About OSDA

To be the authoritative voice of denturism in Oregon; to pursue advancement of the profession through education, communication amongst members, act as a liaison with external agencies; and encourage excellence in provision of denture services to all Oregonians.

  • To promote professional unity and advancement of denturism on the national level.
  • To represent the interests of members of both the Association and the profession to all levels of Government and the public.
  • To disseminate information that is of value and interest to Association members.
  • To encourage and facilitate standardization of education and examination.
  • To be proactive in the development of denturism in the United States and throughout the world.
  • To develop, promote and maintain standards of professional ethics for the denturist profession.

President – Heidi van Giffen
President Elect – Nels Hvass
Vice President – Teresa Eplett
Secretary/ Treasurer – Todd Young
Past President- Tad Burzynski
Administrative Assistant – Kathy Keyser


Board Members

Chris Chapman

John Cooper

Dave Dahl

Teresa Eplett

Ron Farris

Ken Holden

Joyce Johnson

Shawn Murray

Kevin Tatlock

Joe Vize

To view the OSDA bylaws, visit the Bylaws page...