CHICAGO, September 11, 2018 — Oral Health America (OHA) recently welcomed Liz Kelly, Corporate Development Manager, and David Martin, Program Fellow, as esteemed staff members.
David Martin, left, and Liz Kelly, right,
smile in OHA's offices
Ms. Kelly is responsible for working with OHA’s corporate donors and sponsorships. She comes to OHA after a longtime career of selling corporate sponsorships and advertising campaigns at People and People.com, where she was Salesperson of the Year in 2012. During her time at People, Ms. Kelly established high level relationships and created corporate partnerships with major corporations. She also brings years of experience as a non-profit volunteer fundraiser, mostly notably for the Lincoln Park Zoo. Ms. Kelly has a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of Michigan.
As part of its commitment to the next generation of dental professionals, OHA offers a year-long Fellowship to help those pursuing advanced degrees in dentistry, public health or dental hygiene to develop leadership skills in communications, research, strategic planning and financial management by spearheading an oral health program. The 2018-2019 Fellow, Mr. Martin, will work across both the Wisdom Tooth Project® and Smiles Across America® programs. Originally from Odenton, Maryland, he recently graduated from Hampton University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and is currently applying to dental school.
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ABOUT ORAL HEALTH AMERICA
Oral Health America’s mission is to change lives by connecting communities with resources to drive access to care, increase health literacy and advocate for policies that improve overall health through better oral health for all Americans, especially those most vulnerable. Through Smiles Across America®, which serves 501,000 children annually, the Wisdom Tooth Project®, which reaches hundreds of thousands of older adults annually, and the Campaign for Oral Health Equity, which prioritizes oral health alongside other chronic diseases, OHA helps Americans of all ages have a healthy mouth and understand the importance of oral health for overall health. For more information about Oral Health America, please visit oralhealthamerica.org.
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