Professional Relations Coordinator
Shunrick Howard was born and raised in Mississippi. At the age of 18, he joined the US Navy and served two years as an engineer and two years as a weapons specialist. In February of 2005 at the end of his service, he received an education for dental assisting through Pima Medical Institute located in Chula Vista, CA. During the summer of 2005, he completed the state board and became an RDA and is also BLS (basic life support) certified. During his nine-plus years, his experience has shaped him into a well-rounded RDA. He has worked alongside numerous captains, lieutenants, and commanders, specializing in prosthodontics, oral maxillofacial surgery, and endodontics. In 2013, he earned his associate degree in chemistry from San Diego Mesa College. He is the protégé of Dr. Nguyen and is currently active in pursuing his dream of becoming a dentist.