Our Team

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Our Staff


Our staff has more than 100 years combined experience. We strive to provide the best possible care for our patients, and welcome you to our dental clinic.

Paula Wyant – Office Manager

Paula Wyant has been employed with McCoy Samples Mattingly Dental Clinic for 14 years and has been the Office Manager for the last 9 years. She has been a resident of Chillicothe for almost her entire life, except for the last few years when she and her husband moved to the family farm in Linneus. Paula has three grown children, and one granddaughter.

Paula is currently President of the Roger A. Browning Foundation, a local foundation formed in the mid 1990’s to help the youth of Livingston County. She has been a member of this foundation since its inception.

Paula is proud to be part of a team that strives to meet the needs of its community, patients and employees.


Laura Edens – Dental Hygienist

Laura J. Edens was born and raised in Iowa. She attended Southeastern Community College in Burlington, Iowa, and obtained an Associate of Arts Degree in May of 2003. She then earned her Associates in Applied Science for Dental Hygiene in May of 2005 at Carl Sandburg College in Galesburg, Illinois.

Laura enjoys traveling, reading, and listening to music. She has an appreciation for art and takes pride in creating and making things. Additionally, she enjoys time outdoors and animals.

Laura strives to achieve the best she can in all of her endeavors. She has enjoyed Chillicothe, Missouri and loves providing care for patients in the area.


Jessica Guyer – Dental Hygienist

Jessica was born and raised in Linneus, MO and Graduated from Linn Co. R-1 High School of Purdin in 2010.

She went on to take classes at North Central Missouri College in Trenton and got accepted into the NCMC Dental Hygiene Program in August of 2013. She graduated from NCMC with an Associates of Applied Science for Dental Hygiene in May of 2015.


Jessie Bain – Dental Hygienist

Jessie graduated from South Harrison High School in Bethany, MO. After graduation, Jessie began taking courses for Dental Hygiene at North Central Missouri College in Trenton and was accepted into the August 2012 Dental Hygiene program.

She graduated with her Associates of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene degree in May of 2014. Jessie went on to work at a small Federally Qualified Health Center in Southern Iowa before joining our team in May. Jessie and her husband, Clint, and their two sons, Kynsen and Ace, are excited to provide care to the patients of McCoy Samples Mattingly in our Chillicothe location.



Assistants with Expanded Functions

All of our assistants with expanded functions have received their basic skills certification

  • Tammy – Orthodontics, Removable Prosthetics
  • Renee – Orthodontics, Placement of Restorative materials, Fixed and Removable prosthetics
  • Mercedes – Orthodontics, Removable Prosthetics
  • Natalie – Orthodontics, Removable Prosthetics


In Our Group Photos:



Front row - Mercedes Williams, Kaycie King, Paige Eller, Emily Stark, Natalie Meyer, Ashley Tarpening, Cori Gabel, Megan Rex

2nd row - Shirley Wright, Sara Medlin, Cheryl Diggs, Renee Bozarth, Tammy Dowell, Brooke Stonger, Jessie Bain RDH, Genny Stretch

3rd row - Alyshia King, Laura Edens RDH, Jessica Guyer RDH, Heidi McCoy, Paula Wyant, Caley Jackson, Shelby Wright, Heather Kennedy

Back row - Emily Mattingly DDS, David Mattingly DDS, Rolfe McCoy DMD, Stuart Samples DDS, Kyle Samples DDS, Anthony Ewigman DDS

Hamilton Office

Anthony Ewigman DDS, Kelsey Bird, Heather Kennedy


Brookfield Office

Front row - Kaycie King, Emily Mattingly DDS, David Mattingly DDS, Natalie Meyer

2nd row - Shirley Wright, Brooke Stonger, Ashley Tarpening

Back row - Alyshia King, Jessica Guyer

Carrollton Office

Kyle Samples DDS, Shelby Wright, Emily Stark


Front row - Ashley Tarpening, Shirley Wright , Sara Medlin, Cheryl Diggs, Natalie Meyer

2nd row - Kelsey Bird, Renee Bozarth, Tammy Dowell, Mercedes Williams

3rd row - Alyshia King, Kaycie King, Shelby Wright, Caley Jackson


Doctors -

Emily Mattingly DDS, David Mattingly DDS, Rolfe McCoy DMD, Stuart Samples DDS, Kyle Samples DDS, Anthony Ewigman DDS


Laura Edens RDH, Jessica Guyer RDH, Jessie Bain RDH


Front Office

Front row - Megan Rex, Emily Stark

2nd row - Paige Eller, Heidi McCoy, Paula Wyant, Genny Stretch, Cori Gabel

Back row - Heather Kennedy, Brooke Stonger