We invite you to learn more about Global Dental Relief’s Board of Directors. Together, they oversee the work of Global Dental Relief, providing critical leadership, oversight, and strategic planning. These individuals are dedicated to furthering GDR’s mission of serving children around the globe.

Chair: Leslie Swid, Partner, Impact Communications

Vice Chair: Jackie Norris, Former CEO, Metro Volunteers

Treasurer: Linda Oberg, Former Chief Financial Officer, Colorado State Parks

Secretary: Peter Vanicek, DDS

Lise Aangeenbrug, Executive Director, The Outdoor Foundation

Kelley Barnard, DMD

Douglas Berkey, DMD

Caroline Hagadorn

Geoff Hoffman, DDS


Board Emeritus:

Fred Cannataro, CEO Lewan Technology

Stu Fishman, CEO, Art Studio

Andrew Holecek, DDS

Mark Mathews, Attorney/Shareholder; Brownstein, Hyatt, Farber, and Schreck

Melanie Melcher, Former Chief Financial Officer, Colorado State Land Board