SAO Leadership

Leadership Executive Committee

Your Executive Committee meets twice a year to oversee operations, invest the association’s reserve fund, and review the issues that are of concern to SAO members.


President
Dr. Mark W. Dusek
500 Eisenhower Dr.
Savannah, GA 31406
Phone: (912) 355-7022

President-Elect
Dr. Debbie Sema
415 W. Oxmoor Rd
Birmingham, AL 35209
Phone: (205) 942-2270

First Senior Director
Dr. Beth Faber
1790 Ball Street
Tappahannock, VA 22560
Phone: (804) 443-6419

Second Senior Director
Dr. Eric Nease
2455 East Main St.
Spartanburg, SC 29307
Phone: (864) 285-9112

Third Senior Director
Dr. Preston Miller
190 Murray Guard Dr.
Jackson, TN 38305
Phone: (731) 668-2755

Secretary-Treasurer
Dr. Donald Balhoff
3909-E Ambassador Caffery Pkwy
Lafayette, LA 70503
Phone: (337) 340-9135

Immediate Past President
Dr. Sims Tompkins
5250 Clemson Ave
Columbia, SC 29206
Phone: (803) 738-9715
SAO Executive Director Team

Ms. Kelsey Bulnes
kbulnes@saortho.org
Ms. Jaclyn Whiddon
jwhiddon@saortho.org

Ms. Lissette Zuknick
lzuknick@saortho.org
SAO Central Office
Atlanta, GA 30324
Phone: (800) or (404) 261-5528
Fax: (404) 261-6856
saoevents@saortho.org

The President, President-Elect, and First Senior Director serve as alternates to the AAO House of Delegates. 

AAO Entities

AAO President
(SWSO)

Dr. Ken Dillehay
10311 E Stonegate Lane
Wichita, KS 67206-2053
Phone: (316) 683-6518

AAO Secretary-Treasurer
(PCSO)

Dr. Norm Nagel
3695 Alamo Street #301
Simi Valley, CA 93063-2188<
(805) 581-2480

AAO Speaker of the House
Dr. Jeff Rickabaugh
1551 Westbrook Plaza Dr., #103
Winston Salem, NC 27103
Phone: (336) 760-9229


AAO Trustee
Dr. Richard Williams
399 Southcrest Ct Ste B
Southaven, MS 38671-4790
Phone: (662) 349-2196

American Association of Orthodontists Foundation
SAO Director
Dr. Wanda Claro
920 Madison Ave 
MemphisTN 38103 
Phone: (901)448-2168

American Board of Orthodontics (ABO)
SAO Director, Dr. Timothy Trulove
4164 Carmichael Rd.
Montgomery, AL 36106
Phone: (334) 277-2980

AAOPAC
SAO Director, Dr. Gregory Inman
520 N Miles St
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
Phone: (270) 769-1349

Component Directors

The Board of Directors, composed of a representative from each state and the Executive Committee, hear the recommendations of the Executive Committee and look at the big picture of orthodontics.

Alabama
Dr. James Durham 
2307 Woodcliff Rd SE
Huntsville, AL, 35801
Phone: (256) 325-0078
Florida
Dr. Jeremy Albert
1806 Short Branch Dr, Ste 102
New Port Richey, FL 34655
Phone: (727) 376-2770
Georgia
Dr. Eric Park
4935 Stewart Mill Rd, Ste 200
Douglasville, GA 30135
Phone: (770) 627-3042
Kentucky
Dr. Thomas Baldwin
520 N Miles Street
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
Phone: (270) 769-1349 
Louisiana
Dr. Celeste Block
701 Metairie Rd, Ste 1a-204
Metairie, LA 70005
Phone: (504) 309-4709
Mississippi
Dr. Nathan Hamman
399 Southcrest Ct Ste B
Southaven, MS 38671
Phone: (662) 349-2196
North Carolina
Dr. Robert Selden
10125 Hickorywood Hill Ave
Huntersville, NC 28078
Phone: (704) 992-1022
South Carolina
Dr. Brian Hamby
10 Cleveland Ct
Greenville, SC 29607
Phone: (864) 242-9411
Tennessee
Dr. Allen Chance
520 S Main St
Sweetwater, TN 37874
Phone: (423) 337-6601
Virginia
Dr. George Sabol 
829 First Colonial Rd
Virginia Beach, VA 23451
Phone: (757) 428-1110
West Virginia
Dr. Michael Hazey
112 Hill St
Bridgeport, WV 26330
Phone: (304) 842-5211

AAO Delegates/Alternates

The Delegates/Alternates work arduously at the AAO Annual Meeting to review resolutions to make the national organization responsive to your practice needs and the integrity of the specialty.

Alabama
Dr. Christy Savage
125 N Chalkville Rd
Trussville, AL 35173
Phone: (205) 655-3939
Florida
Dr. John Beattie
960 Lake Baldwin Lane
Orlando, FL 32814
Phone: (407) 898-2901
Florida
Dr. James Wortham
1755 East Hwy 50, Ste B
Clermont, FL 34711
Phone: (352) 394-0100
Georgia
Dr. Robert B. Moss, Jr.
1600 Third Ave
Albany, GA 31707
Phone: (229) 432-2103
Kentucky
Dr. Gregory Inman
520 N Miles St
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
Phone: (270) 769-1349
Louisiana
Dr. Corbin Turpin
4488 Cypress St.
West Monroe, LA 71291
(318) 396-6355
Mississippi
Dr. Kevin Holman
99 Park Gate Dr
PO Box 526
Tupelo, MS 38801
Phone: (662) 842-1735
North Carolina
Dr. Jim Martin
9819 Grettle Court, #215
Raleigh, NC 27617
Phone: (919) 556-7820
South Carolina
Dr. Brandon Chadwell
835 Bailey Mill Road
Travelers Rest, SC 29690
Phone: (843) 486-1888
Tennessee
Dr. Candice Coleman
3130 Tom Austin Hwy, Ste D
Springfield, TN 37172
Phone: (615) 384-2484
Virginia
Dr. Chopper Snyder
101 Cleveland Ave, Ste 6
Martinsville, VA 24112
Phone: (276) 632-4144
West Virginia
Dr. Daniel I. Joseph
1136 National Rd.
Wheeling, WV 26003
Phone: (304) 242-7222
New & Young Alternate Delegate
Dr. Angela McNeight
270 N Skykes Creek Pkwy, Ste 104
Merritt Island, FL 32953
Phone: (321) 259-3237

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