Rebecca Caceres is a graduate from Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green, Kentucky. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene while serving as the president of her class. She worked as a registered dental hygienist in Indiana for nine years and served as a District Representative to the ADHA. Rebecca moved to Springfield in 2000 and worked in a private practice for six years. In 2006, she moved to Managua, Nicaragua to serve as a full time missionary. She worked as a coordinator of medical/dental missions, healthcare education, and evangelism studies. She traveled the country serving as an oral healthcare provider conducting dental clinics in the rural and impoverished areas of Nicaragua. Rebecca joined the faculty of OTC in August, 2010 as a Dental Programs Instructor. She developed an opportunity for students to travel to Nicaragua and participate in a dental service mission trip annually. Rebecca accepted the position of Program Director in June, 2012 and enjoys being a part of the administration of the program and teaching. She received her Master of Organizational Leadership from Evangel University in May, 2014. Rebecca also teaches dental courses to the community through the OTC Workforce Development department. She is a member of the ADHA, MDHA, GSDHA, ADAA, ADEA, MCCA, and MOACTE.