Dr. Seth Briggs grew up in Johnstown, a small town in northern Colorado. He attended college at New Mexico State University where he studied microbiology and was a four-year track and field athlete and scholarship recipient. He attended Creighton University School of Dentistry where he had the honor of being elected class president and sat on multiple student leadership committees.
After graduation from Creighton, Dr. Briggs received his commission into the United States Air Force and entered a one-year Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) residency, finishing at the top of his class. His first assignment with the Air Force was at Vandenberg AFB, CA where he served as an advanced clinical dentist. While at Vandenberg Dr. Briggs was recognized with multiple awards including Officer of the Year in 2004 and Junior Clinical Dentist of the Year in 2005.