Johanna received her formal training at Kwiatkowski dental laboratory in Hamburg, Germany and graduated from the Handwerskammer Hamburg, Germany in 1995 as a Certified Dental Technician (CDT). Ms. Podkowa joined our team of highly trained certified dental technician and master dental technicians in 2009 as a Master Ceramist and as Manager of the Metal-Free Esthetic Department. She was promoted to the position of the Porcelain Department Manager and Assistant Laboratory Manager in 2012. Her vision of introducing state of the art technology to our laboratory and sharing her skills and expertise as a world-class ceramist with our team members has been the foundation of our growth at Precision Esthetics Dental Laboratory, Inc. and the core of our European Quality Craftsmanship Made in America Signature products. We welcome Johanna as Executive member of our Management team, and we are looking forward to her navigating Precision Esthetics as an industry leader in Metal-Free Ceramics, Digital Technology and Implant Dentistry. Here are some highlights of Johanna's professional background: Master Ceramist /President , Hamburg, Germany, Trained in Germany & US Certified Dental Technician over 20 years experience Continuing studies with Enrico Steger,Oliver Brix & Willi Geller & Oral Design Team, Mentored and trained by Klaus Mueterthies .