Dental Staff

Sue Baxter-Parsons, Hygienist 

Sue has been working with Dr. Marley for over a decade. She graduated at the Lane Community College in 1995. She is extremely committed to her patients and shows great concern for their individual needs. Sue loves her career choice, and it shows. She has been immensely impressed with Dr. Marley's skill level and has enjoyed watching as he has advanced so successfully into the surgical field of dentistry. Sue moved to Alaska in 2001. She has a son who is a world champion Jiu Jitsu wrestler. She enjoys fishing trips and traveling with her adoring husband, Charlie. Her other interests are hiking, gardening, cooking, reading, and playing with her 3 dogs and 2 cats.

Elizabeth Roedl, Hygienist 

Elizabeth Roedl joined our office as a dental assistant in 2007, and after earning her degree in dental hygiene she rejoined in the summer of 2016 as a dental hygienist. She is back and better than ever, bringing her new skill set and positive attitude. When Elizabeth is not working, she is spending time with her two adorable children and husband. Elizabeth is also a fitness fanatic. She is passionate about running but also loves biking, skiing and strength training.

Vicky Merrell, Lead Dental Assistant 

Vicky joined our office in 2012. She came to us with over 5 years of experience working as a dental assistant. Vicky finds great satisfaction in helping our nervous and anxious patients have a positive experience during their treatment. Vicky has been volunteering with the Homer Volunteer Fire Department as an EMT I since January 2014. She is currently pursuing a nursing degree at KPC. When not at work, studying, or at the fire hall, she enjoys baking, reading, hiking, and doting on her rescue Chihuahua, Choco, with her loving husband, Daniel.

Emily Wisdom, Dental Assistant 

Emily joined our office in the summer of 2014. She brings with her to our office many years of assisting experience. When she is the assistant for your procedure, you feel like your friend is right there by your side. In Emily's free time, she enjoys traveling around the world and hanging out with her friends and family.


Maggie McCormick, Business Assistant 

Maggie joined our team in the summer of 2011. She loves working with people and helping them receive the best care possible. Maggie works in our front office answering the phones, scheduling appointments, and working with insurance. Maggie enjoys spending time with her wonderful husband, Dave, and their 2 children. She adores baking and cooking with her daughter & watching her son play football. Whenever she can find the time, she loves to sing and act.

Rebecca Johnson, Business Assistant 

Becca joined our team in the summer of 2016. She is originally from Minnesota where she earned her bachelor's degree from Minnesota State University, Mankato. Becca moved to Alaska in the fall of 2014, with her loving husband, who is a commercial salmon fisherman. She enjoys taking photos, traveling, reading, baking banana bread and going on hikes with her adorable Australian shepherd, Prince.