Born and raised in Proctor, Deb has been a hygienist at Pike Lake Dental since 1984! She attended Gustavus and UMD to earn her Dental Hygiene degree. Deb and her husband of 29 years, Giff, have a son Billy, and a dog, Tuli. Deb enjoys traveling with family, crafts like beading and quilting, and her book club. Her family is very active in their church community and the Boy Scouts.
Sue has been with Pike Lake Dental since 1990. She is originally from Naperville, IL and moved to Duluth in 1980. She received her Registered Dental Hygienist degree from Lake Superior College. Sue has 3 children and a dog. When she isn’t at work, Sue enjoys sitting on her cabin’s dock, working in the woods, painting, decoration, and attempting to golf.
Bethany, Dental Hygienist
Bethany has been at Pike Lake Dental since 2011. She is originally from Hinckley, MN but has lived in the Duluth area since 2006. Bethany earned her Dental Hygiene degree from Lake Superior College in 2011, her Bachelor of Applied Science in Public Health Education from the University of Minnesota Duluth in 2012 and will complete her Master of Science in Dental Hygiene Education from the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry in 2017. She also has completed additional training in Restorative Expanded Functions. Bethany enjoys taking continuing education courses, cooking, gardening and spending time with her husband Cory, yellow lab Kojak and her extended family and friends.
Lisa has been a member of the Pike Lake Dental team since 2006. She recieved her Dental Assiting diploma from Duluth Business University in 2003 and has since completed further training at the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry. Lisa and her husband, Travis, live in Cloquet with their two dogs, Morgan and Daisy. In her free time Lisa enjoys a variety of outdoor activites including camping, fishing, hunting, snowmobiling and hiking.
Monty has been with Pike Lake Dental since 1994! She hails from Fort Frances Ontario and received her assistant training from UMD. During her free time, Monty enjoys walking, reading, and movies. Although she doesn’t currently have one, Monty loves dogs!
Born and raised in Duluth, Nancy joined the Pike Lake Dental team in 2005. She received her training from Lake Superior College and the U of MN School of Dentistry. Nancy and her husband, Ward, have been married since 1996. They have a Chocolate Lab named Roudy. Nancy’s free time is filled with traveling, golf, snowmobiling, fishing, and hunting.
Sandy is originally from the Fargo-Moorhead area and moved to Duluth in 2000; She began working at Pike Lake Dental the following year. Sandy has been married to her husband since 1979 and they have 4 girls, 4 son-in-laws, and 4 beautiful grandchildren. Sandy enjoys cooking, baking, Bible study, walking, and time with family and friends. Sandy spends the majority of her time at Pike Lake Dental with patients, working to find ideal time for their appointment needs.
Stacey, Hygienist/ Assistant
Stacey was born and raised in Duluth. She graduated from Duluth East and went on to earn her degree in Dental Hygiene from Lake Superior College in 2004. In addition to working at Pike Lake Dental, Stacey works as a Field Clinical Trainer for CEREC, training other offices how to impliment the technology of same day crowns and bridges in their practices. In her spare time, she enjoys golfing, running, and spending time with her husband and two children.
Trudy, an area resident for most of her life, joined the Pike Lake Dental team in 2013 working as a receptionist and with insurance. She has been married to her husband since 1982; they have three children and one grandchild. Trudy enjoys hunting, fishing, gardening, and relaxing at her cabin.
Jennifer, Financial Consultant
Jennifer, a Duluth native, joined the PIke Lake Dental team in 2014. She works primarily with insurance, accounting, and financial consulting, but you’ll also find her at the front desk as a receptionist and scheduler. Jennifer and her husband, Larry, celebrated 20 years of marriage in 2014. They enjoy their country living with many flower and vegetable gardens in the summer and snowshoeing out the back door in winter. Their dog and cats are a big part of their lives, as are their extended families.
Jennifer looks forward to helping you with any questions you may have about insurance and billing