Dr. Ray graduated from Central College in 1998. After graduating from the University of Iowa College of Dentistry in 2002, Dr. Ray served as a dental officer in the United States Navy for three years.
After completing her active duty service, Dr. Ray worked in private practice as a general dentist for 9 years. In 2011, she returned to the University of Iowa and earned her Masters of Science Degree and Certificate in Orthodontics.
She is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthodontics and is an Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthodontics at the University of Iowa College of Dentistry. She is a member of the American Dental Association, American Association of Orthodontists, Iowa Society of Orthodontics, College of Diplomates of the American Board of Orthodontics, Iowa Dental Association, and University District Dental Society.