Our Partners

The North Carolina Oral Health Collaborative is a group of diverse stakeholders working to achieve oral health equity. Below is a list of individuals (with their organizational affiliation) who have signed our Statement of Support. If you are interested in joining our efforts by becoming a voting member, we invite you to complete our Statement of Support provided below.

  • Crystal Adams, CDA, RDH, MA – Catawba Valley Community College Dental Hygiene Program
  • Nicole Baez¬†–¬†Delta Dental NC
  • Darlene P. Baker, RDH – NC DHHS Division of Medical Assistance
  • Erin Barlow – Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust
  • Ronny Bell – Maya Angelou Center for Health Equity, Wake Forest School of Medicine
  • Shelia Bogan, MPH – Northwest AHEC
  • Amanda Bowman, RDH
  • Danielle Bruner – Central Carolina Community College
  • Lisa Campbell, BSDH – Catawba Valley Community College
  • Tykeisha Carter – Rowan County Health Department
  • Byrum Cartwright, DDS
  • Mark W. Casey – NC DHHS Division of Medical Assistance
  • Toni Chatman – Wake AHEC
  • Eileen Clark, RDH, MS – NC Dental Hygiene Association
  • Steve Cline – Community Care of NC
  • Laura Cuthbertson, RDH – NC Dental Hygiene Association
  • Tamara Dempsey-Tanner – NC DHHS Division of Public Health- Children and Youth Branch
  • Mark Di Burro, RDH, MPH – Central Carolina Community College
  • Nicole Dozier – NC Justice Center
  • Lisa Duck – Guilford Adult Health, Inc. (Dental Access Program)
  • Heather Edly, RDH
  • Melinda Emerson – Central Carolina Health Network
  • Katie Eyes – Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina Foundation
  • Nancy Ferguson Brown, RDH
  • Tammie Fox, RDH – Moore County Health Department
  • John Francis – Helping Hands Clinic of Caldwell County
  • Lisa Godfrey, MS, RDH, CDA – Central Carolina Community College
  • Julie Gooding-Hasty – NC DHHS Division of Public Health- Women’s Health Branch
  • Wes Gray – NC DHHS Office of Rural Health
  • Stephanie Grey, RN – Be Healthy Ministries, Inc.
  • Shaunesi Griffin – Rockingham County Healthcare Alliance
  • Kendyle Hamilton, RDH
  • Shawn Henderson – Mission Children’s Dental
  • Lilia Herrera
  • Nanette Hill – NC Dental Assistant Association
  • Elizabeth Hudgins – NC Pediatric Society
  • Steve Hurd, PhD – Good Samaritan Clinic
  • B. Jackson, DDS, MS, BA
  • Lyn Jenkins, RN, BSN – Albemarle Hospital Foundation (Albemarle Project Access)
  • Chelsea Kolander, MPH, MSW
  • Jonathan Kotch – Partnership for a Healthy Durham
  • Lewis Lampiris – UNC School of Dentistry
  • Austin Lange – America’s ToothFairy: National Children’s Oral Health Foundation
  • Kelly Langston – North Carolina PTA
  • Darlene Leysath – The Cornerstone CDC
  • Elaine Loyack – Delta Dental NC
  • Karen Luken – Easter Seals UCP
  • Renate Macchirole – The Arc of NC
  • Charmaine Mack – Durham Early Head Start
  • Elaine Matthews – Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust Health Advisory Committee
  • Danielle Matula – NC DHHS Office on Disability and Health
  • Hattie McCallum – Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church
  • Melissa McLain, CDA
  • Julie Melchor, MSW – Ada Jenkins Center, Community Dental Clinic
  • Elizabeth Messersmith – MomsRising
  • Bill Milner, DDS – Access Dental Care
  • Gina Moreland – NC Dental Hygiene Association
  • Christy Moore – NC DHHS Division of Public Health- Children and Youth Branch
  • Gina Moreland – NC Dental Hygiene Association
  • Stephanie Nantz – NC DHHS Office of Rural Health
  • John Nash – The Arc of NC
  • Kelli Ohrenberger – DentaQuest Institute
  • Jane Perkins, JD – National Health Law Program
  • Michelle Ping
  • Rachel Pohlman – Alice Aycock Poe Center of Health Education
  • Virginia Price, RDH
  • Parrish Ravelli – Youth Empowered Solutions (YES!)
  • Antonia Reaves – Cone Health Foundation
  • Patricia J. Ricks – Crown In Glory Lutheran Church
  • Kim Robinson – Blue Cross Blue Shield NC
  • Juvencio Rocha-Peralta – AMEXCAN
  • Ann Rollins – Alice Aycock Poe Center of Health Education
  • Margaret L. Sauer – Foundation for Health Leadership & Innovation
  • Jessica Scott, RDH – NC DHHS Oral Health Section
  • Florence Siman – El Pueblo
  • Tim Smith – Carolina HealthNet
  • Adrienne S. Stanley, RDH
  • Nikki Steel-Smith, RN – Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church
  • Rhonda Stephens – NC DHHS Oral Health Section
  • Martha Townes – NC Dental Hygiene Association
  • Robin Tutor-Marcom, EdH, MPH, OTR/L – NC Agromedicine Institute
  • Robin Vaccaro, RDH
  • Maria Velez – Charlotte AHEC
  • Sarah Vidrine – NC Child
  • Stacy Warren – The Duke Endowment
  • Ann Watson – NC DHHS Office of Rural Health, NC Farmworker Health Program
  • Shannon Weatherly – National Children’s Oral Health Foundation
  • Vicky Wesner – Central Carolina Community College
  • Kristy Wieder, RDH – NC Dental Hygiene Association
  • B. Alex White – UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health
  • Betsy White – Access Dental Care
  • Melinda Wiggins – Student Action with Farmworkers
  • Joy T. Williams – NC Council of Churches
  • Danielle Winkler
  • Marti Wolf – NC Community Health Center Association
  • Wanda G. Wright – East Carolina University – Dental
  • April Yocum – Central Piedmont Community College
  • Berkeley Yorkery – NC Institute of Medicine
  • Alex Zizzi
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