Meet the Team

We recognize that all our patients are unique and deserve to receive orthodontic care that reflects their individual needs. Our experienced and talented team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding orthodontic experience every time you visit our practice.

We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you.


Clinical Supervisor

Jenni graduated from Omaha College of Health Careers. She has been working as a certified orthodontic assistant for 40 years, with a brief hiatus to raise her three daughters. Jenni’s many skills include chairside assisting, retainer fabrication, and inventory control. She has been performing these tasks for Dr. Stafford for more than two decades.

Family and friends play a huge part in Jenni’s away-from-work activities.


Scheduling Coordinator / Clinical Assistant

Katherine has been a certified chairside assistant in orthodontics since she graduated from Metropolitan Community College. She has worked for Dr. Stafford since May 2005.

Katherine also has a Bachelor of Science in geography from the University of Nebraska-Omaha. She enjoys traveling, outdoor activities and staying fit. She has several pets to keep her busy at home.


Clinical Assistant

Kelsie graduated from Metropolitan Community College with a certificate in dental assisting in August 2012. She has worked for Dr. Stafford since September 2012.

In her spare time, Kelsie enjoys spending time with her dogs Lady and Molly and family and friends.


Financial Coordinator

Deanna has been in the dental profession for more than 20 years. She started as a dental assistant and moved into financial roles. She is responsible for contract implementation, insurance filing, and patient scheduling. She has worked at Stafford Orthodontics since June 2014.

She enjoys spending time with family and friends, is a Hawkeye and Chiefs fan, and is very active in community theater.


Clinical Assistant

Brittany has been a certified chairside assistant in orthodontics since she graduated from Iowa Western Community College. She has worked for Dr. Stafford since August 2017.

Brittany has a new puppy Millie and a cat Ellie to keep her busy, as well as an upcoming wedding to James in June 2019.


Clinical Assistant

Betty works with Dr. Stafford in our Atlantic office. She has been with Dr. Stafford since 1995. She is a registered chairside expanded duty assistant with Dr. Trewet and Dr. Nelson at the Atlantic Dental Center.

Betty enjoys spending time with her husband and two sons and is a great Iowa Hawkeye fan.

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