Bud Hanson graduated from the US Army Dental Laboratory Technology program October 1972.
He worked in all aspects of lab technology, except Orthodontics. His final assignment was the supervisor for the US Army Area Dental Laboratory at Fort Sam Houston, TX. This was a 50 technician laboratory and concluded his 22 year Army career. After retiring from the Army, Bud was hired by Nobilium as a Technical Advisor in 1994. His duties included equipment and product sales, equipment repair, RPD technician training, and lecturing at trade shows and meetings. Bud has lectured in Canada, China and Brazil.