Dr. Bob Frazer Receives 1st Kathleen Uebel Leadership Award
During the 59th Annual Session of AADPA in Tucson, AZ, President Greg Cramm made the first "Kathleen Uebel Leadership Award in Grateful Recognition for Your Years of Outstanding Service, Visionary Guidance and Dedication to AADPA and Dentistry." Dr. Cramm recounted Bob's many contributions to the Academy having led the Academy in Applied Strategic Planning at least three times, serving as Chair of the Scientific Session in 1990, serving on the Board of Directors, being a speaker on the annual and Members Only programs a dozen or more times, serving as President in 1997 and for all the encouragement, guidance and support he's given to all the leaders of AADPA.
Bob was caught totally by surprise.In his acceptance remarks he gave credit to Past President Dick Klien, his sponsor Alan Markoff and numerous others, most especially to Executive Director Kathy Uebel, who was always there to support him in every endeavor. Noting how blessed AADPA is to have such a dedicated and talented Exec. Lastly he thanked wife Linda and his dental team who kept the home fires burning while he was away on AADPA business. He will cherish this award always since it was given by some of his most respected friends and colleagues - truly some of the finest people he knows in the profession. He is humbled by this honor.