Dr. Kate Steele is the owner of Steele Dentistry. She grew up in Wray, Colorado, with her older brother and younger sister. She and her husband, Jeff, have one 3-year-old son, Carson. She has 9 years of experience in the dental field. Dr. Steele’s favorite part of her job is creating an experience that is easy and enjoyable for her patients. She also loves developing her team so that they enjoy great success and feel passionate about their work. Dr. Steele enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She also enjoys spending time in the mountains, hiking and skiing. Most of all, she loves spending time with her husband and son.“Remember your dreams and fight for them. You must know what you want from your life. There is just one thing that make your dreams become impossible: the fear of failure.” – Paulo Coelho
Dr. Raleigh-Gutierrez grew up in Omaha, Nebraska with her two siblings. She graduated from Creighton in 2005 and practiced in Omaha for a while before ultimately moving to Colorado in 2011. She is married and has two wonderful children. She enjoys spending time with family, reading and baking.
Dr. Raleigh-Gutierrez enjoys that she is able to help give people a wonderful and healthy smile.
Meet Our Team
At Steele Dentistry, our team of highly skilled dental professionals strives to provide quality dental care in Denver, Colorado, for individuals and families. We work to maintain a welcoming, helpful environment for all of our patients by ensuring that you are comfortable during your treatments and that your dental needs are met in a personal and respectful manner. We invite you to learn more about our team by calling our office at 303-278-3353 and making an appointment with Dr. Kate Steele or Dr. Michelle Raleigh. We look forward to caring for your smile!
Megan – Practice Director
Megan began working at Steele Dentistry in 2009. After taking time off to be a stay-at-home mom, she returned in 2015.
Megan was born and raised in eastern Colorado with two siblings. She now lives in northern Colorado with her two beautiful daughters. She loves to spend time with her family and friends outdoors exploring our beautiful state. When not outdoors, she likes to craft and cheer on her favorite team – the Denver Broncos.
“Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.” – Mark Twain
Rachel – Registered Dental Hygienist
Rachel grew up in Troy, Illinois, with her three sisters, Kristi, Lauren, and Angie. She has four years of experience in the dental field. Her favorite thing about working at Steele Dentistry is our great work environment – our team gets along and works well together, and she has an awesome boss! Rachel’s favorite animal is a manatee, and her favorite sport is Blues Hockey. She follows the St. Louis Blues and the St. Louis Cardinals.
Rachel’s motto is, “Fake it till you make it!”
Dezaray – Expanded Duties Dental Assistant
Dezaray is Steele Dentistry’s team lead in the assistant department. With over 10 years of dental experience, she dedicates herself to providing quality dentistry in all areas, from helping with clinical treatment to team and patient interactions.
Dezaray is originally from Houston, Texas, but was raised in Aurora, making Colorado her home. She is happily married and is the mother of two amazing boys, ages 13 and 7. In her spare time she enjoys different hobbies and activities with her family and friends.
“Let others lead small lives, but not you. Let others argue over small things, but not you. Let others cry over small hurts, but not you. Let others leave their future in someone else’s hands, but not you.” – Jim Rohn
Rachel AKA Ro – Dental Hygienist
Rachel is from Omaha, Nebraska where she graduated from UNMC in 2014 with her degree in dental hygiene. She moved shortly after due to her love of Colorado and the outdoors. When she’s not caring for patients’ smiles, she and her fiancé like to find new places to hike and travel whenever they get the chance.
“Keep your face always towards the sunshine and shadows will fall behind you.” – Walt Whitman
Bill – Insurance Coordinator
Bill grew up on a small farm in Nebraska with three siblings. He and his wife, Sue, raised three children out in eastern Colorado where Bill retired from the natural gas industry. He has been working for Steele Dentistry since 2017. He enjoys spending time with his four grandchildren and taking it easy.