Meet Our Staff at Canyon View Dental, Hamilton MT
Charlotte, Office Manager
Born and raised in Hamilton MT, Charlotte moved back to the Bitterroot Valley and joined our team in 2016. She took general college courses in both Coeur d’ Alene ID, and Missoula MT and spent a year as a nanny in Washington DC before moving to Gillette WY where she fell in love with dentistry. Charlotte finished top of her class in a Dental Assisting course and worked as a chair-side assistant in a busy practice before finding her niche in the front office as a treatment coordinator. Charlotte is the mother to one daughter and enjoys spending time being a dance-mom, crafting with friends, and enjoying the outdoors with her daughter.
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.
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.
Jaqi, Registered Dental Hygienist
Jaqi is originally from Challis, ID and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene from Idaho State University. She is also licensed to perform expanded functions including Local anesthesia, Nitrous-Oxide administration, and subgingival curettage. Jaqi has lived and worked as a Registered Dental Hygienist in the Bitterroot Valley since 2013 and likes to spend her free time enjoying the great outdoors with her husband and two dogs. A few things they enjoy are camping, fishing, hiking, skiing and floating the river. Jaqi is also involved in NPC fitness competitions; recently finishing 3rd place at the Missoula Big Sky Competition. Jaqi and her husband look forward to starting a family and enjoying an active life in this beautiful valley.
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.
Brittney, Dental Assistant
Brittney came to us by way of Boulder, MT where she was born and raised. After meeting her fiance, they moved to the Bitterroot Valley in 2013. Brittney started with our practice working as our hygiene coordinator, and decided she wanted to take a more hands on approach to dentistry and found her niche as a dental assistant. Brittney is currently working on her credentials toward becoming a Registered Dental Assistant with the DANB. When not working, Brittney enjoys spending time in the mountains shed horn hunting, hiking, and fishing wither her fiance, and their daughter.