Committees

Access To Care Committee

Lilia Larin, DDS, Chair
Abigail Medina, Public Member
James Yu, DDS

Anesthesia Committee

Steven Chan, DDS, Chair
Alan Felsenfeld, DDS
Meredith McKenzie, Public Member
Joanne Pacheco, RDH

Dental Assisting Council

Cindy Ovard, RDA, Chair
Rosalinda Olague, RDA Member, Vice Chair
Melinda Cazares, RDA
Anne Contreras, RDA
Joanne Pacheco, RDH, Board Member

Enforcement Committee

Steve Morrow, DDS, MS, Chair
Fran Burton, MSW, Public Member
Steve Chan, DDS

Examination Committee

James Yu, DDS, Chair
Alan Felsenfeld, DDS
Ross Lai, DDS
Lilia Larin, DDS
Steve Morrow, DDS, MS
Rosalina Olague, RDA

Legislative & Regulatory Committee

Fran Burton, MSW, Public Member, Chair
Abigail Medina, Public Member
James Yu, DDS

Licensing, Certification, And Permits Committee

Ross Lai, DDS, Chair
Alan Felsenfeld, DDS
Meredith McKenzie, Public Member
Steven Morrow, DDS, MS
Rosalinda Olague, RDA
James Yu, DDS

Substance Abuse Awareness Committee

Tom Stewart DDS, Chair
Ross Lai, DDS
Rosalinda Olague, RDA

2019 Liaison Assignments

Diversion Evaluation Committee (DEC) Liaison – Tom Stewart, DDS
Elective Facial Cosmetic Surgery (EFCS) Permit Credentialing Committee Liaison – Bruce Whitcher, DDS
Oral Health Task Force (California Dental Director) – Fran Burton, Public Member and Huong Le, DDS, MA
Western Regional Examining Board (WREB) Liaison – Huong Le, DDS, MA