Current Board Members
|Pam Lamberson - President
|Sheila Harvey - Vice President
|Mike Wagner - Director
|Gene Mitchell - Director
Gene Mitchell, ABOC, NCLE, COT is from Springfield, Illinois. He is married with one son. He has held licenses in Ohio and Kentucky. He trained for a career as an Optician at Bausch and Lomb, American Optical, House of Vision and many Continuing Education Courses. Gene has served as president of the Association on two different occasions. He has been involved in the community for years serving as president of various organizations, Knights of Columbus, Lions Clubs, McHenry County Heart Association, Crimestoppers, Chamber of Commerce and served on the Zoning Board of Appeals. He helped develop the curriculum for the Dispensing Optician Associates Degree at McHenry County College in Crystal Lake, Illinois. Gene has a natural ability as an Optician, being able to solve fitting concerns to produce a pleased and happy patient. Gene believes that the future for Opticians is in a good strong education. One must continue to learn in order to produce what the consumer wants and needs.
|Marsha Slack,ABOC, NCLEC - Secretary
|BJ Poe - Director