Meet Our Staff
Vicky Tolbert, MBA Office Manager
Vicky is a true Charleston native. She graduated from the College of Charleston and just recently received her MBA with concentration in Health Care Management. She has 20 years’ experience in the medical field. Vicky meets with patients following their consult with a surgeon to give quotes, discuss financial options and schedule surgeries. In her free time, Vicky is busy with her four year old twin girls that love to play at the beach, pool, and park.
Jessica Sulce, R.N.
Originally from New Jersey, Jessica moved to Charleston in the fall of 2015 and started with our practice shortly thereafter. After attending Coastal Carolina University, she started working as a Licensed Practical Nurse at The Plastic Surgery Institute of Washington. While working full time, Jessica went back to school to further her education. After attaining her Registered Nurse Degree, she then relocated back to South Carolina. With over eight years of Plastic Surgery experience, she has an extensive knowledge base in Breast Reconstruction as well as Aesthetic Surgery. Jessica is skilled in many areas from circulating in the operating room to treating patients with UltraShape, VelaShape, Protégé Elite RF and SkinPen Microneedling. She enjoys live music, downtown Charleston, traveling abroad with her husband and spending time with friends and family.
Meghan Smith, Certified Scrub Tech
Meghan is our Surgical Tech who joined the Sweetgrass Plastic Surgery team in the winter of 2015. She works alongside Dr. Schimpf and Dr. Crantford assisting in all surgeries and procedures. It is her goal to provide superlative care to patients before, during, and after their treatment. She takes pleasrue in helping individuals feel comfortable and satisfied throughout their experience. Meghan is Board Certified upon passing the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting exam. When not working she is a true southerner who enjoys the outdoors and spending time with her family.
Christine Lafond, Patient Care Coordinator
Bio coming soon.
Alysha Jackson, Patient Care Coordinator
Alysha is one of the friendly faces you will see upon entering our office. She is a Charleston native and joined our team in March of 2017. She graduated from Charleston Southern University with a Bachelor’s of Science degree. She is an aspiring PA and hopes to be a part of CSU’s graduate class of 2021. Alysha is newly married and anxiously awaiting her husband’s return from overseas. She enjoys going on mission trips and recently went to the Philippines. She is half Filipino and thoroughly enjoys making and eating authentic Filipino food. Although she says it never tastes quite like her grandparent’s dishes. Alysha is thrilled to be a part of our team and looks forward to meeting you!
Rebecca Willey, Patient Care Coordinator
Rebecca Willey is a Patient Care Coordinator for Sweetgrass Plastic Surgery. She joined our team in March of 2017. Rebecca is responsible for patient scheduling as well as assisting with the day to day operations of the practice.
Rebecca is lifelong resident of the Charleston area. Having been born and raised in the Lowcountry, her native roots add a dash of southern hospitality to the patient care process. As a loving wife and mother of two teenage children, Rebecca naturally exudes an unwavering commitment to the well being of the people around her. Coupled with a practice that puts the foremost emphasis on patient safety and satisfaction will leave you with a feeling of being treated as a member of our own family.
Sally Deierlein, Kiawah Site Manager
Bio coming soon.
Shelbie Yarborough, Patient Care Coordinator
Shelbie was born and raised in Blythewood,SC. She moved to Charleston in 2013 to attend Trident Technical College. Where she graduated in 2016 with her Associate degree in Culinary Arts and Baking and Pastry Certificates from the Culinary Institute Of Charleston. After several years of the food and beverage industry she decided to try a new field of interest in the health care field. Shelbie joined the team at Sweetgrass Plastic Surgery in the summer of 2017. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her friends and family. She also enjoys reading books, getting her nails done and spoiling her cats Luna and Bella.
Viki Smigelski, Medical Assistant
Bio coming soon.
Heather Sherer, Licensed Esthetician and Certified Laser Professional
We are so excited to welcome Heather to our team here at Sweetgrass! She is a licensed Esthetician and Certified Laser Professional and has over 12 years of experience in her field of clinical skin care. She moved to Charleston in 2004 to expose her two young sons to a vibrant, diverse community where she began her career caring for, treating, and educating patients about their skin. She is passionate about using the best of her ability to improve the health and beauty of skin. Her specialties include; Providing the latest clinically proven anti-aging treatments; Improving skin imperfections such as acne scarring; Sun damage; Rosacea; and Laser hair removal. As a laser professional, she is able to use the best and most innovative non-surgical technology while treating her patients. She specializes in non-surgical body contouring and fat reduction. When she is not working, you can find her in the mountains of North Carolina hiking, “glamping”, and spending time with her family. Heather’s priority is patient safety, care, and satisfaction while working with Sweetgrass Plastic Surgery’s team of experts!
Melanie Griffith, R.N.
Melanie grew up in the upstate. She has been employed as a full time nurse for 24+ years and has lived in five other states doing travel nursing. Melanie is a graduate of the BSN program at Clemson University. She is a former Carolina Panthers Cheerleader and is certified in numerous group fitness exercise programs (Johnny G Spinning, Les Mills Body Pump and Body Flow, Zumba ). She actively teaches classes at O2 Fitness and Pivotal Fitness. She has two daughters, 15 and 8 and is currently pursuing her FNP- MSN through Carson Newman University.
Rentia was born and raised in South Africa where most of her family still resides. She graduated from the University of Pretoria with a Bachelors in Psychology. Rentia enjoys traveling overseas with her teenage daughter, trying new restaurants downtown and hitting golf balls at the driving range. Rentia’s background is in luxury spa management and aesthetics has always been an interest of hers. Rentia meets with patients following their consultation with one of our 3 surgeons to give price quotes, discuss financial options, answer questions and schedule surgeries. As Surgical Coordinator, she serves as a personal contact for patients through their surgical process. Her primary focus is to educate patients, assist them through their surgical journey and put patients at ease.