Please view the biographies below to learn more about our caring, friendly team. With proper experience and training, they help our dentist to provide exceptional dentistry in Blackfoot, Idaho. We also have Spanish speakers at Discover Family Dental, including Dr. Tracy Jenkins, allowing us to care for more families in the area. Please contact us if you have any questions or would like to receive attentive service from our team.

Kristen – Dental Hygienist

Kristin has been a hygienist is Blackfoot since 1995, and absolutely loves what she does. She loves using the latest technologies here at Discover Family Dental to help maintain our patients’ health. She and her husband have four awesome kids. During the summer months they love to camp, and enjoy skiing during the winter months. Kristen is a hardcore “Survivor” fan and has never missed a season. Her biggest fears are getting lost and hobo spiders. She also loves DARK chocolate and ice cream, and is actively involved in church activities.

Rosa – Dental Assistant

Rosa Peterson is one of our qualified dental assistants. She likes to eat food and lots of it. She also loves Harry Potter, Star Wars, and The Lord of the Rings. Her favorite character from The Lord of the Rings is Legolas. Rosa’s favorite colors are pink and purple, and she likes to laugh and dance. She loves her dog, Blue, with all her heart, and likes to go on adventures with her friends. Also, her favorite season is fall. Rosa loves working at Discover Family Dental because our team is amazing and so supportive. She loves learning new things with her team, and she loves our patients.

Ella – Dental Assistant

Ella loves caring for her patients. Her gentle way helps patients feel at ease. She loves her dog and taking long walks along the beach.


Tara makes sure our office is running in tip top shape. She is super friendly and will make any patient feel welcome. She loves riding her motorcycle.

Katie – Dental Assistant

Katie is an amazing assistant. She works hard to make sure our patients are comfortable and happy. She is great with kids.