Mission & Strategic Priorities


Mission Statement

WSDA empowers its members to advocate for and provide optimal oral health care.

Vision Statement

All Washington dentists are fully supported to provide optimal oral health care.

Strategic Priorities

  • Advocacy & External Communication: Advance solutions that promote the health and safety of all people in Washington. Showcase the good works of dentists and organized dentistry in Washington. 
  • Leadership & Governance: Expand leadership opportunities for members and increase the approachability of our governance activities, volunteer leaders, and staff.
  • Relationships: Build trusting and collaborative relationships, internally with our members, component societies, peer state dental associations, and the American Dental Association; and externally with nonmembers and other key stakeholders.
  • Education & Financial Stability: Work zealously to improve the quality of patient care through education. Ensure adequate funding for all Association activities and services through sustainable investments and non-dues revenue.