Meet Our Staff at Canyon View Dental, Hamilton MT
Lacey, Office Manager & Insurance Coordinator
Lacey is a member of the American Association of Dental Office Managers and has been in dentistry for over 20 years, starting out as a dental assistant and becoming Certified in Dental Radiology for Montana. She opened our office doors in August of 2004. With her passion for dentistry, she brings to our team her expertise and knowledge of insurance plans to maximize your dental health. Born in Washington, she grew up in Montana. When not at work, she enjoys spending time with her family and grandchildren, cooking, home interior decorating, gardening, music and enjoying quiet time alone.
Joni, Scheduling Coordinator
Joni is our Front Office Scheduling Coordinator and joined our team in 2013, bringing with her over 20 years of administrative management experience to our practice. Joni received extensive training with large corporations which taught her a knowledge and compassion for helping others. She enjoys the one-on-one interactions of scheduling appointments and answering any of your dental questions. Born and raised in Hamilton, she values spending time with her family and granddaughters, friends, cooking, outdoor activities, staying fit, watching football and enjoying life.
Rhonda, Business Manager
Rhonda brings years of experience with a background in taxes, accounting and as an Executive Secretary when she joined Canyon View Dental in 2005. She enjoys working with the public and has a love of helping others. Born and raised in California, she married her college sweetheart and moved to the Bitterroot Valley in 1978. With 5 married children (two “Eagle Scouts”) and 18 grandchildren, she spent 26 years in 4-H leadership, church , and school community service. Her passions include swimming, triathlons with her husband, playing the organ at church, baking whole wheat breads, traveling, four-wheeling and family camping.
Presh, Registered Dental Hygienist
Presh received her Registered Dental Hygienist degree from Shoreline Community College in Washington in 2009, and is also certified to administer Local Anesthesia and Nitrous Oxide. She worked in the Seattle area full-time for two years as a Dental Hygienist and loved every minute of it! Presh joined Canyon View Dental in 2011 and enjoys working and caring for our patients,and professionally dedicated to helping them achieve optimal oral health She was born and raised in Utah, and her husband of 19 years grew up here in the Bitterroot Valley. They are excited to be back raising their three teenagers who keep them busy. When not caring for our patients, she loves cooking and family get-togethers, funny movies, and sunshine.
Brittney, Registered Dental Hygienist
Brittney graduated from Idaho State University School of Dental Hygiene in 2013 with a BS in Dental Hygiene. She is a Registered Dental Hygienist and has expanded functions including Nitrous Oxide and Subgingival Curettage. Brittney is an active member of the American Dental Hygienist’s Association and the Montana Dental Hygiene Association. She is dedicated to the treatment and prevention of dental disease and enjoys the family friendly staff and teamwork here at Canyon View Dental. Born and raised in Salmon, Idaho, she enjoys spending time with her family, baking, camping, snowmobiling, rodeoing and loves riding her performance quarter horses.
Melinda, Certified Dental Assistant
Melinda has trained at Dental Assisting Services since 2003 and has enjoyed being part of our team since 2006. She received her Montana Radiology Certificate and became a Certified Dental Assistant in 2010. She is also an Assistant in orthodontic dentistry. We are proud that she brings her drive and dedication to our practice. Born and raised here in Hamilton, she and her husband are raising their three children participating in their many favorite activities such as camping, sledding, floating the river, following the kids in school sporting events, and spending time with family and friends.
Rachael, Certified Dental Assistant
Rachael trained for Dental Assisting in Billings, Montana and loves every minute of being a Dental Assistant since 2011. Certified in Dental Assisting Core Curriculum, Infection Control & Radiology Health & Safety, EMT Basic Training, First Responder, and as a Certified Nurse Assistant, she loves to make patients feel comfortable in the dental chair. Rachael became a Certified Dental Assistant in 2014. Dentistry has been a passion of hers since a very young age. She grew up In Idaho and Montana but recently moved to the Bitterroot Valley with her husband and four children. They enjoy their children’s sporting events, hiking, skiing, snowmobiling, and pretty much anything outdoors.