Optical Women's Association Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Instagram

Membership Application

Become a member TODAY!

Individual membership fees are $125.00 US. If more than one person from your organization is a member of Optical Women's Association, the membership fee is $95.00 US per member.

Click here if you prefer to pay by check or PO, or if you prefer to submit your application by mail / fax.

Important Note: If you are / were already an OWA member, please click here to renew.

Required fields are in bold red.

If you have questions, feel free to contact our Executive Director, Dave Beebe, at , or phone him at 972.233.9107 x203.

Membership Rates

  • 1-Year Individual Membership: $125.00 US
  • 1-Year Company Membership: $95.00 US per person
    This option requires that at least 2 members from your company are OWA members. If you are the only one to join / renew, you will be invoiced for the balance.
  • 1-Year Student Membership: $55.00 US
Personal Information
CAPTCHA Challenge:  Get a new challenge
Write the characters in the image above.

Membership Rate:
First Name:
Last Name:
Friendly Name:
Title / Position:
Company Name:
Web Address:
Email Address:
Work Phone:
Work Fax:
Home Phone:
Mobile Phone:
Address 1:
Address 2:
State / Province:
Zip / Postal Code:
Regional Preference: East
Referred By:
Please let us know if someone referred you so that we can be sure to thank them.


Social Networking Information

Help other OWA members connect with you via LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter.

LinkedIn: LinkedIn

When you are logged into LinkedIn, go to your public profile page and look for "your current URL". Copy and paste that here.

Facebook: Facebook

When you are logged into Facebook, click on your own name in the navigation to view your own profile. Copy and paste the URL for that page here.

Twitter: Twitter

Just give us your Twitter username. This is whatever follows the @ symbol. For instance, @opticalwomen.


Member Information
Contact Type:
Other Contact Type:
(Required if you selected Other)
Industry Type:
Other Industry Type:
(Required if you selected Other)
Held Current Position Since:
In Optical Industry Since:
Brief Job Description:
Other Professional
Organization Memberships:
(Please limit to your top three)
Career Path:
(Please list from 3 to 5
previous positions or work
experience you've had
along the way)
Committee Interest: Program
Digital Marketing
OWA Board Interest:


Areas of Expertise

Please check all of your personal "Areas of Expertise" so that OWA Members can tap you for advice or support.

Professional Growth: Mentoring / Career Coaching
Communicating with Confidence
Meeting Planning
Public Relations / Media Relations
Management / Leadership Skills
Staffing & Staff Dismissal: Techniques and Legal Guidelines
Project Management
Strategic Planning
Human Resource Issues Management
Managing Conflict
Sales Techniques
Profit Building for Your Business / Practice
New Business Start-up
Managing Change
Measuring Customer Satisfaction
Dealing with Difficult Customers / Employees / Boss
Other Professional
Growth Expertise:
Personal Growth: Organization Skills / Eliminating Clutter
Stress Management
Building Healthy Relationships
Time Management
Motivation / Inspiration
Leading a Balanced Life
Image & Identity Building
Single Parenting for the Career Woman
Other Personal
Growth Expertise:
Platinum Sponsors
Essilor Laboratories Luxottica Marchon Safilo Group VSP Global

Gold Sponsors
Europa Jobson Optical Group Marco Ophthalmic Equipment Mondottica MyEyeDr
National Vision Oliver Peoples PentaVision Vision Source
VisionWeb Vision Expo WestGroupe Zeiss

Silver Sponsors
Clear Vision CooperVision Costa Inspecs USA Inspecs USA
L'Amy Group New York Eye Shamir Silhouette Tura Eyewear
Vision Council of America Vision West Walman Zyloware

Friends of OWA
Charmant GPN Hilco Hoya Seiko Jeanie Premium Products Ocuco Santinelli Vivid