Meet The Staff

 

Danna Emmons, Office Manager 

Danna began working at Bagnell Dental Clinic at its inception in March 2015 as the Office Manager.  Born and raised in California, she moved with her husband and 3 of her 4 children.   She has three adult daughters, one just graduated from college and still lives in CA, another  attends UofM and played soccer for the Griz for two years and the last just graduated from Frenchtown High school and is attending the University of Montana Western.   Her son is a sophomore at Frenchtown High School. Her hobbies include spending time with her family and attending their sporting events. She also enjoys running, reading and going to church with her family. 

 

Annie Job, Front Office Assistant

Born and raised in Alaska, Annie met and “caught” her husband there while he was on a fishing trip. After 20+ years they’ve moved back to his home town and she is learning what a real sunburn feels like. She and her husband have three adult children who moved with them. She enjoys floating the Clark-Fork River, taking walks, Face-timing with Alaskan family and friends and she actually enjoys going to the dentist every day. Her favorite quote is from Dr. Seuss: “They sure are handy when you smile, so keep your teeth around awhile.”

 

  

Laura Cyr, Dental Assistant

Laura brings vast experience and knowledge from her many years of working in the dental field. She began working for Bagnell Dental Clinic part time in the summer of 2015 and full time in January 2016. She was born in Missoula and raised in Nine Mile, where she still resides.  She graduated from Frenchtown High School. Laura is married and has two grown daughters, two son-in-laws and four awesome grand kids. In her spare time she loves spending time with her family. Her other loves are her horses, dogs gardening and four-wheeling.

 

Christy Sturm-Registered Dental Hygienist

Christy was born and raised in a large family near Anaconda, MT. Following high school she attended the University of Montana Tech.  After taking some time off from school to work and travel she attended MSU, Great Falls where she received her A.A.S. degree in Dental Hygiene, class of 2010.  Christy is married and enjoys mountain biking, hiking, running, traveling, and most outdoor activities.  Christy joined Bagnell Dental Clinic in August of 2016. She is an awesome addition to the practice as she brings fun to dentistry and loves her patients.

 

 

 
 

Kristi Stav- Registered Dental Hygienist

Born and raised in Texas, Kristi brings vast experience as a Registered Dental Hygienist for the last 20 years.  She graduated from Wharton County Jr. College and received her licensure in June 1997.  She met her husband and moved to the Big Sky in 2003.  Together they live in Frenchtown along with their three children, Colter, Ryder and Kimber.  Kristi has been working at Bagnell Dental since March of 2017.  In her pastime, she loves gardening and crafting along with her other passion of photography.  She loves spending time with her family camping, hunting and fishing. 

 

 

Jessica Picchietti- Registered Dental Hygienist

Jessica was born and raised in Montana. She is from Arlee and attended high school at Loyola Sacred Heart in Missoula.  She attended college on a full ride rodeo scholarship to both Central Wyoming and the University of Montana, where she majored in Biology with an emphasis in chemistry, pre-health.  She attended MSU, Great Falls to receive her A.A.S. degree in Dental Hygiene.  Jessica still loves to rodeo and leaves work every day to go “rope” some calves.  Her hobbies include spending time with her friends and family, farming and ranching, rodeo, fishing, outdoor activities and travel.


 
 

Leah Forrest-Dental Assistant

Leah was born and raised in beautiful Butte, MT.  In 2010 she married her husband who she met at her family’s lumberyard. She graduated from the University of MT Western in 2011 with a degree in Elementary Education.  It was after that she found herself in the dental field. She worked in an office in Butte for six years before just recently moving with her husband and their two furry kids to Missoula, so that her husband could pursue his college degree.   Leah is a great addition to our team with her beautiful smile and sweet personality. 

 

Darby-Front Office and Assistant

Darby moved to Missoula to attend University of Montana in the fall of 2015.  She was born and raised in central CA where she played competitive soccer for most of her youth and after high school attended one year at Azusa Pacific where she played on the soccer team.  At UofM she played for the Griz on their women’s soccer team until she recently hung up her cleats to finish her senior year.  Darby has been working here part time at the front desk and assisting in the back.  She loves working with the staff and patients and can’t wait to see what her future holds. 

 
 
Heather Bachler-Dental Assistant

Heather was born and raised in Billings, Montana.  She joined the Bagnell team in December of 2016 and works part time as she is a busy wife and mother of two adorable girls.  Her husband and two daughters moved here to Frenchtown in 2014 for her husband’s job on the railroad.  Heather loves the outdoors, camping, baking, running, going to church, traveling  and spending time with her family and their activities.  We love having Heather here on our team and she loves our patients and taking care of them.