Board of Directors

Our mission: to Prevent Blindness and Preserve Sight



Paul G. Howes
Independent Director
Inotek Pharmaceuticals


James E. Anderson
Howe, Anderson & Steyer, P.C.

Sandra S. Block, OD, MEd
Illinois College of Optometry

Jeff Castillo
Divisional Vice President, Americas
Abbott Medical Optics

Steve Corman
Water World

Mike Daley
Optical Labs Division Liaison
The Vision Council

Patricia L. Davis, MD
Progressive Eye Care

Torrey Van Antwerp DeKeyser
Executive Director
The EyeSight Foundation of Alabama

Rick Elias
Senior Vice President
Optical & Specialty Materials
Transitions Optical (PPG Industries)

Julian Gangolli
Corporate Vice President & President, North America

Brette McClellan
VP, Government Relations Health Policy
Alcon, a Novartis Company

Brad McCorkle
Local Eye Site

Kathy McGinnis

Richard P. Mills, MD, MPH

Cynthia Owsley, PhD, MSPH
School of Medicine
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Callahan Eye Hospital

Michael R. Pender, Jr., CPA
Cavanaugh & Company

Mary Blankenship Pointer
Senior Vice President
UMB Bank

Kate Renwick-Espinosa
Global Chief Marketing Officer

Richard Sanchez
President & CEO

James Shyer
Chief Operating Officer
Zyloware Eyewear

Kurt Zoller


CEO Association President

Debbie Goss
President & CEO
Prevent Blindness Texas


Hugh R. Parry
President and CEO
Prevent Blindness America