Sigma Alpha Phi

Immediate Past President

Shannon H. Mitchell

Shannon H. Mitchell Shannon H. Mitchell received her BS degree from Old Dominion University in 1983 and her MS degree from the University of North Carolina, UNC in 1990.

Currently, Ms. Mitchell a Clinical Associate Professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Dentistry, Dental Hygiene Programs. Shannon is excited to serve at the national level as the President Elect for Sigma Phi Alpha.

 Shannon teaches undergraduate, graduate Dental Hygiene Education Programs and is the course director for the pre-scaling course in the DDS program at University of North Carolina.

Shannon’s passion for teaching has led to numerous awards in teaching and leadership. Most notably, the American Dental Education Association, Presidential Citation for her leadership role for development of clinical coordinators special interest groups in 2000. 

Shannon focus on advanced instrumentation and promoting critical thinking have led to national speaking engagements


Shannon H. Mitchell RDH, MS
Clinical Associate Professor
Dental Hygiene Programs
3250 Old Dental Building, CB# 7450
UNC School Of Dentistry
Chapel Hill, NC 27599
work: 919-537-3464