Champion Members

Michael Ackermann
VP, Neurostimulation
Allergan
Jacqueline S. Armani, OD, FAAO
Medical Science Liaison - Surgical
Alcon
Patti Barkey, COE
Director
Dry Eye University
Kim Bartels
VP
Vance Thompson Vision
Jan Beiting
Principal
Wordsmith Consulting
Clyde Bell
CEO
Cincinnati Eye Institute
Susan Benton
Senior Executive, Business Development
Shire Pharmaceuticals
Dr. John Berdahl
Claire Bonilla
CEO
SightLife
Laurie Brown, MBA, COMT, COE, CPC, OCS, OSA, OSC, CPSS
Senior Consultant
BSM Consulting
Joan Buccigrossi
Head, Global Diversity and Inclusion
Alcon
Welyn Bui
National Director, Medical Affairs
Aerie Pharmaceuticals
Grace Chang
Therapeutic Unit Expert, Global Senior Clinical Lead
Alcon
Catherine Clark
Senior Executive
Perrysburg Eye Center
Taryn Conway
Executive Director, Dry Eye Marketing
Allergan
Robert Dempsey, MBA
VP and Business Unit Head - Ophthalmics
Shire
Zachary Denning
Project Manager/Product Science Specialist
ScienceBased Health
Brad Fundingsland
President
The Fundingsland Group
Mark Gordon
Global Head, Regulatory Affairs
Alcon
Tiffany Haynes, COT
Global Director Medical Affairs
Johnson & Johnson
Kendra Hileman
Director, Head Clinical R&D
AMO
AnnMarie Hipsely (Dr.)
Founder & President
Ace Vision
Rahim Hirji
Director of Marketing
Omeros Corporation
Sondra Hoffman, COE, CPC, CMPE, LHRM
CEO
Florida Eye Clinic
Diane Houtman, OD, FAAO, MBA
VP Professional Relations
Advanced Vision Research - An Akorn Company
Rebecca Hussain
President
RHMM Inc.
Anish Kapur (Dr.)
Vice President of Sales & Marketing
iMedicWare Inc.
Tracy Kenniff, MBA, OCS
Practice Administrator
Eye & LASIK Center
Trudy Larkins
Executive Director
AECOS
Casey J. Lind
Chief Operating Officer
Presbia
Jaci Lindstrom
Consultant
Co-Founder/Past President: OWL | Council Member/Mayor Pro Tem: City of Minnetonka Beach
Marsha D. Link, PhD (Dr.)
Principal
Link Consulting
William J. Link, PhD (Dr.)
Managing Director / Manager
Versant Ventures / Flying L Partners
Eric Major
Vice President
Provident Healthcare Partners, LLC
Bindu Manne
Associate Director, Market Development
Shire
Abigail Markward
President
Amar Communications
Beth Ann Marsh
Sr. Director, Global Commercial Lead
Shire
Caren Mason
CEO, President and Director
STAAR Surgical
Jim Mazzo
Global President Ophthalmic Devices
Carl Zeiss Meditec, Inc.
Magda Michna
Vice President of Clinical Affairs
AcuFocus
Yari Mitchell
Vice President, Global Medical Affairs & Business Strategy
AcuFocus, Inc.
Constance Okeke, MD, MSCE
Glaucoma Specialist & Cataract Surgeon, Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology
Virginia Eye Consultants, Eastern Virginia Medical School
Michael Onuscheck
President & General Manager, Global Surgical Franchise
Alcon
Georgette Pascale
President
Pascale Communications
Craig Piso, PhD
President
Piso and Associates, LLC
Heather Ready, MBA
Senior Manager, Marketing, Surgical
Johnson & Johnson Vision
Audrey Talley Rostov, MD (Dr.)
Partner and Director of Cornea and Refractive Surgery / Global Medical Director
Northwest Eye Surgeons / SightLife
Joe Salchert
Executive Vice President of Live Project Development
Bryn Mawr Communications Group, LLC dba Avenue Live, LLC
Erin Schallhorn
Sr. Director, Medical Affairs & Professional Education
Carl Zeiss Meditec Inc.
Steven Schallhorn, MD
Chief Medical Officer
Carl Zeiss Meditec, Inc.
Allison Shuren
Partner
Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP
Candace Simerson
President/CEO
iCandy Consulting, LLC
Zachary Smith, MHSA, COE
Chief Operating Officer
Evergreen Eye Center
Sheryl Stevenson
Senior Managing Editor/Content Channel Manager
Ophthalmology Times
Savak Teymoorian, MD, MBA
Partner and Physician
Harvard Eye Associates
Amy Tezel (Dr.)
Global Head of Regulatory Affairs - Surgical Franchise
Alcon
Eugenia Thomas
Sr. Principal Clinical Scientist
Johnson & Johnson Vision
Catherine Truitt, PhD
Head, Search and Evaluation, Surgical
Alcon
Tracy Valorie
Vice President, Pharmaceutical Marketing
Bausch + Lomb
Maureen Varnon
Director of Marketing and Communications
ASCRS
John Vukich, MD
Clinical Adjunct Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Science
University of Wisconsin-Madison, School of Medicine
Brent Wilde
President
Minnesota Eye Consultants
Joanna Williams
COO
Lexitas Pharma Services, Inc.
Jared Young
VP of Marketing and Communications
CorneaGen