About Dr. Mark Koday, DDS
Dr. Koday graduated from Indiana University School of Dentistry in 1978 and started as a Commissioned Officer with the U.S. Public Health Service. Dr. Koday was placed with Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic in Toppenish in 1986 as the organization’s dental director and has been with the organization since. He recently retired from the Corporate Dental Officer’s role but remains the director of the Northwest Dental Residency Program. Since his departure, the Washington State Dental Association elected Dr. Koday as one of its delegates to the American Dental Association.
Among his accolades includes the Lifetime Achievement Award in Migrant Health from the National Association of Community Health Centers in 2017. He has served on the Washington State Dental Quality Assurance Commission, the American Dental Association’s Council on Advocacy for Access and Prevention, the Dental Quality Alliance, and as a board member of the Washington State Dental Association.
Dr. Koday enjoys most outdoor activities including fishing and golf. He and his wife have two grown children.