Meet the Team at Owens Dental
Each year, the staff completes well over the continuing education requirements for Colorado as they pursue excellence in their specific area. From the front office team to the clinical staff, our goal is to make you feel comfortable from the first time you call the office and at home each time you walk in for an appointment. Here at Owens Dental we don’t just have patients; we care about the well being of our patients, as they are part of our dental family.
Megan, Dental Hygienist
Megan joined our team in September of 2016. She graduated from William Rainey Harper College with her degree in Dental Hygiene in the Spring of 2016. While she is new to hygiene, Megan brings with her years of dental office experience. She has undergone extensive training in hygiene and is passionate about being the best hygienist she can be. She enjoys working with a team who is as dedicated as she is to helping our patients achieve a beautiful and healthy smile.
Megan grew up in McHenry, Illinois and while she enjoys visiting family there, she loves living in Fort Collins and is happy to call Northern Colorado her new home. In her free time she enjoys being outside hiking, mountain biking, and snowboarding. She also enjoys reading, and spending time with her family, friends and dog.
Renee, Dental Hygienist
Renee joined our team in the Fall of 2017. She has over 30 years of experience in the world of dental hygiene. In addition to working at our office, she works part-time at Front Range Community College Dental School. She loves the teamwork here at Owens DDS as well as getting to know each of our patients and helping them in any way she can.
She is from Colorado, graduated from Baylor Dental College, practiced hygiene in several states and even practiced hygiene in Switzerland! Renee loves living in Loveland and running her own home appraisal business on the side. In her free time she enjoys taking her dogs on walks, playing golf, gardening, and spending time with her family.
Leah, Lead Dental Assistant, EDDA
Leah first joined our team in May of 2011. She graduated from the ADA Accredited Dental Assisting Program at Front Range Community College in 2011, and completed her Expanded Duty Dental Assistant training in Spring of 2012. She loves taking new courses and continually learning new information to further her knowledge. She enjoys all the wonderful patients she gets to meet and takes pride in providing them with the best care possible.
Leah was born and raised here in Fort Collins, and in her free time she enjoys reading, hiking, and spending time with her friends and family.
Jessica, Dental Assistant and Patient Care Coordinator
Jessica joined our team in April 2014. She received her BS from CSU in 2009 and completed the American School of Dental Assisting program in 2013. Jessica is happy to have found the great team at Owens DDS and is excited to expand her knowledge of the dental field. Her passion is caring for people and she is looking forward to getting to know all of our patients.
Jessica has spent most of her life in Colorado and hopes she never has to leave. She loves spending time with her husband, Matt, and their baby girl, Tyler. In her free time, she enjoys attending live theatre, traveling to visit family, and playing on a Fort Collins recreational kickball team.
Annalise, Dental Assistant (EDDA) and Marketing Coordinator
Annalise joined our team in March 2017. She has been a Dental Assistant since 2007, and completed her Extended Duties Dental Assistant training in 2013. Annalise enjoys continuing education classes to further her knowledge in the dental field. She is also a certified Emergency Medical Technician and wants to continue her education to become a Flight for Life Paramedic one day. She enjoys meeting and helping our patients meet their dental goals alongside Dr. Owens and our team.
Annalise is originally from Dallas, TX but loves Fort Collins as her new home. She and her husband love spending their free time outdoors hiking, biking and camping with their Miniature Italian Greyhound, Stella!
Sarah, Practice Manager
Sarah joined our team in May of 2013. She previously worked for a medical nonprofit in Denver, CO. She graduated from Westmont College with a BA in 2009 and is taking classes at CCU towards an MBA in Project Management. Sarah has enjoyed learning about the many and changing aspects of the dental world. She loves working with the team here at Owens DDS as well as getting to know each of our wonderful patients and helping them in any way she can.
Sarah is originally from Morrison, CO, but loves living in Fort Collins! In her free time she enjoys trail running, backpacking, skiing, playing piano, reading, gardening and spending time with her husband and GSP, Dale.
Brenda, Patient Care Coordinator
Brenda joined the team in August of 2017. While new to Dr. Owens’ office, she brings many years of dental office experience with her! She loves working in the dental field and making patients smile. Her favorite part of working in dentistry is the personal relationships she makes with our patient family and working with such a great team.
When she’s not working, Brenda enjoys her family (her two-legged and four-legged children :). She also enjoys cooking, home decorating, camping, gardening and being in the outdoors!
Darcie, Treatment Coordinator
Darcie joined our team in February of 2018. She previously worked for a hospital as a healthcare account specialist, and has spent 5 years working as a medical biller. She graduated from Laramie County Community College in 2016 with a degree in Health Information Technology Management. Darcie loves learning and looks forward to learning more about the dental field.
Darcie is originally from Laramie, WY, but loves living in Colorado. In her free time, she enjoys hiking, attending the Colorado Eagles hockey games, and spending time with her fiancé and pet rabbit, Lola.