WSDA Standing Committees
Committee on Budget & Finance
This is a rotated committee 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.
Chair: Dr. William M. Petersen (2018)
Dr. Nathan G. Russell, Secretary-Treasurer (2019)
Dr. Ronald J. Marsh (2020)
Dr. Patty Martin (2019)
Dr. W. Patrick Sharkey (2021)
Committee on the Pacific Northwest Dental Conference
This is a rotating committee of six members who serve four-year terms. Each term commences on the last day of the PNDC.
The Committee on the Pacific Northwest Dental Conference (PNDC)
recommends appointments to the committee for confirmation by the Board of Directors. Each year, the Committee on PNDC designates the committee chair, who serves for 12 months.
Chair: Dr. Chris Lee (2019)
Dr. Mandy Alamwala (2021)
Dr. Alexis Apatoff (2021)
Ms. Midge Carstensen, RDH (2020)
Dr. John Lo (2019)
Dr. Joseph L. Luchini (2022)
Dr. Kevin Suzuki (2020)
Committee on Regulatory Affairs
The Committee on Regulatory Affairs focuses on regulatory issues handled by the Dental Quality Assurance Commission (DQAC) and other government agencies handling regulatory issues relevant to dentistry.
Chair: Dr. Bryan Edgar
Dr. Rolf Christensen
Dr. Michael Han
Dr. David Keller
Dr. Mark Koday
Dr. Keyvan Sohrabi