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Vision Monday 2008 - Optical's Most Influential Women


Check out this year's Vision Monday Most Influential Women in Optical list.

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Vision Monday 2008 - Optical's Most Influential Women

Executive Suite

Women who hold positions such as President, VP, CEO, CFO, CIO, or COO.

Giancarla Agnoli
Marchon Eyewear, Inc.

Cary Carlson
Costco Optical

Michelle Clark
The Kenmark Group

Dawn Friedkin
Classic Optical Laboratories, Inc.

Lisa Gear
Luxottica Retail

Lisa Howard, OD
Kentucky Optometric Association

Cindy Keil
Eye Care Associates

Benitha Mintz
Zyloware, Inc.

Dame Mary Perkins, DBE FBOA
Specsavers Optical Group

Andrea Saia
CIBA Vision

Linda Sauer
Advantica EyeCare

Aspasia Shappet

Mary P. Walker
Superior Optical Labs, Inc.

Rising Stars

Women who are up-and-comers in their careers and companies.

Maristella Brentani
Luxottica Group

Laura Dyer
Davis Vision

Lisa Fawcett
Bausch & Lomb

Darcy Kemp

Jennifer Ma
Hoya Vision Care, North America

Laurinda Mackenzie
UnitedHealthcare Specialty Benefits

Beverly Marquez
Essilor Laboratories of America

Eve Zartman-Ball
The Vision Council


Women who are team builders and developers of talent.

Lori Archer
UnitedHealthcare Specialty Benefits

Pam Benson-Gibson
Pech Optical

Judi Blondell
Marchon Eyewear, Inc.

Natasha D'Sa
EyeMed Vision Care

Jerry Ann Himes
Carl Zeiss Vision

Debra Lang
21st Century Optics

Sue Larson
Costco Optical

Debbie Roney
Aearo Technologies

Josephine Shallo-Hoffmann, PhD, FAAO
Nova Southeastern University

Vicky Sheppard
Vision Essentials by Kaiser Permanente Southern Calif.

Jean Simone
Charmant USA

Pat Stiles

Danne Ventura
Essilor of America


Women who have initiated new products, programs, or ideas marking success.

Ann Harrison
1-800-CONTACTS, Inc.

Patty Perreira
Barton Perreira

Gai Gherardi & Barbara McReynolds

Barbara Rhodes
CIBA Vision Corporation

Terri Wilson
VSP Vision Care

Bette Zaret
Transitions Optical

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