New officers of the American Dental Assistants Association (ADAA) were installed at the recent annual conference of the ADAA held in San Antonio in conjunction with the American Dental Association. The ADAA is America’s oldest and largest dental assisting organization, speaking for over 300,000 dental assistants since 1924.
Heading the list of officers are:
President: Kimberly G. Bland, CDA, EFDA, M.Ed., Bradenton, FL
President-Elect: Virginia Cairrao. CDA, FADAA, Bristol, RI
Vice President: Carolyn Regan, CMSgt., USAF (ret), San Antonio, TX
National Secretary: Carol Walsh, CDA, Skokie, IL
Immediate Past President: Lori Paschall, CDA. CPFDA, CRFDA, FADAA, Irmo, SC
During 2015, ADAA officers will preside over Dental Assistants Recognition Week in March, and the annual national conference to be held in Washington, D.C. with the ADA.
Incoming ADAA president