2019-2020 Board of Directors

 

President

Dr. Nicholas Barone

Dr. Nicholas Barone is a representative of the Northeastern Society of Orthodontists. He resides in Lincoln, Rhode Island where he is in full time private practice.

President-Elect

Dr. Valmy V. Kulbersh

Dr. Valmy P. Kulbersh is a representative of the Great Lakes Association of Orthodontists and resides in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. She is in full time practice and is Adjunct Professor at the University of Detroit Mercy, Department of Orthodontics. Dr. Kulbersh will become the ABO President in May of 2020.

 

Secretary/Treasurer

Dr. David G. Sabott

Dr. David G. Sabott is a representative of the Rocky Mountain Society of Orthodontists.  He resides in Erie, Colorado and has a full-time private practice in Brighton, CO. Dr. Sabott is duel trained in both Pedodontics and Orthodontics. He has served as the President of the Colorado Orthodontic Association and the Rocky Mountain Society of Orthodontists. Dr. Sabott serves on the Clinical and Certification Committees. He will become the ABO President in May of 2021.

Director

Dr. Patrick F. Foley

Dr. Patrick F. Foley is a representative of the Midwestern Society of Orthodontists. He maintained a private practice in Lake Zurich, Illinois for 30 years before moving into the role of Associate Professor of Orthodontics, a full-time position at the Center for Advanced Dental Education at Saint Louis University. Dr. Foley is the chair of the Written Examination Committee and will become the ABO President in May of 2022.

  Director

Dr. Timothy Trulove

Dr. Timothy Trulove is a representative of the Southern Association of Orthodontists and resides in Montgomery, Alabama. He is in full time practice and is Adjunct Professor of Orthodontics at The University of Alabama School of Dentistry. Dr. Trulove is the chair of the Clinical Examination Committee and will become the ABO President in May of 2023.

 
 
Director

Dr. Jae Hyun Park

Dr. Jae Hyun Park is a representative of the Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists and resides in Phoenix, Arizona. He is the Professor and Chair of the Postgraduate Orthodontic Program at the Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health. Dr. Park is the chair of the Policy Committee and will become the ABO President in May of 2024.

Director

Dr. Roberto Hernandez-Orsini

 Dr. Roberto Hernández-Orsini is a representative of the Middle Atlantic Society of Orthodontists and resides in San Juan, Puerto Rico.  He has a full time orthodontic practice in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico and is an Associate Professor at The University of Puerto Rico School of Dental Medicine and an Adjunct Associate Professor at The University of Alabama in Birmingham School of Dentistry.  He has served as President of the Puerto Rico Orthodontic Society, and Chair of The Education/Research Committee of The Middle Atlantic Society of Orthodontists.  Dr. Hernández-Orsini is the chair of the Certification Committee and will become the ABO President in May of 2025.

Director

Dr. Stephen McCullough

 Dr. Stephen McCullough is a representative of the Southwestern Society of Orthodontists and resides in Yukon, Oklahoma. Dr. McCullough has a full time orthodontic practice and is a Clinical Professor at the University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry.

Immediate Past President

Dr. Larry Tadlock

Dr. Larry P. Tadlock is a representative of the Southwestern Society of

Orthodontists and resides in Colleyville, Texas. He is the Program Director at Texas A&M Baylor College of Dentistry.