Our Dentist led team exists to improve the lives of dentists. With decades of experience in all aspects of dental offices, dental industry trends, non-clinical support services, team building, and management, the Star Dental Partners leadership and team are here for you.
Dr. Stephen Hill is a practicing dentist in Texas and has been practicing dentistry in Texas for over 15 years. Having lived and practiced in the Dallas and Houston areas, Dr. Hill stays connected with local dental trends in his attempt to aid in and improve the lives of dentists. Dr. Hill was born and raised in East Texas and has family members that have been in the dental industry for multiple decades. He graduated from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston School of Dentistry and Centenary College of Louisiana. Stephen has been married for more than 20 years and has two sons. In his free time, he is actively involved with the Boy Scouts of America, his church, and enjoys hunting and camping.
Leading experienced dentists in different states work closely with Dr. Stephen Hill as the Chief Dental Officer to provider dentist leadership, input, and direction to dentists that have partnered with Star Dental Partners. Non-clinical support services and the mission to improve the lives of dentists is driven and influenced by dentists who truly understand what dentists want. Dentists who truly understand what dentists want drive our mission to improve the lives of dentists and influence our non-clinical support services.
Chris has over 25 years of healthcare industry experience with several private equity backed high growth multi-site healthcare organizations. Prior to joining Star Dental Partners, Chris served in leadership positions with Concentra, Health Inventures (acquired by Surgical Care Affiliates), United Surgical Partners International (USPI) and Behavioral Innovations. His experience include, partnering with over 1,000 physicians and managing over 1,000 employees, $350 million of annual revenue and $120 million of annual EBITDA while executing both de novo and acquisition strategies. Chris graduated from the University of North Texas with a BBA and MS from the Toulouse School of Graduate Studies. Chris and his wife have been married for over 20 years and have two boys. Chris is passionate about building outstanding teams in the workplace and enjoys spending time with his family.
Scott has over 20 years of leadership experience and has spent the last 15 years helping grow healthcare organizations. Prior to joining Star Dental Partners, Scott led development at U.S. Dermatology Partners and helped grow the company to the largest physician dermatology group in the U.S. He also helped grow Coordinated Home Health Care and advised on numerous M&A transactions while at Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. Scott has worked with numerous private equity firms, over 400 physicians, and with companies with annual revenue of over $250 million. He served in the U.S. Army, including a deployment to Iraq, graduated from Southern Methodist University, and received his MBA from Columbia Business School. Scott and his wife live in Dallas, enjoy traveling, cooking, and spending time with their friends and family.
Jason has almost 20 years of multi-site healthcare experience in the healthcare industry, including with a number of private equity backed companies. Prior to Star Dental Partners, Jason served in accounting and finance leadership roles at Cornerstone Healthcare Group (an owner and operator of long-term acute care hospitals) and IntegracCare Home Health and Hospice (a provider of home nursing and hospice services). Jason is an Army veteran having served during Desert Storm and Desert Shield. He has a BA in accounting from Cameron University and is a licensed CPA. Jason has been married to his wife for over 20 years and has three beautiful daughters.
Todd has almost 30 years of Texas dental industry experience. Todd previously worked at Henry Schein where he helped his Texas customers with everything from providing supplies and equipment, to working as a consultant to help dentists manage expenses and overhead spending. Todd has enjoyed building and maintaining strong relationships within the dental community for decades. He graduated from Baylor University with a BBA. Todd has been married for almost 20 years with three kids, and he enjoys all types of outdoor sports and maintaining and working on his home.
Jeff has over 10 years of Texas small business building and investing experience, including with both privately held companies and publicly listed companies. Most recently Jeff worked as Director of Business Development at two different Texas based dental support organizations building and maintaining relationships to numerous practice owners. Previously, Jeff helped start and grow a Texas-based investment firm focused on investing in public companies. Jeff began his career working at a number of investment banks publishing equity research on publicly traded companies and graduated from Vanderbilt University with a BA in Economics.
Scott brings several years of healthcare business building and investing experience. He most recently worked as a healthcare growth company investor at TripleTree Capital Partners and previously worked in investment banking at Lazard. Scott holds an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and a BBA with a major in Finance from the University of Iowa.
Amelia has almost a decade of Texas dental industry experience, working for both large and small dental support organizations. Her prior experience includes opening and integrating over 20 De Novo dental offices across 12 states. Amelia has an MBA from UT Dallas and a BBA in management from UT Permian Basin. Amelia has been married to her husband, for almost 10 years and has 3 wonderful dogs. Amelia and her husband enjoy spending time on their small Texas cattle ranch and building awards in their free time.
Star Dental Partners’ board of directors includes leading dentists, doctors, clinical and business leaders of support organizations as well as Fortune 100 healthcare executives, and private and public company investors and family offices.