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.

Doug

• IDA policies and procedures
• Finance and budget
• Administration and staff
• Board of Trustees
• IDA subsidiaries

Doug Bush
IDA Executive Director
Jay

• Membership recruitment and retention
• Member benefits and services
• Liaison to Indiana University School of Dentistry
• Liaison to Alliance (AIDA) and component dental societies
• Membership Committee
• New Dentist Committee
• Dental Practice Committee and Subcommittees
• AIR Leadership Program
• MoM Charitable Dental Event

Jay Dziwlik
MBA, CAE, Assistant Executive Director
Ed

• 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

Ed Popcheff
Director of Governmental Affairs
Jody

• Membership dues collection and processing
• Membership information
• Budget management
• Finance Committee
• IDPAC finances
• IDA Insurance finances
• IDA Foundation for Dental Health finances
• IDA Awards Subcommittee

Jody Cleary
Director of Membership & Financial Services
Heather

• Council on Annual Session
• Continuing education
• Midwest Dental Assembly exhibitors
• Meetings and special events
• OSHA/CPR
• Council on the New Dentist

Heather Smith
Director of Professional Development
EdR

• 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)

Ed Rosenbaum
Assistant Executive Director
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• Managing editor for Journal IDA
• Media relations
• Council on Communications
• Website manager
• Brand manager
• IDA social media
• All IDA print and digital materials

Kathy Walden
Director of Communications
Laurie

• Staff coordinator of the House of Delegates
• Staff coordinator of the Board of Trustees
• Executive staff support
• Office manager

Laurie Campbell
Executive Assistant

IDA INSURANCE STAFF

Ashley

• Agent for IDA Insurance offered plans
• Primary Contact for IUSD Disability Insurance Plan
• Coordinates IUSD, component, and state events
• Negotiates contracts for customized IDA member benefits
• Staff liaison to IDAIS, Inc., Board of Directors and IDA Committee on Insurance
• Indiana Licensed Life/Health and Property/Casualty agent

Ashley Hudgins
Director of Insurance Services
Wanda

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

Wanda Barger
Health Insurance Specialist