2018 Executive Committee

Tamara Berg

President

Tamara Berg, DDS

Yukon, OK 

Brittany Bergeron

President-Elect

Brittany Bergeron, DDS

Baltimore, MD 

Daphne Ferguson-Young

Vice President

Daphne Ferguson Young, DDS, MSPH

Nashville, TN 

Jodie Wing Lee

Secretary

Jodie Wing Lee, DMD

Kansas City, MO

Tanya Gibson

Treasurer

Tanya Gibson, DDS

Kansas City, MO

Elizabeth Diaz Ramos

Editor

Elizabeth Diaz Ramos, DDS, MSD

Indianapolis, IN

Karyl Patten

IMMEDIATE PAST-PRESIDENT (2017)

Karyl Patten, DDS, MPH, JM

Atlanta, GA

Donna Deans

Executive Director

Donna Deans, CMP

Pensacola, FL 

2018 Executive Directors

Kay S. Beavers

Director of Academic Affairs

Kay S. (Suzie) Beavers, DDS

Oklahoma City, OK 

Mary Licking

Director of Archives

Mary Licking, DDS

Nashua, NH 

Michelle Thomas

Director of Public Relations

Michelle Thomas, DDS

Gainesville, FL

Mary Martin

Director of Member Value and Benefits

Mary Martin, DDS

Oklahoma City, OK 

Margaret Scarlett

Director of Corporate Relations

Margaret Scarlett, DMD
Atlanta, GA 

Carol Wong

DIRECTOR OF FEDERAL SERVICES

Carol Wong, DDS

Suffolk, VA

Kady Rawal

DIRECTOR OF STUDENT CHAPTERS

Kady Rawal, DDS

Boston, MA

Puja Sangoi

DIRECTOR OF LOCAL CHAPTERS

Puja Sangoi, DMD

Baltimore, MD

Mojdeh Dehghan

DIRECTOR OF HEALTH AWARENESS

Mojdeh Dehghan, DDS

Germantown, TN

Lauren Arguelles

STUDENT REPRESENTATIVE

Lauren Arguelles

Gainesville, FL

Sangita Murali

STUDENT REPRESENTATIVE

Sangita Murali

Tufts University

Charter members of AAWD:

Dr. Vida Latham

Chicago, IL

Dr. Minnie Proctor

Los Angeles, CA

Dr. Minnie Evangeline Jordan

Los Angeles, CA

Dr. Mary Hastings

Oshkosh, WI

Dr. Mary Halsey

Amana, IA

Dr. Mae Fontaine

Los Angeles, CA

Dr. Katherine Prothero

Chicago, IL

Dr. Kate A. Doherty

Milwaukee, WI

Dr. Josephine Pfeifer

Chicago, IL

Dr. Josephine Pfeifer

Chicago, IL

Dr. Helen Addenbrook

Milwaukee, WI

Dr. Celia Rich

Nashville, TN

Past Presidents of AAWD:

2017

Dr. Karyl Patten

2016

Dr. Mary Martin

2015

Dr. Sheri Doniger

2014

Dr. Tawana Lee-Ware

2013

Dr. Mary Beth Aichelmann-Reidy

2012

Dr. Jennifer Cornell

2011

Dr. Judith Belitz

2010

Dr. Laura Murcko

2009

Dr. Stephanie Houseman

2008

Dr. Lilia Larin

2007

Dr. Lanette Sikes

2006

Dr. Sandra Harris

2005

Dr. Cissy Furusho

2004

Dr. Jean Furuyama

2003

Dr. Rise’ Lyman

2002

Dr. Margaret Scarlett

2001

Dr. Tofigh Raayai

2000

Dr. Rebecca J. De La Rosa

1999

Dr. Donna Rumberger*

1998

Dr. Virginia Hughson-Otte

1997

Dr. Janet Hatcher Rice

1996

Dr. Jane Estes Tindol

1995

Dr. Mary Martin

1994

Dr. Barbara Mousel

1993

Dr. Geraldine Napierski

1992

Dr. Joan E. Sivers

1991

Dr. June W. Lee*

1990

Dr. Anne C. Kossowan

1989

Dr. Sheryl Ann Beltrane

1988

Dr. Kathryn A. Kell

1987

Dr. Eleanor J. Bushee*

1986

Dr. Jacqueline J. Cresswell

1985

Dr. Eva C. Dahl

1984

Dr. Linda C. Niessen

1983

Dr. Annika M. Logardt

1982

Dr. Dushanka V. Kleinman

1981

Dr. A. Carole Pratt

1980

Dr. Barbara C. Kay

1979

Dr. Cherilyn G. Sheets

1978

Dr. M. Joan Gillespie

1977

Dr. Helyn Luechauer*

1976

Dr. Jane W. Selbe*

1975

Dr. Gloria Adamsons

1974

Dr. Gloria J. Kerry

1973

Dr. Sheva Rapoport

1972

Dr. Jean Campbell

1971

Dr. Virginia Park *

1970

Dr. Fae T. Ahlstrom*

1969

Dr. Dilia C. Rieser

1968

Dr. Josephine Palancia

1967

Dr. Jean Colasante

1966

Dr. Marilyn Stone

1965

Dr. Edith Straus

1964

Dr. Dollie R. Woodul*

1963

Dr. Betty J. Koss*

1962

Dr. Virginia B. Englett

1961

Dr. Goldanna Cramer*

1960

Dr. Elsie C. Schildwachter*

1959

Dr. Natalie E. McDonald*

1958

Dr. Nancy Holmes*

1957

Dr. Mary E. Simmons*

1956

Dr. Mary C. De Risi*

1955

Dr. Josephine M. Irey*

1954

Dr. Bertha L. Eastwood*

1953

Dr. Regina David*

1952

Dr. Cornelia M. Thompson*

1951

Dr. Josephine M. Irey*

1950

Dr. Mabel F. Thomas*

1949

Dr. Mary Martin*

1948

Dr. Dora Hendrickson*

1947

Dr. Muriel Robinson*

1946

Dr. Laura B. Deane*

1945

Dr. Laura B. Deane*

1944

Dr. Rosalie Carter*

1943

Dr. Rosalie Carter*

1942

Dr. Rosalie Carter*

1941

Dr. Winifred Conley*

1940

Dr. Mabel F. Wood*

1939

Dr. Mabel M. Dixon*

1938

Dr. Elise Gerlach*

1937

Dr. Rosalind M. Bain*

1936

Dr. E. Pearl Bishop*

1935

Dr. Geneva Groth*

1934

Dr. Mary Newell*

1933

Dr. Willa Yeretsky*

1932

Dr. Grace Keith Pulliam*

1931

Dr. Stella Risser*

1930

Dr. Mildred W. Dickerson*

1929

Dr. Haidee Weeks*

1928

Dr. May B. Meade*

1927

Dr. Grace R. Spaulding*

1926

Dr. Josephine Pfeifer*

1925

Dr. Juanita Wade*

1924

Dr. Gillette Hayden*

1923

Dr. Celia Rich*

1922

Dr. M. Evangeline Jordan*

* = Deceased