The Arizona State Board of Dental Examiners is comprised of eleven members who are appointed by the Governor: six dentists, two dental hygienists and three public members.
Individuals are appointed to four year terms and may serve two consecutive terms. Interested parties may apply for appointment at www.azgovernor.gov/bc
. As a “90/10” agency, the Dental Board is funded through the collection of licensing fees. 90% of those revenues are deposited to the Dental Board Fund for appropriation by the Legislature toward fulfillment of the Board’s statutory mandates. The remaining 10% of the funds collected are deposited into the State’s General Fund for use as determined by the Legislature