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About the IAGD

The IAGD is a constituent of the Academy of General Dentistry. The Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) is a professional association of more than 35,000 general dentists dedicated to staying up-to-date in the profession through continuing education.

The Iowa Academy of General Dentistry (IAGD) is a non-profit professional association representing general dentists throughout the state of Iowa.

Our Mission

The purpose of the Iowa Academy of General Dentistry (IAGD) is to serve the needs and represent the interests of general dentists, to promote the oral health of the public, and to foster continued proficiency of general dentists through quality continuing dental education in order to better serve the public.

Meet the Leaders

The Iowa Academy of General Dentistry is led by a committed group of volunteer members who give their time, talents and efforts for the betterment of the organization.  The Iowa AGD Board of Directors are actively involved in providing leadership and direction for the IAGD.



Chadwick A. Johnson, DDS, FAGD
1225 Copper Creek Dr Ste K
Pleasant Hill, IA 50327-7091
Office Phone: 515.266.3700

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Dona W. Prince, DDS, MAGD
4220 Sergeant Rd Ste 100
Sioux City, IA 51106
Office Phone: 712.274.2228

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Vice President

Roberto A. Moreno, DDS, FAGD
1205 N Columbus St
West Liberty, IA 52776-9601
Office Phone: 319.627.2612

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Past President/PIO

Kelly M. Huston, DDS
1630 SW White Birch Circle
Ankeny, IA 50023
Office Phone: 319.610.3505

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At-Large Board Member

Richard D. Nelson, DDS
2430 Tech Dr Ste A
Bettendorf, IA 52722
Office Phone: 563.332.0415

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Membership/Student Membership Chair

Carol L. Moreno, DDS, MAGD, LLSR
1205 N Columbus St
West Liberty, IA 52776
Office Phone: 319.627.2153

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Co-Continuing Education Chair and MasterTrack Program Coordinator

Stephen J. Burds, DDS, FAGD
1540 High St Ste 201
Des Moines, IA 50309
Office Phone: 515.244.9565

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Legislative Comm. Chair

Stephen R. Thies, DDS
7506 Hickman Rd
Des Moines, IA 50324
Office Phone: 515.276.0202

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At-large Board Member

Patricia K. Meredith, DDS, MS, FAGD
N 203 Dental Science Building
Iowa City, IA 52240
Office Phone: 319.335.7114

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Mastertrack Chair

Debra K. Oldham, DDS, FAGD
702 W Main St
Anamosa, IA 52205
Office Phone: 319.462.2531

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Mark I. Malterud, DDS, MAGD
770 Mount Curve Blvd
Saint Paul, MN 55116
Office Phone: 651.699.2822

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Regional Director

Kevin C. Low, DDS
PO Box 468
246 Vincent Ave
Chappell, NE 69129
Office Phone: 308.874.2910

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At-Large Member

Chadwin J. Wagener, DDS, FAGD
340 SE Delaware Ave
Ankeny, IA 50021
Office Phone: 515.964.5482

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Ryan D. Hussong, DDS
1010 S 3rd St Ste 2A
Polk City, IA 50226
Office Phone: 515.984.6001

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Webmaster and Editor

Jon L. Hardinger, DDS, MAGD
1339 6th St SW
Mason City, IA 50401
Office Phone: 800.728.6172

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Continuing Education Chair, Program Provider, Approval Rep, MasterTrack Program Coordinator

Craig Driver, DDS, MAGD
3308 Kimball Ave
Waterloo, IA 50702
Office Phone: 319.232.6804

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Dental Care Comm. Chair

Philip N. Andersen, DDS
PO Box 278
Center Point, IA 52213
Office Phone: 319.849.1171

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Constitution & Bylaws Comm. Chair

John J. Arend, DDS, FAGD
206 3rd Ave NE
Independence, IA 50644
Office Phone: 319.334.3342

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At-large Board Member

Carlin C. Lawhead, DDS, FAGD
315 Sycamore St
Muscatine, IA 52761
Office Phone: 563.263.8034

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At-Large Member

Eric Recker, DDS, FAGD
2114 Washington Street
Pella, IA 50219
Office Phone: 641-628-1604

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Executive Director and Email Admin

Julie Berger
2244 Stockwell Street
Lincoln, NE 68502
Office Phone: 402.438.2321

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