The American Dental Assistants Association (ADAA) is proud to announce that Wentzville, Missouri resident Theresa Anderson has completed all the rigorous requirements and has been named an ADAA Master. This honor is the highest awarded by the Association.

The American Dental Assistants Association (ADAA) is proud to announce that Wentzville, Missouri resident Theresa Anderson has completed all the rigorous requirements and has been named an ADAA Master. This honor is the highest awarded by the Association.

The Mastership program identifies those in the dental assisting profession who have obtained specific levels of professional education and experience while holding ADAA membership. Recognition is granted to those in both the clinical and business areas of the practice.

Theresa Anderson, CDA, EFDA, CDIA, CDIM, MADAA, formerly from Aledo, IL has been a dental assistant for 41 years and is currently employed with Boardwalk Family Dental, O’Fallon, MO. Theresa was educated at Winola High School and Black Hawk College. Ms. Anderson has been a member of the ADAA since 2012 and has been very active in her community and with the Illinois Dental Assistants Association. Ms. Anderson is married to Tim Anderson and they have two children.

About the American Dental Assistants Association (ADAA)

The ADAA is America's oldest and largest dental assisting association serving over 310,000 dental assistants in the United States. It is dedicated to the development and recognition of professionalism through education, membership services and public awareness programs. The ADAA is a strong advocate for legislation mandating credentialing for clinical dental assistants and greater recognition of the assistant's role in the professional dental team.