Jeff Smith, CDT
Jeff Smith, CDT has over 37 years’ experience as a dental laboratory technician, manager and educator. He received his training in the United States Air Force and earned a degree in Occupational Education from the Community College of the Air Force. Prior to joining Ivoclar Vivadent, Inc., Jeff taught Dental Laboratory Technology at the Department of Defense Dental Laboratory School at Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas, where he served as the Course Director. He currently manages the Technical Services Department at Ivoclar Vivadent, Inc. His primary responsibilities include Education, Product Support/Troubleshooting, and Research and Development. Jeff has given numerous presentations to laboratory groups throughout the United States, Canada, Europe, New Zealand and Japan.