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Brigette | Office Manager

I am a proud Colorado native and recently moved from the front range to Fruita. I may be new to Yes! Dental but, I am no stranger to the dental industry. I have over 25 years of dental experience both front and back office. I have worked as an EDDA for prosthodontist, surgical assisting  for Oral surgeons, general dentistry including front office management. The entire team at Yes! Dental is committed to educating and making our patients experience pleasant and memorable. My husband and I enjoy the outdoors as much as possible with friends and family including but not limited to, Mountain Biking, fishing, camping, boating and 2X2! I love cats and, gardening and am a big hockey fan. Go Av’s!


Lisa | Financial Manager

I have worked for Yes! Dental since 2012. I am from South Dakota and moved to Colorado 22 years ago.

I have two boys, ages 25 and 16. I also have a grandson & granddaughter that I adore. I am an avid sports fan and support all Colorado teams. I like to shop in my spare time.


Shilo | Lab Technician

I am born and raised in Grand Junction. I have worked for Yes! Dental since 2018 making dentures and removable appliances. Graduated dental school in 2005. Dental has always been my passion. I enjoy making people smile.


Lynn | Lead Assistant – EDDA (Expanded Duties Dental Assistant)

I have been in the dental field for 13 years. 4.5 of those with Dr. McKnight. What I like most about my job is “Dr.Nate” helping the community.

I love working in dentistry because I can spend my day connecting with patients and proving to them that dentistry does not have to be a negative experience.

It is my goal to treat others the way I would like to be treated, and my personal standards is high? Dental excellence is easy to deliver at Yes! Dental with my helpful coworkers and outstanding dentists!


Chante | EDDA (Expanded Duties Dental Assistant)

I have been in dentistry 10 years. Five years with Yes! Dental.

I was born and raised in the Denver Metro area and have lived in Grand Junction since 2015. I loved going to the dentist as a child so going into the dental field was the perfect choice for me! I love helping patients get the smile they want and love. My husband and I are proud parents to our little fur cat named Theadora. We enjoy volunteering in the community as well as spending time with family, friends and the outdoors.


Cora | RDH

I grew up in New Hampshire and went to school for Dental hygiene in Weston Massachusetts. I just moved to Colorado in 2021. I love everything outdoors and love bringing my two dogs along for adventures!


Brook | RDH

I graduated dental hygiene school at San Juan college in Farmington, NM in 2016. I am passionate about every aspect of the dental industry. My goal as a Dental Hygienist is to make the dental experience an enjoyable one. I treat every single one of my patients the same way I would treat my family members.

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Jessica | Dental Assistant

I have worked for Yes! Dental since July 2018. I love the environment I work in and enjoy learning new skills each day. I have a six-year-old daughter. We enjoy the outdoors and taking new adventures! I was Born and raised in Montrose Colorado.


Shashawna | Dental Assistant

I love my coworkers at Yes! Dental and the opportunity to learn and grow while assisting in providing great dental care.

I am a Colorado native, and the western slope has always been home. I have a 4-year-old son and we love watching The Office or you can catch us outside fishing or hiking.


Laramie | Dental Assistant

I was born and raised right here in Western Colorado and absolutely love it here! I’m definitely a mountain girl at heart, on my days off I enjoy hiking, paddle boarding and volunteering in my community. I really enjoy being a dental assistant, talking with and getting to know each patient before their appointment is truly one of the highlights. I’m looking to furthering my career in this field!


Emily | Front Office

I have worked for Yes! Dental since August 2018 and enjoy interacting with patients and getting to know them. I feel like it’s important to make a patient feel welcomed and valuable and that is my job. I have lived on the western slope most of my life and I love it here. I’m married and have a 17 year old son and 9 year old daughter. In my free time you’ll find me cheering on the CHS marching band, my daughter’s little league softball team, doing DIY home renovations and going to concerts, riding Harley’s, camping, hiking and hosting get togethers for friends and family. Cooking and baking for friends and family make me happy.


Heather | Front Office-Delta

I was born in Las Vegas, lived in California most of my life. Moved to Colorado in 2008, been in dentistry since 2013. I have two beautiful baby girls. I love to play soccer and listen to music. My favorite color is aqua, and I am obsessed with llamas and zebras.

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Andrea | Front Office

I have worked for Yes! Dental since June 15th, 2020. The dentists are great!

I was born and raised on the western slope of Colorado. I started in the dental field last year, so I am excited to see where it takes me. I love being outdoors and making memories.