Lali Vang is from Charlotte, North Carolina and has lived in MN for the last 11 years. She started her career as a dental assistant and worked for her uncle in North Carolina. When she moved to Minnesota, she decided she wanted to expand her growth of knowledge and knew that she wanted to become a dental hygienist one day. She attended Normandale Community College and received her Associate Degree in Dental Hygiene. While in dental hygiene school, Lali was the President of the Student American Dental Hygienists’ Association ( SADHA) to help serve and empower future dental hygienists. Lali enjoys spending time educating her patients on the importance of taking care of their oral and overall health. She also finds passion in staying up-to-date on the latest innovations and culture in the dental hygiene world. Outside of work, she enjoys giving back to her community by volunteering her time at Hope Dental Clinic. Lali also enjoys spending time with her family and friends, being outdoors, and she loves all things that glitter.