Debra Engelhardt-Nash has been in dentistry over 30 years. She has presented workshops nationally and internationally for numerous study groups and organizations. She is a repeat presenter for the American Dental Association, Chicago Dental Society and the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. She has written for a number of dental publications and has been honored twice as author of the year for her contributions to dental journals. Debra was also an instructor for the Central Piedmont Community College Dental Assisting Program and a guest instructor for Medical College of Georgia School of Dentistry, the University of Minnesota and Oregon Health Sciences University.
She is a founding member and served two terms as President of the National Academy of Dental Management Consultants currently serving again as Vice-President/President Elect of that organization. Debra is also a member of the American Academy of Dental Practice Administration and Speakers Consulting Network. She serves on the Practice ManagementAdvisory board for the American Dental Association.
Debra has been listed in Dentistry Today as a Leader in Continuing Dental Education and Dental Consulting. In 2008, Debra was awarded the American Dental Assistants Association their highest honor – The Distinguished Service Award. She was also honored by in 2014 as Top 25 Women in Dentistry and the 2015 recipient of the Gordon Christensen Outstanding Lecturer Award.