EDUCATION

Misch International Implant Institute Detroit, MI                                                    

                    Advanced Education in Implantology                    2005-2006

The University of Michigan:  School of Dentistry, Ann Arbor, Michigan           

                    Doctor of Dental Surgery                                          2004

Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan                                                            

                    Post Graduate Coursework in Biology                   1999

Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan                                           

                    B.S.: Civil & Environmental Engineering                1995

Garber High School, Essexville, Michigan                                                           

                    Graduate Cum Laude                                                 1991

 

DENTAL EXPERIENCE

Lakeshore Dentistry & Implant Center P.L.L.C. , Holland, MI                                                                                                                                                   
                    Since 2004, Owner Since 2005          
 
 
RediDental Emergency Dental Care, Holland, MI                                                                                                                 
Founder & Owner

       

 

MEMBERSHIP, OFFICES & POSITIONS

  • American Dental Association, member since 2000
  • Alternate Delegate; House of Delegates                                              2006-2010
  • Michigan Dental Association, member since 2000
  • Delegate; House of Delegates                                                               2002-2004, 2008-2014
  • Alternate Delegate; House of Delegates                                              2001, 2005, 2007
  • MDA Insurance & Services----Director                                                  2010-present
  • Chair, Committee on the New Dentist                                                   2006-2009
  • Committee on the New Dentist                                                               2003-2005
  • West Michigan District Dental Society, member since 2004
  • Ottawa County Representative                                                              2005-2006, 2007
  • Treasurer                                                                                                    2008-2011
  • Holland Zeeland Dental Society, member since 2004
  • President                                                                                                    2005-2008
  • American Student Dental Association, member 2000-2004
  • Past-President, U of M Chapter                                                              2003-2004
  • President, U of M Chapter                                                                       2002-2003
  • Vice-President                                                                                           2001-2002
  • Alternate Delegate                                                                                    2000-2001
  • Class Representative                                                                               2000- 2004
  • Delegate; House of Delegates                                                               2002, 2003
  • Alternate Delegate; House of Delegates                                              2001
  • American Academy of Implant Dentistry                                         2012-present
  • University of Michigan Prosthodontic Study Club                          2002-2004
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry                                     2003-2008
  • Academy of General Dentists                                                              2002-2006
  • Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity
  • Jonathan Taft Society

 

 

VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

  • Ottawa County Miles of Smiles                                                                                                    since 2004
  • Founder;Holland Zeeland Dental Society Endowment Fund for Dental Health                2007
  • Children’s Dental Health Day                                                                        
  • Kent County Adult Donated Services                                                                                         2006-2012
  • Holland Free Health Clinic                                                                                                           Since 2007
    • Board Member                                                                                                                   2012-2014
  • American Cancer Society                                                                                                             1999
  • Lake Orion: School to Work Program                                                                                         1999
  • Lake Orion Community Schools Student Activities Volunteer                                               1998, 1999
  • Youth Hockey Coach                                                                                                                     1995
  • Michigan State University
  • Residence Hall Orientation Staff                                                                                                 1992, 1993
  • Academic Outreach                                                                                                                        1992
  • Student Ambassador                                                                                                                     1992
  • Vision 2000                                                                                                                                      1989, 1990, 1991
  • Academic Tutor                                                                                                                               1990, 1991

 

 

OTHER EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

 

One-Aquasource, Detroit, Michigan

                    Technical Chemical Sales Engineer                                      April 1999 – September 2000

Hercules - BetzDearborn, Detroit, Michigan

                    Technical Chemical Sales Engineer                                      November 1995 – April 1999

Progressive Engineering, Grand Rapids, Michigan

                    Civil & Environmental Design Engineer                                May 1995 - November 1995   

Michigan State University, East Lansing,                        

                    Hall Receptionist                                                                        1991-1995

R.C. Engineering, Saginaw, MI                                        

                    Junior engineer                                                                           1994      

Pro Golf Discount, Bay City, MI                                        

                    Manager                                1993