Pat Bauer is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Heartland Dental. An integral member of the Heartland Dental family since its infancy, Patrick Bauer brings more than 35 years in dental and healthcare operations management to the company. As President and CEO, he is responsible for the oversight and management of all operations and day-to-day functions of Heartland Dental. Bauer possesses a passion for promoting both personal and professional growth that stretches beyond his daily duties. In his spare time, he is a certified instructor for the Advanced Achievement Leadership program with Dr. Gerald Bell at the University of North Carolina. Bauer is a graduate of Minnesota School of Business and attended Concordia College.