The role of a Director is to serve as an advocate for board certification and support the core values of ABGD by being knowledgeable about and supporting the vision, mission and strategic plan of ABGD and by advancing the oral health of all patients and the specialty of comprehensive general dentistry for dental professionals and their patients.

To learn more about ABGD’s mission statement, vision and core values, click here.

The Board of Directors is comprised of nine (9) Directors and is a three-year commitment.


Eligible candidates for Director of the ABGD must meet the following minimal qualifications at the time of application:

Have a record of volunteer activity for the ABGD as evidenced by one (1) or more of the following:

Nominations Form & Supporting Documentation

The following documents are required to be considered by the ABGD Nominating Committee to the ABGD Board of Directors:

Note: Annual registration and CE hours must be current. Applications must be received by August 31st in order to be considered for the subsequent year.

The ABGD Nominating Committee will make recommendations to the ABGD Board of Directors. The Board of Directors follow the guidelines set forth in the ABGD Constitution and Bylaws for each pending vacancy on the ABGD Board. Each November, nominations are presented and elections are held at the American Board of General Dentistry Fall Business Meeting. New Board Directors begin their term September 1 of the following year.

Send the completed application and other supporting documents to:

American Board of General Dentistry
490 Indian Rocks Rd N., Suite A
Belleair Bluffs, FL 33770

Voice: 561-809-5491

Director, American Board of General Dentistry “Job” description

Application for Nomination to the ABGD Board of Directors

Current ABGD Board of Directors