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Staff Directory

The staff at the IDA central office are committed to serving members and advancing oral health in Indiana. If you don’t know which staff member to contact, please visit our Contact page with your question or concern.

Meet the Staff

Doug Executive Director
Doug Bush
(Email)

  • IDA policies and procedures
  • Finance and Budget
  • Administration and Staff
  • Board of Trustees
  • IDA Subsidiaries
Jay Assistant Executive Director
Jay Dziwlik, MBA, CAE
(Email)

  • Membership recruitment and retention
  • Member benefits and services
  • Liaison to Indiana University School of Dentistry
  • Liaison to Alliance (AIDA) and component dental societies
  • Council on Membership
  • Council on the New Dentist
  • Council on Dental Education and Practice
  • Dental Student Activities
ed Director of Governmental Affairs
Ed Popcheff
(Email)

  • State and national legislation regarding dentistry
  • Medicaid and other regulatory and health-related agencies
  • Regulatory advocacy
  • Council on Dental Public Health
  • Council on Governmental Affairs
  • Indiana Dental Advocacy Network
  • IDPAC/ADPAC
jody Director of Membership & Financial Services
Jody Cleary 
(Email)

  • Membership dues collection and processing
  • Membership information
  • Membership mailing lists
  • Budget management
  • Finance Committee
heather Director of Professional Development and Planning
Heather Parton 
(Email)

  • Council on Annual Session
  • Continuing Education
  • Exhibitors
  • Meetings and Special Events
  • OSHA/CPR
  • Council on the New Dentist
rosenbaum Director of Professional Services
Ed Rosenbaum
(Email)

  • Council on Peer Review
  • General insurance management information
  • Third party encounter
  • Contract analysis
  • Direct reimbursement promotion
  • Council on Well Being
  • IDA Foundation
  • Indiana Dental Enterprise Associates (IDEA)
karen Director of Communications
Karen Scharf
(Email)

  • Managing Editor for all IDA publications
  • Media Relations
  • Council on Communications
  • Website Manager
  • Brand Manager
Laurie Executive Assistant
Laurie Campbell 
(Email)

  • Staff Coordinator of the House of Delegates
  • Staff Coordinator of the Board of Trustees
  • Executive Staff Support
  • Office Manager

IDA Insurance Services Staff

ashley Director of Insurance Services
Ashley Hudgins
(Email)

  • Agent for IDA Insurance offered plans (Health, Liability, Disability, Medicare)
  • Primary Contact for IUSD Disability Insurance Plan
  • Coordinates and attends IUSD, component, and state marketing events
  • Negotiates contracts with carriers for customized IDA member benefits
  • Staff liaison to the IDAIS, Inc., Board of Directors and IDA Committee on Insurance
  • Indiana Licensed Life/Health and Property/Casualty agent
wanda Health Insurance Specialist
Wanda Barger
(Email)

  • Indiana Licensed Health agent
  • Health insurance application processing
  • Customer service & billing inquiries
  • Mailing of information & marketing packets
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