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Deborah Brown, DMD, MHA, FACHE

Chief Executive Officer

Dr. Brown joined MCDC as Chief Executive Officer in August 2018 with an extensive executive background in oral health, non-profit management, and Medicaid, as well as Medicare health insurance programs. She earned her Bachelor of Arts and Doctor of Dental Medicine degrees from Rutgers University School of Medicine, as well as a Masters of Healthcare Administration from Seton Hall University. She is board certified in Healthcare Administration with the American College of Healthcare Executives and in Healthcare Compliance with the Compliance Certification Board.

In addition, Dr. Brown  is a member of the Medicaid Medicare CHIP Services Dental Association. She served as Senior Director for Dental Services for WellCare Health Plans, a company that specializes exclusively in providing government-sponsored managed care services. She also served as the Chief Dental Officer for Dental Health Associates in Phillipsburg, NJ and  was Dental Director of the Ocean Health Initiatives, a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC), in Lakewood, NJ.