Dr. Jeanni R. Foss attended St. Olaf College in Northfield, MN to get her BA in both Chemistry and Biology in 1994. She went on to get her Doctorate of Dental Surgery at the University of Minnesota school of Dentistry. She graduated with Distinction in 1998 and received awards for Ethics and Pediatric Dentistry. She then went on to practice in Cleveland, Ohio for 6 years, where she did several years of mobile dentistry work in nursing homes, psychiatric homes, and disabled children facilities. She also served as a Delegate for the Ohio Dental Association and served on the Cleveland District Finance committee.
In November 2015, Dr. Foss will have the prestigious honor of being inducted into the American College of Dentists (founded in 1920) as a Fellow, which advances excellence, ethics, professionalism and leadership in dentistry.
In 2004, Dr. Foss moved back to Minnesota to open her practice, Edgewood Dental, in Baxter, Minnesota. She served as the President of the West Central District Dental Society for one year and has been a Delegate for the Minnesota Dental Association since 2005. She is a member of the American Dental Association, Minnesota Dental Association, West Central District Dental Society, Crow Wing County Dental Society, and the Academy of Microscope Enhanced Dentistry.
Currently she is the editor for the Northwest Dentistry Journal as well as an event planner for the West Central District Dental Society, and serves on the Board of Trustees for the Minnesota Dental Association. She founded and is on the board for Brighter Days Foundation which has been helping chronically or severely-ill children in the surrounding local communities since 2009.