Industry Archive

Jackie L. Sanders, RDH, MBA

Jackie L. Sanders, RDH, MBA, as manager of professional relations and communications for Chicago-based Sunstar Americas Inc, serves as a liaison responsible for communications with professional and industry associations, educational institutions, and the dental professional community. She is a recognized and active opinion …

Leann Keefer, RDH, MSM

Leann Keefer, RDH, MSM, is director of corporate education and professional relations for Crosstex International, based in Hauppauge, New York. Her work focuses on advancing Crosstex’s thought leadership among influential oral health professionals. An identifier of trends in the fields of oral …

Phyllis A. Martina, RDH, MBA

Phyllis A. Martina, RDH, MBA, is the senior academic relations manager for Colgate Oral Pharmaceuticals Inc. In this position, she develops and executes plans to increase Colgate’s presence in dental and hygiene schools; creates programs to build Colgate’s relationship with dental and …
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Gail Malone, RDH, BS

As the professional services senior manager for DENTSPLY Professional, Gail Malone, RDH, BS, sets the clinical education strategy for the company’s preventive product line. She works collaboratively with dentistry’s and dental hygiene’s key opinion leaders to oversee the development and delivery of …
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Candy B. Ross, RDH, BS

With more than 35 years of experience in industry, Candy B. Ross, RDH, BS, is well versed in clinical research, training and continuing-education development, professional relations, marketing, and product-launch strategies. Currently, she is director of industry and professional relations for the KaVo …
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Karen Davis, RDH, BSDH

With a long-standing love of dental hygiene dating back to the 8th grade, Karen Davis, RDH, BSDH, maintains a career that spans a variety of disciplines. She is the owner of a continuing education company, Cutting Edge Concepts, and continues to practice …
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Christine Charles, RDH, BSDH

Christine Charles, RDH, BSDH, is director of support, strategy, and communications in the Department of Global Consumer Healthcare Research, Development, and Engineering for Johnson & Johnson Consumer and Personal Products Worldwide in Morris Plains, NJ. She is also responsible for supporting professional …
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Lillian J. Caperila, RDH, MEd

Lillian J. Caperila, RDH, MEd, has more than 30 years’ experience in oral health care, where she has explored several roles, including certified dental assistant, clinical dental hygienist, periodontal co-therapist, and educator. She is currently manager and international presenter of professional continuing …
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Karen Neiner, RDH, MBA

Karen Neiner, RDH, MBA, is vice president of corporate development and professional relations at Hu-Friedy Mfg Co Inc in Chicago. She began her career with Hu-Friedy in 1989 as an associate product manager after completing a marketing internship with the company while …
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Noel Paschke, RDH, MS

Noel Paschke, RDH, MS, has more than 32 years of experience in dental hygiene including 15 years’ experience in corporate dental industry, currently leading a team of 10 dental hygienists for Philips Sonicare as the senior manager for North America Professional Education. …