Board of Directors

The AAE Board of Directors is the policy-making body of the Association and has responsibility for strategic and budgetary matters concerning the Association. It is composed of six officers and two directors from each of the seven districts; all are elected by the membership. The Executive Director and Journal of Endodontics Editor also serve as ex-officio members without a vote. The AAE Foundation President serves as an ex-officio member with a vote.

Officers


Patrick E. Taylor, D.D.S.
President
Bellevue, Wash.


Keith V. Krell, D.D.S., M.S., M.A.
President-Elect
West Des Moines, Iowa


Alan H. Gluskin, D.D.S.
Vice President
San Francisco


Stefan I. Zweig, D.D.S.
Secretary
San Marino, Calif.


Gerald C. Dietz, Jr., D.D.S.
Treasurer
Bloomfield Hills, Mich.


Garry L. Myers, D.D.S.
Immediate Past President
Midlothian, Va.


Ex-Officio


Kenneth M. Hargreaves, D.D.S., Ph.D.
Journal of Endodontics Editor
San Antonio, Texas


Mary T. Pettiette, D.D.S.

Foundation for Endodontics President
Chapel Hill, N.C.


Kenneth J. Widelka, CAE, CPA
AAE Executive Director
Chicago


Directors

District I

Delaware, District of Columbia, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Pennsylvania, Vermont and Virginia


Ali Behnia, D.M.D., M.S.
Rockville, Md.


Robert A. Cheron, D.M.D.
Arlington, Va.


District II

Connecticut, New Jersey, New York and Rhode Island


Bruce Y. Cha, D.M.D.
New Haven, Conn.


Richard L. Rubin, D.D.S., M.S.
Fairport, N.Y.


District III

Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee


William H. Rousseau, D.M.D.
Atlanta


Bradley M. Harris, D.D.S.
Memphis, Tenn.


District IV

Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, West Virginia and Wisconsin


Gerald J. Halk, D.D.S., M.S., J.D., LL.M.
Sterling Heights, Mich.


Steven J. Katz, D.D.S., M.S.
Beachwood, Ohio


District V

Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Public Health, Puerto Rico, Texas, U.S. Air Force, U.S. Army, U.S. Navy and the Veterans Administration


Ron C. Hill, D.D.S., M.S.D.
Houston


John M. Yaccino, D.D.S.
O'Fallon, Ill.


District VI

Alaska, Colorado, Guam, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington and Wyoming


Natasha M. Flake, D.D.S., Ph.D.
Seattle


Joseph A. Petrino, D.D.S., M.S.
Missoula, Mont.


District VII

California


Daniel J. Pierre, D.D.S., M.S.
Monterey, Calif.


Nishan M. Odabashian, D.M.D., M.S.
Glendale, Calif.


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