What is the best part of your job?
What obstacles have you overcome in your career?
As a new dentist and a young woman, I have faced bias, discrimination, and severe self-doubt. The biggest thing I overcame was my own negative feelings about myself, once I found my voice and self-confidence the world started to unfold before me in the best possible way. Being comfortable with yourself, your story, and your path is a very liberating experience.
What do you do to turn around a bad day?
Exercise! You can’t beat a good endorphin rush. Even on the days I really would rather be lazy a workout always improves my mood and makes me feel better.
What is your guilty pleasure?
What advice do you have for the new person in your office?
Make sure you ask questions when you’re unsure or don’t know the answer. That is the only way to grow and develop your skills and reach your full potential.
What “DeW” leaders do?
DeW leaders lead selflessly. Every DeW I’ve met wants to better the DeWs around her. They want to connect, advance and support their peers and tome that’s a true sign of leadership
What is your favorite Indoor/Outdoor Activity?
I love to knit and sew–I work on various projects throughout the year, I never just sit there is always a project in process.
What is your dream vacation?
What does balance look like?
What movie always makes you laugh?
How do you take your coffee?
What is your motto?
What scares you the most?
Share something about you that someone would never guess.