Meet The Team


Brian C. Leypoldt, DDS, MSD

Brian C. Leypoldt, DDS, MSD | Lafayette Family Orthodontics

Dr. Brian C. Leypoldt (Dr. Brian) was born and raised in New Jersey.  He attended the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry and graduated in 2009 in the top 5% of his class.  He then went on to receive his Certificate in Orthodontics and Masters of Science in Dentistry from the University of Colorado in 2012.

From 2012 until he opened his own practice in November of 2018, Dr. Brian worked with the underserved communities of Colorado, treating the most difficult cases in the state. Dr. Brian is excited to bring the knowledge he gained during that time to help deliver the best orthodontic care to Lafayette and the surrounding communities.

Dr. Brian is expertly trained to treat adults and children alike, with both traditional braces and clear aligner therapy.  He looks forward to finding the right combination of treatment for his patients to help them attain their most beautiful smile.  He is a member of the American Association of Orthodontics, the Colorado Dental Association, the American Dental Association, and the Boulder/Broomfield County Dental Society.

Dr. Brian lives in Erie, Colorado with his wife Carrie and their dogs Winston, Banjo, and Cooper. He enjoys traveling, bluegrass music, soccer, and any activity that gets him outside to appreciate all that Colorado has to offer.

Lead Assistant


Kayleen | Lead Dental Assistant | Lafayette Family Orthodontics

Kayleen graduated from dental assisting school in 2014 and has been working in orthodontics ever since. She never gets tired of seeing the transformation of our patients as they achieve a beautiful smile and a new found confidence.

Kayleen is blessed to have a handsome 5 year old son who keeps her on her toes and a close relationship to her family. In her spare time you will find her at the gym or out hiking on a nice sunny day. Despite being only 5’1” she is an amazing volleyball player!

“Everything happens for a reason.”

Clinical Assistant


Nancy was born and raised in Boulder County.  She is a true Colorado Native.

When she is not busy helping patients at Lafayette Family Orthodontics, she is enjoying the outdoors with her two energetic puppies, Chata and Frida.  She also loves spending quality time with her family.

Nancy is fluent in both English and Spanish, ready to help our Spanish speaking patients.  

Currently in braces, Nancy has found a passion for orthodontics and is eager and ready to help you create your beautiful smile.

“Life’s a garden, Dig it.”

Office Manager


Renee has been in orthodontics for over 20 years.  She loves the positive transformation orthodontic treatment makes to a patient’s smile and the confidence it provides.  

She has been happily married for forty one years and has two beautiful  daughters and nine loving grandchildren that range in age from one to fifteen. 

Renee loves live music, hiking, and excursions to the warm Caribbean waters of Mexico.