Meet the Team at Owens Dental
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.
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 CSU Global towards an MBA. Sarah is passionate about utilizing technology to improve patient care and has also enjoyed learning about the many and changing aspects of the dental world. She loves working with the team here at Owens Dental 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.
Megan, Registered 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. Megan brings with her years of dental office experience as well as years of experience as a highly-rated hygienist. 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.
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!
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.
Darcie, Insurance Coordinator
Darcie joined our team in February of 2019. 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.
Audra, Registered Dental Hygienist
Audra joined our team in April 2019. She has been a Dental Hygienist since 2015 and is passionate about helping patients improve oral health. She loves teaching proper home care techniques and educating patients about dental hygiene. She enjoys meeting and helping our patients and working with such a fun team at Owens Dental.
Audra is originally from New York, but loves living in Northern Colorado. She and her boyfriend love spending their free time enjoying all that Northern Colorado has to offer!
Tori, Registered Dental Hygienist
Tori joined our team in May 2019. She has been in the dental field since 2014, first working as a dental assistant. She completed hygiene school at LCCC and graduated with her degree in Dental Hygiene in March of 2019. She loves teaching proper home care techniques and educating patients about dental hygiene. She is passionate about being the best hygienist she can be and about educating patients on proper oral hygiene and home care techniques.
Tori is originally from Oregon, but loves living in Northern Colorado. She enjoys hiking, paddleboarding on Horsetooth Reservoir and spending time with her sisters and new little nephew!
Savannah, Dental Assistant, EDDA
Savannah joined our team in May 2019. She has been a Dental Assistant since 2015, and completed her Extended Duties Dental Assistant training in 2015. Savannah loves the dental field and is taking part-time classes working towards a career as a dental hygienist. She enjoys meeting and helping our patients meet their dental goals alongside Dr. Owens, Dr. Packer and our team.
Savannah is originally from Florida, but loves living in Fort Collins. She and her husband love spending their free time outdoors hiking, biking and camping!
Abbie, Dental Assistant
Abbie joined our team in July of 2019. She recently graduated from the Dental Assisting school at Front Range Community College. Abbie loves learning all aspects of the dental field. She enjoys getting to know our patients and providing them with the highest care possible.
Abbie is originally from Colorado Springs and loves living in Fort Collins. She loves spending her free time outdoors running, playing tennis, hiking and biking!
Shannon, Hygiene Coordinator
Shannon joined our team in October of 2019. She has been working in the dental field since 2012 and is excited to bring her hygiene coordinating experience to the team at Owens Dental. Her favorite part of working at Owens Dental is getting to know all of our patients and helping them keep their smile healthy and happy.
Shannon is originally from Mississippi and loves living in the Fort Collins area. She enjoys visiting her children in the Dallas area. In her free time, she loves to sit outside on her patio and watch football! Her favorite team is the New Orleans Saints!