2023 SCDHA Elected Leadership
Sherie Williams Barbare
Work Experience Sherie has worked in private practice dentistry in Spartanburg and Greer. Now living in Rock Hill, she is with Piedmont Dental, Dr. Ben Areheart. She also works with Southern Regional Testing Agency (SRTA) as a dental hygiene examiner.
LeadershipHaving served as President of SCHDA 2001-2002 and 2004-2006, during this term she was awarded the Ralph E Levine Award. Now Sherie is looking forward to once again serving her professional association. She also served on the South Carolina Board of Dentistry from 2007-2015. During that time Sherie became involved with SRTA and now is the Dental Hygiene representative on the SRTA Board of Directors.
Mission StatementTo give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift.-Steve Prefontaine Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Daiphin R. Bober
Michele Brock Brown
Work ExperienceMichele is a licensed/registered public health pediatric dental hygienist for the states of SC and GA. She is a Columbia, South Carolina native that enjoys primarily treating children & young adults, special needs patients, and patients with extreme fear and anxiety. Pediatric Dental Hygiene and Public Health are both rewarding fields that allow for flexibility and great self-motivation. Michele has a range of pediatric dental experience working in both public health dentistry with a mobile dental unit that primarily treats pediatric patients at elementary, middle, and high schools, and with young patients in private practice. Michele has also had the great opportunity to contribute and write for the RDH Magazine, helping pediatric dental hygienists to navigate parental control with their young patients and other pediatric dentistry topics.
Mission StatementAs a pediatric public health dental hygienist, Michele is dedicated to give all school-aged children, especially underserved and poverty-stricken children, the opportunity to have optimal oral health. By providing children, parents/guardians, and professionals with adequate oral health education, this will motivate positive oral health and nutritional habits, caries and gingivitis prevention, and eventually, dental treatment to maintain and to improve pediatric oral health. Email: email@example.com