AO Florida Convention Highlights

 

 

AO is pleased to provide the highlights from its 2017 International Convention in Florida:

 

2018 Fraternity Board of Directors

President

Steve

Marsh

Cleveland

President-Elect

Steve

Spitz

Boston

Secretary

Gail

Schupak

New York

Treasurer

Alan

Moltz

Illinois

Communications Officer

Ivan

Moldauer

South Florida

Immediate Past International President

Mervyn

Druian

London

PIP Advisor

Michael

Spektor

Seattle

U.S. Regional Director

Michael

Gertsen

South Florida

Canadian Regional Director

Jack

Bottner

London, Ontario

Canadian Regional Director

Blanca

Zimmerman

Toronto

Young Alumni Director

Michael

Friedman

Atlanta

International Regional Director

Eldad

Helft

Tel Aviv

International Regional Director

Philippe

Levy

Strasbourg

International Student Representative

Daniel

Adelpour

USC

International Student Representative

Jiten

Solanki

Nova

Member-At-Large

Keith

Drayer

Henry Schein

U.S. Foundation Chair

Allen

Ressler

South Florida

 

 

2017 AO Award Recipients
Amid Ismail                 Achievement Medal Award

Michael Stern              Meritorious Service Award

Marc Gross                  Certificate of Merit Award

Andy Lasky                  Certificate of Merit Award

Dan Perkins                 Honorary Membership

David Rosenthal          Honorary Membership

 

Student Awards

Most Innovative Community Service Event (Dental Related) Award

Sponsored by The Marsh Family (Steve and Wendy, David and Kathy, Murry and Marilyn Waldman, Joanne Nurumberg, Z”LL) in memory of Dr. Sam and Helen Marsh.

Presented to the chapter that uses creativity to raise funds for a charitable cause.

WINNER:  Nova

 

Most Innovative Community Service (Non-Dental Related) Award

Sponsored by the Alpha Omega Washington, D.C. Alumni Chapter

Presented to the chapter that uses creativity to raise funds for a charitable cause.

WINNER:  Boston University

 

Outstanding Chapter President Award

Sponsored by the AO Illinois Alumni Chapter

Presented to the individual whose leadership directed the chapter in one or more of these suggested areas:  increased membership, offered more social events, and/or organized charitable initiatives.

WINNER:  Judy Naziri, USC

Honorable Mention:  Mati Sela, Hebrew University Chapter

Honorable Mention:  Joshua Kohan, Nova 

Honorable Mention:  Brianna Devito, UCSF

 

Most Improved Chapter Award

Sponsored by the AO New York Alumni Chapter

Presented to the chapter whose recruiting efforts have significantly increased membership in the 2016-17 dues year.  The increase is relative to the 2015-16 chapter size.

WINNER:  Nova

 

Advocate Award

Presented to the student chapter faculty advisor who provides continual and positive support to the AO student chapter.
WINNER:  Leon Unterman, USC

 

 

International Conventions

2018 International Convention in New Orleans, LA

2019 International Convention in Los Angeles, CA