2022 – 2023 Officers:
President:  Dr. Clio Samia-Lindenauer
President-Elect:  Dr. Nicholas Conley
Secretary: Dr. Tania Tran
Treasurer: Dr. Andrew Sholudko (thru 5/22)
Past-President: Dr. Daniel Brady

Committee Members(2 year terms)
Dr. Jennifer Chan (thru 5/24)
Dr. Jiwon Gwak (thru 5/24)
Dr. Matthew Lee (thru 5/24)
Dr. Ivy Lin (thru 5/24)
Dr. Tyler Rumple (thru 5/24)

WSDA Delegates:  Dr. Naghmeh Izadi (2023), Dr. Greg Fjeran (2023), and Dr. Michael Whelan (2023), Dr. Paul Yetter (2022), Dr. Nicholas Conley (2022), and Dr. Ami Mizutani (2025)

Clio Samia-Lindenauer - President Elect

PRESIDENT: Dr. Clio Samia-Lindenauer is a Portland native who learned about passion and dedication through competitive gymnastics. She moved to Vancouver B.C. and received her Bachelor of Science from the University of British Columbia, double majoring in Food Science and Nutritional Science. Continuing her West Coast tour, she attended dental school at the University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry in San Francisco. She then pursued post graduate education in Seattle, completing a General Practice Residency at the University of Washington and loved the area so much she decided to make it her permanent home. She strives to support her local community through volunteering with the Medical Relief International mobile dental clinic, and has served on the executive committee for the Snohomish County Dental Society since 2017. When she's not in the office, Dr. Samia likes to travel and enjoying outdoor activities. When she is sitting still you may find her and her boyfriend obsessing over their cat, Lucy, and dog, Felixxx, or cheering on the Vancouver Canucks and Everett Silvertips. Dr. Samia is already excited to support the Seattle Kraken in their debut season – except when they play the Canucks, of course.

Dan Brady - President

PAST-PRESIDENT: Dr. Daniel Brady has been practicing in Snohomish county as an oral surgeon since completing residency in 2011. Originally from Ogden, Utah, he completed his undergraduate degree from Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. He attended the University of Washington School of Dentistry. After graduation from dental school, he moved to Honolulu, Hawaii, for completion of a general practice residency at the Queen’s Medical Center. He completed his residency in oral and maxillofacial surgery in New Haven, Connecticut at the Hospital of St. Raphael/Yale New Haven Hospital. Dr. Brady, and his wife Heather, are the proud parents of four children, two girls and two boys. When he's not working, Dr. Brady enjoy spending time with his family, traveling, and participating in outdoor sports and activities.


Nicholas J. Conley - Secretary

PRESIDENT-ELECT: Dr. Nicholas Conley grew up in the small rural city of Walla Walla in southeastern Washington where he was first introduced to dentistry by his local dentist, Dr. James Parrish. Nick saw the field of dentistry as a unique blend of science, artistry and direct service to others that matched well with his skills and desire to impact the lives of those in need. As a student, Nick excelled in the classroom and on the field, and went on to the University of Idaho where he received his Bachelor of Science in Biology while walking on the Vandal football team as a wide receiver. After college, Nick moved to Seattle to attend the University of Washington School of Dentistry. With his strengths in attention to fine detail and compassionate, patient-centered care, Nick was selected to instruct first and second year students in operative and prosthodontic courses. Nick enjoyed the opportunity to guide training dentists and is currently active in the dental school’s mentor program and admissions program. Outside of dentistry, Nick spends his free time with his family and friends hiking the beautiful trails of the PNW, attending live music and Mariner’s games, traveling to new places and exploring new cuisines.

Andrew Sholudko Treasurer

TREASURER: Dr. Andrew Sholudko is the current Treasurer of the Snohomish County Dental Society. He grew up in Massachusetts and went to school at the University of Connecticut in the Combined Program in Dental Medicine. Dr. Sholudko graduated in 2013, moved to Everett, WA in 2014, and purchased Silver Lake Dental Care in Everett, WA in 2015. He has been on the Executive Committee of Snohomish County Dental Society and a delegate at WSDA HOD for 5 years. He has a wonderful 6 year old little boy named Asher and they spend their free time gardening, skiing, traveling, and playing music.

