Meet our Team
Amanda – Expanded Duty Dental Assistant
Amanda graduated from Pickens Technical College in 2013. She’s been working in the dental field for nearly 6 years. She loves educating and helping people especially when it comes to their confidence in their smile. Amanda has lived in Colorado for most of her life. She enjoys snowboarding, hiking, cooking, and spending time with her amazing husband.
Amber – Office Manager
Amber, our Office Manager, has been with us since 2004. She has been happily married to her husband Lonnie since 2004 and they have 3 beautiful kids together, Bailey, Breckin, and Kyler. Her off time is devoted to her family time which is mostly spent watching their kids play sports. She loves to find ways to help people smile and that includes building confidence to share their smile! She is always happy to answer your questions, plan for appointments, help resolve concerns and make your visits positive. "The Doctors here are fantastic doctors to work with, as they are highly skilled and fun to be around. I love the energy of our team that shares my primary goal which is to help you!"
Andrea – Insurance Coordinator
Andrea found her way to Northstar Dental via her sister who was leaving to go to school to be a hygienist in 2002. Andrea started out as a sterilization technician which enabled her to gain knowledge in many different aspects of the dental field. Now as the Insurance Specialist, she uses her love of gaining knowledge and attention to detail to help patients understand and maximize their insurance. Outside the practice, she enjoys spending time with her kids. She also has found passion in fitness with weight training, running and testing her limits with challenges like the Rugged Maniac.
Jen B – Expanded Duty Dental Assistant
Jennifer B, aka JB, is a native to Colorado who grew up in West Arvada, and is a graduate from the University of Colorado. She brings 19 plus years of experience as an EDDA in multiple areas of dentistry and dental specialties. She loves dentistry and changing people's lives through health, education, and providing the best care possible. She thoroughly enjoys the Colorado outdoors, music, and enjoying all that Colorado has to offer.
Jen M – Expanded Duty Dental Assistant
Jen has been with NorthStar Dental since 2009 and has a passion for learning technology that can better serve our patients. She enjoys creating relationships with patients and helping them receive the best care possible. Jen's infectious upbeat personality makes every patient feel at ease. In her "spare time", she enjoys spending time with her amazing husband and her beautiful baby girls. They love to be outside riding bikes, gardening, and going to games.
Krysta – Business Assistant
Krysta joined our team in October 2016 as a certified Dental Assistant. She now works mainly as a Business Assistant and Scheduling Coordinator, but is always willing to lend a helping hand anywhere in the office. Krysta has worked in the healthcare field for over 11 years and really enjoys helping people…especially making them laugh! She has been with her fiancé, Jason, for over 6 years and cannot wait until the day they say "I do"! Krysta's other full time job is being a mother to her amazing son, Ryan. She has also been blessed with two step sons, Dakota and Noah whom she loves as her own. Krysta's family enjoys camping, concerts, exploring our Colorado mountains and watching sports. She is looking forward to continuing her education and being a part of the Northstar Dental team, for years to come.
Breanna – Business Assistant
Breanna has been in the customer service field for over ten years and has recently joined the dental field. She loves to talk to people every day, and build rapport/relationships with the Northstar Dental patient family On her free time she enjoys snowboarding, spending time with the people she loves most, and playing with her two French bulldogs (Rex and Charlie).
Brandon – Dental Hygienist
Brandon graduated from Indiana University Northwest with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene in 2014. Since then, he has practiced hygiene in downtown Chicago and northwest Indiana. Brandon moved to Colorado in the summer of 2019. He loves to play basketball, tennis, hike, and watch his favorite teams the Chicago Cubs and Bears. Brandon loves to educate patients on oral health and provide outstanding dental care.
Kayla – Dental Hygienist
Kayla obtained her Bachelor’s of Science in Dental Hygiene from Northern Arizona University on a full merit scholarship. Kayla was the co-lead educator for Northern Arizona Mission of Mercy. She spends countless hours each year volunteering her dental hygiene services to local charities. As your hygienist, her goal is to provide professional, individualized education and gentle therapy to optimize your oral and general health. In her free time she enjoys hiking, traveling and practicing Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu with her family.
Karely – Dental Assistant
Valley – Registered Therapy Dog /Denver Pet Partners
||DOB: April 2016
||Nickname: Valley Girl
||Breed: Rescue Dog/Golden/Border Collie
||Favorite Activities: Cuddling, catching balls, getting and giving love to people.