Who We Are

Leadership

The PA Coalition for Oral Health Board of Directors is comprised of elected officers and representatives from the oral health professions, colleges and universities, funding organizations, managed care, professional associations and state government agencies. The multi-disciplinary perspective of the PCOH’s Board opens the doors to innovation and collaborative partnerships.

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DEBORAH E. POLK, PhD

Board Chair
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ANN MARIE HEALY

Treasurer
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EVE KIMBALL, MD

Secretary
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Lisa Davis

Board Member
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Michael Halupa, DDS

Board Member
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Michael Mermigas, DDS

Board Member
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Joseph Mountain, DMD

Board Member
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AMY REQUA, MSN, CRNP

Board Member
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Jessica Rhodes

Board Member

Staff

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Helen Hawkey

Executive Director
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Merrilynn Marsh

Special Projects and Development Coordinator
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Amy Tice

Operations Assistant

Our Vision

Essential to overall health and wellness, optimal oral health benefits ALL Pennsylvanians. By bringing together oral health advocates and professionals to share the best and most innovative approaches, PCOH serves as the dynamic leading voice to improve oral health across the Commonwealth.

Our Mission

To improve oral health for all Pennsylvanians by uniting stakeholders to advance advocacy, policy, education and innovative approaches.

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