Smiles Change Lives (SCL), Kansas City, Mo, has announced its 2012 board of directors. The 2012 SCL board includes Virginia L. Brown, founder of SCL; Thomas C. Brown, son of Virginia Brown and chairman of the SCL board of directors; and Kelly Toombs, DDS, all who have been with SCL since its inception.


New members of the board include Frank Egan, DDS; Jess Kane, DMD; Stephen Litton, DDS; Perry Brown, MBA, a managing director and private banker at Citibank; Reuben Paulsen, CPA, Energy Financial Services; Sally Smith, the founder and president of Smith & Associates Inc; Phyllis Nolan, MBA, a community volunteer; and Susan Schmelzer, PhD, community a volunteer. 

SCL provides affordable orthodontic treatment for children, ages 10 to 18, from low-income families.