Lancette VanGuilder, RDH

Lancette VanGuilder, RDH, BS graduated with her dental hygiene degree from the University of South Dakota in 1995 and has been actively involved in dental hygiene education, leadership and advocacy on the local, state and national level over the last 25 years.  Lancette works as a clinician in private practice, in the corporate world as a professional educator, in public health and is an internationally recognized continuing education speaker.

She is a past president of the Nevada Dental Hygienists Association and served for 4 years on the board of directors for the American Dental Hygienists Association. Lancette has received many awards during her career including the Innovative Career Vision and the Nevada Dental Hygienist of the Year. Most recently, she was recognized with the Irene Newman Professional Achievement Award from the American Dental Hygienists Association- recognizing her for her contributions to the advancement of the art and science of the dental hygiene profession over the last 15 years.