Ann Marie has worked in dentistry for almost 25 years.

She started her career as a trainee dental nurse in 1994 and has had many roles general practice over the years to include, head nurse, infection control lead, RPS, mentor to trainee nurses, registered manager with the CQC.

She decided to join VSSAcademy in 2018 as she wanted a new challenge in her career whilst staying in dentistry.

With her background and wealth of experience this ensures the efficient running of the VSSAcademy courses. Ann Marie also manages the mentoring at VSSAcademy and works closely with the UCLan-approved training centres, mentors and course delegates.

Away from work Ann-Marie is married and kept busy by her two boys and dog.

She also has a love for food and enjoys running and days out with the family and friends.