September 2018

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WOA Board

Joe Maycock- President
Nate Edwards- President-Elect
Chris Jons-Treasurer
Jonathan Hartley-Secretary
Jeremy Nett- Director
Sam Hoffman-Director
Brandi Bilyeu- Past President

Happy Birthday!

New WOA Members

Tiffany Silvers
Joe Munsell
Derek Walton



Happy Birthday!

Happy Birthday!

Bonnie Kovacs- 1st
Chris Frazier- 3rd
Paul Gustafson- 20th

If you don't see your birthday listed please update your profile!

NROC Success

Thank you for your support of the change in location and format for NROC!  We heard a lot of positive feedback from attendees and vendors.  The WOA will be receiving a check for $20,000.  

We are planning next year's NROC.  Due to availability at the venues we will have the conference July 10-13, 2019.  

Optometry's Career Center

WOA members: Save up to 50% while reaching candidates nationwide

If you’ve been considering hiring a new doctor of optometry in your practice, it’s important to ensure that you’re using the most effective tools to maximize outreach to potential candidates.

Optometry’s Career Center, the official career center of the American Optometric Association, provides opportunities to reach candidates on a national scale. This nationwide approach expands your candidate pool, attracting those who may not live in Wyoming but are willing to move to your community for the right opportunity. 

Optometry’s Career Center offers WOA member discount pricing on all postings and posting enhancements, including the “Featured Job” promotion and the AOAExcel Career Spotlight e-newsletter, designed to promote your opportunity in Wyoming in front of more passive seekers. By posting on Optometry’s Career Center, you’ll also gain access to the free resume database allowing you to contact potential candidates directly. 

To start your candidate search today, visit

New WY GWCO Board Member

Wyoming has a new GWCO Board Member.  Thank you to Levi Porter for volunteering to represent WY at GWCO!

Thank you to Dan Perala for serving as the GWCO Board Member.  He is moving to the WY State Board of Examiners.
WOA Newsletter - September 2018