Legislative Director - Janessa Bock, RDH
Janessa was born and raised in a small Kansas town. She graduated in 2007 from Amarillo College with an Associate of Science degree in Dental Hygiene, as well as in 2005 from Cottey College with an Associate of Science degree in Biology.
Janessa is currently serving as Immediate Past President of the Greater Houston Dental Hygienists' Association and has held many positions in her local component. Janessa is on serving her second term as an ADHA District IX Delegate. She was honored to be included in the ADHA Unleashing Your Potential class of 2017.
Janessa resides currently in Sugar Land with her husband, Nathan of 10 years and their 2 daughters, Olivia and Cora. Janessa enjoys volunteering, watching baseball, football and spending time with her family. She is a huge fan of the Kansas City Chiefs and Kansas City Royals!
Membership Director - LeeAnn Winkler, RDH, BSDH
LeeAnn Winkler, RDH, BSDH has been a practicing clinical dental hygienist since graduating from Baylor College of Dentistry's Caruth School of Dental Hygiene where she obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in dental hygiene. LeeAnn has volunteered in many capacities in her life, including various positions in PTA, with the Mesquite Citizen's Police Academy Alumni Association, and as President of the University of North Texas Parent Association. She is currently the President of the Texas Dental Hygienists' Association and the Immediate Past President of the Dallas Dental Hygienists' Society. She has held many positions in the association including serving as an ADHA delegate. LeeAnn contributes her professional growth to the support of her peers, friends, and family. She is married to her husband, Terry, and they have one daughter Shannon. LeeAnn is an avid reader and loves to do crafts. Many of her creations have helped to raise money for TDHA, IOH, and Tex HyPAC.
Professional Development Director – Lynda Bean, RDH, BSDH
Lynda Bean, RDH, BSDH has served on the Texas Dental Hygienists' Association Board as the President 2016-2017 as well as the Central Texas Trustee and GAC Co-Chair. In addition to currently serving as the Professional Development Director, Lynda is also serving her second term as the Texas Delegation Chair to ADHA. She received an Associate's in Applied Science in Dental Hygiene with honors from Amarillo College in 1988 and graduated summa cum laude from Oregon Institute of Technology with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene in 2012. She is a member of Sigma Phi Epsilon and Phi Theta Kappa honor societies. She was honored to be included in the ADHA Unleashing Your Potential class of 2013. Lynda and her husband, Richard, own Wilbea Medical Equipment where she is the Vice President. In addition to her dental hygiene affiliations, she also is a member of the Harker Heights Rotary Club and the Chisolm Trail Chapter of the American Business Women’s Association.
Communications Director - Breezy Bonney, RDH, BSDH
Breezy (Briana) Bonney, recently graduated with honors from Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry with her bachelors in Dental Hygiene. She served as the Texas Dental Hygienists' Association's 2016 Student delegate. She enjoyed going to the TDHA board meetings so upon graduation she decided to accept the position of TDHA Dallas Trustee for 2016-2018. She also serves as the DDHA website coordinator and TDHA Communications Director. During hygiene school, she was very active in DDHS, and her SCADHA chapter as she served as a delegate and fundraiser.
Breezy currently works at a general practice in Rockwall, where she enjoys working with children, adults and people with special needs. You may find her running around the lake in her free time as she trains for her second half marathon. Eventually, she plans to go back to school and complete her dietetic education and become a dietitian. Breezy is very passionate about nutrition and would like to share that with others. She is looking forward to her future serving with TDHA.