John Foley has taken over as chairman of the National Association of Dental Plans.

Foley is vice president of group dental at Guardian Life Insurance Company of America, New York.

Foley succeeds Jon Seltenheim, an executive at United Concordia Companies Inc., Harrisburg, Pa., according to the NADP, Dallas.

The NADP represents dental plans that provide dental coverage for 132 million of the 163 million Americans with dental benefits.