ADMI is a privately owned Dental Support Organization that provides operational business support, marketing and dental laboratory services to independently owned branded dental practices, doing business as Aspen Dental. As a member of the company’s Executive Leadership Team, Sue Decker, Sr. Vice President-Human Resources, has led strategic HR initiatives at ADMI since 2000.
During Sue’s tenure, the Aspen Dental branded practice network has grown from 23 practices with $30M in revenue, doing business in three states, to 570 practices in 34 US states with annual revenues of $1.2B.
Sue and her team oversee all HR related activities including compensation, benefits, performance and talent management, engagement and employee relations, talent acquisition, field HR and employment practices liability.
In 2000, Sue joined ADMI to design and develop the company’s Human Resources department. Along the way, she managed several large project roll-outs for the company, including the opening of the company’s denture fabrication lab and the company’s hygiene services programs. She moved to the Field Operations team in 2002 to support practice operations, returning to HR in 2004. Sue was named Vice President in 2006 and Sr. Vice President in 2015.
Sue’s career started in the hospitality industry; working in both HR and operations with privately owned and franchised hotel groups. Prior to joining ADMI, Sue was Director-Human Resources for Davis Vision, a privately owned, vertically integrated vision services provider. She led the HR function for multiple facets of the company, including insurance and managed care divisions, a customer service / computer systems campus, and the company’s retail stores throughout the northeast.
Sue holds a Bachelor’s degree from Russell Sage College. She resides in Liverpool, NY.