Get to know our assistants!
Bridget is a Registered Dental Assistant and is certified in Radiology. Bridget grew up in Boone, Iowa and graduated from the Dental Program at DMACC in 2016. Bridget decided to become a dental assistant after her sister, who is a hygienist, told her she would be great at it. Bridget’s fun and joyful presence is highly valued in our office. When Bridget is not working, she enjoys spending time with her niece, watching Walker Texas Ranger, at the dog park with her two dogs, or camping and fishing with her boyfriend, Ryne.
Doreen is a Registered Dental Assistant and is certified in Radiology. She has been with our office since 2000 with a few years off to raise her children. Doreen’s kind, gentle spirit is one of the things patients appreciate most about her. When not at work, Doreen loves spending time with her family at sporting events and activities, spending time with her grandchildren and with her husband, Joel.
Jill is a Registered Dental Assistant and is certified in Radiology. She has been with Ogden Family Dental since 2013. Before working at the dental office, Jill worked as a secretary at Ogden High School. Her fun, efficient, and hardworking attitude make her a great asset to our team. She and her husband, Mike, have two children who both live and now raise their own families in Ogden. In her free time, Jill enjoys spending time with them, relaxing in her backyard, and hosting friends and family at her home for get-togethers.
Kate is a Dental Assistant Trainee. She graduated from Iowa State in 2019 with a degree in Marketing. After graduation, she decided she wanted to do something different. She is currently on the job training at our office to become a Registered Dental Assistant. Her abililty to learn fast and have a positive attitude makes her a great addition to our team. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, going to her siblings’ sporting events and activities, rollerblading, and hanging out with her friends.
Kathy is a Registered Dental Assistant and is certified in Radiology. She has been a dental assistant for over 40 years and has been in our office since 2004. Having grown up in the Boone area, she knows the importance of small town care giving. With her experience, she has been a valuable assistant to our office and has provided some great comic relief. She especially enjoys the Hawkeye/Cyclone rivalry that she and Dr. Gragg share. She and her husband, Lonnie, enjoy antiquing together.
Kayla is a Dental Assistant Trainee. Before coming to our office, she worked as a phlebotomist at Boone County Hospital. She is now training to be a dental assistant with our office. She has been a great addition to our team because of her amiable spirit and willingness to learn. Kayla enjoys spending time with her three kids, Haley, Greyson, and Harper. She also enjoys supporting them in all their different activities.