Meet Our Team

Glacier Dental Group Team 

Pam, Dental Hygienist

Pam has been with Glacier Dental Group since our doors opened in 2006, but she has numerous years of prior dental experience.  She received her Associate of Applied Science Degree in Dental Hygiene and is a member of the American Dental Hygienist Association.  She values the relationships she’s built with our patients over the years, many of whom she calls her friends. Outside our office, Pam helps residents at several local nursing homes with their oral hygiene. She serves as a triage specialist at Shepherd’s Hand free dental clinic and has been an active participant in the Homeless Connect Dental Clinic project. Pam and her husband Bill have adopted Montana as their home and love the outdoors. They devote endless hours and energy to updating and maintaining their beloved one-hundred-year-old home near Kila. Pam and Bill spend as much time as possible with their children and grandchildren, and have a deep love and respect for animals.

 

Pam Yeager

Krista Leukuma

 

Krista, Dental Hygienist

Dr. Keim and Krista have been working together since Glacier Dental Group opened our doors 2006. She received her Associate of Applied Science Degree in Dental Hygiene from Sheridan College, and has been working in dentistry for many years. Krista enjoys providing patients with gentle but thorough dental cleanings, and maintaining the highest standard of care is her top priority. Krista has helped plan local hygiene continuing education. Her community service includes providing volunteer hygiene treatment through the Homeless Connect Dental Clinic project and participating in the Give Kids a Smile school dental program. Krista was born and raised in the Flathead Valley, where she is pleased to make her home with her husband Kurt and their wonderful young children.  Krista enjoys skiing, running, hiking, traveling, and spending time with her family.

Makenna, Dental Assistant

Makenna has been a dental assistant since 2010, and was trained for her position on the job by Dr. Keim. She graduated from Flathead Valley Community College in 2010 with a Pharmacy Technical Certificate and is also certified in Dental Radiography Health and Safety. She is OSHA and CPR certified. She enjoys contributing to our community by serving as a coordinator for the Shepherd’s Hand free dental clinic, as well as volunteering as a dental assistant for Project Homeless Connect and the Sealants for Smiles program. Makenna is a Flathead Valley native and graduated from FHS in 2004. She and her husband Tyler have four beautiful young children. They love the Montana outdoors and enjoy hiking, camping, fishing, and hunting together.

  Makenna Just 
Alicia Leukuma  

Bridgette, Dental Assistant

Bridgette joined Glacier Dental Group in 2017, but started her career in the dental profession in 2011. She was raised in Wisconsin, where she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh.  She later moved to Choteau, Montana, where she met her husband, Dr. Sam Maltby, who convinced her to pursue a dental career and join his practice. While there, she wore several hats, including office manager, administrative assistant, and dental assistant. During this time, Bridgette also coordinated Sealants for Smiles, a non-profit, school-based sealant program which serves children at no cost.  In 2017, Bridgette and her husband relocated to the Flathead Valley to join Glacier Dental Group, and thoroughly enjoy being a part of such an incredible dental team! She is certified in Dental Radiography Health and Safety and CPR, and in her free time, she enjoys competitive swimming, mountain biking, backpacking, and spending time with her husband and their dogs. 

Charlis, Office Coordinator

Charlis is the Office Coordinator and Insurance Specialist for Glacier Dental Group. She has been an integral part of our office since 2007.  Charlis has worked in the medical field for many years and works hard to meet all patients’ scheduling and financial needs.  Charlis is passionate about volunteering in her community and has served six years as the Luminaria Chairman for the Columbia Falls Relay for Life and Night of Light Parade.  She is an active member of United Methodist Church of Columbia Falls, and has volunteered for Project Homeless Connect in Kalispell alongside other members of our office. Charlis and her husband Paul have been happily married for over 40 years. Together, they love spending time with their two children and four grandchildren, good friends, and neighbors. They truly love traveling and riding their bikes.

 Charlis Dube
Amanda  

Amanda, Office Coordinator

Amanda is our other Office Coordinator at Glacier Dental Group and offers a warm welcome and positive, caring experience each time our patients visit our office. She worked in the dental field for many years as a trained dental assistant before transitioning to the front office. She is certified in Dental Radiograph and CPR. She wears many hats at the clinic, helping out wherever needed. She is a Montana native, and has lived in various places throughout the state, but has called the Flathead Valley her home for over 11 years. Amanda and her husband Jeff enjoy hunting, fishing the various lakes and rivers, riding their Harleys, enjoying all the beauty our state has to offer, and spending time with family.  


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