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With her quiet and sweet personality you would never guess how much influence she has had on the Dental hygiene students she teaches each year.  Her passion and drive to mold the best Dental Hygienist she can shines through in […]

UDHA Spotlight Bobi Merritt


Dianne is always working hard for the Dental Hygiene community and for students.  As the recipient of the UDHA 2014 Outstanding Mentor please meet Dianne Knight, RDH, MBA, Associate Professor How long have you been a hygienist?  34 years I […]

UDHA Spotlight Dianne Knight


Introducing Eric Mutterer RDH, MA Eric has been a Dental Hygienist and a member of the UDHA since 1996.  We asked Eric some questions to get to know him better. Why did you become a dental hygienist? I had thought […]

UDHA Spotlight Eric Mutterer



Introducing Darci Weber.  Registered Dental Hygienist and UDHA member How long have you been a hygienist?  almost 3 years Why did you become a dental hygienist? I started working in dentistry during my senior year of high school.  I worked […]

UDHA Spotlight Darci Weber


Introducing Dharshini Begaye. She works on the Navajo Reservation, in a public health office, called Utah Navajo Health System, Inc., that offers medical and dental services.  Dharshini was appointed as the Oral Health Coordinator, while still serving as a full […]

UDHA Spotlight Dharshini Begaye


Michelle has been a Dental Hygienists for 17 years and a UDHA member for a ‘looong time’.  Here is her story. I became a dental hygienist because I love working with the public and health care. I worked as a […]

UDHA Spotlight Michelle Martin