Our Team

We welcome you to Oak Mountain Dental! We are committed to providing each of our patients with personalized, high-quality dental care for a smile that is both healthy and attractive. Our staff is always happy to answer your questions and help in any way we can. To learn more about us and to schedule your next appointment with one of our dentists, Dr. Jake R. Richards and Dr. Mitch J Driscoll, please call our dental office in Pocatello, Idaho. We are eager to get to know you better!

Carol Ward Office Manager

Carol has been working at our practice since 2013.She loves being a part of our team because our office is warm, friendly, and has an inviting atmosphere that welcomes everyone. She is our office manager and is here to help you have a delightful experience at the dentist. If you have any concerns or questions she would be glad to help in any way.

Carol is married with seven children and is a grandmother to 23 grandchildren. She loves to go camping and fishing. She also enjoys traveling to the Caribbean Islands and scuba diving.

Paige Earley Dental Hygienist

Paige graduated from the dental hygiene program at Idaho State University in 2009, and she has been a part of our team at Oak Mountain Dental since. She enjoys being part of a team that cares about each other and each of our patients as well. Paige works to provide individualized care for our patients. She cares about our patients’ overall health and strives to help them reach their oral health goals.

Paige has been married since 2004, with three children. When she is not working, Paige enjoys being outdoors, working out, and spending time with her family.

Lisa Schritter Administrative Assistant

Lisa has been a member of the Oak Mountain Dental team since May 2018. She started in the dental field at a pediatric dental office as insurance coordinator in 2013 and has learned an exorbitant amount in the past several years and is now very happy in her Office Administrator position at Oak Mountain Dental. She enjoys aiding in the patient’s understanding of their treatment as well as their dental insurance plan from start to finish.

Lisa studied Business Management and Marketing at Idaho State University, and very much enjoys her role as Marketing Coordinator for Oak Mountain Dental. She enjoys being active and getting outdoors as much as possible, hiking, watching major league baseball, traveling, going to concerts of all kinds, and watching Quentin Tarantino movies. Time is spent spending time doing those activities with her amazing daughter, Emily, and her main squeeze, Bill. Be sure to call or stop by and make your appointment with us soon!

Bridget George Dental Hygienist

Bridget graduated from the dental hygiene program at Idaho State University in 2011 & has been with Oak Mountain Dental since 2015. She enjoys working with a fun, friendly dental team that truly cares about the needs of our patients. Bridget is excited to provide updated, top quality care to all she treats.

Outside of her career, she enjoys spending time with her husband and three young boys. She has passion for animals, gardening, camping, ATV riding, and anything outdoors.

Bridget grew up in Aberdeen, Idaho and currently resides there with her family and animals. Her family raises potatoes, wheat, and sugar beets. She enjoys helping out on the farm.

Kendra Kraus Dental Assistant

Kendra has been in the dental field since 2014. She has been part of the team at Oak Mountain Dental since 2016. She loves being part of a team that cares so much about each other and their patients. Kendra has two sons and one daughter. She loves to spend time enjoying the outdoors. She loves to read, travel and be around friends and family.

Shayla Stoddart Dental Hygienist

Shayla graduated from Idaho State University in 2017 and has been with our practice since 2018. She enjoys developing relationships with the patients here at Oak Mountain. Providing quality care and patient education is a priority for Shayla and the Oak Mountain team.

Shayla has been married since 2019. When she is not at work she enjoys spending time outdoors with her husband and their two dogs.

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