The People Who Make it Happen
Gina Mazza, Executive Director of Business & Educational Development
For the past 20 years, Gina has been serving the profession of dentistry in various capacities. She understands the tools, skills, and knowledge dentists need to be at the top of their game. Gina has a passion for coordinating “next-level” educational experiences and facilitating the best training available for medical professionals. This has earned her a respected reputation as a leader in dental education. Her energy & resourcefulness with a sincere desire to help clinicians grow are immediately palpable to those she collaborates with. Prior to entering medical education, Gina was a Registered Dental Hygienist with surgical implant experience and studied in the UK at King’s College at the University of London, England.
Jennifer Lin, Course Administrator
Jennifer came from China when she was 19 years old with a dream to become a psychologist. She graduated from Brock University with a Bachelor of Arts degree and a Major in psychology. She loves to travel and make new friends as well as visit with old friends. Jennifer has been with T.I.D.E. for over 4 years and enjoys organizing and helping course participants to make our courses better for all.
David Chia Wang, Course Administrator
David comes to T.I.D.E. 4 years ago after retiring from 35 years in the aviation industry. David graduated from University of Toronto in 1979 with Bachelor of Applied Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering. Caution: unless you have a lot of time, don’t ask David about airplanes. In semi-retirement, David now supports various aspects of the T.I.D.E. (when he is not at the golf course).
Cathy Lee, Project Manager
Cathy has worked in dentistry for over 15 years. She graduated in 2002 from dental assisting. By understanding the patients needs, she enjoyed helping patients by educating them and creating a more relaxing environment for the most anxious patients. She loves to travel and see new places and when at home she enjoys spending time with her family, friends and her pets.