Lynn Whaley

Lynn Whaley is an alumni of the Wayne Community College Dental Hygiene program, graduating in 1992. She has worked with Mitchell Family Dentistry in Kinston, NC, for 24 years. As a member of NCDHA Lynn has served the Southeastern component as Secretary, Treasurer,...

Mary Anne Kolb

Mary Anne obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Maryland Baltimore County in 2003. After deciding to pursue a career in the dental field, she worked as a Dental Assistant before continuing her education to receive her degree in Dental...

Sue Jeffries

Sue began her dentistry career in 1983 when she joined the United States Navy as a Dental Technician. During her 20 years Naval career, Sue assisted in all dentistry phases, managed several Naval Dental Centers, and completed her hygiene degree. Upon retiring, Sue...

Barbara Kucera

Barbara Kucera,RDH, BS is a 1986 graduate of The Ohio State University where she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Education and Certificate in Dental Hygiene. An active member of the Metrolina Component, Barbara is honored to now be a member of the NCDHA Leadership...

Michelle Ping

Michelle began her professional career as a paralegal after graduating with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Paralegal Studies from Southern Illinois University.  Michelle worked for many years as a paralegal before setting her sights on dental hygiene.  Throughout her...
ADHA Interim Guidance on Return To Work

ADHA Interim Guidance on Return To Work

To assist dental hygienists with the many unanswered questions about how to safely return to work, and the need for and availability of appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE), ADHA Task Force on Return to Work recently made revisions to their Interim Guidance...
Live Webinar Covid-19 ADHA

Live Webinar Covid-19 ADHA

COVID-19 and the Dental Hygienist WebinarJoin ADHA’s Director of Advocacy and Education, Ann Lynch, as she provides updates, resources, and answers to your questions surrounding COVID-19. This webinar will be recorded if you cannot attend live, so please be sure...
Take Care of Yourself

Take Care of Yourself

Your mental health during COVID-19 matters more than ever. No one has to tell you what a stressful time this is. But you may need a reminder of how important it is to take care of your mental health.The North Carolina Dental Society and NC Caring Dental...

Filing Unemployment

What You Need to Know About Filing For Unemployment Recent recommendations from the American Dental Hygienists’ Association (ADHA), the American Dental Association (ADA), the Center for Disease Control (CDC) and the US Federal Government of postponing all...

Matt Crespin ADHA President Comments On

COVID-19: Protecting Dental Patients, Your Colleagues and YouIn response to the COVID-19 outbreak, governors across the country are taking various actions such as closing restaurants, bars, and public gatherings to mitigate and contain the spread of the virus. Dental...

Teledentistry Symposium

Teledentistry Symposium: ‘Where Are We Now And Where Are We Going?’ This one day symposium is designed to appeal to anyone interested in learning about Teledentistry. It will provide an update on the fundamental principles of teledentistry, its current...
Oral Health Day                  2020

Oral Health Day 2020

Join the North Carolina Oral Health Collaborative (NCOHC), NCDHA, public health officials, health care providers, policymakers, community voices, and other oral health champions across the state for the “Virtual” Oral Health Day 2020 and Community Tours, on June 3,...