KDA Councils and Committees

2015-2016 Councils and Committees

COUNCILS

Annual Session & Events

  • Dr. Gene McGill, Chair – 2018
  • Dr. John Fales – KDA President Elect
  • Dr. Nicole Rogers – 2016
  • Dr. Craig Herre – 2016
  • Dr. Pam McCullough – 2017
  • Dr. Greg Peppes – 2017
  • Dr. Matt Krische – 2018

Children’s Dental Health

  • Dr. John Fales – 5th – -Chair
  • Dr. Gina Pinamonti – SE –
  • Dr. Kricket Young – C
  • Dr. Dan Ranjbar – 1st
  • Dr. Brenton Bennett – FH
  • Dr. Dana Smith  – NW/GB
  • Dr. Justin Dillner – 7th
  • Dr. Nick Rogers – S
  • Dr. Michael Browning – T
  • Dr. David Brown – W

Constitution & Bylaws

  • Dr. Dean Langley, Chair – 2016
  • Dr. Paul Hund – 2016
  • Dr. Greg Kilbane – 2017
  • Dr. Bob Smith – 2017
  • Dr. Gena Hendrickson – 2018
  • Dr. Tim Herre – 2018
  • Dr. Melodee Armfield, KDA Secretary
  • Dental Benefit Programs
  • Dr. David Hamel, Chair – 2016
  • Dr. Bert Oettmeier – 2016
  • Dr. George Baldwin – 2017
  • Dr. Craig Herre – 2017
  • Dr. Gina Pinamonti – 2018
  • Dr. Ricky Smith – 2018
  • Dr. Nick Rogers – KDA President Elect


Dental Legislation

  • Dr. Brett Roufs, Chair – 2017
  • Dr. Hal Hale – 2016
  • Dr. Cindi Sherwood – 2018
  • Executive Committee

Dental Workforce

  • Dr. Mark Herzog, Chair – 2016
  • Dr. Nick Rogers – KDA Vice President
  • Dr. Dave Hamel – 2016
  • Dr. Steve Epler – 2017
  • Dr. Crystal Obee – 2017
  • Dr. Mark Armfield – 2018
  • Dr. Rick McFadden – 2018

Finance & Budget

  • Dr. Melodee Armfield, Chair – KDA Treasurer
  • Dr. Matt Krische – 2016
  • Dr. Kevin Cassidy – 2017
  • Dr. Brett Roufs – 2018
  • Executive Committee
  • Member Benefits
  • Dr. Bert Oettmeier, Chair – 2016
  • Dr. Cindi Sherwood – KDA Past President
  • Dr. Richard Stein – 2016
  • Dr. Scott Hamilton – 2017

Peer Review

  • Dr. Ron Wright, State Chair
  • Dr. Barry Paige – C
  • Dr. Robert Edwards – 5th
  • Dr. Pat Jankowski – 1st
  • Dr. Brenton Bennett – FH
  • Dr. Curtis Hayden – NW/GB
  • Dr. Rob Colt – 7th
  • Dr. Ron Finley – SE
  • Dr. David Parsons – S
  • Dr. Ron Katzer – T
  • Dr. Heidi Bette – W

COMMITTEES

Dental Practice

  • Dr. Jim Trotter, Chair – 2016
  • Dr. John Carter – 2016
  • Dr. George Baldwin – 2017
  • Dr. George Baldwin – 2017
  • KDA Officer – Dr. Steve Hechler

Membership

  • Dr. Melodee Armfield, Chair – 2016
  • Dr. Sara Meng – 2016
  • Dr. Jason Wagle – 2017
  • Dr. Tyler Webb – 2017
  • Dr. Steve Hechler – KDA President

New Dentist

  • Dr. Mike LeBlanc, Co-Chair – 2016
  • Dr. Jill Jenkins, Co-Chair – 2017
  • Dr. Phil Newkirk – 2016
  • Dr. Nealy Newkirk – 2017
  • Dr. J.K. Dillehay – 2018
  • Dr. Melissa Kusiak -2018

Survivors Assistance

  • Dr. Kelly Deeter, Chair – 2016
  • Dr. Brent Benkelman – 2016
  • Dr. R. Wayne Thompson – 2017
  • Dr. Charles Squire – 2017

Well Being

  • Dr. Gary Pratt, Chair – 2017r
  • Open – 2016
  • Dr. Guy Cleverly – 2016
  • Dr. Brian Brungardt – 2017

District Representatives,
Council on Dental Legislation

  • Dr. Mike Harris – C
  • Dr. Robert Smith – 5th
  • Dr. Bill Hartman – 1st
  • Dr. Ricky Smith – FH
  • Dr. Mark Herzog – NW/GB
  • Dr. Mark Armfield – 7th
  • Dr. Steve Epler – SE
  • Dr. Nicole Rogers – S
  • Dr. Gary Pratt – T
  • Dr. Hal Hale – W