The Dental Assistant Training School Fall Graduation was held at Tony Butler Golf Course in Harlingen on November 18, 2022. Eleven individuals graduated as certified dental assistants.
Sharon Chavez, the program director, kicked off the festivities with a warm welcome to the graduates and guests. She then introduced Elena V. Villarreal, the CEO, who shared her passion for education and the late Dr. Juan D. Villarreal, the founder of DATS. Mrs. Villarreal emphasized the exciting growth in the dental industry in the Rio Grande Valley and encouraged the graduates to continue learning and thriving in their careers.
Monica Zuniga RDA, the program instructor, praised the group for their hard work and dedication. Monica shared that it was a privilege to have been a part of their journey and promised to always be there as a mentor.
Congratulations to the graduates on their great career achievement! Your passion, dedication, and hard work have paid off and you should be incredibly proud of yourselves.
Keep shining, keep learning, and remember that the best is yet to come. You’re going to be a fantastic dental assistant!”