Faculty and Staff

  • Barbara Beale

    Administrative Assistant

  • Melissa Fellman, RDH, BDH, MPH

    Dental Hygiene Program Coordinator / Professor

    fellmam@scc.losrios.edu
    916-558-2096

     


    EDUCATION
    :

    University of Nevada Reno – Master’s in Public Health
    Loma Linda University –
    Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene

     WORK EXPERIENCE:

    Sacramento City College (2011)
    Truckee Meadows Community College, 2008-2011
    Dental Hygiene Program


  • Chrisy Jones

    Dental Hygiene Adjunct Faculty

    JonesC@scc.losrios.edu
    916-558-2095

     

    EDUCATION:

    Sacramento City College – AS Dental Hygiene

    WORK EXPERIENCE:

    Sacramento City College (2013)
    Private practice – general / periodontics / orthodontics


  • Tammie Lane, RDA, CDA, OAP, MBA

    Dental Assisting Professor

    lanet@scc.losrios.edu
    916-558-2256

     

    EDUCATION:

    University of Phoenix – Masters in Business Administration
    National University – BBA -Bachelors of Business Administration

    Sierra College – AA
    Wes
    tern Career College – RDA
    JProductions – OAP

    WORK EXPERIENCE:

    Sacramento City College (2007)
    Western Career College/Carrington College California
    General Dentistry, Endodontics, Oral Surgery


  • Ruben Martinez

    Clerk

  • Denielle Mills, RDA, CDA, AA

    Dental Assisting Adjunct Faculty

    millsd@scc.losrios.edu
    916-558-2691

     


    EDUCATION
    :

    Brandman University – Bachelor’s of Arts in Psychology
    Sierra College – Associate of Arts in Psychology
    Western Career College

    WORK EXPERIENCE:

    Sacramento City College (2013)
    Heald College
    Carrington College
    Arden Oaks Dental Care
    Rosa Dental Care


  • Carol D. Minter, RDH, BS

    Dental Hygiene Professor

    minterc@scc.losrios.edu
    916-558-2094

     

     

    EDUCATION:

    California State University,  Sacramento – BS in Health and Safety
    Cuyahoga Community College, Cleveland Ohio – AS in Dental Hygiene

    WORK EXPERIENCE:

    Sacramento City College – Dental Hygiene Program (1979)
    County of Sacramento – Dental Health Program
    Clinical practice
    Sacramento Urban Indian Health
    Clinical practice in Zürich Switzerland


  • Danette Ocegueda, RDH, BSDH

    Dental Hygiene Professor

    ocegued@scc.losrios.edu
    916-558-2093

     

     

    EDUCATION:

    University of Missouri, Kansas City – Master’s in Dental Hygiene (2014)
    Old Dominion University – BS in Dental Hygiene
    Sacramento City College – Dental Assisting

    WORK EXPERIENCE:

    Sacramento City College (2009)
    Private practice – 26 years
    Private practice – 20 years


  • Brian Partido, RDH

    Adjunct Faculty

    partidb@scc.losrios.edu
    916-558-2095

     

     

    EDUCATION:

    University of Texas – MS in Dental Hygiene
    University of California San Francisco – BS in Dental Hygiene
    Santa Clara University – BS in Combined Sciences

    WORK EXPERIENCE:

    Sacramento City College (2013)
    Private Practice – 10 years


  • Mark B. Petersen, DDS

    Supervising Dentist

    PetersM@scc.losrios.edu
    916-558-2303

     

     

    EDUCATION:

    University of Southern California – Doctor of Dental Surgery – 1973
    University of Southern California – Prosthodontic Certification – 1975

    WORK EXPERIENCE:

    Sacramento City College (2010)
    UCD Medical Center – Associate Clinical Professor – 1982-2010
    Private practice – 1973-1982
    Arden Oaks Dental Care
    Rosa Dental Care


  • Al Picache, RDA, CDA

    Adjunct Professor

    picacha@scc.losrios.edu
    916-558-2691

     

     

    EDUCATION:

    Northwestern California University – School of Law – BSL, JD (expected 2016)
    Sacramento City College – Dental Assisting
    University of California, Davis – Art History, Anthropology

    WORK EXPERIENCE:

    Sacramento City College (2014)
    Carrington College – San Leandro
    Bryman College – San Francisco
    La Clinica de La Raza – DA Program
    College of Alameda / The Unity Council – DA Program
    Everest College – San Jose
    University of the Pacific – School of Dentistry


  • Melodi Randolph, RDAEF2, CDA, OAP, BS, MEd

    Dental Assisting Program Coordinator / Faculty

    randolm@scc.losrios.edu
    916-558-2038

     

     

    EDUCATION:

    Ashford University – Master’s in Post-Secondary Education
    Ashford University – Bachelor’s in Sociology
    Bethany Bible College – AA in Office Administration

    WORK EXPERIENCE:

    Sacramento City College (2006)
    San Joaquin Valley College
    Western Career College
    Private practice


  • Shanda Wallace, RDH, BSDH

    Adjunct Faculty

    Wallacs@scc.losrios.edu
    916-558-2095

     

     

    EDUCATION:

    Loma Linda University – BS in Dental Hygiene
    Cabrillo College – Dental Hygiene

    WORK EXPERIENCE:

    Sacramento City College (2012)
    University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry
    J Productions
    Private Practice – 30 years


  • Sandra Wheeldon, RDA, CDA, OAP

    Adjunct Professor

    wheelds@scc.losrios.edu
    916-558-2691

     

     

    EDUCATION:

    Sacramento City College

    WORK EXPERIENCE:

    Sacramento City College (2009)
    Paragon Orthodontic Dental Lab – Owner
    Private practice – 20 years