Jennifer Redding has been an Administrative Assistant in the DentaQuest Institute since 2010.  Jenn’s primary role is to provide administrative support to Mark Doherty as Executive Director of Safety Net Solutions, but she also supports the entire Safety Net Solutions team as needed

Ilya Okunev is a Senior Data Analyst with Analytics and Publication. In this role, he provides analytical, statistical and methodological support to the institute. Before joining the Analytics and Publication Group at DQI, he worked in the Business Analytics group under the direction of Hsing Min Sha. Over there, he led the development of successive new versions of the Fraud Waste and Abuse Model, helping to streamline the process by which the Fraud Prevention and Recovery Team identified suspicious billing patterns and wasteful practices.

Mr. Abelman is an Executive Vice President for DentaQuest and has been with the company since September, 2013. Prior to joining DentaQuest, he served in various roles, including Sr. Vice President & Deputy General Counsel at Tufts Health Plan, President of the Tufts Health Plan Foundation, Senior Counsel at Fidelity Investments and junior partner at Nutter, McLennen & Fish. From 1991 through 1996, Dave served as an Assistant United States Attorney in Boston, focusing on the prosecution of health care fraud and other white collar crimes.

A change agent with a proven track record, Alison brings a powerful combination of forward thinking digital acumen and traditional marketing expertise to DentaQuest’s brand and business-to-consumer strategies. Under Alison’s leadership, DentaQuest is elevating the customer experience through digital transformation and data-driven decision-making.

As a Project Manager, Avery’s responsibilities include assisting the AnP team with managing their many research projects through the research and publication process, providing analytical and drafting assistance, and coordinating presentations, lectures, and keynote addresses.

Dr. Hyewon Lee is a pediatric dentist and public health strategist focused on policies and programs for children and pregnant women. She led and co-led the development of multiple policy resolutions, including the Declaration on Access to Oral Health for Children published by the World Federation of Public Health Associations. Before joining the DentaQuest Institute through the DSSF, she served as a policy analyst at the Department of Health and Human Services of the United States, Health Resources, and Services Administration.