Eighth District Dental Society Executive Council

The Eighth District Dental Society is governed by an Executive Council, which is comprised of several different groups of individuals. Those groups are the officers of the Eighth District Dental Society, the councilors-at-large, a representative from each of the five County Dental Societies, Council/Committee Chairpersons, NYSDA Delegates & Alternate Delegates, ADA Delegates & Alternate Delegates, UBSDM representative, and ASDA representatives.

2024 Eighth District Dental Society
Executive Council

President:  Dr. Robert Bochiechior 
President-Elect: Dr. Joseph Rumfola 
Vice President: Dr. Michael Ehlers
Secretary: Dr. Jennifer Frustino
Dr. Joseph Modica
Immediate Past President:
Dr. Joshua Huttter 

Dr. Kevin Apolito
Dr.Nicole Piscatelli
Dr. Ronald Lowe
Dr. Alex Sikora
Dr. Ashleigh Robinson
Dr. David Ball
Dr. Alyssa Tzetzo
Dr. John Lazarus

County Dental Society Representatives:
Chautauqua County: Drs. Julie Mills & Susan Soja
Niagara County: Dr. Robert Jenkins
Tri-County: Dr. Joseph Craddock
Erie County: Dr. Martin Gorkiewicz
Cattaraugus/Allegany County: Dr. Dominic Colarusso

NYSDA Council Representatives:
Dental Benefits: Dr. Joseph Craddock
Dental Health Planning & Hospital Dentistry: Dr. Jennifer Frustino
Dental Practice: Dr. Nicole Hinchy
Dental Education & Licensure: Dr. Joseph Gambacorta
Ethics: Dr. Joseph Rumfola
Governmental Affairs: Dr. Michael Ehlers
Membership & Communications: Dr. Karleigh Volk
Nominations: Dr. Joseph Gambacorta
Peer Review & Quality Assurance: Dr. Eugene Sibick
Professional Liability: Dr. Frank Sindoni

NYSDA Committee Representatives:
Chemical Dependency:
Dr. Timothy Mahoney
Dr. Elizabeth Kapral
New Dentist:
Dr. Evan Conley

EDDS Committees:
Dr. Joseph Craddock
Dr. Joseph Gambacorta
Constitution & Bylaws: Dr. Mark Barone
Finance/Budget: Dr. Robert Bochiechio
Golf Tournament: Dr. Eugene Sibick
Dr. Joshua Hutter
Mentor Program:
Dr. Alyssa Tzetzo
Nominations: Dr. Joseph Gambacorta
Professional Liability Claims: Dr. Frank Sindoni
Programs: Officers
Publications: Dr. Kevin Hanley
Relief: Officers
Strategic Planning: Dr. Michael Ehlers

NYSDA Representatives:
NYSDA Past President: Dr. Brendan Dowd
NYSDA Secretary-Treasurer: Dr. Frank Barnashuk
NYSDA Delegates: Dr. Peter Davidow
                                Dr. Joshua Hutter
                                Dr. Robert Bochiechio
                                Dr. James Hoddick
                                Dr. Elizabeth Kapral
                                Dr. Nicole Piscatelli
                                Dr. Joseph Gambacorta
                                Dr. Joseph Rumfola
NYSDA Alternates: Dr. Joseph Craddock
                                Dr. Joseph Salamon
                                Dr. Michael Ehlers
                                Dr. Nicole Hinchy
EDPAC: Dr. John Tibbetts

ADA Representatives:
ADA Delegates: Dr. James Hoddick
                          Dr. Elizabeth Kaptral
ADA Alternates: Dr. Robert Bochiechio
                          Dr. Raymond Miller

University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine Representative:
Dean: Dr. Marcelo Araujo
Student Rep: Jacinta Tracy & Mohammed Harb
SNDA Rep: Tyler Laurel