Change Agents

The Collective’s Change Agents, doctors of optometry from every U.S. state and the District of Columbia, will lead the profession in delivering myopia control efforts to patients and advocate for long-term community and policy change that facilitates the mission of the Collective. Change Agents will be part of a movement to shift our nation’s approach to childhood myopia.

Selected Change Agents will have unique access to tools, resources and training to advance your myopia care efforts in your community and amplify advances in care through the profession and advocacy efforts. Change Agents will:

  • Take part in a first-of-its-kind interactive educational workshop that combines the didactic, clinical and practice management elements of myopia management with the skills necessary to proactively engage in legislative and community advocacy
  • Be provided with the support to bring the learnings back into your practices and communities
  • Be showcased so that the entire profession can learn and benefit from your experiences.

Congratulations to the 2024 Myopia Collective Change Agents!

ALABAMA
Wells
Valencia Wells, O.D.
Birmingham, AL
Morris Avenue Eyecare
ALASKA
Bixby-DuBois
Sarah Bixby-DuBois, O.D.
Juneau, AK
Alaska Vision Center
ARIZONA
Yath
Thuy Yath, O.D.
Anthem, AZ
Better Vision Eyecare
ARKANSAS
Dinwiddie
Jessica Dinwiddie, O.D.
Fayetteville, AR
The Exclusive Eye
CALIFORNIA
Chan
Selena Chan, O.D.
San Francisco, CA
Pacific Rims Optometry
CALIFORNIA
Kohan
Nicole Kohan, O.D.
Claremont, CA
Claremont Optometry
CALIFORNIA
Liu
Maria Liu, O.D.
Berkeley, CA
UC Berkeley School of Optometry
COLORADO
DeMoss
Jean DeMoss, O.D.
Lakewood, CO
Foothills Vision Center
CONNECTICUT
Canaan
Jennifer Stewart, O.D.
New Canaan, CT
Look New Canaan
DELAWARE
Hartman
Rachel Hartman, O.D.
Rehoboth Beach, DE
Ocean eye Care
FLORIDA
Mason
Austin Mason, O.D.
St. Petersburg, FL
Mason Eye Clinic
FLORIDA
Ramsey
Adam Ramsey, O.D.
Palm Beach Gardens, FL
Socialite Vision
FLORIDA
Tamkins
Susanna Tamkins, O.D.
Miami, FL
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute
GEORGIA
Mixon
Shundale Mixon, O.D.
Suwanee, GA
Gwinnett Pediatric & Adult Eye Center
GEORGIA
Noorani
Cynthia Noorani, O.D.
Atlanta, GA
Atlanta Eye Group
HAWAII
Kim
Lori Ann Kim, O.D.
Kamuela, HI
Hoku'ula Eyecare
IDAHO
Gibbons
Timothy "Scott" Gibbons, O.D.
Nampa, ID
Eyecare Associates of Nampa
ILLINOIS
Ramsey
Stephanie Lyons, O.D.
Chicago, IL
Lyons Family Eye Care
ILLINOIS
McHugh Glab
Caitlyn McHugh Glab, O.D.
Iverness, IL
Focused Eye Care
ILLINOIS
Tran
Raphaella Tran, O.D.
Deerfield, IL
North Suburban Vision Consultants
INDIANA
Schuetz
Katherine Schuetz, O.D.
Carmel, IN
Little Eyes
IOWA
Lancaster
Zach Lancaster, O.D.
Le Mars, IA
Le Mars EyeCare
KANSAS
Hartigan
Carrie Hartigan, O.D.
Lake Quivira, KS
Ridgeview Eye Care
KENTUCKY
Munson
Karoline Munson, O.D.
Frankfort, KY
Dr. Black's Eye Associates
LOUISIANA
Hair
Lea Hair, O.D.
Baton Rouge, LA
Achord Eye Clinic
MAINE
Tobyne
Anne Tobyne, O.D.
Farmingdale, ME
Smart Eye Care
MASSACHUSETTS
Gaan
Sabrina Gaan, O.D.
Plainville, MA
