Faculty

Jacqueline (Jacque) Freudenthal, RDH, MHE

Jacqueline (Jacque) Freudenthal, RDH, MHE

Associate Professor and Department Chair

Office: Dental Hygiene Sciences 139

208-282-4360

freujacq@isu.edu

Education
Master of Health Education (M.H.E) - Idaho State University, 2005
Bachelor of Science (B.S.) - Dental Hygiene, Idaho State University, 1982

Professional Areas of Interests: Prevention, Caries Risk Assessment, Community Health and Special Needs, Administration of Local Anesthetics, Expanded Function Procedures for Dental Hygienists

Personal Interests/Hobbies: Outdoor activities - skiing, biking, kayaking, rafting, tennis

Kristin Hamman Calley, RDH, MS

Kristin Hamman Calley, RDH, MS

Associate Professor

Office: Dental Hygiene Sciences 141

208-282-3379

callkris@isu.edu

Education
Master of Science (M.S.) - Dental Hygiene, Old Dominion University, 1993
Bachelor of Science (B.S.) - Dental Hygiene Idaho State University, 1988

Professional Areas of Interests:Instructional design for online learning, professional issues, career retention, client motivation and instrumentation techniques

JoAnn R. Gurenlian, RDH, PhD

Professor

208-240-1443

gurejoan@isu.edu

Education
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) - Education, Educational Leadership, University of Pennsylvania, 1991
Master of Science (M.S.) - Dental Hygiene, Columbia University, 1979
Bachelor of Science (B.S.) - Dental Hygiene, Fairleigh Dickinson University, 1978
Associate of Arts (A.A.) - Dental Hygiene, Fairleigh Dickinson University, 1976

Professional Areas of Interests: oral pathology, oral medicine, diabetes,women's health, education, leadership and professional development

Personal Interests/Hobbies: Reading, spending time with my family, shopping, chocolate

Ellen Rogo, RDH, PhD

Ellen Rogo, RDH, PhD

Professor

Office: Dental Hygiene Sciences, Office 107

208-282-3017

rogoelle@isu.edu

Education
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) - Education, University of Idaho, 2009
Master of Education (M.Ed) - University of Washington, 1981
Bachelor of Science (B.S.) - Dental Hygiene, Fairleigh Dickinson University, 1978

Tara Bardsley Johnson, RDH, PhD

Tara Bardsley Johnson, RDH, PhD

Assistant Professor

Office: Dental Hygiene Sciences 140

208-282-2792

johntara@isu.edu

Education
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) - Pharmacology, Emphasis: molecular oncology, Department of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Sciences; Idaho State University College of Pharmacy, 2007
Master of Education (M.Ed.) - Emphasis: Curriculum and Instruction; Idaho State University College of Education, 1992
Bachelor of Science (B.S.) - Dental Hygiene Idaho State University, 1981

Professional Areas of Interests: oral pathology, molecular mechanisms of oral cancer, chemoprevention techniques in cancer and other disease, research methods

Personal Interests/Hobbies: Reading, spending time with my family, hiking, skiing, art

Kandis V. Garland, RDH, MS

Associate Professor Graduate Faculty

Office: Dental Hygiene Sciences 106

(208) 282-6461

garlkand@isu.edu

Education
Master of Science (M.S.), Dental Education, University of Minnesota, 2007
Bachelor of Science (B.S.) - University of Minnesota, 1998
R.D.A. - Hennepin Technical College, 1988

Professional Areas of Interests: calibration of faculty, infection control, workforce issues, student satisfaction, safety first

