Women In Optometry regularly recognizes the accomplishments of women ODs in the profession and in their communities. Have you stepped into a new leadership role or recently won an award? Send us a note: MBijlefeld@jobson.com.
|Stephanie Woo, OD, FAAO, FSLS, was honored the Gas Permeable Lens Practitioner of the Year Award by the Gas Permeable Lens Institute (GPLI).|
|Christine Wiles Sindt, OD, FAAO, was honored the Creative Design and Process Award by the GPLI.|
The Optical Women’s Association (OWA) announced its 2022 OWA honorees:
|Jennifer Stewart, OD, Chief Vision Officer for Performance 20/20, was honored with the Emerging Leader Award.|
|Katie Lauver, Vice President of Business Relations for GPN Technologies, was also honored with the Emerging Leader Award.|
|Erinn Morgan, Editor-in-Chief and Editorial Director of Eyecare Business magazine, was honored with the Pleiades Award.|
|Laura Dorris, Executive Vice President and General Manager of Strategic Sales for HEA+PECAA, was honored with the
Two optometry students from the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s School of Optometry were elected leaders of the National Optometric Student Association.
|Kierra Goins, fourth-year optometry student, was elected recording secretary.|
|Daniele Ewert, third-year optometry student, was elected treasurer.|
|Darian Travis, third-year optometry student at University of Alabama at Birmingham’s School of Optometry was awarded the Dr. Will Kelley Memorial Scholarship.|
Congratulations to all honorees!