President’s Message

President’s Message

It is an honor and privilege to serve as President of the North Carolina Dental Hygienists’ Association. This year, our theme is the White Oak. White Oaks-one of the most magnificent trees in the eastern states. They can grow tall and wide and live to be over 200...
Sommer Wisher, RDH, BS

Sommer Wisher, RDH, BS

Sommer Wisher is a proud Tarheel, graduating with her BS in Dental Hygiene from UNC School of Dentistry. Prior to being in the dental profession, Sommer worked for 12 years in the nonprofit sector both locally and globally.  Her career in private practice and...
Crystal Adams, CDA, RDH, MA

Crystal Adams, CDA, RDH, MA

Crystal Adams is a dental hygiene educator at Catawba Valley Community College in Hickory, NC. Her career in dentistry began in 1997 upon graduating from the Dental Assisting Program at Wilkes Community College. After working as a Certified Dental Assisting for 4...
Heather Edly, RDH

Heather Edly, RDH

Heather Edly, RDH, is the current President Elect of NCDHA and serves as co-chair of the Annual Session Committee and the Membership Committee.  She has been a member of NCDHA since 2014 when she started as a student member, where after graduation she became...

Student Session

Students will learn about the dental hygiene industry, trends and products from several top experts while being exposed to a large network of dental hygiene professionals at varying stages in their careers who can help in their career development! A few special guests...