Janessa Bock , President

Janessa Bock, RDH, AAS, AS is the 2016-2017 President of Greater Houston Dental Hygienists’ Association and HyPAC chairman. A member of ADHA since graduation from Amarillo College in 2007. Janessa has served in various leadership positions with our local component since moving to the Houston area in 2009. Janessa was previous treasurer from 2013-2015, and […]


Lauri Collins , President-Elect

Lauri McMeans Collins R.D.H., of Houston Texas, is the 2016-2017 President-Elect for ADHA Texas Greater Houston Dental Hygienists’ Association. Lauri has been a member of AHDA/Texas GHDHA, formerly GHDHS, since 2000. She has spent the last three years serving with the Hospitality committee. Lauri graduated from Lamar University in 1988 with an AAS in Dental […]


Kayla Hubbard , Immediate Past President

I became a member of GHDHS over 3 years ago because I felt that I wanted more from my dental hygiene career besides going into the office every day.  Through GHDHS I have received exactly what I was searching for and more.  I found friends with a passion for their career, educational opportunities to take […]


Amber Lovatos , 1st Vice President

Amber Lovatos received her Bachelors of Science in Dental Hygiene from The University of Texas School of Dentistry at Houston in 2013. Since graduating she has practiced dental hygiene in Texas and Minnesota. Recently she started teaching a healthcare course at Eisenhower High School and works part-time doing dental hygiene.  Amber served as TDHA Delegate […]


Ami Sanchez , 2nd Vice President

Ami is serving her second term as both Newsletter Chairman and Second Vice President of ADHA- Greater Houston. She has been a member of ADHA, ADHA Texas, and ADHA Greater Houston since 2012 when she first joined as a student. Ami enjoys working at three different Houston area offices as she works towards gaining clinical […]


Laura Kirchner , Treasurer


Angela Wan , Secretary

Angela graduated in 2015 with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene from the University of Texas Health Science Center School of Dentistry in Houston (preceded by a Bachelor of Science in Radio-Television-Film from the University of Texas at Austin in 2008). Angela has always been eager to serve as an active member of the […]


Betty Haynes , TDHA Trustee

Betty Haynes, RDH, of Houston is the newly elected TDHA Trustee for 2016-2017. Betty will represent the Greater Houston Dental Hygienist Association at the State level to keep the Association members up to date on activities happening around the State. She serves as advisor and liaison between TDHA and GHDHA. Betty also serves on the […]


Stephanie Bass , Houston Trustee

Stephanie Bass is the current GHDHS Trustee.  She graduated from The University of Texas Health Science Center in 1993, then returning in 2006 to complete her BSDH.  She has volunteered for the hygiene society in many capacities.  She is a past GHDHS Officer, TDHA Trustee and ADHA Delegate.  She has been the website chair for […]

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Sarah McCullough , Houston Trustee

Sarah is a practicing RDH who recently graduated from The University of Texas School of Dentistry Houston with her Bachelors of Science in Dental Hygiene.  She works in a private practice in Kingwood, Texas where she and her husband have a pet Chihuahua named Dash. Sarah has been an active member of ADHA since 2013 […]