Suzanne Clark York was named vice president of communications for ADSO, serving as a public advocate for DSOs and dental professionals.

The Association of Dental Support Organizations announced Suzanne Clark York as the new vice president of communications for ADSO.

In the role, York will serve as a public advocate for DSOs and affiliated dental professionals. 

She will also direct communications to help ensure the public and other stakeholders are aware of the benefits of the DSO model and the critical role that dentistry plays in overall health.

York has over 20 years of communications and marketing experience, developing campaigns across multiple industries and environments.

Before joining ADSO, Suzie worked as the managing director of member services, IT, and marketing at NTEA – The Association for the Work Truck Industry. She has also served in senior-level positions at Community Health Network and General Motors.

Suzie attended the University of Michigan-Dearborn, where she received a bachelor’s degree in corporate communication and sociology. She received a master’s degree in communications from Eastern Michigan University. 

“The ADSO plays a critical role in supporting DSOs through research, advocacy and education, so they can focus on what matters most: providing quality oral health care to their patients and enhancing access to dental care,” said York. “I’m honored to be part of the ADSO and am looking forward to helping patients, providers, and policymakers understand the many advantages of the DSO model.”

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