Renee Marks brings over 30 years of experience in clinical dental hygiene and teaching to her lectures. She currently serves as a practice management consultant and periodontal clinical educator for Marnee Management LLC, a consulting company she founded in July 2010.  Serving as a practice consultant, lecturer, and consultant educator for Mercer Advisors, she co-authored and was a presenter at the Scottsdale Center for Dentistry for the “Building the Ideal Practice” continuum. The other faculty members included Imtiaz Manji and Dr. Gordon Christensen. She lectured as a Resident Faculty Member for Spear Education where she is presented the “Hygiene Experience” course with Dr. Gary DeWood.

Over the years she created curriculum, authored journal articles, conducted seminars at dental schools, dental hygiene programs, major dental meetings, study clubs and faculty in-service programs. Ms. Marks’ previous experiences include serving as a faculty member, advisor, and alumni director for several colleges at the Pennsylvania State University. During that time, she administered the annual Statewide Allied Health Occupations Education Conference and the Nurse Aide Teaching the Educator program for the Pennsylvania Department of Education. She regularly provides her services to other consulting companies in training needs assessment and curriculum development.

Ms. Marks earned her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from The Pennsylvania State University and a dental hygiene degree from the University of Pittsburgh.  In addition to dental hygiene, she is a certified practicing myofunctional therapist and Buteyko breathing instructor.