2018 Advisory Board

About our Advisory Board (former known as the Scientific Advisory Board – SAB) consists of 14 surgeons and eye care professionals who meet annually to advise our Directors in support of the Foundation’s programs.

AB photo at RHEM 2018Our 2018 Advisory Board pictured at the Grand Wailea at the RHEM 2018 Meeting.  
Top (L-R):  Dr. Prem Subramanian, Dr. Kent Small, Dr. Darrell Williams, Chief of the AB, Dr. Chris Tortora; BOD President, Dr. John Corboy, Dr. Susan Ruyle.
Bottom (L-R):  Dr. Bill Hewak, Dr. Helen Wu, Dr. Audrey Rostov, Candace Simerson and Tracy Kenniff.  (Missing from the photo:  Ellen Troyer).
Since this photo, we have three (3) new Advisory board members that have joined us!  Welcome to Clyde Bell, CPA, the CEO of Cincinnati Eye Institute in Ohio, Karen Bachman, COE, COMT, ROUB, CCRC, OCS, of St. George Eye Center and Utah and Dr. Ray Glendrange, MD, of Riverside Eye Specialists in California.

2018 AB Members

Candace S. Simerson – Chief, Advisory Board
iCandy Consulting, LLC
Minnesota Eye Consultants
Bloomington, Minnesota

Karen S. Bachman, COE, COMT, ROUB, CCRC, OCS
St. George Eye Center
St. George, Utah

Clyde Bell, CPA/CEO
Cincinnati Eye Institute
Cincinnati, Ohio

Sharon M. Brown, COT, COE
Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston
Boston, Massachusetts

Ray R. Glendrange, M.D.
Riverside Eye Specialists
Riverside, California

William (Bill) Hewak, M.D., MPH
East-West Center Asia Pacific Leadership Program Fellow
Stoney Creek, Ontario

Tracy J. Kenniff, MBA, OCS
Eye and Lasik Center
Greenfield, Massachusetts

Kristine R. Lindgren, MA, PMP
St. Paul Eye Clinic
Woodbury, Minnesota

Susan Ruyle, M.D.
Twin Harbors Eye Center
Aberdeen, Washington

Kent Small, M.D.
Kent W. Small, M.D. Macula & Retina Institute
Glendale, California

Prem S. Subramanian, M.D.
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Aurora, Colorado

Audrey Talley Rostov, M.D.
Northwest Eye Surgeons
Seattle, Washington

Ellen Troyer, M.T., M.A.
Biosynrx, Inc
Colorado Springs, Colorado

Darrell P. Williams, M.D.
University of North Dakota School of Medicine
Trinity Health
Minot, North Dakota

Helen K. Wu, M.D.
Tufts University School of Medicine
New England Eye Center
Boston, Massachusetts