GDA State Officers

Serving with President Doug Torbush of Conyers for 2014-15 are President Elect Tom Broderick of Savannah, Vice President Ben Jernigan of Atlanta, Secretary / Treasurer Jay Phillips of Tifton, and Editor David Bradberry of Marietta.

House of Delegates

The House of Delegates is supreme governing body of the Georgia Dental Association. Voting members are delegates or alternate delegates from each district dental society and a student representative from each dental school in the state. Non-voting members are the members of the Board of Trustees, the ADA Delegation Committee, the Parliamentarian, the Sergeant-at-Arms, and Speaker Emeritus.

GDA Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees is comprised of the five state officers, seven district presidents-elect, and seven district trustees. The Board has the authority to act for the House of Delegates and to conduct the business of the GDA in an official capacity during intervals between House meetings. Board actions shall be presented to the House for ratification at the session immediately following their enactment, provided a minimum of one week has passed. Matters requiring timely action, but exempt from presentation to the House due to the one-week notice, will be presented in resolution form by the President to the House. Actions of the Board may be affirmed or rejected by the House.