Becky is a Registered Dental hygienist and has years of experience in clinical practice and community/public health. She has spent the last 30 years as a Professor of Health Promotion at various universities. She currently serves as Adjunct Assistant Professor at Des Moines University Medical School. She provides motivational interviewing trainings to individuals in health care and human service organizations throughout North America. She is a member of the Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers. She resides in Des Moines, IA.