Thank you to all of our attendees for making ASDA’s 2021 Annual Session a success! This year, we had more than 900 attendees and 66 dental schools represented.

Executive Committee Elections
The House of Delegates elected its 2021-22 national president, vice presidents and speaker of the house. Congratulations to:

  • President: Colton Cannon, Minnesota '23
  • Vice President: Joy Nisnisan, Texas-Houston '22
  • Vice President: Michelle Skelton, Columbia '22
  • Speaker of the House: Sebastian Celis Cifuentes, Columbia ’22

Board of Trustee Elections
Each district elected their 2021-22 district trustee who serves as a member of the Board of Trustees and the official liaison between the local chapters, the district and national ASDA. Congratulations to:

  • District 1: Mark Pugliese, Boston ‘22
  • District 2: Onalee Sortino, Buffalo '22
  • District 3: Ryan Kaminsky, Pennsylvania '23
  • District 4: Sammy Huynh, South Carolina '23
  • District 5: Marco Gargano, Louisiana '23
  • District 6: Tommy Lau, Michigan '24
  • District 7: Justina Anigbo, Indiana ‘23
  • District 8: Heather Moore, Missouri-Kansas City ’23
  • District 9: Aaron Buban, Colorado ’22
  • District 10: Jonathan Wong, Roseman ‘22
  • District 11: Maya Giannetti, Los Angeles ’22

Paragon Award
Dr. Raymond Cohlmia was presented the prestigious 2021 Paragon Award during ASDA's Annual Session. Learn more about this honor.