Michelle Hannesson

Working with future dental assistants is so rewarding, I love sharing  my knowledge and enthusiasm of the profession.  Seeing the students learn and excel in the program brings me great satisfction"

As we finish out this year of showcasing such a talented group of RDAs, we feature what just might be a familiar face to many.  We are proud to feature Michelle Hanneson as our last RDA of the Month for the year 2021.

Not only is Michelle currently the Academic Coordinator for the Dental Assisting Department at Red River Poly Tec but she is also a distinguished RRC alumni!

Following her completion of the Dental Assisting course at Red River Michelle's career path lead her to work primarily in Pedo and Ortho, were she worked for many years.

Michelle's passion for the dental assisting field and education led her to pursue and graduate with honors with her certificate in adult education.  Starting out at RRC in the dental assisting program working with the international students Michelle became a full time instructor, where she has been the Academic Coordinator for the last three years. 

Finding personal and professional fulfillment in her current position Michelle says that "working at RRC is a professional goal and dream come true, Working alongside such a dedicated team makes the work that much more enjoyable"

In her spare time, she loves to spend time with her husband and two daughters.