Peter A. DuBois, executive director of the California Dental Association, will be the guest speaker at the 2020 commencement ceremony for the UCSF School of Dentistry, June 8 at Herbst Theatre.
DuBois was named CDA executive director in 2003; he also serves as chief executive officer of the CDA's holding company. A graduate of Amherst College and Harvard Law School, DuBois is a leader in state and national public policy and advocacy. In 2017, 2018 and 2019, he was recognized as one of the top 32 most influential leaders in the dental profession by Incisal Edge.
Under DuBois' leadership, the CDA has grown to be a politically and fiscally strong and reputable organization that supports the profession of dentistry, provides excellent member benefits to 27,000 member dentists, and advocates for the oral health and well-being of the public.