Southeast & Great Lakes
Regional Education Manager
Becky Horst, RDH, BA
Becky Horst, RDH, BA is a Professional Education Manager for Colgate Oral Pharmaceutical for the South territory. Becky provides scientific evidence and product presentations to dental students, dental hygiene students, and faculty of dental and dental hygiene learning institutions. She is passionate about educating students and clinicians to enhance the care and health of their patients. Becky hopes to educate as well as to inspire students to love the field of dentistry as she does.
Becky worked as a dental hygienist for 10 years in general practice and periodontal offices in Pennsylvania. Prior to her role with Colgate, she worked with a leading instrument manufacturer and consulted with dental school and dental hygiene faculty regarding the curriculum of power and hand instrumentation. She presented numerous educational programs to students, residents, faculty, and staff about biofilm removal, instrument maintenance, and instrument sharpening to help shape the future clinicians of tomorrow.
She received her BA degree from the University of Pittsburgh and graduated from the University of Pittsburgh, School of Dental Medicine, Dental Hygiene program. She is a member of American Dental Educators Association and American Dental Hygiene Association.
Becky now lives with her husband in Atlanta, GA and she is a huge sports fan and travels the US and the world to see live sporting events with her husband. Becky has more team gear than shoes, and she has a lot of shoes.