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WLC ADPAC awards

Awards presented during the May 13-15 Washington Leadership Conference in the nation's capital recognize grassroots activity by American Dental Political Action Committee dentists.

• Single state district with the highest ADPAC membership percentage, Illinois 39 percent, award accepted by Dr. Betsy Shapiro.

• Multi-state district with the highest membership percentage, 5th district, award accepted by Dr. James Russell Dumas.

• Single state with most money contributed to ADPAC, New York $141,000, award accepted by Dr. Steven Gounardes.

• Multi-state district with most money contributed to ADPAC, 16th district, award accepted by Dr. Bruce Hutchison.


Dr. Betsy Shapiro, ADPAC Board 8th district, accepts membership award from Dr. Matt Campbell (left), ADPAC membership committee chair, and Dr. Gordon Isbell and Dr. Loren Feldner, ADPAC co-chairs.

Dr. James Russell Dumas, Jr., ADPAC Board 5th district (3rd from left), accepts membership award from Dr. Matt Campbell (left), ADPAC membership committee chair, and Dr. Gordon Isbell and Dr. Loren Feldner, ADPAC co-chairs.

Dr. Steven Gounardes,  ADA 2nd District trustee (3rd from left), accepts contribution award for Dr. Richard F. Andolina, ADPAC Board 2nd district, from Dr. Matt Campbell, ADPAC membership committee chair, and Dr. Gordon Isbell and Dr. Loren Feldner, ADPAC co-chairs.

Dr. Bruce Hutchison, ADPAC Board 16th district (3rd from left), accepts contribution award from Dr. Matt Campbell (left), ADPAC membership committee chair, and Dr. Gordon Isbell and Dr. Loren Feldner, ADPAC co-chairs. Photos by Bill Geiger