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Eastman Dental Foundation Board

CalnonDr. William Calnon (GPR '79)

2009–Present: Board President
2005–Present: Board Member
2005–Present: Academic Advisory Committee
2005–Present: Endowment Committee


Past President, American Dental Association
Partner, Calnon & Cilano, DDS, PC
Past President Monroe County Dental Society, Seventh District Dental Society and New York State Dental Association
Member: Council on Dental Practice of the ADA; Board of Trustees, ADA

Dr. Antonio BelloDr. J. Antonio Bello (Prostho '84)

2009–Present: Board Member

Professor of Graduate Prosthodontics, Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon
Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Rochester Eastman Institute for Oral Health
Member American Prosthodontic Society, Mexican Dental Association

Dr. Robert BrayDr. Robert Bray (Ortho '75 MS '76)

2014–Present: Board Member

Past president, American Assoc. of Orthodontics, Middle Atlantic Society of Orthodontists
Member of ADA, Edward H. Angle Society of Orthodontists, founding member of American Orthodontic Lingual Assoc.
Professor, Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry, Eastman Institute for Oral Health
Supports education and many civic organizations.

John C. ButtrillJohn C. Buttrill

2013–Present: Board Member

CEO, American Red Cross, Greater Rochester Chapter (2004–2008)
Regional CEO, American Red Cross, Finger Lakes Region (2008–2013)
Founder, Buttrill & Associates (1999–2004)
Partner & Managing Director, Capital Formation Group of Rochester (1993–1999)
Executive VP & CFO, E. J. Del Monte Corp (1989–1993)
President & CEO, Rochester/Finger Lakes Banking Div. of Chase Manhattan Bank (1985–1989)

Pamela Den BestenPamela Den Besten, DDS, MS

2019–Present: Board Member
Professor, Dept. of Orofacial Sciences
Director, Center for Children's Oral Health Research
Co-Director, PhD & DDS-PhD program in Oral and Craniofacial Sciences, University of California, San Francisco

FeldmanDr. Cecile Feldman

2005–Present: Board Member
2005–Present: Academic Advisory Comm.
2005–Present: Endowment Committee

Dean, UMDNJ-New Jersey Dental School
Adjunct Professor, Department of Dental Care Systems at the University of Pennsylvania
Leadership Institute Fellow for the American Dental Education Association

Jennifer Kim FieldJennifer Kim Field

2020–Present Board Member
Vice President, Corporate Social Responsibility, Henry Schein, Inc.
Executive Director, Henry Schein Cares Foundation

FoxDr. Christopher Fox

2005–Present: Board Member
2005–Present: Academic Advisory Committee
2005–Present: Endowment Committee

Executive Director, International and American Associations for Dental Research
Previously, served as European Director of Professional Relations and Director of Global Professional Relations for the Colgate-Palmolive Company.

Jim FulmerJames W. Fulmer

2015–Present: Board Member

Chairman, Tompkins Bank of Castile; previously President & CEO
Vice Chairman, Tompkins Financial Corp.

Dr. GrassiDr. Michael Grassi

2013–Present: Board Member

EIOH Section Head in Endodontics
Assistant Professor: UR
Strong Memorial Hospital, Attending Dentist
Seventh District Society: Board of Directors
American Association of Endodontics

R. Ivan LugoR.  Ivan Lugo, DMD, MBA

2019–Present: Board Member

Dean, Health Sciences
I LEAD Charter School
Chief Learning Officer
Hispanic Dental Association

William C. PassoltWilliam C. Passolt

2013–Present: Board Member

President & CEO, Fortress Insurance Co. (2004–present)
President & CEO, OMS National Insurance Co., Risk Retention Group (1992–present)
Senior Manager, Arthur Andersen (1978–1992)

Michele PenroseMichele Penrose

2017–Present: Board Member

Director of Development
Smiles for Life Foundation

Dr. Bruce TandyDr. Bruce Tandy (UR '75)

2013–Present: Board Member

Connecticut State Dental Association
ADA Communications Council
Connecticut Mission of Mercy
America's Dentist Care Foundation