Standing Committees

The WSDA has three standing Committees and uses a Task Force model for issues deemed necessary.

Sunday
Jun212009

Committee on Budget & Finance

This is a rotating committee of four members elected by the WSDA House of Delegates. The secretary-treasurer of the Association serves as an ex-officio member. The elective members of the committee serve four-year terms until their successors are installed.

Members

Chair: Dr. Mark A. Johnson (2014)
Dr. D. Michael Buehler, Secretary-Treasurer (2016)
Dr. Marissa N. Bender (2015)
Dr. Mostafa Norooz (2016)
Dr. S. Tyler Shoemaker (2017) 

Sunday
Jun212009

Committee on Government Affairs

This committee is composed of the WSDA president, president-elect, vice president, immediate past president, chairman of DentPAC, legislative director and two at-large members elected by the House of Delegates for staggered two-year terms.

Members

Chair: Dr. David M. Minahan, President (2014)
Dr. Gregory Y. Ogata, President-elect (2014)
Dr. Bryan C. Edgar, Vice President (2014)
Dr. D. Michael Buehler, Secretary-Treasurer (2014)
Dr. Danny G. Warner, Immediate Past President (2014)
Dr. Michael W. Huey (2016)
Dr. John C. Lo (2015)
Mr. Tyler Rumple (2014)
Dr. Daniel Tremblay (2015) 

Sunday
Jun212009

Committee on Pacific Northwest Dental Conference

This is a rotating committee of six members that serve four-year terms. Members are eligible for reappointment only after they have been off the committee for two consecutive years. Each term commences on the last day of the PNDC.

Appointments are made by the president-elect and are subject to confirmation by the WSDA Board of Directors. Each year the president-elect designates a chair who serves for 12 months.

Members

Chair: Dr. C. R. Anderegg, Jr. (2016)
Dr. John Darling (2015)
Dr. Mark F. Kadoshima (2016)
Dr. Regina Lam (2017)
Dr. Joseph L. Luchini (2014)
Dr. Carrie York (2017)