One of our Core Values is teamwork, so we want to give you a glimpse into our team and our lives. We look forward to meeting you!
Aaron Nielsen, MBA
Chief Executive Officer
Driven to make a much needed change in a broken education system with extreme tuitions and low levels of accountability for an organization, Aaron and the team created a skills-based education system utilizing technology and professionals in the industry to lead courses.
Josh Twiss, DDS
Chief Academic Officer
Spending the majority of his life learning the dental profession, Josh and his team created an incredible clinical progression for students to master. Each cohort is treated with the utmost care and mastering skills are the cornerstone of the clinical environment.
Kim Moore, JD
Chief Operating Officer
With unparalleled experience working with global clients and managing unique teams, Kim brings tremendous professionalism and legal skills to the team. Our students are lucky to have such an incredible negotiator, strategist, and business leader guiding the school.
Marianne Twiss, BS
Chief Human Resource Officer
Marianne brings incredible talent and quality to our team. With a strong understanding of the Bay Area and as an owner of Ironhorse Kids Pediatric Dentistry, Marianne is extremely familiar with expectations of the industry and how to prepare students for successful careers.
Andrea Powell, MBA, RDAEF2
Director - Manteca and Danville
With years of teaching and dental experience, Andrea is part of our team that oversees our dental assisting students. Andrea's quality and attention to detail set her up as an industry leader. You will find Andrea at many of our weekly clinical sessions.
Dillon Fugate, BS
Director of Student Affairs (Online)
One of the greatest people you will ever meet, Dillon works tirelessly to ensure student success and incredible team chemistry. You will hear from Dillon often in your courses as he is dedicated to your success both in the classroom and beyond.
Chris Baker, MBA
Director of Student Affairs
With impeccable communication skills and determination, Chris constantly communicates with staff and students to ensure goals are being met and peak performance is being achieved. Students will learn quickly that Chris will be a major asset as students progress through each program.
Amber Robinson, RDAEF
Director of Dental Assisting / Dental Assisting Instructor
A veteran in the dental community Amber guides our dental program with the team. Students will learn from Amber and the team during weekly clinical sessions. Amber's professionalism and understanding of the industries we are involved in makes her a valuable asset to the school and to our students.
Director of Dental Administrative Assisting,
Dental Administrative Assisting Instructor
Skilled in Dentrix and very successful in the world of dentistry, Lisa brings valuable knowledge and a strong network to our students. Lisa is an incredible communicator and passionate about helping students succeed.