Carole-Newport-colorThe American Board of Orthodontics (ABO) announced that Carole Newport (pictured) is the new executive director as of January 1, 2017. She succeeds Christine Eisenmayer, who served as executive secretary since 1999.

Newport has been with the ABO since 2012, serving as the operations manager. In this position, she handled legal transactions, marketing projects, exam administration, human resources, and finance. Newport has a bachelor’s degree in business management and a master’s degree in marketing.

Newport came to the ABO with 10 years of experience from the Raymond Management Company, where she served as a hotel general manager and director of sales. She is also a member of the American Society of Association Executives.

Eisenmayer will remain on staff part time to assist as needed and to support the transition.