Dennis M. Brtva, O.D.

Dennis M. Brtva, O.D.Trustee Candidate

Dennis M. Brtva, O.D., has filed for election to the American Optometric Association (AOA) Board of Trustees, and a referendum will be held at the 119th Annual AOA Congress & 46th Annual AOSA Conference: Optometry's Meeting® in June 2016.

Dr. Brtva currently serves on the AOA Membership Development Committee. He has served as a member of the AOA Meeting Executive Committee, as well as the Communications & Public Relations, Sergeant-at-Arms, VISION USA, and Credentialing committees. He is a legislative Keyperson for both AOA and Illinois Optometric Association (IOA), and an AOA member since 1984.

Dr. Brtva is past president of both the IOA and the Bloomington Regional Optometric Society, holding numerous roles and offices among the two. He was recognized as the IOA Keyperson of the Year in 2014.

A graduate of Illinois College of Optometry, Dr. Brtva has been active in his community, serving numerous civic and faith-based organizations.

Dr. Brtva owns and operates independent offices located within Lenscrafters in Bloomington, Illinois, and Peoria, Illinois.