Meet the forward-thinking team behind the industry’s best dental professionals

DCA is built and maintained by experienced clinical and operational leaders who are driven by a shared commitment to ensure dentistry is practiced with honesty, integrity, and compassion while ensuring superior standards of care.

  • Jerry Rhodes

    Chief Executive Officer

  • Jeffrey Koziel


  • Don Gallo, DMD

    Chief Clinical Officer

  • Dr. Sarah Balaster

    Chief Dental Officer for Specialty and Hygiene

  • Russell Allen

    Chief Financial Officer

  • David Pegg

    Chief Growth Officer

  • Christine Heald

    Chief Development Officer

  • James Nick

    Chief Revenue Officer

  • Chris Scott

    Chief Information Officer & Chief Information Security Officer

  • Erika Williams

    Chief Talent Officer

  • Joseph Eckerle

    North Division Vice President

  • Shawna Eury

    South Division Vice President

  • Nicole Lipp

    Virginia Division Vice President

  • Eduardo Laventman

    Pediatrics & Orthodontics Division Vice President

  • BJ Bolka

    Central Division Vice President

Executive advisors

  • Mitch Olan

    Board Member

  • Craig Abramowitz, DDS

    Board Member

  • David P. Nichols

    Board Member

Partner dentists