Meet The Team

BA, DAII, Executive Director, RSO Instructor, Lead Instructor
Contact: Ruby@daacademyofnc.com

Ruby hails from the Island of Oahu, Hawaii. She is an Alumna of Winston Salem State University, The University of North Carolina at Charlotte, and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She obtained her Bachelor Degree in Biology at UNC Charlotte. Ruby has instructed and is an active practicing chair-side assistant with experience of 10 plus years. Also, a North Carolina Dental Board Certified Radiology Instructor through the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

DA I, Administrator
Contact: Donna@daacademyofnc.com

Donna is skilled in the area of patient relations and front of management. She attended her native University of Hawaii at Manoa and has more than 15 years of dental office management experience. She was an instructor for Myers Park School of Dental Assisting for 5 years. She also is an office trained DAI and is proficient with treatment plans, insurance, and certified in Dental Radiology in the state of North Carolina.

DAII, RMA, RSO Instructor
Contact: Terica@daacademyofnc.com

Terica is competent in the area of chair assistance and front office administration. She has been in the health field for over 9 plus years, with 6 of those years and counting on practicing as a Dental Assistant. She is certified in Dental Radiology in North Carolina. She is an alum of D.A. Academy of N C. as well as King’s College with an Associate Degree in Applied Sciences for Medical Assistance. She is a Charlotte native.

BA, DAI, Project Manager/Business Director
Contact: Sarah@daacademyofnc.com

Sarah is a former graduate of the D.A. Academy of NC. She has a Bachelor Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies, Theology, and Business Management from BAC. She has many years in and background is MH/SA/IDD, which translates well with working closely with individuals or groups. She also is a licensed instructor with American Heart Association for the past 8 years.

DAII, Admissions Advisor/Bilingual Instructor
Contact: Claudia@daacademyofnc.com

Claudia is a former graduate of the D.A. Academy NC in 2016. Is also NC Radiology certified. She has two years of experience in assisting in the chair. Fluent in Spanish in all capacities. She has a great passion, dedication to teaching and helping others succeed in achieving their goals.

DAll, RDH, RSO Instructor
Contact: admin@daacademyofnc.com

Stacey has worked in dentistry for nearly 20 years as a Dental Assistant with expanded functions. She returned to school to pursue her passion of becoming a Dental Hygienist and graduated from Central Piedmont Community College. As a clinician, Stacey is committed to providing personalized, optimum care for each patient. In her spare time, she loves being a “basketball mom” to her two sons.

DA ll, Instructor 
Contact: admin@daacademyofnc.com 
 
Tracy started her career in the Dental field in 2020, Tracy enjoys working chair side and being a part of the helping people one smile at a time. Tracy loves cooking, traveling, and spending time with her family. She has recently discovered her new passion for her teaching and shedding light on having a rewarding career in dentistry.

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