All Fellows, Candidate for Fellowship, and Optometry Residents residing in the State of Illinois are eligible for membership.
Benefits of Membership
- Free quality, local continuing education programs (2 events per year)
- Camaraderie among Illinois Fellows
- Support student travel fellowships for the annual meeting
- Promote the Mission of the Academy
To be able to provide our members with these benefits, the Illinois Chapter collects membership dues. Please visit our PayPal account to pay your annual membership dues ($45). Optometry Residents are afforded free membership.
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President – Heather McLeod, OD, FAAO
President-Elect – Sonal Pandya, OD, FAAO
Secretary – Olivia Steinberg, OD, FAAO
Treasurer – Katie Foreman, OD, FAAO
Immediate Past President – Lauren Ristin, OD, FAAO
Trustee – Victoria Butcko, OD, FAAO
Trustee – Helen Gabriel, OD, FAAO
Trustee – Jamie Hogan, OD, FAAO
Trustee – Michelle Lee, OD, FAAO
Trustee – John Gialousakis, OD, FAAO