Office hours »
Monday8:30a - 5:30p
Tuesday8:00a - 5:00p
Wednesday8:00a - 4:30p
Thursday8:00a - 4:30p
  • Call us (907) 745-6818
  • Pioneer Peak Dental Center
  • 223 S Alaska St.
  • Palmer, AK 99645

Meet the Staff



Holly - Front Desk/Consultations

Holly works as our Patient Care Coordinator, providing consultations, appointments, and helping ensure that every patient feels comfortable at our office.

She has lived in Alaska for 27 years and is a mom of four beautiful girls.

Her hobbies include drawing, painting, hiking, glass and tile mosaic art, and spending time with her family.

Holly graduated with her certification as a dental assistant through the dental assisting program at the University of Alaska Anchorage in 1990.




Eva - Dental Assistant

Eva works as a dental assistant here at our office.

She graduated the Dental Assisting Program at the University of Alaska Anchorage where she received her certification in 2010.

She was originally born and raised in Germany and moved to Alaska in 1987.

Her hobbies include painting, hiking, fishing, skiing, and spending time with her family.




Chelsie - Front Desk

Chelsie: A part of the Front desk administrative team and a scheduling coordinator. Originally born and raised in Iowa, has now been living in Alaska for five years and enjoys every day of it

Chelsie graduated from Vatterott College with an Associate's degree in Dental Assisting in Des Moines, Iowa in 2009.

She also enjoys spending time with her new daughter and family, her puppy Hatcher (who could not be featured due to digging in the garden), friends, hiking, fishing, exploring new places in Alaska, and soon to be learning how to hunt.




Sally - Office Manager

Sally Paden is Dr. Paden's wife and is the office manager. She is responsible for patient and insurance billing as well as accounts receivable.

She graduated from the University of Alaska Anchorage in 1986 where she obtained her associates of arts degree.

She has lived in Alaska for 28 years and enjoys many outdoor activities such as fishing, hunting, and gardening. She also enjoys creating stained glass art which can be found around our office.