ADEA Council of Deans

2023-24 Administrative Board


To access administrative board members' contact information, log into the ADEA Directory of Institutional Members and Association Officers


Chair
Janet M. Guthmiller, D.D.S., Ph.D.
Dean
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Adams School of Dentistry


Chair-elect
Cherae Farmer-Dixon, D.D.S., M.B.A., M.S.P.H.
Dean  
Meharry Medical College School of Dentistry


Secretary
Richard C. Black, D.D.S., M.S.              
Dean
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso
Woody L. Hunt School of Dental Medicine


Member-at-Large
Dwight E. McLeod, D.D.S., M.S.              
Dean
A.T. Still University Missouri School of Dentistry & Oral Health


Board Director  
Mert Aksu, D.D.S., J.D.  
Dean
University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry


Staff Liaison to the ADEA Council of Deans
Marsha A. Pyle, D.D.S., M.Ed.             
Senior Scholar in Residence 
American Dental Education Association
PyleM@adea.org