Ron Sansome

Ron attended Memorial University of Newfoundland and in 1989 convocated with a Bachelor of Science, with a major in biology. Upon graduation he was accepted to Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia to study dental hygiene. After graduating in 1991, he became employed with Avalon Dental in St. John's where he has been working for the past 21 years.

Ron is active in the Newfoundland Dental Hygiene Association. He served as the dental hygiene representative on the Newfoundland board for seven years. He has also volunteered on a number of committees including the continuing education committee and various organizational committees.

He was also involved at the national level with the Dental Hygiene Certification Board where he served as a board member from 2001 to 2006. During this time he was also active on the review committee.

Ron is a certified Can Fit Pro fitness instructor (FIS) and is certified with Les Mills International as a RPM instructor. He has been teaching group exercise classes at a local gym for the past nine years. He also enjoys traveling, painting, hiking and biking.