October 12, 2010
Dr. Calnon is ADA's new president-elect
|Dr. William R. Calnon. Photo by EZ Event Photography|
“You have given me a wonderful gift, and that is your confidence in me,” Dr. Calnon told the delegates after election results were disclosed. “I thank you for that, and I will not let you down.”
|Dr. Patricia L. Blanton. Photo by EZ Event Photography|
Dr. Calnon has served as 2nd District Trustee since 2006. He is a past member of both the Council on Dental Practice and the President’s Committee on Licensure Issues.
On the home front, he is a past president of the New York State Dental Association, the Seventh District Dental Society and the Monroe County Dental Society. He is a general dentist who received his dental degree in 1978 from the State University of New York at Buffalo.
Dr. Blanton is a past president of the Texas Dental Association, the Southwest Society of Periodontists, the Texas Society of Periodontists and the Dallas County Dental Society. She also has served as a delegate or alternate delegate to the ADA House.