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Tammi O. Byrd, RDH

Tammi Byrd has been a practicing dental hygienist for over thirty years, having worked clinically in pediatric dentistry, family practice and periodontics, and for the past fifteen years as the CEO/Clinical Director for Health Promotion Specialists, a school-based dental prevention program that provides services across the state of South Carolina. She currently serves as the president of the SC Dental Hygiene Association. Byrd actively participates in the monitoring and development of government statute, regulations, and policies as they relate to small business, dentistry, and the practice of dental hygiene.

She is a past president of the South Carolina Dental Hygiene Association and the American Dental Hygienists' Association.  She is also one of the two United States Delegates to the International Federation of Dental Hygienists. She is a member of the American Association of Public Health Dentistry, Association of Community Dental Programs and the SC Public Health Association.