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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.


Alan H. Gluskin, D.D.S.
San Francisco, CA


Craig S. Hirschberg, D.D.S.
Newark, N.J.

Alan S. Law, D.D.S., Ph.D.
Lake Elmo, MN

Natasha M. Flake, D.D.S., PhD., M.S.D.
Seattle, WA

Stefan I. Zweig, D.D.S.
Vice President
Pacific Palisades, CA


Keith V. Krell, D.D.S., M.S., M.A.
Immediate Past President
West Des Moines, IA


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

John M. Nusstein, D.D.S., M.M.S.

Foundation for Endodontics, President
Dublin, OH

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


District I

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

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

Elizabeth S. Perry, D.M.D.
Westville, MA

District II

Connecticut, New Jersey, New York and Rhode Island

Paul A. Falcon, D.M.D.
Newton, N.J.

Marcus D. Johnson, D.D.S.
New York, NY

District III

Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee

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

Theodore D. Ravenel, D.M.D.
Charleston, SC

District IV

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

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

Michael J. Mintz, D.D.S.
Chicago Heights, IL

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

Kirk A. Coury, D.D.S., M.S.
Amarillo, TX

Bradley H. Gettleman, D.D.S., M.S.
Glendale, AZ

District VI

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

Kenneth B. Wiltbank, D.M.D.
Tigard, OR

Scott L. Doyle, D.D.S., M.S.
Bloomington, MN

District VII


Kenneth W. Tittle, D.D.S., M.S.
Pleasant Hill, CA

Janice C. Chou, D.D.S.
Newport Beach, CA

*Messages from members of the Board of Directors express the views of the author of the message, not necessarily the views of the AAE or any entity associated with it.