Meet our Staff
Chris has been with Boulder Periodontics for 12 years and has 30 years in the periodontal field. She received her degree from the University of Colorado. She thoroughly enjoys making her patients feel relaxed, comfortable and catered to so they enjoy coming back.
Eileen has been with the practice for about two years as a Registered Dental hygienist and graduated in 1977 from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine Department of Dental Hygiene. She has been practicing in periodontal offices since 1982. “My goal with my work is to provide a high standard of care in a gentle, caring and considerate manner.” In her free time, she enjoys hiking with her dogs and family.
Jennifer is a part of the surgical team here at Boulder Periodontics.
She graduated from the University of Colorado with a degree in Integrative Physiology. She loves to work with patients and get to know them. On the weekends you can find Jennifer playing with her dog, Della, or painting and practicing her art.
Shawna is a key member of the front office team and has been in the periodontal field for almost 35 years. She has her Dental Assistant Certification from Boston University, School of Graduate Dentistry. Shawna has been a surgical assistant, where she aided the doctors in all aspects of periodontics. She is now the face of the front desk where she welcomes all Boulder Periodontics patients with a smile and answers any and all questions they may have. Shawna’s most rewarding aspect of her day to day life at Boulder Periodontics are the patients themselves. She quotes, “There are no strangers, just friends you haven’t met yet.”
Cheryl attended Moraine Valley Community College, has been at Boulder Periodontics for 21 years, and has practiced as a surgical assistant for 40 years. She is certified in CPR, OSHA, X-Rays, Implant Auxiliary, and as an Operating Room Surgical Assistant. Cheryl loves to assist Dr. Horrocks in surgeries and see her patients heal with ease. In her free time, Cheryl likes to hike, snowshoe, kayak, canoe and especially spend time with her grandson!
Audrey has been with Boulder Periodontics since she graduated from Pima Medical Institute three years ago. She assists Dr. Cole in all her surgeries and enjoys conquering challenging cases for her patients. In her spare time, Audrey likes to have fun with her two dogs, ski and snowboard the gorgeous Colorado Mountains, and relax with friends. Her knowledge and expertise make every patient’s experience with Periodontics a smooth and easy one.
Joan has been working as a dental assistant for a periodontist for the past 10 years. Recently relocating to Colorado from Connecticut, she joined the Boulder Periodontics team, and has been with us for nearly a year. She has attended continuing education courses annually and is certified in CPR and Dental Radiology. Joan enjoys working patients and has a caring way that makes everyone feel comfortable in what can be stressful situation.
Heath is a multi-generational Boulderite with strong family ties to the Boulder area. He is an alumni of Boulder High School and earned his Bachelors of Communications from Colorado State University. Heath grew up participating in the Boulder County 4-H program competing on horses in show and rodeo. He enjoys our national parks and open space systems while hiking and trail running during the warm days and escaping to the ski-mountains for some fresh powder. My newest addiction is flag football. He is a founding member of a local league in Denver and has competed in several national tournaments. Additionally, he has an appreciation for the arts, being a season ticket holder for the Denver Performing Art Center. Heath enjoys being a part of the dental community in Boulder.
Our hygienist June has been practicing hygiene for over 35 years. She received her Bachelors of Science degree in Dental Hygiene from the University of Colorado, as well as a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. June enjoys connecting with her patients while providing care and education. In her off time, June pursues an active lifestyle with her family, including her husband Roger and her son who is currently studying engineering at CU. She can be found hiking, skiing, camping, biking, and traveling.
Maya is the new Practice Manager for the Boulder Periodontics team. She graduated from the University of Colorado in Boulder with a degree in Linguistics. She loves to meet new people and make all patients feel comfortable in the office. In her free time, Maya enjoys playing with her dog and relaxing in the great Colorado outdoors.