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Lisa Maisonet, RDH, PHDHP, EFDA, CDA
Lisa Maisonet, RDH, PHDHP, EFDA, CDA, received her AAS degree in Dental Hygiene from Montgomery County Community College and a BS degree from PA College of Technology. She is enrolled in a Master’s Program in Adult Education at Penn State University. Further, she is certified as an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant and teaches local anesthesia for licensed dental hygienists at Montgomery County Community College. As a director of operations/clinic educator for her current employer, Lisa works with 22 practices to implement systems that are geared towards prevention. She provides her team with training opportunities that allow them to implement new products and technologies in enhancing patient care and handles all benefits and human resource aspects for the organization. Although she is busy in her role, she makes it a point to jump into patient care in order to satisfy her desire to make a difference in patients’ lives. She is part of the national speaker bureau for Premier Dental and also gets to share her passion on a national level. Currently, she serves as Governmental Relations Chair/Member at large for PDHA and loves to help push the profession of dental hygiene forward.
You wake up one morning, look yourself in the mirror, and realize there is so much more you can be doing. You start to question what decisions need to be made to change the course of your life. All of a sudden, impending fear overtakes you as you come to the realization that it will require surrendering a comfortable...