Tami Wanless is the Professional Education Manager at Hu-Friedy Mfg. Co. LLC. She holds a master’s degree in Adult Education from Northern Illinois University, as well as a bachelor’s degree in Health Science and an associate’s degree in Dental Hygiene from William Rainey Harper college. Before teaming-up with Hu-Friedy as a Key Opinion Leader in 2013, Tami spent nearly 25 years teaching at three of Illinois’ prestigious dental hygiene programs. She has nearly thirty years of experience in clinical dental hygiene practice, and has led numerous dental hygiene missions worldwide, providing care to underserved areas. She continues to take time each month to work in private practice in the Chicagoland area. Tami authors and presents on a multitude of dental hygiene related topics, with an emphasis on hands-on Instrument sharpening and advanced clinical techniques. She is committed to supporting dental professionals with research and experience. When not educating, sharpening, scaling or staying active in professional organizations, you might find Tami planning the next dental mission trip. She is committed to dentistry and quality patient care while, providing a lasting positive impression in the lives of learners.