About the Staff


Patty Gridley

Dental Assistant

I am a dental assistant, with an Associates of Science from PCC,  that has been with Pratt Family Dental since May of 2014.  I am certified in nitrous oxide sedation. My husband Kyle and I had our first child, Dominic, in May 2018 and are enjoying parenthood. We spend our free time with our son and love being outdoors with our dog Hurley and two horses Sass and OJ.


Megan Forshee

Dental Assistant

I am a dental assistant that has been with PFD since March 2017. I am certified in Nitrous Oxide sedation and trained in CAD/CAM crown design, having this training allows us to make same day crowns for you! In my free time I enjoy spending time outdoors, riding horses, and hunting with my husband. 

Haylie Hook

Haylie Hook

Dental Assistant

My name is Haylie Hook, I am a dental assistant that has been with Pratt Family Dental since August of 2017. Although I have been a dental assistant for 2 years prior to working here. I have a 5 year old, Nicole. I am certified in nitrous oxide.


Kristen Alderfer

Dental Assistant

I am a dental assistant that has been with Pratt Family Dental since August 2018. I have my certified dental assisting degree from WSU tech and am certified in nitrous oxide sedation. I am from Greensburg and I have a son named Gabe. I love spending my free time at the lake with friends and family. 


Nicole Morgan

Schedule Coordinator 

I am a Pratt native and have been married to my husband Jon for 10 years.  We have a 3 year old daughter, Kate. I graduated PCC with an Associates in Science and have worked for Pratt Family Dental for 9 years.


Bailey Christensen


I am a receptionist here at Pratt Family Dental, I've been here since April of 2018. My fiance Robby and I enjoy spending our free time outside with our baby boy (Rhett), friends, and our two dogs.


Bethany Lynn


I moved to Pratt in 2008, from Dodge City, Kansas. I have worked at Pratt Family Dental since July of 2020. I enjoy spending time with my two boys; our favorite activities include, fishing, kayaking, hiking, and watching movies.


Bree Jones

Dental Hygienist

Bree is a registered Dental Hygienist who has been with Pratt Family Dental since she graduated in 2012. She grew up helping on their family farm in Sylvia, Kansas, and then attended the Johnson County Community College dental hygiene program. Bree was excited to get back to a smaller community after graduation. She recently got married in 2017, and her husband, who she met while cleaning his teeth, also works in Pratt as a landscaper. They enjoy spending their time with their dog, Lucy, and spending as much time with family as possible. Bree looks forward to many more years with Pratt Family Dental and hopes to raise her family in the community.


Chelsey Miller

Hello, my name is Chelsey. I received my bachelor's degree in Dental Hygiene from Wichita State University in 2012 and I am happy to have joined Pratt Family Dental in 2016. I enjoy getting to know my patients and boosting their confidence with a brighter smile to leave with. Outside of the office, I keep busy with my daughters, Madalyn and Avery, their dad Mikel. We enjoy playing sports, going to the lake, reading a good book, and spending time with our family. I strive to give you the best experience during your dental cleanings and look forward to seeing you in the office!

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Shelly Ritter

I am a registered dental hygienist for Pratt Family Dental. I have been working for the practice since March, 2017, with 9 years of experience working in dental hygiene. I recieved my Bachelor's degree in Biology from Kansas State University in 2010, and continued my education with dental hygiene at MATC, graduating in 2012. Along with my dental hygiene degree, I am licensed to administer local anesthetic and nitrous oxide sedation, allowing for a more comfortable patient experience. Throughout my schooling, I worked as a dental assistant at an endodontic office in Manhattan, I love the field of dentistry and have a passion for what I do! I enjoy seeing patients in the office and want for everyone to have a positive dental appointment. In my free time, I enjoy spending time with my Labrador, Layla and traveling.

Dental Hygienist


Challie Ward

I graduated from Wichita State University in 2013 with a Bachelor's degree in Dental Hygiene and have worked full time as a dental hygienist since June of 2013. I started working Monday's at Dr. Hopkins office in May of 2017. Out side of work, I enjoy spending time with my husband Matt and two children Myleigh and Zander.

Dental Hygienist


Tianna Chartier 

Hi, my name is Tianna Chartier. I am very excited to be a part of the team, as a Registered Dental Hygienist, at Pratt Family Dental. Currently, I am working three days a week. Before my dental hygiene career I worked with Dr. Hopkins as an assistant. I received a Bachelor’s degree from Fort Hays University, with an emphasis in a chemistry. My education continued with dental hygiene school at Colby Community College, which is sanctioned through Northcentral Technical College. I had wonderful instructors and have been practicing under great private practice dentists since 2014. I enjoy learning about my patients and helping create healthy, beautiful smiles. My life stays busy out of the office with my husband who ranches, and our three growing boys. Ranching, rodeoing, and fishing are some of our favorite things to do!

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