Board and Staff Directory
ADA Foundation Board of Directors
The ADA Foundation's Board of Directors includes members elected from the research, education, business, public health and dental industry communities, in addition to four ADA Trustees.
William R. Calnon, D.D.S.
Patsy K. Fujimoto, D.D.S.
Vice President of Audit
Frank A. Maggio, D.D.S.
Vice President of Development
Roger L. Kiesling, D.D.S.
Vice President of Finance
Fotinos S. Panagakos, D.M.D., Ph.D., M.B.A.
Vice President of Governance
Edward J. Green, D.M.D.
Vice President of Grants
Members At Large
Rickland G. Asai, D.M.D.*
Ann Bruck, R.D.H., 3M
Teresa A. Dolan, D.D.S., M.P.H., Dentsply Sirona
Luis J. Fujimoto, D.M.D.
Marshall L. Gallant, D.M.D.
Mary J. Hayes, D.D.S., M.S.
Linda K. Himmelberger, D.M.D.*
Teri-Ross Icyda, D.M.D.
Daniel J. Klemmedson, D.D.S., M.D.*
Howard I.A. Lieb, D.M.D.
Michael C. Lynch, D.M.D., Ph.D., Johnson & Johnson
Maritza Morell, D.M.D., M.P.H., M.S.
Michele Penrose, R.N., Henry Schein, Inc.
Gary L. Roberts, D.D.S.
Roy Thompson, D.D.S.*
*ADA Board of Trustees members who serve on the ADA Foundation Board of Directors.
ADA Foundation Staff - Chicago, Ill.
211 E. Chicago Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611
Nick M. Falco, CFRE, CAE
Manager, Professional Programs
Nicole S. Catral, R.D.H., M.H.S.
Senior Manager, Oral Health Programs
Senior Manager, Communications
Walter Rabianski, C.P.A.
Manager, Oral Health Programs
Manager, Professional Programs
Manager, Stewardship and Administrative Services
ADA Foundation Volpe Research Center – Gaithersburg, Md.
ADA Foundation Volpe Research Center
100 Bureau Drive, Mailstop 8546
NIST, Building 224, Room A153
Gaithersburg, MD 20899
Dr. Thomas Hart
Clinical research, periodontics, human genetics
Dr. Drago Skrtic
Director of Research/Senior Project Leader
Dental materials, remineralizing composites research
|Dr. Styliani Alimperti
Organ-on-a-chip; Vascular tissue engineering; personalized medicine; synthetic biology
Dr. Diane Bienek
Dental immunochemistry, cell biology, point of care diagnostics
Dr. Rafael L. Bowen
Improved preventive and restorative dental materials
Dr. Laurence C. Chow
Scientist Emeritus, Dental Chemistry Group
Calcium phosphate chemistry, bone cements, demineralization/remineralization
Ms. Christine S. Dillon
Manager, Administrative Services
Finance operations, patent & licensing management, security and onsite logistics, general support
Mr. Stanislav A. Frukhtbeyn
Research Assistant II
Calcium phosphate cement and topical fluoridation research
Mr. Anthony A. Giuseppetti
Scanning electron microscopy, materials research
Dr. Gili Kaufman
Molecular and microbiological tissue repair
Dr. Jeffrey Kim
Project Leader, Clinical Research
Cancer epigenetics, diagnostics for early detection of caries and periodontal disease, dental tissue regeneration
|Dr. Shinae Kim
Design and integration of micro/nano-electromechanical systems; oral biosensors-stability and safety
Dr. Yuan Meng
|Dr. Ugochukwu Okeke
Bioinorganic/organic/polymer chemistry; antimicrobial dental restoratives
Dr. Nicole Ritzert
Dr. Jirun Sun
Nanotechnology, dental materials, polymer chemistry, tissue engineering
Dr. Shozo Takagi
Calcium phosphate cement, topical fluoridation
|Dr. Xiaohong Wang
Polymer materials, dental composites, dental adhesives, antibacterial drugs