Board of Directors

The governing body of The Vision Council is the Board of Directors, which has authority, and is responsible for, establishing policy and the supervision, control, and direction of The Vision Council. All candidates must qualify for office through the provisions of the organizational bylaws.

Scott Shapiro, Europa Eyewear

Jamie Rosin, Rosin Eyecare

Ross Brownlee, Hilco Vision

Immediate Past Chair:
Karen Roberts, Carl Zeiss Vision

Directors at Large:
Thomas Burkhardt, Marchon Eyewear
Kate Doerksen
Ludo Ladreyt, EssilorLuxottica
Jerry Warner, CooperVision
Andrew Wong, MyEyeDr.

Voting Ex Officio Directors:
Matthew Coon, FGX International (Sunglass & Reader Division Chair)
Tom Schroeder, Schroeder Optical (Lab Division Chair)
Bruce Scott, Hoya Vision Care (Lens Division Chair)
Stephen Shanbaum, Ocuco (Lens Processing & Technology Division Chair)
Henry Greene, Ocutech (Low Vision Division Chair)
Steve Horowitz, Eyewear Designs (Eyewear & Accessories Division Chair)
Darren Horndasch, Wisconsin Vision (Optical Retail Division Chair)
Tyler Payne, IcareLabs (EOL Committee Chair)
Fredric Grethel, Optical Management Assoc. (Government & Regulatory Affairs Committee Chair)
Bidisha Rudra, Transitions Optical (Marketing & Communications Committee Chair)
Jennifer Derryberry, Zyloware Eyewear (Program Committee Chair)

Non-Voting Ex Officio Directors:
Jim Anderson, Howe Anderson & Styer
Ashley Mills, The Vision Council