Dr. Herndon is a graduate of the University of Pacific Dental school, where she was also a clinical instructor for several years. She attended the University of Southern California for her Bachelor’s degree.
She was honored by or admitted to the following organizations:
- Delta Sigma Delta
- American College of Dentists (honored as the top graduating student in her class)
- Omicron Kappa Upsilon (Top 5% of her dental graduate class)
- Tau Kappa Omega (honor society)
- She is also a member of the following organizations:
- American Dental Association
- California Dental Association
- Santa Clara County Dental Society
- American Society of Implant Reconstructive Dentistry
She is also a very active member (and former Club President) of the Saratoga Rotary Club.