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Executive Office

Ashley Mills - Chief Executive Officer


Finance and Operations

Brian Carroll - Chief Operating Officer/Chief Financial Officer

Manali Patel - Controller

Jose Navas - Staff Accountant

Lisa Wright - Database Manager

Chris Denby - Web Projects Specialist

Nabil Gharbieh – IT Counsel, Dataprise

Kathleen Sack – Human Resources Director


Marketing and Membership

Maureen Beddis - Vice President of Marketing and Membership

Amy Applegate - Creative Director

Hayley Rakus - Marketing and Communications Manager

Julia Moore - Marketing and Communications Coordinator

Michael Vitale - Senior Technical Director and Lab, Lens, and Lens Processing & Technology Division Liaison

Nathan Troxell - Director of Consumer and Market Insights

Steve Kodey - Senior Director of Industry Research

Jane Yang - Research Coordinator

Tibor Gross - Sunglass and Reader Division Liaison

David Pierson - Optical Retail Division Liaison



Mitch Barkley - Vice President of Trade Shows and Events, Eyewear & Accessories Division Liaison

Angela Harar - Senior Director of Trade Shows

Tarrence Lackran - Director of Partnerships and Programming

Olivia Krise - Senior Project Coordinator


Think About Your Eyes

Jane Balek - Executive Director 

Paul Horenkamp - Senior Marketing Manager

Eryn Quinn - Administrative Coordinator



Rick Van Arnam - Regulatory Affairs Counsel

Bill Applegate - Federal Affairs Counsel

Jim Anderson - General Counsel