Rep. Honda recognizes Dr. Summerhays
November 18, 2015
Washington — New ADA President Carol Gomez Summerhays is officially on the record — the Congressional Record.
Rep. Mike Honda
On Nov. 16, Rep. Mike Honda (D-Calif.) made a statement on the floor to be entered into the Congressional Record.
In the statement, Rep. Honda commended Dr. Summerhays for her 37 years of distinguished leadership, adding he is “proud to be a part of the Asian-American community.
“I rise today to offer her my most heartfelt congratulations for her exceptional achievements in the field of dentistry and her continued commitment to community service.”
Rep. Honda also noted that Dr. Summerhays is the Association’s first Filipina president which makes her election “a tremendous accomplishment for women and the Filipino-American community.
“It is my honor to commend Dr. Summerhays on a lifetime of service and commitment to the field of dentistry and community service.”