Graduated: Athens High School, Athens, Georgia
Georgia Boys State-Elected presiding Supreme Court Justice
First Place Winner: Georgia Science Fair, Biology
National Science Fair, Navy Cruise Award

University of Georgia
National Science Foundation Scholarship
Phi Kappa Tau Fraternity
UGA Men’s Gymnastics Team

Emory University School of Dentistry
USPHS Grand and Publication, “Chronic Periodontitis in the
Chronic Alcoholic”
Member:PSI-Omega Dental Fraternity
Medical Technician at Henrietta Egleston Hospital for Children

U.S. Marines and Navy, Republic of South Vietnam, Japan,
and San Diego. In charge of the Periodontal Clinic, Miramar
Naval Air Station
Awarded: Naval Achievement Medal with combat “V”. Individual
Vietnamese Cross of Gallantry, Marine Combat Ribbon,
Various Unit Citations

Emory University School of Dentistry
Certificate in Periodontics, Resident at VA Hospital in
Certifcate Resident at Ga. Mental Health Center
Assistant Clinical Professor


1974 to Present
American Dental Association

  • Alternate Delegate 1993-2004
  • Georgia Dental Association
  • Chairperson of Peer Review Committee, 1980-1995
  • Chairperson Illegal Practice and Ethics Committee, 1988-1990
  • Georgia Dental Education Foundation, Board of Directors
  • GDA Representative: Peer Review, ADA, 1985,1989,1993

Eastern District Dental Society

  • Past: President and Vice President
  • Current: Executive Council and delegate, 1975-2000

Clarke County Dental Society
American Academy of Periodontology
Georgia Society of Periodontist

  • Past: President and Vice-President

Executive Council
Chairperson, Peer Review Committee, 1979-1994
Georgia Academy of Dental Practice, Board of Directors
Pankey/Dawson Study Club for Advanced Dentistry
Pankey Alumni-level C6
First United Methodist Church

  • Administrative Board

Athens Rotary Club
Torch Club International

  • Past: President, Vice-President, and Board of Directors

United Way, Board of Directors

  • Past: Professional Section Chairperson

Past: Advisor of Northeast Georgia Dental Hygiene Association
Active Staff: Athens Regional Hospital, Athens, Georgia
Active Staff: St. Mary’s Hospital, Athens, Georgia
President’s Club, University of Georgia
Heritage Society, University of Georgia
Past: Consultant to University of Georgia Honors Program

  • Pre Dental Students Committee

Past: Board of Directors, Nurses Clinic
Past: Trustee Delta Dental Systems, Inc.
Comprehensive Health Services, Board of Directors, 1985-Present
Board of Directors, Ga. Dental Insurance Services,1997-Present


Honorable Fellow: Georgia Dental Association
Paul Harris Fellow: Rotary
Centennial Fellow: Emory University, School of Dentistry
Certificate of Distinguished Service: Georgia Dental Association
Certificate of Appreciation: Medical College of Georgia
Leadership of Athens Award; Athens Chamber of Commerce
Distinguished Community Service Award: United Way
Presidential Commendation of Georgia Dental Association, 1991, 2004
Fellow: Pierre-Fauchard Academy
Fellow: American College of Dentist
Fellow: International College of Dentist

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