New dental services director hired

Dana Turner has joined the Health District as the new Dental Services Director. She will oversee the Health District’s 12-chair Family Dental Clinic, as well as a program that matches qualifying patients with volunteer community dentists.

Turner previously was the manager of dental services for Denver Health and oversaw five clinics before being recruited into human relations as an employee relations specialist. She has an undergraduate degree in social work and a master’s degree in health care administration/management, both from Colorado State University.