About The Faculty

Richard “Nate” Schott, D.D.S. – Owner

Dr. Schott is part of a Murfreesboro tradition of dental comfort and care. He is a 1991 graduate of the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry and is a leader in continuing education, policy and procedural issues. Dr. Schott has lectured extensively throughout the United States and has dedicated his professional career to providing his patients with the best that dentistry has to offer.

Dr. Schott is continually upgrading his practice on the newest dental techniques and approaches to offer state-of-the-art, comfortable and personalized care for his patients. He has completed courses in Aesthetic Functional Dentistry, Total Patient Care & TMJ (Jaw Pain) Relief Disorders. Additionally, Dr. Schott is a member of the American Dental Association.

Dr. Schott enjoys teaching and training others, especially those new to the dental field. It has been his vision to open the TN Professional Training Institute and provide an opportunity that has provided an opportunity for students in Middle Tennessee to be able to pursue their dental careers while attending a school using the newest, most cutting edge technology in the dental field.
Annette HarbisonAnnette Harbison – Educator

Annette started her dental career in 2003 after graduating from TN Technology Center with a CDA/RDA. She has a passion for teaching & loves helping patients achieve a better quality of life through a healthier smile. In her career, she has worked in general dentistry, pediatrics & endodontics & instructed for six years. In her time off, she enjoys spending time with family & friends.”

Sheila Cagle Sheila Cagle – Educator/Recruiter

Sheila Cagle lives in Manchester and has been an RDA for 15 years. When she is not teaching she enjoys spending time with her friends, family and especially her two precious grandsons.

She volunteers at Manchester’s local theatre working with young actors sharing her love of the arts and has helped with many productions both on and off stage. She has experience in General, Cosmetic, Oral Surgery, Sedation, Pediatrics as well as Orthodontics. “Teaching is my passion and I love to help new RDA’s begin their journey in Dentistry”.