Our Admin Team
Jodi – Business Manager
Jodi graduated from the University of Saskatchewan with a Bachelors of Commerce, specializing in Human Resources and Marketing and a Bachelors of Arts in Psychology. She was a National Recruiter for a promotions company in Vancouver and Human Resources Manager for a Customer Compliance & Mystery Shopping company in Calgary before opening and running dental clinics in North West Calgary alongside her husband Joel. Outside the dental world, Jodi spends her time with Joel and her 3 kids – Reese, Jake and Ellis. She has started beekeeping, and is trying to learn Spanish. Jodi loves charity work and has contributed to the building of over a dozen wells and latrines in Africa (and has one named after her), local community playgrounds and homes in Mexico, and sponsors 7 World Vision children. She also runs the annual Christmas Toy Drive & Foodbank drive at the clinic.
Born and raised in Calgary, Pina has a fun, loving personality that brings such positive energy to those who know her. When she is not working Pina enjoys all things Calgary has to offer, exploring new restaurants with great friends, festivals and cultural events. Spending quality time with family and friends, relaxing outdoors and gardening are some of her favorite activities. She also loves traveling, watching movies and reading.
Jody was born and raised in Central Alberta. She attended the College of the Rockies in Cranbrook, BC, and graduated from the Dental Assistant Program in 2000. Jody is Panatella Dental's Office Coordinator and ensures that everything runs smoothly for staff and patients alike. When she's not working Jody spends her time with her boyfriend Chris, walking and biking the trails where they live. She loves traveling to hot destinations like Hawaii, Mexico, Dominican Republic, Las Vegas and Arizona. She loves the Calgary Flames and tries to attend home games when she can. She tries to take in the Stampede every year and attend a concert or two. Jody is a huge fan of the Long Island Medium. She also sells jewelry in what spare time she has and enjoys meeting lots of people through trade shows and home parties.
Andrea moved to Calgary from the small town of High Prairie with her husband Rob and their feisty cat Bob. In her spare time, Andrea likes going for walks down 17th Ave. and checking out the unique shops, hiking in the mountains, and trying new restaurants and pubs. Every summer they go to Penticton to enjoy the weather and the wineries. She likes taking time to go to her lake lot back home at Shaw's Point to hang out with family and friends.
Joanne joined the team at Panatella Dental in October 2017. She has been a dental administrator for the past two years, after retiring from a rewarding 25-year career as an Oil and Gas Scheduler. She loves working with people and helping them with their dental treatment needs.
Joanne was born in B.C. but has called Calgary home for the majority of her life. Joanne and her husband Bil have 4 children between them, and three grandchildren that they love to spoil rotten. They love Calgary and have been very fortunate to travel to many countries around the world. New Zealand and Italy are on their bucket list next. Joanne’s hobbies are cooking up a storm, getting together with friends and family, and she LOVES watching boxing, mixed martial arts, and ultimate fighting. She is also an avid gardener and can often be found helping others to design and plant their own beautiful flowerbeds.
Kerri was born and raised in Calgary. She has been working in the dental field for 10 years as a dental receptionist, and loves helping people with their dental needs.
Kerri and her family enjoy hiking and being in the mountains. They spend a lot of time in or around Canmore. In the summer, Kerri and her son love going to amusement parks, and the seasonal parks around the city. When not working, Kerri likes to be with friends and family, volunteer at her sons school, watch movies and read.