The Amazing and Caring Team At Elevation Endodontics

Renee – Practice Manager

Born and raised in Southern California, Renee and her husband moved to Colorado Springs in 2007 after a long family career in the United States Air Force. Together they raised two beautiful children, but currently it’s their dog-children, Millie and Raider, that keep them busy!

Renee serves in the community as a Board Member and Co-Facilitator of Heartbeat Survivors After Suicide, which is an organization that provides peer support for those left behind. She is also an active member of her church and enjoys teaching Sunday School. Renee is a firm believer that service is a key component to personal happiness.

With more than 30 years of experience in the dental field, Renee is a wonderful addition to the Elevation Endodontics team. She brings an unparalleled passion for helping patients eliminate dental pain and improve their oral health. Her enthusiasm is contagious, and we know that you will feel it when you meet her.

Jill – Operations Manager

Jill develops strategies promoting Elevation’s mission and vision. She oversees marketing and works closely with Renee on staffing and administrative responsibilities. Her background in human resources has made her an integral asset to our team.

Jill graduated from Brown University with a BA in Psychology and won an Ivy League Championship as the Captain of the Brown Women’s Tennis Team. She married her college sweetheart, John, and enjoyed travelling the world supporting her husband’s 20-year Army career and raising their 3 amazing sons Dean, Cole and Luke. The McKissock family are avid sports fans and enjoy playing and watching a variety of sports. Jill loves spending time with her family, her dog Gunner, travelling and watching the NY Yankees.

Nicole – Administrative Assistant

Nicole is a Colorado native and graduated from the University of Northern Colorado in 2007. When you meet her, you will see that she enjoys serving the wonderful people in our community. She ensures that everything runs smoothly in our office and that our patients have stress-free visits by handling financial matters as well as insurance and scheduling.

In her free time, Nicole enjoys curling up with a good book or movie. Spending time with hubby Chris, daughter Ellie and fur babies are her first priority. She and her family love traveling, especially cruising. Nicole has been on 16 cruises and can’t wait to take Ellie on her first!


Joyce – Lead Dental Assistant

Joyce is a Certified Dental Assistant who has joined the Elevation Endodontics Team to grow her personal and professional knowledge of the dental world.  After spending over a decade working in the Orthodontic field, Joyce easily connects with and skillfully takes care of those trusting her with their dental needs.

Joyce has been in the dental field since 2005 and has dedicated her time to ensuring every patient feels at home.  Joyce has an amazing ability to calm the most anxious of souls while providing superior care.  She gives 110% to every patient ensuring their needs are met and expectations exceeded!

Joyce has lived in Colorado since the age of 2 and considers herself a native. Joyce and her husband have three amazing children (Ashley, Adamari, and Silas) ranging from college to grade school.  When not in the office delivering stellar treatment,  Joyce can be found supporting her children’s many athletic (especially baseball) endeavors, taking in a Rockies game or tackling any project that involves her imagination!

Chelsey – Dental Assistant/Administrative Assistant

Chelsey has been a Certified Dental Assistant since 2016. She is dedicated to serving all of our patients with the highest quality endodontic care. She genuinely cares about her patients as individuals and works to ensure their comfort at all times.

A native of Colorado Springs, Chelsey enjoys all things outdoors including hiking, camping, and anything that gives her an excuse to escape to the mountains. Chelsey is happily married to her high school sweetheart and together they have two beautiful little girls, Remi and Charli and one on the way!

Chelsey works to connect with each patient to help them feel at ease while being treated. She feels that it is incredibly gratifying when a patient can leave the office, out of pain, having had a great experience of a root canal.

Tasha – Dental Assistant

Tasha is a Colorado native who earned her Dental Assisting Certificate from Pikes Peak Community College. With years of experience, she appreciates the complexity of Endodontics and looks forward to only the very best outcome with every treatment. Tasha does her best to create a calm and relaxing environment, as caring for others was instilled in her as a young child. It is her goal to alleviate some of the fear and anxiety that comes with dentistry in a reassuring environment.

When Tasha is not working, she enjoys the beauty of the great outdoors with her husband and two beautiful daughters. Exercise is a huge part of Tasha’s life. She loves her Zumba classes and has three cute dogs who help her with her hobby of exercise by convincing her that daily walks are a must!

Izzy – Dental Assistant

Izzy graduated from Pima Medical Institute for Dental Assisting at the top of her class. She is passionate about learning all there is to know about endodontics. She has a strong work ethic and always strives to provide the best care for her patients. She is bilingual and can help translate for our Spanish speaking patients.

A native of Colorado, Izzy loves the great outdoors and is an accomplished oil painter. She finds inspiration for her art by tackling Colorado’s trails with her two rescue dogs.

Izzy keeps our patients comfortable and relaxed with her ready smile and commitment to make your appointment the best one yet.