Christy has coached and trained dental professionals and teams throughout her career in Learning & Development. Her areas of expertise include The Patient Experience, New Hire Onboarding and Development, Role Specific Training, Clinical Continuing Education, and Leadership Development. Christy joined Mortenson Family Dental in 2008 – participating in its growth from 22 practices to the DSO leader it is today! Christy pioneered multiple programs including the national New Employee Orientation series and most recently, Operation: Team Bootcamp a back-to-the-basics communication skills program. Her efforts resulted in MDP becoming a Nationally Approved Continuing Education Provider through the Academy of General Dentistry. She currently leads the Scaling Up Group Dental Symposium, oversees New Hire Onboarding, Continuing Education, Instructional Design, and MDPU, the online learning platform for Mortenson Dental Partners She serves on the INSPIRE Leadership Team both as a leader and facilitator. With specific interests in leading organizational change, emotional intelligence, and leadership coaching and development, Christy frequently speaks on collaboration, influence, and a spirit of teamwork.