Meet Our Team

Andy Jakson


Brings over 30 years of experience in dental technology innovation, marketing, and management to Evolve. He is the organization’s anchor for technical innovation and lab integration/operations. Currently Jakson serves as President of Evolution Dental Science, and is the former VP Director of Clinical Development for Global Dental Sciences – the innovators of Avadent Digital Dentures (2012 ADA Product of the year). Jakson has lectured, advised, and worked with industry leaders including 3M, Ivolcar Vivadent, and Imtec Corporation to advance their technical innovation in the dental market. Additionally, Jakson is co-owner and founder of three different and successful dental businesses. His understanding of the dental arena gives Evolution Dental Science access to a large network of dental practitioners across the country as well as future revenue opportunities for the lab.

Joshua Jakson

– President

Bringing a new take on digital technology, Josh is the head of the CAD / CAM Team at Evolution Dental Science in Buffalo. Josh has worked in the digital photography field working for such names as The Buffalo News, Tonawanda News, and AP magazine. With this knowledge of the visual arts , Josh then joined the Avadent digital denture team that invented the first Digital Denture based out of this Buffalo physicality. Joshua has been a industry lecture on CAD design since 2013 and trains individuals on exocad everyday, in addition to helping with critical case work. Joshua believes in the harmonious balance between automation and manual manipulation in the manufacturing workflows he develops.

Tristan Drescher

– Director of Sales & Distribution

Tristan Drescher is available to meet your prosthetics, implants, and parts needs. With brilliant customer support and hands-on case planning expertise, Tristan along with our case planning staff offer you complete predictability prior to surgery. Call Tristan to ask about Evolution’s implant case planning team and our comprehensive parts. (Ext. 203)

Alex Jakson

– Marketing Director / Supply Chain Coordinator

Graduate of University of Denver, Daniels school of Business with Degrees in Marketing and Global Supply Chain Management, Alex is the youthful visionary of the brand: creating new way of working with our network of digital technicians. As the main contact for new business development, Alex oversees the R&D of new workflows being introduced as well as, recruitment and education of new hires. Alex is driving Evolve with continuous systems integrations to make digital dentistry easy and more patient-centric. (Ext. 225)

Vinny Murphy

– Lead Implant Treatment Plan Coordinator

Advanced Treatment Coordinator, Vinny Murphy, has worked at EDS for 5 years. Vinny is an expert in implant treatment planning, with a knowledgeable understanding of oral design, implant positioning, and the anatomy of bone. He is a strong asset to the EDS Team. Vinny is able to answer all of your concerns going into an advanced treatment and is ready to schedule a personal one-on-one meeting using online co-planning software. He is ready to help you! (Ext. 216)

Jonny Jakson

– Exocad Trainer & Designer

5 years ago, at the age of 16, Jonny Jakson; cousin of Joshua, stepped into Evolve wanting to learn exocad. Today, Jonny is youngest exocad expert in the world. Jonny currently sits as lead 3D printing coordinator and designer at Evolution Dental Science. Well-trained and very articulate, Jonny has a unique ability to train young staff through peer-to-peer insight. Jonny is ready to teach you how to navigate and become confident in creating smiles using exocad.

J.J. Siepierski

– Senior Vice President

J.J. has worked in sales, marketing, and new business creation for more than 13 years. He began his career in loan financing with JPMorgan Chase where he was a highly rated loan officer, consistently placing in the top 10% of the company for generating new revenue. Siepierski has intimate knowledge of complexities associated with financing space through his work on the J.P. Morgan Chase Health Advance program. He spent the past 6 years focusing on dental practice marketing and management with Evolution Dental Science, McClure Dental Services, and Mini Dental Implant Solutions. His expert understanding of the dental provider market and their operations models gives Evolve insight into the current expectations and needs for patient financing in the dental market.