Senior Advisor, Office of the CEO
Ralph Fuccillo serves as the Senior Advisor to DentaQuest CEO Steve Pollock. A seasoned leader in philanthropy, Mr. Fuccillo has a distinguished career in health and human services, education, and organizational development. An advocate for disease prevention and health promotion, his current work is focused on the singular mission of DentaQuest, “To Improve the Oral Health of All.” He is committed to reducing the burden of oral diseases and poor oral health through the combined resources and national reach of DentaQuest’s dental benefits and coverage models, philanthropic investments, and advances in dental care delivery.
Ralph also serves as Board Chair of the DentaQuest Institute, Board Chair of Road Scholar (Elderhostel), founding Board member of the U.S. National Oral Health Alliance, Board member of The Massachusetts Dental Society Foundation, and Trustee of Mount Ida College. He currently serves as Co-Chair of the U.S. HHS Region 1 Regional Health Equity Council. In 2012, Ralph was inducted into the Santa Fe Group, a unique group of internationally renowned scholars and leaders from business and the professions who are bound by a common interest to improve oral health and serve as catalysts of positive change.
Ralph is an advocate for health equity, community engagement, and the work of community health centers. He holds a Master’s degree from Fordham University and a Bachelor’s degree from University of Massachusetts, Boston.