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.



Benay Eagan, Lead Dental Assistant


Benay initially joined the practice in 2012 and, after taking time away to have a baby and spend some quality time with him, she returned to work as a dental assistant towards the end of 2017. Benay has many years of experience in the Dental world. She brings so much joy to everyone who knows her and makes it her goal to ensure that each patient feels comfortable in the dental office. Benay enjoys spending time with her family and her dog, harvesting wild foods, farming, winter sports and traveling.










Maya Rourke, Business Assistant 

Maya studied at the Western Oregon University and received a Bachelor of Science in dance with an entrepreneurship minor. She is very capable of handling all of your insurance and billing related questions. She has added a great structure to the back bone of our company, we would be lost without her!! 











Simyra Taback - Business Assistant 
Simyra is the face of our clinic, her cheerful and witty personality has made her a crucial part of our Dental Team. She has over 20 years of wisdom and knowledge in customer care, with people from all over the world. Originally born in Alberta, Canada she has dual citizenship but has been part of our Homer community for two decades. In addition to being an avid wilderness outdoors fanatic, she is also an expert tomahawk thrower. We are pleased that she has joined our Dental Family and encourage you to use her as an excellent resource for all of your dental needs/concerns and questions.