Dr. Peter E. Dawson - Friend and Mentor to Great Lakes

Dr. Peter E. Dawson
Leader.  Visionary.  Friend.

The Great Lakes family extends our heartfelt sympathies to the family of Dr. Peter Dawson, our longtime friend, partner, and mentor. Dr. Dawson and the Dawson Academy have played such a significant role in the growth of restorative dentistry and the growth of Great Lakes. Throughout our partnership of over thirty years, we have been honored to be a part of Dr. Dawson’s mission to teach the complex principles of occlusion to thousands of dental professionals. And we take great pride in sharing Dr. Dawson’s unwavering belief in professional excellence and his commitment to a work-life balance of family, faith, and friendship. 

Jim Kunkemoeller, Great Lakes President and CEO said, “Pete has been a long-time friend to Great Lakes, starting with our founder Peter Breads and continuing with our many years participating in Dawson Academy events. We are sincerely grateful for the opportunity to have worked with Pete and will continue to honor his legacy as one of the most influential clinicians and teachers in our profession.”