General Optometrist with special interests in cosmetic and therapeutic contact lenses.
- Practicing since 1975
- Bachelor of Science in Zoology from Michigan State University in East Lansing , Michigan
- Bachelor of Science in Visual Science from Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago
- Doctor of Optometry degree from Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago
- Staff Optometrist at the United States Army Hospital in Berlin, Germany from 1975-1979
- Received the Army Commendation Medal for work with American and German school children with vision-related problems
- Member of numerous local and state Optometric Associations