Brigette Easter, RDH, BSDH, began her dental career as a dental assistant in 1998 for a growing periodontal practice in Winston Salem, NC. She furthered her education by receiving her Associates of Science in Dental Hygiene from Guilford Technical Community College in Jamestown, NC in 2002 and her Bachelor’s of Science in Dental Hygiene from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2014. She currently works full time as a clinical hygienist for a private practice in Winston Salem, NC and is also an Adjunct Clinical Educator at Forsyth Technical Community College in Winston-Salem, NC. 

Brigette has a passion for dental hygiene and enjoys sharing her passion with the future of the dental hygiene profession as well as members within her community. She has volunteered at several free dental clinics throughout North Carolina, including the North Carolina Missions of Mercy. She is also a strong advocate for the dental hygiene profession and is a proud professional member of the American Dental Hygienists’ Association (ADHA)! 

Brigette has served in many roles within the North Carolina Dental Hygienists’ Association (NCDHA) and her local component, including past Secretary of NCDHA and past President of her local component. In addition to being Vice President of NCDHA, she also serves as the current Communications and Membership Chair for NCDHA and her component, as well as Senior Delegate for North Carolina at the annual House of Delegates for ADHA. In addition to ADHA and NCDHA, Brigette is also a member of the North Carolina Association of Dental Hygiene Educators. 

Outside of her career, Brigette enjoys spending time with her family, her long time boyfriend, Jonathan and their two 4-legged babies, Harley and Sophie!