Meet Our Friendly Frederick, MD Dental Office Staff

Office Manager

After living in Baltimore for 25 years Nicole she has returned to her hometown.
She has 23 years’ experience in the health and wellness industry in a variety of specialties, including massage therapy, aesthetics, oral surgery, periodontics and dental insurance.  Nicole’s belief in transparency is paramount to fostering lasting relationships with the practices’ patients. She values providing treatment planning for patients and providing dental insurance estimates.

Nicole is crazy about her French bulldogs: Melvin and Mona. She spends much of her free time volunteering for a MD raptor rehabilitation center where she is under a Master Rehabilitator apprenticeship. Nicole also enjoys cooking international cuisine and baking confections.


Registered Dental Hygienist
Mary earned her A.A. degree in dental hygiene in 1985 from Allegany Community College and has been working with Dr. Sherman ever since. In order to provide her patients with the highest quality care possible, Mary has taken many continuing education courses. Her goal is to bring all her patients to the highest level of periodontal health possible. 

Mary is married and has one son. During her free time, she enjoys showing her dogs, embroidery/sewing, and spending time with family.


Certified Dental Assistant
Alicja joined Sherman Smiles in 2017, bringing with her 12 years’ experience including periodontics, orthodontics, and oral surgery. She enjoys being a part of the life-changing experience that our fabulous patients go through under the care of Dr. Sherman. 

In her free time she enjoys cooking, outdoor activities and she cherishes the special moments with her friends and family.