As a third-year dental student, Dr. Collins was selected from hundreds of applicants to participate in the Junior Commissioned Officer Student Training and Extern Program (JRCOSTEP). The Indian Health Services Division of the U.S Department of Health and Human Services stationed Dr. Collins at Indian Reservation clinic in White Earth Minnesota for six weeks. The experience afforded Dr. Collins the opportunity to expand her cultural diversity of dental experience.
Dr. Collins is an active member of the American Dental Association (ADA) and the Academy of General Dentists (AGD); recently her memberships have been transferred to the local affiliates. She is certified in Laser Dentistry by Waterlase and Conscious Sedation dentistry. She regularly attends continuing education seminars to enhance her ability to serve patients.
Dr. Collins received a bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from Oakwood College (now Oakwood University) in May 2003. She is the wife of Cedric Collins and the proud mother of 3 children. She is a member of First SDA Church of Huntsville, Junior League of Huntsville and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated. She enjoys road-trips, DIY home projects and photography/graphic design.