University of Missouri, Kansas City, School of Dentistry – 2012
As a fourth generation dentist, Dr. Emily Mattingly graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry from the University of Missouri – Kansas City in 2008 and went on to receive her Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Missouri – Kansas City, School of Dentistry in 2012. Working alongside her husband and father at McCoy Samples Mattingly Dental, Dr. Mattingly provides care to patients in underserved areas in rural north Missouri. Dr. Mattingly currently serves on the New Dentist Committee, the Education Committee, and the Board of Trustees for the Missouri Dental Association. Previously, Dr. Mattingly served as a student and component delegate to the Missouri Dental Association's House of Delegates starting in, and later began serving at the national level as an alternate delegate and delegate to the American Dental Association's House of Delegates from 2014 - 2017. She continued her service in 2017 and became a member of the ADA New Dentist Committee, which she then chaired in 2020. Dr. Mattingly is advocate for the success of the dental profession and oral health. She has enjoyed yearly involvement with legislators and dental students at MDA and ADA Lobby Days and had served as the new dentist member on ADPAC in 2018 and 2019. When she is not practicing, she enjoys spending time with her husband, Dr. David Mattingly, and their three children, Elliott, Elyse, and Adah Pearl.