Henry Schein announces that Keith Drayer has been promoted to vice president of Henry Schein Financial Services. In his new position, Drayer will have expanded global responsibilities for Henry Schein Financial Services and Henry Schein Professional Practice Transitions brands.

Drayer joined Henry Schein 13 years ago. He most recently served as director of Henry Schein Financial Services. In that role, he was responsible for sales, marketing, and operations for the business unit.

Drayer has served as guest lecturer at Kingsborough College and at the New York University College of Dentistry Continuing Education Program. He has authored financial articles and has been interviewed by various publications.

Drayer is the current chairman of the Council on Member Services and Programs, and past chairman of the Membership and Education Committees of the Dental Trade Alliance (DTA). He serves as board member and fundraising co-chair of the Dr. Edward B. Shils Entrepreneurial Education Fund and is also a board member of the Dental Volunteers for Israel. Drayer is a member of the Hispanic Dental Association Finance Committee and a corporate roundtable member of the Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity and the National Dental Association.

[Henry Schein, August 12, 2008]