CODA Staff | Commission on Dental Accreditation

CODA Staff and Contact Information

The following staff may be contacted for additional information about the Commission and its activities at 800.232.6108. Also, download staff biographical information (PDF) for more detail on CODA staff.

CODA Director
Dr. Sherin Tooks, director, x2940; contact Sherin

Operations
Ms. Marjorie Hooper, operations coordinator, x4653; contact Marjorie

Allied Dental Education
Ms. Jamie Asher Hernandez, manager, x4660; contact Jamie
Mr. Daniel Sloyan, senior project assistant, x2718; contact Daniel

  • Dental assisting education
  • Dental laboratory technology education

Open, contact Dr. Sherin Tooks, CODA director, x2721; contact Sherin
Mr. Daniel Sloyan, senior project assistant, x2718; contact Daniel

  • Dental hygiene education

Advanced Dental Education
Open, contact, Dr. Sherin Tooks, director and Ms. Peggy Soeldner, manager, x2714; contact Sherin: contact Peggy
Mr. Chris Castaneda, senior project assistant, x2669; contact Chris

  • Endodontics
  • Oral and maxillofacial surgery
  • Orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics
  • Periodontics

Ms. Kirsten Nadler, manager, x2672; contact Kirsten
Ms. Bridget Blackwood, senior project assistant, x4675; contact Bridget
Mr. Nick Brattoli, senior project assistant, x2713;contact Nick

  • Dental public health
  • Oral and maxillofacial pathology
  • Oral and maxillofacial radiology
  • Pediatric dentistry
  • Prosthodontics
  • Site visits

Ms. Peggy Soeldner, manager, x2788; contact Peggy
Ms. Bridget Blackwood, senior project assistant, x4675; contact Bridget

  • Advanced education in general dentistry
  • General practice residency
  • Dental anesthesiology
  • Oral medicine
  • Orofacial pain

Predoctoral Dental Education
Ms. Kelly Stapleton, manager, CODA director, x2721; contact Kelly
Mr. Nick Brattoli, senior project assistant, x2713; contact Nick

  • International Accreditation Program (contact office of CODA Director, see above)
  • Predoctoral dental education
  • Dental therapy

Communication and Technology Strategies
Open, manager, x2705

Site Visit Coordination
Ms. Sara Green, coordinator, x2675; contact Sara
Ms. Bernadette Molina, coordinator, x2668; contact Bernadette

Accredited Program Information
Telephone: U.S. 312.440.4653

Mailing Address:
Commission on Dental Accreditation
211 E. Chicago Ave.
Suite 1900
Chicago, Illinois 60611