Meet Our Staff – Colorado Springs CO
Julianne, Practice Manager
Julianne has dedicated her focus to the dental arena since 1983. Early in her career she performed as a chair side dental assistant and advanced with certification, from Pikes Peak Community College, to expanded duties dental assistant where she performed advanced patient care in a private practice. She then was a startup team member for a new dental insurance group that was eventually acquired by Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield. She was with that organization for eleven years and grew to become a member of the corporate team in Provider Relations, and then on the management team in charge of Customer Service and the Membership departments for the Rocky Mountain regions. Julianne joined our practice in 2005. Her experience-rich career in the dental field, customer service focus and organizational skills are a valuable contribution to our practice. She enjoys spending time with her family, friends and animals, loves to snow ski in the winter and camp in the summer.
Gretchen, Dental Hygienist
Gretchen began her career in the dental field in 1996 and has been a Registered Dental Hygienist since 2012. Early in her career she worked as a dental assistant and quickly developed a love for her patients and dentistry. As her passion continued to grow it was clear she could offer more than what her current role allowed so she decided to go back to school in pursuit of her RDH. Gretchen attended Laramie County Community College, which is known for its top notch dental hygiene program. She graduated with honors and hasnt looked back. Gretchen joined our practice in the beginning of 2017 and continues to remain patient focused and passionate about her field.
Gretchen is originally from Tulsa, Oklahoma but has lived in the front range area for the past 17 years. With a love for the outdoors and all it has to offer she enjoys spending time with her husband and two dogs while skiing, hiking, camping, and touring Colorados wine country.