Much time and dedication went into the development of the Drinks Destroy Teeth hands-on curriculum and supporting mobile app. The Indiana Dental Association extends its gratitude to the following individuals:

App Work Group

  • Connie Ables Rigsbee, PHD, Asst Professor of Education, Franklin College
  • Diane M. Buyer,D.D.S., Chair, Drinks Destroy Teeth
  • Lisa Conard, D.D.S., Lebanon
  • Kelsie Cuskaden, Education major, Franklin College
  • Becky Floetker, Riverside Intermediate School, Hamilton Southeastern, Math and Science
  • Aimee Jarvis, Danville Community School Corporation, kindergarten
  • Kate Slabosky, Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation, Science Grades 7 and 8
  • Maria Wagner, Blueridge Primary Elementary School, Grade 1


  • Renee Knight, Photographer, Franklin College
  • Emily Metheny, Franklin College 2015



  • Ian David Bossung, Florida State University
  • Maria Wagner, Blueridge Primary Elementary School, 1st Grade


  • James E. Jones, D.D.S., Professor and Chair, Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Riley Hospital for Children
  • Domenick Zero, D.D.S., Director, Oral Health Research Institute

IDA is also appreciative of the many sponsors and financial supporters of the Drinks Destroy Teeth program.