CEO Roundtable 2020


Mommy Dentists in Business: CEO Roundtable 2020

Date: March 12-13, 2020
Time: 7:30am-5:00pm
Location: 1242 N Milwaukee Ave. Chicago, IL 60622

**This event is invite ONLY! If you are interested in attending the CEO Roundtable, please email for instructions on how to attend. Paid members only!**


Mommy Dentists in Business is excited to present the MDIB CEO Roundtable! The CEO Roundtable is an opportunity for like minded successful MDIB to share best practices that push their business over the edge. Topics will include real estate, internet security, profits, losses and controlling overhead, and more! This event is for paid members only with room for only 25 doctors.

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2018 W North Ave
Chicago, IL 60647

Phone: (872) 315-3050

The Robey is about a 5 minute drive or a 15 minute walk from the event location!


Event Speakers: 

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A little about Barbara Ellis Racic

Barbara Ellis-Racic, Senior Vice President of Corporate Real Estate Solutions, has over 25 years of experience negotiating complex real estate transactions in the asset classes of office, industrial and retail space. She joined Corporate Real Estate Solutions in 2001 to address an championing the interests of entities in the financial, healthcare, non-profit, and service and technology firm sectors in negotiations for leased and owned space. She has completed assignments for clients with unusual needs, including call centers, medical/dental space, showroom/workshop space, community based satellite offices, flex uses, and adaptive reuse such as studio spaces and retail converted to school uses. Barbara is active with Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW), The Breakfast Club, the ACA Business Club, the Small Business Advocacy Council, and Healthcare Practice Solutions. These organizations provide open forums for discussions that keep its members current on commercial industry trends. Ms. Ellis-Racic founded and chairs a networking group targeted towards the healthcare industry operating under the name Integrated Healthcare Alliance. In addition, she is active in non-profit organizations including Visceral Dance Chicago, the Orchestral Association of the Chicago Symphony, the Association of Fundraising Professionals- Chicago, and the Illinois MGMA, the Arts and Business Council and the Association of Consultants to Nonprofits. Ms. Ellis-Racic has served a Senior Instructor for SIOR (the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors), teaching designation level courses, and has appeared as a guest speaker for many industry groups, including The Chicago Dental Society, the Axelson Center for Nonprofit Management, the Rosalind Franklin School of Psychiatry, The Chicagoland MGMA, the Association of Accounting Administrators, and the Association of Legal Administrators.


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A little about Reese Harper 

President and CEO of Dentist Advisors, Reese Harper is a popular speaker at dental events and host of the Dentist Money™ Show podcast. He is a dental finance thought leader with a Masters in Finance along with CFP® (CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™), CLU®, and CHFC® designations. Reese designed a powerful service platform called Elements®, which is used by Dentist Advisors to help dentists across the country plan, invest, and retire better.


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A little about Victoria Peterson 

Victoria Peterson combines 30 years of dental entrepreneurial experience with a degree in Spiritual Studies to bring a refreshing approach to business. Victoria is the CEO & co-founder of Productive Dentist Academy, a four time recipient of Inc. 5000 fastest growing privately held companies. She has also been awarded 2013 Silver Stevie Female Entreprenuer of the Year. She is an advisor to Dental Entrepreneur Women (DeW) and on faculty with Dental Speakers Institute, and spends time each year in mission work in the Dominican Republic. Victoria can be reached: or 800-757-6077.


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A little about John Riley 

John provides marketing strategy development along with helping dentists find untapped profit in their dental practices all across the country. He has over seventeen years of experience working exclusively with high-end, fee-for-service dentists to develop marketing campaigns that work. Helping dentists find true fulfillment, more time off and financial freedom in their practices. With his extensive background in consumer behavioral and motivational strategies, John has a unique ability to discover the marketing tactics that will work best for your unique situation. His clients consider him a valuable partner and key member of their teams, citing advice that is often counter-intuitive, yet proven by success. John’s specialized education is extensive, including behavior management and consumer influence studies with Ziglar Training Systems and Tom Hopkins International.


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A little about Stephenie Goddard 

Stephenie Goddard is executive vice president at Glidewell Dental, an industry-leading provider of dental laboratory products and services. Stephenie strategically leads new
business development, sales, customer experience, human resources and learning and  development. Since joining Glidewell in 2006, Stephenie has advanced through the ranks from vice president of human resources to vice president of business operations to her current role on the executive management team.

Committed to grooming the next generation of leaders, Stephenie has engineered three highly effective company initiatives. Under her guidance, Glidewell established LEAD, High Potential and the Executive Leadership Programs, which have produced exceptional talent for the company at all levels by providing educational development, management tools and leadership principles to promising team members. Stephenie is equally passionate about elevating women and pioneered a 12-month program offered through Glidewell that launched in 2019 for women dentists nationwide to cultivate additional voices of influence for the industry. She has further built on the Guiding Leaders brand and will launch a 2-day leadership and dental CE summit in April 2020. Stephenie obtained a bachelor’s degree from California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo and a master’s degree in industrial / organizational psychology from San Jose State University.


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A little about Lee Painter

Lee is a Principal in the CLA Information Security Services Group. Lee has 18 years of experience in CyberSecurity and technology positions. As the Director of Threat Analysis/Network Forensics at Navy Cyber Defense Operations Command, Lee was responsible for the day to day protection and strategic vision for the defense of the world’s largest enterprise network. Transitioning to the private sector, Lee began working with Health Care organizations to improve their compliance and security posture through the proper implementation of internal controls. Serving large Health Systems, Academic Medical Centers and third-party vendors, Lee and his team have a deep understanding of clinical applications such as Epic, Cerner, AllScripts, and Point Click Care. Understanding those core clinical applications, as well as the supporting infrastructure and technologies that support patient care, allows the team to bring a comprehensive approach to the assessment of application level, system level, and organization level controls to validate the proper application of security controls.



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A little about Jennifer Pearce 

“Disrupting your status quo to create transformational team improvements!”
What a client said Jennifer Pearce did in his practice. Jennifer Pearce has been in dentistry 24 years- 18 years as a Practice Administrator and 4 as a Chief Operating Officer and Co-Owner of 2 dental practices with a dentist partner. She moved into coaching to help dentists and their teams love what they do and have a healthy synergy while doing it. Dentistry is rapidly changing and requires more diligence today to have a healthy balance. She would love to coach you and your team to love your practice, love your life!