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Executive Office

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John Rutkauskas, D.D.S., M.B.A., C.A.E.

Chief Executive Officer

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C. Scott Litch, Esq., C.A.E.

Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel

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Margaret Bjerklie

Governance and Operations Manager

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Dental Benefits Director

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Leola Royston, M.P.H.

Education Development and Academic Support Manager

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Tim Huggenberger

Administrative Assistant
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Pediatric Oral Health and Policy Center

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Paul Casamassimo, D.D.S, M.S.

Chief Policy Officer

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Robin Wright, Ph.D.

Research and Policy Center Director

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Rachel Wedeward, MLIS

Research Project Manager

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Clare Conte

Project Coordinator

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Isabel Agolini

Kimpton Policy Fellow

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AAPD Foundation

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Paul Amundsen, M.N.A., C.F.R.E.

VP for Development and Charitable Programs

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Stefanie Dziedzic

Development Director

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Jasmine Williams

Grants and Programs Assistant

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Brianna DeWitt

Donor Relations Assistant

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Publications and Communications Department

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Cindy Hansen

Vice President for Publications

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Adriana Loaiza

Senior Publications Manager

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Kenneth Berry

Publications Coordinator

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Camryn Schreiner

Web and Social Media Coordinator

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Meetings and Continuing Education Department

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Kristi Casale, C.M.P., D.C.M.P

Vice President for Meetings and Continuing Education

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Colleen Bingle, C.M.P.

Senior Meetings, Exhibits, and Sponsorship Manager

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Rachael Haave

Meetings Services Manager

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Alison Smith

Meetings Services Associate

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Membership Department

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Suzanne Wester, M.B.A., C.A.E.

Senior Membership and Chapter Relations Director

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Lee Gonzalez

Membership Coordinator

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Business Department

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Mary Purnell, M.S.

Business Services Director

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Maria Benitez

Accounting Coordinator

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