Congratulations 2014 Graduates!

Congratulations 2014 Graduates!

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The pomp and circumstance of the UMKC School of Dentistry’s 2014 commencement ceremony moved graduates and well-wishers to tears and cheers as 153 students crossed the stage at Swinney Recreation Center to receive their diplomas and certificates, Saturday evening, May 17. The School conferred 105 Doctor of Dental Surgery degrees, 25 Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene degrees, and 17 Graduate Dental Certificates. The Department of Oral and Craniofacial Sciences conferred four Master of Science degrees and two Interdisciplinary Ph.D. degrees. Five dental students received commissions to branches of the U.S. armed services.

 

Graduate Dental Certificates

Advanced Education in General Dentistry
Raechelle L. Hansen, D.D.S. 2
John William Huebner, D.D.S. 2
Jessica Marie Monroe, D.D.S. 2
Lesley R. Nellor, D.D.S. 2
Katherine Jo Oatman, D.D.S. 2
Molly E. Tegerdine, D.D.S. 2
Qi Wang, D.D.S. 2

Endodontics
Shane Thomas Clark, D.M.D. 2
Jason R. Hansen, D.M.D. 2

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
KyungHoon Chung, D.D.S., M.D. 2
Thaer Ali Daifallah, D.D.S. 2
Anush Abraham John, D.M.D., M.D. 2

Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics
Natalia Henbest, D.D.S. 1
Michael Olsen, D.D.S. 1
Adam Reynolds, D.D.S. 1

Periodontics
Bahman (Mike) Norouzinia D.D.S. 1
Sara Walls, D.D.S. 1

Oral and Craniofacial Sciences

Master of Science
Natalia Henbest, D.D.S. 1
Bahman (Mike) Norouzinia D.D.S. 1
Michael Olsen, D.D.S. 1
Adam Reynolds, D.D.S. 1
   1 – Graduated-Fall 2013
   2 – Graduates-Summer 2014

Interdisciplinary Ph.D. Program
Jacob McGuire, D.D.S.
Melanie Simmer-Beck, M.S.

Military Commissionees

Charles Arthur, Captain, U.S. Air Force
John Schlotz, Captain, U.S. Air Force
Jacob Anderson, Captain, U.S. Army
Phillip Buckley, Captain, U.S. Army
Sean McAnarney, Captain, U.S. Army

 

Doctor of Dental Surgery

Steven J. Akins
Ali Al Jumaili
Saima Ali
Richard Benjamin Alvarez
Jacob Matthew Anderson
Charles Oliver Arthur
Ashley Emiko P. Asano
Adam Steven Awtrey
Justin L. Barnhart
Melissa C. Barnhart
Kyle Jordan Barry
Philip Anthony Batson
Michelle M. Bhaskar
Branson Lyle Billings
Ryan Michael Bland
Heather M. Bledsoe
Brittany M. Bockhorst
Zachary Leland Brown
Andrew Roger Bruening
Phillip Kohl Buckley
Adam J. Burnett
Joel J. Casimir
Stephan Caye
Stephanie M. Chambers
Garret Thomas Cochran
Seth James Townsley Cohen
Jennifer Falk Crumbaugh
Ryan Dahlquist
Scott X. Dear
Whitney Nicole DeForest
Casey Leigh Devore
Caresa M. Doakes
Brandon Robert Doerr
Michael R. Doherty
Leanne Drumright Desch
Brett Tyler Durbin
Paul Douglas Edgerley
Blake Alan Essner
Robert J. Fechner
Timothy James Filliman
Jeffrey Richard Gaffney
Erin Drew Graham
Matthew David Greaves
Misty D. Haungs
Enida Haxhia
Madeline Grace Held
Arezo Hesaraki
Mark Paul Humphrey
Zachary D. Jarrett
Caleb Jerauld Johnsen
Jessica Marie Johnson
Andrew t. Kemlage


Melanie M. Kurz
Cordell James Lake
Sean Patrick Landgraf
Michael E. Lear, Jr.
Lindsay Hellmann Lococo
Gregory Dean Lohr
James E. Lutz
Rachael Jean Maerz
Andrew S. Mancin
Emily Kay Marx
Sean R. McAnarney
Kirk Daniel McElheny
Joshua C. McNutt
Andrew Joseph Mettman
Ashley Dawn Meyer
Jenna L. Miller
Phillip Matthew Montoya
Michelle Jennifer Mooney
Julie Nicole Mumm
Tyler Douglas Musto
Dennis Nguyen
Julia Caspers Nguyen
Michelle Tobben Ogonowski
Jon Hidekazu Ozaki
Audrey Lynn Perkins
Anh Ngoc Thi Phan
David Kenneth Reed
Andrea Denise Rice
Naureen Omido Ridge
Jenna M. Rogers
Thomas Milton Runco
John Schlotz
Nathan Daniel Schmidt
Kyle P. Shapiro
Morgan Shockey
Geetika Singh
Aaron Kyle Smitka
Alexander W. Stamos
Stacie T. Sueda
Justin Michael Swain
Yawen Tan
Emily Starr Taylor
Mack Adam Taylor
Cody Thress
Phillip N. Tippin
William A. Turnbow
Brett Hampton Waite
Brett T. Ward
Taylor M. Warden
Jason A. Weber
Maxwell Eugene White
Jake Wolf
Jared Dean Zimmerman


Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene

Amanda Jean Burrell
Carolyn Carmosino
Megan Rose Dayton
Samantha Marie Forsyth
Courtney Erin Goff
Heather L. Grimm
Jessica Hiestand
Katrina Marie Hutson
Malissa Kidd
Christie Lauren King
Laurie Anne Kuhl
Robyn Nicole Montesano

Emily Lynn Morgan
Shelby Taylor Nelson
Jessica Poague
Erin Denae Reagan
Carley Smith
Shannon Smith
Rebecca Sorensen
Chelsea Elizabeth Blotter Storrs
Mathew Gene Sudbrock
Shelbie Lynn VanVleck
Elyse Zarr

BSDH Degree Completion

Kay Lynn Neumann
Kristina Lynn Speers