CDAA Winter Board Meeting

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Committee Chairs

2019-2020 CDAA Committees
Annual Session

Working with the meeting planner, this committee makes the arrangements for our Annual meeting and handles the meal functions and reservations.

Chair: Zeña Delling, RDA

E-mail: zeñ

Budget & Finance

Under the direction of the Treasurer, take requests for and prepare the annual budget for approval and review the finances of the Association.

Chair: Shari Becker, CDA, RDA, FADAA

Bylaws/Manual of Procedures

The group reviews both the Association’s Bylaws and Manual of Procedures, making recommendations for changes. Oversee compliance of local societies’ documents.

Chair: Judith Zann, CDA, RDA

Corporate Development

This committee serves as liaison to the corporate sponsors for the organization and develops new sponsors.

Chair: Shari Becker, CDA, RDA, FADAA


Approves CE courses on behalf of local societies, maintaining the CE provider with the Dental Board.

Chair: Linda Willyerd, RDA

Government Relations

Keeping current with legislation affecting dental assisting, providing representation as needed via attendance at Dental Board meetings, and providing regular reporting to the membership are the duties of the committee.

Chair: Claudia Pohl, CDA, RDA


This committee oversees the maintenance of the website and social media.

Chair:  Claudia Pohl, CDA, RDA


This committee coordinates activities that will maintain and increase membership, including the membership booths at CDA meetings; Provide membership awards at the Annual meeting.

Chair: Christy Burton, RDA


Their primary responsibility is to present a slate of candidates for the Executive Officers.

Chair: Wendy Pio, CDA, RDA


This committee is responsible for the publication of the Newsletters and Journal.

Chair: Tricia Henry, RDA

Strategic Planning

Consider long range planning, including goals and direction for the organization.

Chair: Zeña Delling, RDA

Student Outreach

Act as liaison with student members, providing for awards, education and scholarship.

Chair: Stephanie Marquez, RDA



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