Board of Directors

" Together We Make The Difference "

Board of Directors

The Ohio Academy of General Dentistry is led by a committed group of volunteer members who give their time, talents and efforts for the betterment of the organization.  The Ohio AGD Board of Directors are actively involved in providing leadership and direction for the Ohio AGD.

2017-2018 Board of Directors of the Ohio Academy of General Dentistry

  • Aparna Sadineni Cosmetic Dentist
    President / Membership Chair

    Aparna Sadineni, DDS, AAACD, MAGD


  • Immediate Past President

    David G. Austin, DDS, MS


  • President-Elect

    David W. Schlosser, DDS, MAGD


  • Vice President

    Tyler Scott, DDS


  • Treasurer / Director District II

    Kevin J. Kramer, DDS, MAGD


  • Trustee / Director District VIII
    Continuing Education Coordinator

    Hans Guter, DDS


  • Regional Director for Region VII (Ohio & Indiana)

    Michael A Gordon, DDS, MAGD


  • Director District VI

    Kathy Brisley-Sedon, DDS, MAGD


  • OSU Faculty Advisor Director V Vice Chairman

    James Cottle, DDS, FAGD


  • District VII Vice Chairman

    Hal Jeter, DDS, FAGD


  • District I Director

    William G Leffler, DDS, FAGD


  • District XI Director

    Darrel Scott, DDS


  • District III Director

    Keith A. Norwalk, DDS, MAGD


  • District VII Director

    Robert A Nelson, DDS


  • District IV Vice Chairman

    Mehrdad Safavian, DDS


  • Director District IX

    Diane Arel, DDS, MAGD


  • Vice Chairman Student Board

    Kelli Schwallbach, DDS


  • Legislative

    L. Don Shumaker, DDS, MAGD


  • Parliamentarian

    Robert L Ramus, DDS MAGD


  • Executive Secretary / Editor

    Heidi Drollinger


  • Student Board Member

    Jimmy Zimmerman

Past Presidents
2014-2016 David G Austin, DDS, MS 1990-1992 Donald J Palenshus, DDS, MAGD
2012-2014 L. Don Shumaker DDS, MAGD 1988-1990 Richard W Samuel, DDS, MAGD
2010-2012 Diane Arel, DDS, MAGD 1986-1988 Robert L Ramus, DDS, MAGD
2008-2010 Robert Barsan, DDS, MAGD 1984-1986 Marvin M Fisk, DDS
2006-2008 Kathy Brisley-Sedon, DDS, MAGD 1982-1984 Donald D Decenso, DDS, FAGD
2004-2006 William H. Garber, DDS, FAGD 1980-1982 L Don Shumaker, DDS, FAGD
2002-2004 Ronald J Palenshus, DDS, MAGD 1978-1980 Elvin Feltman Jr DDS, MAGD
2000-2002 James C Schneider, DDS, MAGD 1976-1978 Dwight M Pemberton, DDS, FAGD
1998-2000 Hans P Guter, DDS 1974-1976 Edward B Jones, DDS, FAGD
1996-1998 Neal B Forbes, DMD 1973-1974 Bernard J Dennison, DDS
1994-1996 Ervin P Mason, DDS 1968-1973 Lionel J French, DDS, FAGD
1992-1994 Roger D Winland, DDS, MAGD