics.
The entire Shore Dental Partners team embodies the high standards of respect and process excellence set forth by our founders. We believe the people and behaviors of our team have built our unique culture. With over 130 team members in 12 locations throughout FL, we have created an environment where our employees love where they work.
We take care of the day-to-day operational, financial, HR, IT, marketing, and compliance support that every practice needs so our clinicians can focus on their patients. Our supported dentists have clinical autonomy and keep their focus on taking care of their patients.
We’re always looking to share what makes Shore Dental Partners a different DSO experience. Become a part of our unique culture by exploring our current job opportunities today. Join us in our promise to keep people smiling and you’ll be smiling too!
CEO and Board Director
Jim Evanger has been an accomplished CEO and Private Equity Operating Partner for over 20 years. He is adept at transforming companies and currently serves as the CEO and Board Director at Shore Dental Partners.
Jim’s entrepreneurial spirit is undeniable; he founded a multi-franchise retail operation that achieved Franchise 500 status and has taken the helm as CEO of diverse organizations including those in the fields of sleep disorders, behavioral health, and chronic back pain. His innovative thinking, strategic acumen, and dedication to excellence have consistently propelled these enterprises to new heights.
Jim’s educational background includes a bachelors degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and an MBA from Northern Illinois University. His commitment to continuous learning, coupled with his vast experience, establishes him as an inspirational leader in the healthcare industry. Jim’s indominable spirit is a testament to his ability to drive change, inspire growth, and foster success at every turn.
Chief Operating Officer
Rebekah Calhoun is a dynamic and results-driven leader, currently serving as the Chief Operating Officer at Shore Dental Partners. With a proven track record of success in the dental industry, Rebekah brings a wealth of experience and expertise to her role.
Throughout her impressive career, Rebekah has provided invaluable direction to multiple DSOs, leaving a lasting impact on each group. Notably, she served as the COO of Bedi Dental Group and Advanced Dental Management, where her strategic vision and operational excellence led to substantial growth and improved patient care. Rebekah’s journey in the DSO industry began with Dental Partners in both operations and acquisitions.
Rebekah holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Mississippi State University, a testament to her dedication to her craft and her commitment to achieving excellence in every role she takes on. With her unwavering passion for the dental industry and a track record of driving success, Rebekah Calhoun is an exceptional leader who continues to make a significant impact for the DSOs she has worked with.
Chief Financial Officer
Nancy Schiaparelli, currently serving as the Chief Financial Officer at Shore Dental Partners, is an accomplished and innovative business leader. With over a decade of expertise with three large organizations in the dental service industry, Nancy is uniquely positioned to manage and anticipate the diverse needs of a multi-practice, multi-specialty DSO. Her dedication to navigating the complexities of the dental industry has not only garnered her immense respect from peers but has also led to substantial growth for the organizations she has been a part of.
With her Bachelor of Arts in Accounting from Upsala College, Nancy is not just a financial steward but a visionary leader who is adept at blending her financial acumen with a keen business sense that encompasses revenue cycle and supply chain management. She is truly dedicated to shaping the future of Shore Dental Partners and ensuring the organization’s continued growth and prosperity.
Vice President of Marketing
Cindy Berger, whose extensive experience, and strategic prowess have created engaging consumer experiences, serves as Vice President of Marketing with Shore Dental Partners. Cindy’s career journey has been nothing short of impressive, having previously led marketing efforts for Pure Dental Brands and Dental Partners, two prominent Dental Service Organizations. Her diverse background includes marketing for a multi-national consumer packaged goods company, being a part of the startup team at the Golf Channel and serving as Vice President of a major national post-acute healthcare organization, illustrating her ability to excel in a variety of industries.
Cindy holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing from Pace University and an MBA from Texas Women’s University, further solidifying her position as a leader in the marketing world. With her boundless enthusiasm and a track record of outstanding achievements, Cindy Berger is a driving force in transforming the marketing landscape at Shore Dental Partners and beyond.
Vice President of People Operations
Lisa Saucedo is a passionate and consummate people operations senior leader with a proven track record of success across a diverse range of industries. Currently serving as the Vice President of People Operations at Shore Dental Partners, she has brought her innovative and strategic approach to the role, driving organizational excellence, and enhancing the employee experience by teaching and training the foundational core values our company culture is built on.
Lisa earned her BA in psychology from California State University. Leveraging her deep understanding of human psychology, Lisa is a certified life coach, fostering personal and professional growth within the workplace for the last three decades, making her an invaluable asset to the company. Her dedication to helping others succeed, combined with her remarkable leadership abilities, makes Lisa a true visionary in the world of People Operations.
Vice President of Information Systems
Chris Yinger, who is at the forefront of driving technological innovation and excellence in information systems and security, serves as Vice President of Information Systems at Shore Dental Partners. With a stellar career spanning several leadership roles, Chris brings a wealth of experience and expertise to his current position. Previously serving as the Senior Vice President of Information Technology at Physician Partners of America, he played a pivotal role in shaping the organization’s technological strategies, and his vision has always been one step ahead.
Chris earned his Bachelor of Science from the University of South Florida and holds numerous technology and security certifications, underlining his commitment to staying at the forefront of leading-edge technologies. With an unwavering dedication to technological advancement and a track record of successful leadership, Chris Yinger is a driving force in the Information Systems field, making a lasting impact at Shore Dental Partners and beyond.