Meet Our Leaders



Leo E. Rouse, D.D.S., FACD, Chair
Senior Scholar in Residence
American Dental Education Association
ADEA Past President
Susan H. Kass, M.Ed., Ed.D., RDH
Program Coordinator, Dental Hygiene
Miami Dade College


Rosalie Brao, D.D.S.
Resident, Orthodontics
University of Florida
College of Dentistry
Lisa A. Tedesco, Ph.D.
Vice Provost for Academic Affairs
– Graduate Studies
Dean, James T. Laney School of Graduate Studies
Professor, Rollins School
of Public Health
Emory University


Teresa A. Dolan, D.D.S., M.P.H.
Vice President and Chief
Clinical Officer
Dentsply Sirona Inc.
Rick Workman, D.M.D.
Founder and Executive Chairman
Heartland Dental Care, LLC


Patrick J. Ferrillo, Jr., D.D.S.
ADEA Past President
Richard W. Valachovic, D.M.D., M.P.H. 
President and CEO
American Dental Education Association
Ex-officio


Lily T. García, D.D.S., M.S., FACP
Professor and Associate Dean
for Education
The University of Iowa College of Dentistry & Dental Clinics
Allan J. Formicola, D.D.S., M.S. 
Honorary


William J. Gies, II  Savannah John, M.P.S.
ADEA Staff Liaison
Director of Development
ADEAGies Foundation

 
George E. Haddad
President and CEO
Liaison International, Inc.