SECRETARY: Dr. Tania Tran is a general dentist in Marysville. She is a graduate of Stanford University with a bachelor’s degree in Human Biology and received her DMD degree from Oregon Health and Science University in 2015. Upon graduation, she joined a private practice in Bellevue as an associate dentist before purchasing her own practice in Marysville in 2017. In addition to being a member of the ADA, she is also a member of the Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. Tran and her husband reside in Lake Stevens and together enjoy the outdoors, traveling, and cooking for family and friends.
Jennifer Chan COMMITTEE

COMMITTEE MEMBER: Dr. Jennifer Chan is a graduate of Smith College with a bachelor's degree in biology.  She received her DMD from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in 2009.  She completed her AEGD residency with the Air Force and was stationed at Wright Patterson AFB in Ohio and Kadena Air Base in Okinawa, Japan.  After her career in the Air Force, she moved to Southern California and worked as an associate dentist in a private office and also helped out at local community dental clinics.  After moving to the pacific northwest, she and her husband purchased a practice in Lake Stevens in 2016.  In addition to the tripartite, Dr. Chan is also a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, and the National Network of Oral Health Access.  While she enjoys the challenges of owning an office, she continues to dedicate her time to local community clinics of Snohomish and King County and military reserve programs.  She and her husband have two young children.  As a family, they appreciate traveling, going out with friends, and Disney runs.  

Dr Gwak
COMMITTEE MEMBER: Dr. Jiwon Gwak received his education from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry and UCLA. He now practices at Snohomish Family Dentistry. He was raised in Brussels, Belgium, and Cape Town, South Africa. He returned to Korea to attend the Korea University School of Law. Dr. Jiwon found his calling in the field of dentistry where he could impact people’s lives. He always excelled in projects that required fine motor skills and manual dexterity since his youth and he feels the greatest joy when helping others in a tangible manner. Dr. Jiwon lives in Snohomish with his wonderful wife, an energetic 5 year old son, and a very needy and rather lazy Maltese. He loves to spend most of his spare time taking his son outdoors and to children’s museums. He also enjoys fly fishing with his wife and dabbling in photography and playing guitar. 
Photo of Dr. Matt Lee

COMMITTEE MEMBER: Dr. Matthew D. Lee  Dr. Lee is a native to the Pacific Northwest, growing up in the Mukilteo/Everett area his whole life. After graduating from Western Washington University with a BS in Biological Anthropology and a BA in Sociology, Dr. Lee went to Boston to complete his dental training at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. He then went on to complete an AEGD at the Winslow Indian Health Care Center in Winslow, AZ where he was able to work with the Navajo Native American population. Dr. Lee returned back to the Seattle area and works part time at Snohomish Modern Dentistry and at Custom Dental Care. During his free time, Dr. Lee loves trying new food spots, watching TV shows, and traveling. One thing on his bucket list is to visit all the US National Parks.

Photo of Dr. Ivy Lin

COMMITTEE MEMBER: Dr. Ivy F. Lin  Dr. Lin grew up in Montreal, Canada, where she also received her DMD from McGill University. She then went on to complete a GPR at University of Washington without the intention of staying in Seattle, but fell in love with the surrounding nature and the mild weather. Following her studies, she worked at the Community Health Centers of Snohomish County, served as clinical instructor at the university and volunteered as Deputy Dental Director at the Seattle/King-County Clinic. Pursuing a growing passion for public health, she then completed a MPH at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. She is now an Acting Assistant Professor in the GPR at University of Washington and continues to work in public health dentistry at Neighborcare Health. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, traveling, karaoke, and trying new restaurants.

Dr. Tyler Rumple Photo

COMMITTEE MEMBER: Dr. Tyler Rumple received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Pacific Lutheran University then attended the University of Washington, where he earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree.  He is a native of Smokey Point and attended Lakewood High School. Following dental school, Dr. Rumple served in the Navy, including two years as aboard the aircraft carrier USS John C Stennis (CVN-74).

Following his service in the Navy, he and his wife returned to the Snohomish County region to raise their children in the same area where they grew up. In his free time, Dr. Rumple stays busy with their two young children, Audrey and Evan, three dachshunds, one cat, and three horses. He enjoys hiking and camping and is an avid Seahawks and Mariners fan.

Dr. Rumple has vast experience in organized dentistry, serving on the ADA Council on Dental Education and Licensure, AGD New Dentist Committee, ASDA Vice President, and Delegate/Alternate Delegate for the ADA, AGD, and WSDA House of Delegates. In addition to SCDS/WSDA/ADA, Dr. Rumple is a member of the following associations: Academy of General Dentistry and the American Academy of Clear Aligners.

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Sandra Anderson, Executive Director
Snohomish County Dental Society
6204 4th Ave NW
Seattle, WA  98107
Phone:  (360) 419-7444    
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Website:  www.scdentists.org