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Rebecca Bosh, RDH, MS

Assistant Professor

Office: Dental Hygiene Sciences 136

208-282-2744

tranrebe@isu.edu

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Leciel Bono, RDH, MS

Assistant Professor

Office: Dental Hygiene Sciences 105

208-282-3076

bonoleci@isu.edu

Rachelle Williams

Rachelle Williams RDH, MS

Assistant Professor

Office: Dental Hygiene Sciences 130

208-282-2395

grovrach@isu.edu

Clinical Faculty

Camille Biorn, RDH, BS
Clinical Assistant Professor
Email:biorcami@isu.edu

Kim Ellis, RDH, BS
Clinical Associate Professor
Email: ellikimb@isu.edu

Colleen Stephenson, RDH-ER, MS
Clinical Assistant Professor
Email: stepmoni@isu.edu

Jann Zollinger, RDH, BS
Clinical Assistant Professor
Email: zolljann@isu.edu

Clinical Instructors

Leisa Alsop, RDH
Theresa Christensen, RDH, BS
Jennifer Dahlke, RDH, BS
Mariah Johnson, RDH, BS
Crystal Kanderis Lane, RDH, BS
Meg Long, RDH, BS
Diane Peck, RDH, BS
Eileen Ruth, RDH, BS
Cathy Salisbury, RDH, M Ed.
LuAnn Spain, EFDA
Jessica Spanton, RDH, BS
Susan Stevens, RDH, BS
Pam Packer, RDH, BS
Colette Walters, RDH                                                                              

Adjunct Faculty

Vicki Johnstone-Dodge, RDH, MS
Sharon Mossman                                                                                                                                                                                          

Other Faculty

Dr. Jason Pilarski, PhD, Assistant Professor, Biology
Dr. Jeff Ybarguen, DDS, Program Director, IDEP
Denise M Bowen, RDH, MS, Professor Emeritus

Clinical Supervising Dentists

Dr. Bryce Larson
Dr. Louis Bringhurst
Dr. Jason Peterson
Dr. Michael Cady
Dr. Kyle Siemen 
Dr. Errol Ormond

 

Staff

Jennifer Kent

Jennifer Sterbentz, MA

Administrative Assistant I

Office: Dental Hygiene Sciences 138

(208) 282-3796

(208) 282-4071

kentjen3@isu.edu

Nancy Herrick Staff Photo

Nancy Herrick

Administrative Assistant I

Office: Dental Hygiene Sciences 125

208-282-2482

herrnan2@isu.edu

Dustin Perry

Technical Records Specialist I

Office: Dental Hygiene Sciences 115

208-282-2579

perrdus2@isu.edu

Melanie Schoonover

Melanie Schoonover

Laboratory Materials Supervisor

Office: Room 129

(208) 282-2727

schomela@isu.edu

Lisa Proctor

Lisa Proctor

Dental Reception Coordinator

Office: Dental Hygiene Clinic 282-3282

proclisa@isu.edu

Emeriti Faculty

Kathleen O. Hodges, RDH, MS

Kathleen O. Hodges, RDH, MS

Professor Emerita

hodgkat1@isu.edu

Education
Master of Science (M.S.) - Dental Hygiene, Old Dominion University, 1979
Bachelor of Science (B.S.) - Dental Hygiene, Old Dominion University, 1977

Professional Areas of Interests: Clinical Dental Hygiene Practice, Management and Supervision; Periodontology; Patient Management Strategies; Administration; Education; Professional Ethics and Jurisprudence Nationwide; Models of Dental Hygiene Delivery of Care

Personal Interests/Hobbies: Traveling, boating, sports spectator, and reading

Denise Bowen, RDH, MS

Denise Bowen, RDH, MS

Professor Emerita

bowedeni@isu.edu

Education
Master of Science (M.S.) - Dental Hygiene, Old Dominion University, 1975
Bachelor of Science (B.S.) - Dental Hygiene, Old Dominion University, 1976

Professional Areas of Interests: oral systemic health link, periodontology, education, leadership and professional development

Personal Interests/Hobbies: Travel, reading, spending time with friends and family, golfing

Additional Emerita Faculty

Carlene Paarman, RDH, MEd
Carole Christie, MA
Anita Herzog, RDH, MEd

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