To contact any member of our staff, please feel free to download our phone list.

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 - Executive Vice President, Membership & Strategic Initiatives

Amy Applegate - Creative Director and Programs Coordinator

Hayley Rakus - Senior Communications Manager

Julia Moore - Membership Communications Manager

Michael Vitale - Vice President, Membership & Technical Affairs

Nathan Troxell - Director of Business Development & Special Projects

Steve Kodey - Senior Director of Industry Research Services

Alysse Henkel - Director of Research Data and Analytics

Melat Kassa - Research Analyst

Tibor Gross - Sunglass and Reader Division Liaison

David Pierson - Optical Retail Division Liaison

Eryn Quinn - Administrative Coordinator



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

Angela Harar - Senior Director of Trade Shows


Vision Health Alliance

Jane Balek - Executive Director 



Rick Van Arnam - Regulatory Affairs Counsel

Jim Anderson - General Counsel

Yardly Pollas-Kimble - Federal Affairs Counsel

Josh Finestone - Federal Affairs Counsel