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Miriam - Registered Dental Hygienist

Miriam grew up in Pennsylvania and then moved to Columbus, Georgia to attend college.  She graduated in 1992 from Columbus College with an Associate of Science degree in dental hygiene.  After graduating from college, Miriam moved to Atlanta, Georgia.  In 2006, she and her family moved to Iowa.  Since moving to Iowa, Miriam has obtained her license to give local anesthetic and has become certified in using a soft tissue laser.

Miriam is very active in her dental hygiene association at local, state and national levels.  She currently is the President of the Iowa Dental Hygienists' Association (IDHA).  From 2012-2013 she was President-Elect for IDHA.  She has been the placement officer for the Quad Cities Dental Hygiene Association and assisted dental hygienists in finding temporary and permanent employment.  Miriam has represented the Quad Cities Dental Hygiene Association as a delegate at the state level and in June of 2013 she represented Iowa as a delegate to the American Dental Hygienists' Association national annual session in Boston. She has also served on the legislative committee for her state association.

Miriam lives in Walcott and loves to spend time with her family, especially her grandson.  She will tell you that her grandson is the cutest grandbaby ever.  Her hobbies are four wheeling, reading and shopping.