New Executive Director Announced for Chicago Dental Society


The Chicago Dental Society (CDS) Board of Directors has named Heather Nash, CMP, CAE, of Wilmette, Illinois, as the next Executive Director of the society. On June 1, 2023, Ms. Nash will succeed Randy Grove, who is retiring from the role after 33 years. A veteran in association management, Ms. Nash will lead the 14-member CDS staff and oversee management of the annual CDS Midwinter Meeting, one of the largest and most prominent scientific dental meetings in the country.

“With extensive work in membership, leadership, strategic planning and events, Ms. Nash’s experience will be invaluable in elevating our annual Midwinter Meeting and supporting the strategic goals of our organization,” said CDS President Dr. Michael Durbin. “We are excited that she has chosen to join the CDS team and are fortunate to have her.”

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