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Michigan Dental Assistants Association

P. O. Box 118

Lennon, MI 48449

Officer Spotlight

2017-18 Immediate Past President

Social, Judicial, Post Office Box, Storage Unit, and Scholarship Chair

Lori Barnhart, CDA, R.D.A. FADAA

Lori obtained her education in Dental Assisting from Mott Community College and currently is employed with Douglas L. Schneck, DDS as a Certified and Registered Dental Assistant working chairside.  She has also worked for Meer Dental and Henry Schein Dental.

Lori has served twice as the ADAA 6th District Trustee and twice as ADAA Secretary. She has held numerous officer positions and committees on the MDAA Board of Directors, serving as president three times.

She was awarded the Mara Lee Albrecht Award in 1999, 2005, and 2011,  the Ruth M. Edwards Award in 1996 and Lori was presented with her  ADAA Fellowship in 2009 in Honolulu. Lori shares her home life with husband, Sterling, and son, Sean a senior at U of M Flint.  She enjoys planning social events for MDAA  and her newest passion is the MDA Foundation Mission of Mercy for which she serves as the events supply lead.