Our Team

Leigh Junction Orthodontics in Kirkwood, MO


Office Manager


Leigh joined Junction Orthodontics in 2010 and has been in orthodontics since 1994. She brings many years of experience and is able to fill in wherever she is needed to help the day run smoothly.  Along with managing the practice, Leigh is a Certified Orthodontic Assistant with her Expanded Functions.

Leigh lives in St. Charles with her husband, teenage daughter,  two dogs, and a cat. She also has two daughters away at college and enjoys visiting them as much as possible. Leigh enjoys cooking and playing golf.

Kathy Junction Orthodontics in Kirkwood, MO


Scheduling Coordinator


Kathy joined Junction Orthdontics in 2006 and is our Scheduling Coordinator.  Kathy was born and raised in Kirkwood, and now lives in Webster Groves with her husband Mike and daughter.  In her spare time, Kathy enjoys spending time with friends, crafting, and playing with her dog and cat.

Debbie Junction Orthodontics in Kirkwood, MO


Lab Coordinator

Debbie has been with Junction Orthodontics since 1996. Debbie is a certified Orthodontic Assistant with her expanded functions. Her duties include working as an assistant and lab coordinator. Debbie loves meeting all the patients and hearing about their stories. Debbie and her husband live on a farm in the Fenton area, with their many pets and horses.  In her spare time, Debbie enjoys spending time with her four grown children and many grandchildren.


Heather Junction Orthodontics in Kirkwood, MO


Chairside Orthodontic Assistant

Heather joined the Junction team in 2014. She loves assisting in orthodontic treatment because it is rewarding to see patients’ progress. She loves when a  patient can walk away feeling great with their new smile.

She began working as an orthodontic assistant in 2012 after graduating from Missouri College. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends.

Kacky Junction Orthodontics in Kirkwood, MO


Chairside Orthodontic Assistant

Kacky graduated from Missouri School for Doctor’s Assistants in 1988 and began working in a general dental office. She joined Junction Orthodontics in July of 1997.  Kacky is a Certified Orthodontic Assistant with Expanded Funcitons.

In her spare time; Kacky and her husband enjoy flipping houses, traveling, and trying out new restaurants.  They have a daughter that will graduate from Fontbonne University in May, 2018 and look forward to enjoying her daughter’s  final season of softball.

Nina Junction Orthodontics in Kirkwood, MO


Chairside Orthodontic Assistant

Nina loved her experience as a patient at Junction Orthodontics so much, she joined our staff! Nina graduated from dental assisting school in 2017 and while she’s the youngest of our family, she is proving to be an excellent assistant.  Nina was born and raised in Kirkwood, she also works as a nanny for a local family.  In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with friends and family.

Tiffany Junction Orthodontics in Kirkwood, MO


Chairside Orthodontic Assistant

Tiffany graduated from the Missouri College of Dental Assisting in 2009 and joined Junction Orthodontics in 2015.  She loves assisting our patients and helping them achieve a better smile.

Tiffany really thrives on making our patients feel positive and comfortable with their orthodontic treatment. In her spare time, Tiffany enjoys reading, watching movies, spending time with her husband Matt, and daughter Reagan and Sadie.