Born in Ridgewood, New Jersey, Dr. Post graduated from Hamilton College in 1970 and from the University of Pennsylvania Dental School in 1973. His dental school career was notable as he completed a four-year program in three years maintaining his ranking as first in his class all three years. He stayed at Penn for his orthodontic training and moved to Keene, New Hampshire, to start private practice in 1976.
For over ten years, he was a regular attending faculty member in the Department of Orthodontics at Harvard Dental School. Besides the usual dental association memberships, Dr. Post has served in several organizations since 1980: Delta Dental, New Hampshire Peer Review (Monadnock and State Chairman); New Hampshire Society of Dentistry for Children; New Hampshire Association of Orthodontists (President), Big Brothers and Big Sisters (Board President), Hospice of Cheshire County (Board President), Hospice of the Monadnock Region (Board President), Council for a Healthier Community at Cheshire Medical Center, Monadnock Region Dental Society (President), Dental supervisor Cheshire Smiles Program, and Vice Chairman Orthodontic Healthcare Committee of the New England Society of Orthodontists.
Dr. Post has two daughters; one living in New York City and one living in Boston. His hobbies include collecting and caring for old cars and working on house projects.
Born in New Orleans, Louisiana, Dr. Zengel graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Rhodes College in 1973. After a period working she resumed her education graduating from Harvard School of Dental Medicine in 1984 with her dental degree, and in 1987 with a specialty certificate in orthodontics and a Masters Degree in Oral Biology from Harvard Medical School.
She began private practice in the Charlestown, New Hampshire, area in the late 1980s, concurrently conducting basic science research on growth and craniofacial pattern change at the Department of Toxicology at Forsyth Dental Center in Boston. In 1992, she relocated her practice to Springfield, Vermont, and was joined there by Dr. Emily Samuel in 1999. Her hobbies revolve around cooking and home decoration.
Dr. Post and Dr. Zengel have been married since 1985 and have a son, William. They enjoy working together on everything but will openly admit they do not always agree.