Meet Our Team


Ann.jpg Ann Brennan

Ann is one of our orthodontics assistants. She has been in the dental field since 2003 and here with us since 2005. She sees patients in the clinic and does lab work as needed. She is happily married and has two very active boys. She loves spending time with her friends and family. She enjoys reading and taking vacations.

Lisa.jpgLisa Nagorski

Lisa is one of our orthodontic assistants. She has been working in our office since 2014. She is recently engaged and enjoys spending her free time with her friends and family. She loves watching movies and cooking and baking.


Sharon.jpgSharon Nolan

Sharon was born in Hastings, Nebraska. She was raised in Grand Island, attended College and raised her family in Grand Island. She has worked in the Orthodontic field for 18 years, and a total of 28 years in the Dental field, with an Executive Secretarial Degree.

She is responsible for all Financial Contracts and financial accounts. She also makes sure that insurance is submitted as a courtesy to our patients. She enjoys interaction with patients and parents whether scheduling appointments, helping with financial questions, or assisting them with their insurance benefits. Sharon and Tom raised two children, Melanie and Alan, and she has 9 grandchildren to keep her active and happy. Spare time is minimal, but she loves to read, socialize, and travel whenever possible. Her son and family have plenty of pets and she feels she has all of the fun and none of the work involved.

Jeanette.jpgJeanette Yound

Jeanette is our treatment coordinator and has been in the orthodontic field for 30 years. She has been here in our office since 2011. She and her husband Scott have 2 children and one grandson, Spencer. She enjoys cooking, traveling and being with family.


Anna.jpgAnna Leiser

Anna is an orthodontic assistant and has been here since 2008. She and her husband Jared have two daughters, Scarlett and Ruby. She enjoys running, being outdoors and spending time with her family.

Lori.jpgLori Nellson

Lori is our scheduling coordinator and has been with us since 2015. She is originally from Bradshaw, Nebraska. She enjoys camping, gardening, and spending time with family and friends.


Stephanie20161102.jpgStephanie Butler

Stephanie has been helping out here at Butler Orthodontics since 2008. She is currently the office manager. She and Dr. Butler have four children that keep her very busy. She loves to travel with family, cook, and read when she finds the time. She also enjoys volunteering at her church.

Karenh.jpgKaren Hannon

Karen is a passionate and patient oriented professional. She has been in the dental field for over 13 years. She is a Dental Assistant and is also a Certified Orthodontic Assistant receiving her certificate from the Dental Assisting National Board. Karen and her husband have 5 grown children and 7 grandchildren. She loves sports and reading in her spare time.


Tessa has been in the dental field since 2010. She is married to a great guy, Kenny, and they live in Aurora. Tessa's interests include writing music, playing volleyball & basketball, going to country music concerts, shopping and traveling. She will beat you every time at "who's the music artist" game. She and Kenny also like taking it easy and driving around to look at the crops.