After an 11-month search, the American Dental Association, Chicago, hired Kathleen O’Loughlin, DMD, as its new executive director and chief operating officer. She becomes the first female executive director in ADA’s 150-year history.
O’Loughlin, who starts June 1, joins from United Healthcare, where she was chief dental officer. From 2002 to 2007 O’Loughlin was president and chief executive officer at Delta Dental of Massachusetts.
O’Loughlin replaces James Bramson as executiv