DR. DON MUIR, DMD, COMMUNITY ACTIVIST

dr don muirDr. Muir was born and raised in Southern California, he graduated from St. John Bosco High School in 1974, earned a B.S. in Chemistry from Cal State Long Beach in 1979 and earned his Doctorate of Medical Dentistry from Washington University, St Louis, MO, in 1985.

He met his wife Kathy while attending Cal State Long Beach. They have been married since 1983 and have two sons, Cory, 25, and Sean, 22, who are currently both college students.

Dr. Muir has always been service oriented and chose youth organizations to donate his time to while raising his sons. He has served as both a Tribe and Nation Chief for the Indian Guides of South Orange County. He was also the Scoutmaster of Boy Scout Troop 731. Under his guidance, more than 25 scouts earned the Eagle Rank, including both of his sons, which exceeded the national average. He then went on to serve as the District Eagle Advisor for several years.

For the past 8 years, Dr. Muir and his family have been involved with the Relay For Life of San Clemente, where he has been the Event Chair for the last three years. He is looking forward to working with the COA and helping fulfill their mission of providing San Clemente’s youth and young adults with options to live a healthy, sober lifestyle.