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Introducing the Relaunched Emerging Leaders Committee: Charting a Course for the Future of Dentistry

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The Dental Trade Alliance (DTA) and the DTA Foundation are proud to announce the establishment of a re-envisioned Emerging Leaders Committee, aimed at fostering the next generation of leaders within the dental industry. The committee is excited to introduce its newly elected chair, Chane Moline, along with a group of dynamic individuals who represent the future of dentistry.

Chane Moline: is National Director of Sales at Belmont Business Media, publisher of journals Decisions in Dentistry and Dimensions of Dental Hygiene. Chane leads the team offering clients access to a full suite of digital products and services utilizing Belmont’s first-party targeting data. Prior to this role, Chane Moline spent nine years at Envista, starting in inside sales and progressing to outside sales, and ultimately becoming a Sales Training Manager.

Joining Chane on the Committee Are:

Zachary Kulsrud: Zac is the director of marketing at Pulpdent, a dental research, sales, and manufacturing company based in Watertown, Massachusetts. He worked previously as the group editorial director for Endeavor Business Media, publishers of Dental Economics and RDH magazine.

Emily Kemberling: Emily is the Solutions Manager and Key Accounts representative at Directa USA in Newtown, Connecticut, with over 16 years of experience in the dental industry. Previously, she held positions at Keystone Industries and Blackstone Industries.

Christie Bailey: Christie is the Director of PR & Global Business at PULPDENT, brings over a decade of experience in branding, business development, marketing strategy, and global sales leadership. Christie has cultivated a unique skill set that fuels innovation and drives revenue growth, while embodying a passion for progress and a commitment to making a meaningful impact. She looks forward to nurturing the next generation of industry leaders with equitable opportunities through the DTA Emerging Leaders Committee.

Amelia Williamson DeStefano, MA: Amelia is group editorial director of the Endeavor Business Media Dental Group, where she leads the publication of high-quality content that empowers oral-health professionals to advance patient well-being, succeed in business, and cultivate professional joy and fulfillment. She holds a master’s in English Literature from the University of Tulsa and has worked in dental media since 2015.

In celebration of its relaunch, the Emerging Leaders Committee is thrilled to invite industry professionals to a special . This engaging event will take place May 16th at 4pm on the fourth floor of the Anaheim Hilton in the El Capitan room right before the DTA Reception. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn from seasoned experts, network with fellow professionals, and gain valuable insights to enhance their leadership capabilities. And hear more on the committee’s upcoming programs, including a summer webinar and speed mentorship event at the DTA’s Annual Meeting.

Media Contact: Sarah Miller