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.

Karen Roberts, Carl Zeiss Vision

Scott Shapiro, Europa Eyewear

Dustin LaValley, Walman Optical

Immediate Past Chairman:
Ken Bradley, Eschenbach Optik of America

Ross Brownlee, Hilco
Tiffanie Burkhalter, VSP
Kevin Cross, Schneider
Sue Downes, MyEyeDr.
Rebecca Giefer, MODO
Fredric Grethel, Optical Management Associates
Sherianne James, Essilor of America
Jim McGrann, Healthy Eyes Advantage
Tim Swartz, FGX
Fabrizio Uguzzoni, Luxottica
Steve Wright, Safilo
Nicola Zotta, Marchon

Mike Daley, Essilor (EOL)
Renato Cappuccitti, Bajio (Sunglass & Reader Division Chair)
Swen Carlson, VSP Optics (Lab Division Chair)
Keith Cross, PPG Industries, Inc. (Lens Division Chair)
James Rosin, Rosin Eyecare (Optical Retail Division Chair)
Steven Schneider, Satisloh (Lens Processing & Technology Division Chair)
Richard Tapping, VFO (Low Vision Division Chair)
Vance Wright, Inspecs USA (Eyewear & Accessories Division Chair)

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

Staff Liaison:
Maureen Beddis, The Vision Council