Eyes on Plainville
MASSACHUSETTS
Huang
Rae Huang, O.D.
Boston, MA
Preventative Eye Care
MICHIGAN
Hayden
Marla Hayden, O.D.
Milford, MI
Heinsight Eyecare
MINNESOTA
Holland
Joelle Holland, O.D.
Carver, MN
Complete Eye Care of Medina
MISSISSIPPI
May
Kristopher May, O.D.
Coldwater, MS
Coldwater Vision Care
MISSOURI
Byrd
Jacqueline Byrd, O.D.
Columbia, MO
Missouri Eye Consultants
NEBRASKA
Peter
Kyle Peter, O.D.
Nebraska City, NE
Lifetime Vision Center
NEW HAMPSHIRE
Griffin
Erica Griffin, O.D.
Lisbon, NH
Littleton Eye Care Center
NEW JERSEY
Rosato
Trinae Rosato, O.D.
Alpha, NJ
Rosato Eye Care
NEW MEXICO
Martinez
Tiffany Martinez, O.D.
Albuquerque, NM
Eyes of NM Family Optometry
NEW YORK
Kanevsky
Viola Kanevsky, O.D.
New York, NY
Acuity NYC
NEW YORK
Leach
Shelby Leach, O.D.
New York, NY
SUNY College of Optometry
NEW YORK
Raymondi
Damaris Raymondi, O.D.
New York, NY
Sur Eye Care
NEVADA
Ogden
Troy Ogden, O.D.
Reno, NV
Downtown Vision
NORTH CAROLINA
Lyerly
Jennifer Lyerly, O.D.
Raleigh, NC
TrueVision Eye Care
NORTH CAROLINA
Lyerly
Kimberly Orr, O.D.
Greensboro, NC
Triad Eye Associates
NORTH DAKOTA
Stremick
Liza Stremick, O.D.
Minot, ND
Eyes on Burdick
OHIO
Chonko
Laura Chonko, O.D.
Avon, OH
Paul D. Simmons, OD, Inc.
OHIO
Foster
Shane Foster, O.D.
Athens, OH
Athens Eye Care
OKLAHOMA
Gee
Carson Gee, O.D.
Stillwater, OK
Cockrell Eyecare Center
OREGON
Ozuna
Laura Ozuna, O.D.
Woodburn, OR
Canby Eyecare
PENNSYLVANIA
Homa-Palladino
Marie Homa-Palladino, O.D.
Newton Square, PA
Medical Optometry America
PENNSYLVANIA
Verna
Rebecca Verna, O.D.
Philadelphia, PA
Modern Optometry
RHODE ISLAND
Sampalis
Maria Sampalis, O.D.
Cranston, RI
Sampalis Eye Care
SOUTH CAROLINA
Palmer
Jessica Palmer, O.D.
Summerville, SC
Ocean Eye
SOUTH DAKOTA
Houdek
Sarah Houdek, O.D.
Rapid City, SD
Drs. Tucker-Kudrna-Holec-Young Eyecare Centre
TENNESSEE
Bodack
Marie Bodack, O.D.
Memphis, TN
Southern College of Optometry
TEXAS
Kazmi
Aamena Kazmi, O.D.
Bellaire, TX
Bellaire Family Eye Care
TEXAS
Mann
Chandler Mann, O.D.
San Antonio, TX
Stone Oak Vision Source
TEXAS
Patel
Kumar Patel, O.D.
Flower Mound, TX
PersonalEyes Vision Care
TEXAS
Shen Lee
Bridgitte Shen Lee, O.D.
Houston, TX
Vision Optique
UTAH
Smith
Joseph (Aaron) Smith, O.D.
St. George, UT
Stone Canyon Eye Care
VERMONT
Hawryluk
Andrea Hawryluk, O.D.
White River Junction, VT
Junction Eye Center
VIRGINIA
Douroudian
Tina Douroudian, O.D.
Sterling, VA
Arlington Loudon Pediatric Ophthalmology
VIRGINIA
Guth
Kelsey Guth, O.D.
Williamsburg, VA
Colonial Eye Care
WASHINGTON
Katoozi
Nikita Katoozi, O.D.
Chelan, WA
Vision Source of Chelan
WASHINGTON
Lee
Minha Lee, O.D.
Bellevue, WA
Vision Plus Crossroads
WASHINGTON, D.C.
Rosenblatt
Michael Rosenblatt, O.D.
Washington, D.C.
Washington Eye Doctors
WEST VIRGINIA
Hamric
Jordan Hamric, O.D.
Morgantown, WV
Spectrum Optical
WISCONSIN
Kwon
Michelle Kwon, O.D.
Hartford, WI
Optimal Vision Health
WISCONSIN
Pollock
Maya Pollock, O.D.
Appleton, WI
Vision Source
WYOMING
Munsell
Joseph Munsell, O.D.
Cheyenne, WY
Cheyenne Vision Clinic
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