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Title: Director of Dental Department
Primary work location: Olathe Outreach
How long have you worked at HPC? Seven weeks
How did you get into your field of work?
As a high schooler, I met a female dentist who said that a career in dentistry was great if you liked science, crafts and helping people. From then on I was a dental assistant during the summer until I was in dental school.
Do you speak any other languages? If yes, which ones?
No, I do not speak any other languages, but I wish I did!
Do you have a favorite quote? If yes, what is it?
“You must do the things you think you cannot do.” – Eleanor Roosevelt
What values are important to you?
Loyalty, authenticity and honesty.
I love hedgehogs! I have a hedgehog named Arthur.
What is on your “bucket” list?
I want to see the Northern Lights.
What is your favorite food?
Mexican food is my favorite!
What is your favorite movie?
What is your favorite hobby?
Reading is my favorite hobby.
Are you an animal lover? If yes, how many pets do you have and what kind are they?
Yes! In addition to my hedgehog, we have three dogs: two Dachshunds and one Border Collie mix.