Pauls 374x459Dr. Paul, born in 1958, grew up in Trenton and graduated from Trenton High School in 1977. He then traveled to Liberty, MO to attend William Jewell College, majoring in biology. During this time he married his high school sweetheart, Barbara Senf, also of Trenton. He graduated from William Jewell in 1981, and began his study at the University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Dentistry in 1982. He graduated from the UMKC School of Dentistry in 1986 with honors in prosthetics and was inducted into the honorary dental society of Omicron Kappa Upsilon. That same year, a week before Paul took boards, his son Andrew Paul was born and after graduation the whole family moved back to Trenton to start his dental practice. He opened for business on July 14, 1986 exactly 28 years after his father, Dr. Curtis.

Dr. Paul is very active in his church, serving as deacon for several years. He served on the Trenton R-9 School Board for 9 years and was a youth sports coach for several years. He is also an Eagle Scout, has been awarded the Silver Beaver Award given for distinguished service--the highest award for an adult, is a runner in the tribe of Mic-O-Say, an honorary Boy Scout camping organization, and has been awarded the White Coup of Service in that organization. He is still active in Scouts as an adult leader.

Being community-minded, Dr. Paul has served as a past President for the Riverside Country Club and has also served on many other community boards and committees over the last several years in Trenton. He enjoys activities with his family, playing golf, hunting and watching sports. Dr. Paul is a member of the American Dental Association, Missouri Dental Association and the Northwest Dental Society.