J. GREGORY FORD, OD–President
Dr. Ford was installed as president in May, 2013 at the Annual Meeting in Grand Rapids, MI. As president, he oversees all officers and trustees. He practices at West Michigan EyeCare in Grand Rapids.
DAVID S. COOK, OD–Immediate Past-President
Dr. Cook served as president from 2012-2013. As immediate past-president, he serves as co-chair of the Local Districts Division and chair of Grassroots Optometry (GO!). Dr. Cook owns a private practice, Family Eyecare Associates, in Cadillac.
PAUL A. HODGE, OD, FAAO–President-Elect
Dr. Hodge co-chairs the Local District Division. Dr. Hodge is a partner in private practice with Allegan Eyecare in Allegan.
ELIZABETH M. BECKER, OD–Vice-President
Dr. Becker chairs the Advocacy Division, which includes the important Governmental Action and Legislative Committees. Dr. Becker practices at Walton and Becker Eyecare, PC in Oxford.
MATTHEW A. JOHNSON, OD–Secretary/Treasurer
Dr. Johnson chairs Meetings and Education Division, working closely with the Continuing Education and Annual Meeting Planning Committees to assist in the organization of the MOA’s educational seminars. Dr. Johnson is a low-vision optometrist at the Battle Creek VA Medical Center.
JENNIFER A. LINTZ, OD–Trustee
Dr. Lintz chairs the the Membership Division, helping to address MOA membership growth through the Recrtuiment & Retention Committee, and consumer education through the Public Relations Committee. Dr. Lintz practices at Grand Traverse Ophthalmology Clinic in Traverse City.
MARY E. MILLER, OD–Trustee
Dr. Miller chairs the Managed Care Division, overseeing the vital work done by the Medicare and Medicaid Committees, Third Party Committee and Health Information Technology Liaison. She founded Canadian Lakes Eyecare in Candian Lakes, Mich., where she is in private practice.
DIRK SCHROTENBOER, OD–Trustee
Dr. Schrotenboer chairs the Administrative Division. He founded Lakeshore Eyecare, PC, in Holland, where he is in private practice.
MARY PAT CHELSKY, OD–Trustee
Dr. Chelsky is in her first term on the Board of Trustees and chairs the Public Health Division. Dr. Chelsky practices at Verdier Eye Center in Grand Rapids.