Dental Alumni Association

AlumniThe mission of the Marquette University Dental Alumni Association to provide support for the School of Dentistry and its alumni and to create an environment in which they can work more effectively to serve the dental profession and the community.

The goals of the association are:

• To serve as a liaison and improve communication between the School of Dentistry and its alumni.

• To foster positive relationships among faculty/administration, alumni, students, professional organizations and friends of the school.

• To organize alumni events and projects that may be academic, community service, social and/or spiritual in nature.

• To help the School of Dentistry and Marquette University with fundraising activities.

• To promote the School of Dentistry in the general community and to state and local government.

For more information on upcoming events, please call (414) 288-3093.

Events this year


MUSOD Class Reunions - Classes ending in 3s/8s

Date: Saturday, September 23, 2023

Location: Alumni Memorial Union, Marquette Campus

Time: Class Reception 5:30 p.m., Dinner 7:00 p.m.

Mark your calendar, call your classmates, and make plans to attend

Please call (414) 288-3093 if you have not received any reunion announcements or with any questions.


School of Dentistry Alumni National Awards Conferral

Date: Friday, April 21, 2023

Time: Reception: 5:00 p.m., Conferral: 6:00 p.m.

Location: Alumni Memorial Union

Distinguished Alumnus in Dentistry Award: 

Donald J. DeNucci, D.D.S., M.S., Dent ’70

Outstanding Dental Service Award:                                                      John L. Scheels, D.D.S., Dent ’75

Young Alumna of the Year Award:

Sarah H. Blair, D.D.S., Dent ’13



MUSOD Land Tour to Scotland

Date: June 4-11, 2023

Join Marquette University School of Dentistry and Cruise and Travel Partners for a blend of travel, leisure, and education throughout beautiful Scotland.

This multi-disciplinary CE experience includes:

"A Review of Key Topics in Medicine and Pharmacotherapeutics for the Practicing Dentist" by Dr. Joseph Best

"Endo Nuggets" by Dr. Joseph deGuzman

"Dental Implants Over the Last 30 Years" by Dr. Joseph Schmidt

"Round Table Discussion Regarding Treatment Planning for Implants" by Drs. Best, deGuzman, & Schmidt


For more information contact

Jodi Murphy

Cruise and Travel Partners

Phone: 610-420-9364




Board Roster

Ellie Ott
D.D.S. '16 


Vice President

M. Sandra Casper
D.D.S. '86 

Immediate Past President
Lysette Brueggeman
D.D.S. '90


Susan Angel Meinerz
D.D.S. ‘13

Jay Banez 
D.D.S. ‘16 

Shane Connor
D.D.S. '09


Mary Karkow
D.D.S. '92

Kyle Menne 
D.D.S. '11 

Alex Schwab
D.D.S. '13

School of Dentistry Representatives

William K. Lobb
D.D.S., M.S.
Marquette University School of Dentistry
1801 W. Wisconsin Ave. Room 304
P.O. Box 1881
Milwaukee, WI 53201-1881
(414) 288-7485
(414) 288-3586 (fax)


Dan O'Brien
Director of Development, Dentistry & Education
Marquette University School of Dentistry
1801 W. Wisconsin Ave. 
P.O. Box 1881
Milwaukee, WI 53201-1881
(414) 902-0907 (cell)


Carol Connors Trecek
Arts ‘86, Grad '91
Director of CE and Alumni Relations
Marquette University School of Dentistry
1801 W. Wisconsin Ave. Room 192
P.O. Box 1881
Milwaukee, WI 53201-1881
(414) 288-3093
(414) 288-8354 (fax)