Dental Hygiene Alumni

Our Purposes

The purposes for this association are for promoting and furthering education in the State of Missouri and the region by aiding, extending, furthering and calling to public attention the work of the University of Missouri-Kansas City, the University of Missouri-Kansas City Division of Dental Hygiene, and by supporting, maintaining and directing to educational ends the activities of the Dental Hygienists’ Alumni Association and former students of the University of Missouri-Kansas City Division of Dental Hygiene; to demonstrate loyalty to “alma mater”, share in its problems and progress, form a closer bond among its alumni and with those of other schools of the University, administer and support a program participated in by alumni and friends, and do all things related thereto.

To unite the dental hygiene graduates of the University of Missouri-Kansas City Division of Dental Hygiene in support of the dental hygiene profession; to cultivate and foster cordial relations among the members of the oral health dental professions; to promote the principles of oral health within the community; and to provide and support quality continuing education programs for the purpose of maintaining professional competency among our constituency

UMKC Dental Hygiene Alumni Association

2017-2018 Slate of Officers & Board Members


Barbara Bragg-Meyer

Angelika Skulavik-Brown

Immediate Past President
Kelly Ottaway

Liz Kaz

Catherine Boles

Board Members

3 Year Term 2 Year Term 1 Year Term
Ashley Davis Catherine Boles Julie Myers
Jill Herring Barbara Bragg-Meyer Kelly Ottaway
Danielle Grotheer Vicki Kishinevsky Desni Sheller
Liz Kaz Krista Lancaster Lonna Sletto
Mary Lagergren Dawnia Talarico
Natasha Liebhart
Melissa Saad
Angelika Skulavik-Brown
Carolyn Stenquist