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To consult with Debbie Castagna, or to hear her speak, is to understand why she is one of the dental industry’s most successful and highly respected members. She is owner of Castagna Coaching, a company that provides practice management consulting. She co-authored the practical, results-oriented training materials The Doctor as CEO and The Ultimate Staff.
Debbie is founder of The Indispensable Consultant for instructing and mentoring other practice management consultants. She has been a featured presenter for the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, FDI World Congress, Thomas P Hinman, Chicago Midwinter and Greater New York Meetings, as well as state and local organizations.
Debbie has written articles for Dental Economics, Dental Tribune International, Dental Products Report, and the CDA Journal. Since 2005, Debbie has been recognized by Dentistry Today as a “Leader in Consulting”. She is a member and Past President of The Academy of Dental Management Consultants and a member of The National Speakers Association.
Corte Madera, California • Debbie@CastagnaCoaching.com
Kristen Barden is a seasoned Dental Practice Manager turned dental coach with over 20 years’ experience in the group dental industry. Her success is rooted in building quality relationships with stakeholders, continually pursuing the complexities of group dental practices and facilitating the responses to these changes in the marketplace. Along with speaking about this new frontier in the dental industry she advises teams about how to best prepare for practice transitions, managing multi-site teams and Leadership. Kristen is a Board Member of Peak to Peak Study Club and a life time member of AADOM.
Lakewood, Colorado • kristen@2kDentalCoaching.com
Kate is President of Willeford Group, CPA, PC, a firm that uses a very different, multi-disciplinary approach to accounting and profitability consulting. We are focused specifically on creating a substantial impact on the quality of life and income of select dentists.Working with over 500 dentists nationwide, our team is passionate about teaching both dentists and dental teams how to keep what they make, to increase profits and reduce taxes, while unlocking their numbers. Kate is the Vice President of the Academy of Dental CPAs, a member of the Academy of Dental Management Consultants, and the Speaking Consulting Network. She uses her expertise to coach clients, as well as contribute to journals, newsletters, and blogs, including Dental Economics, dentalpost.net, Dudley Spade Dental Realty, and others.
Roswell, GA - email@example.com
Mary Govoni brings over 40 years of experience in dentistry to the team. She is a Certified Dental Assistant, a Registered Dental Assistant (MI) and a Registered Dental Hygienist, with experience in general and specialty practices both clinically and as an administrator. Mary is a former dental assisting educator and was a partner in a successful dental staffing service. For the past 20 years, Mary has focused on speaking and consulting with dental teams on OSHA compliance, ergonomics, chairside efficiency and team communication and development.
Recently Mary has added HIPAA compliance and employment law compliance to her areas of expertise. Mary has published numerous articles in professional journals, such as RDH Magazine, The Dental Assistant, Dental Products Reports, and is featured monthly in Dental Economics. She is a life member and Past President of the American Dental Assistants Association, and serves on the ADAA Editorial Board as well as the Corporate Council for Dimensions of Dental Hygiene. Mary is also a consultant to the American Dental Association on Dental Practice (ADA) and a featured speaker on the Continuing Education and Lifelong Learning Seminar Series.
Okemos, Michigan • firstname.lastname@example.org
As CEO and owner of Janette Douglas, LLC, a dental consulting firm, Jan’s goal with every client is to create a smooth-running, efficient practice which leads to “Happy doctor, Happy staff, Happy patients!” Her 30-year career as a Practice Administrator inspired her passion to pass along her knowledge and expertise to implement systems that increase revenue and reduce stress.
As president of Oregon Dental Executives Association (ODEA) and a member of the Speaking Consulting Network (SCN), Jan has helped many practice managers in their drive to succeed by keeping members apprised of changes in the industry, along with cutting edge solutions and resources.
Kimberly has over 18 years of professional experience in the dental industry. She started her dental journey as an administrative assistant in general dentistry for 6 years before moving into specialty practice (Perio). Kimberly spent 11 years as the Practice Administrator for Implant & Periodontal Associates Northwest (Drs. Robert Gottlieb and Michael Cohen) leading both the Tri-Cities and Seattle locations. Kim also served as a Seattle Study Club Coordinator for those 11 years.
While working with the members of the study club, Kimberly realized her true passion was helping dentists run their businesses more efficiently. With a strong focus on policies, systems and HR implementation.
Kimberly joined Geri Gottlieb and GG Practice Coaching & Development in May of 2019 and is now a full-time coach.
Kimberly Bates, Washington • email@example.com