Agenda Items and Meeting Materials


Members of the Board

Action may be taken on any item listed on the agenda

Lillian Wang, O.D., President
Jeffrey Garcia, O.D., Vice President
Eunie Linden, J.D., Secretary
Stacy Hancock, Optician
Glenn Kawaguchi, O.D.
Mark Morodomi, J.D., Public Member
Joseph Pruitt, O.D.
Jonathon M. Ross, O.D.
Sandra D. Sims, J.D., Public Member
Donald Yoo, J.D., Public Member
Vacant Governor Appointee, Public Member
Shara Murphy, Executive Officer


Friday, August 26, 2022

Time: 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. or until completion of business



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  1. Call to Order / Roll Call and Establishment of a Quorum

  2. Public Comment for Items Not on the Agenda

    Note: The Board may not discuss or take action on any matter raised during this public comment section, except to decide whether to place the matter on the agenda of a future meeting [Government Code Sections 11125, 11125.7(a)].

  3. Department of Consumer Affairs Update
    1. Executive Office
    2. Budget Office
  4. Board President’s Report
    1. Formation of and Appointment to Committees
  5. Discussion and Possible Approval of Meeting Minutes
    1. March 11, 2022 Board Meeting
    2. May 20, 2022 Board Meeting
  6. Pursuant to CSBO 2021-2025 Strategic Plan, Goal 5 on Outreach: Presentation on Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging (DEIB) by Dr. Ruth Shoge, O.D. (Director of DEIB and Associate Clinical Professor, Herbert Wertheim School of Optometry & Vision Science at the University of California, Berkeley)

  7. Discussion and Possible Action to Amend Title 16, CCR, Section 1536, Optometry Continuing Education
    1. Attachment A
    2. Attachment B
  8. Discussion and Possible Action on Assembly Bill 2236 (Low) Optometry: Certification: Use of Anterior Segment Lasers and Performing Minor Procedures

  9. Executive Officer’s Report
    1. DCA Update to Statistical Reporting
    2. Enforcement Program
      1. Statistical Review, Fiscal Year 2021-2022
      2. Staff Update
    3. Examination and Licensing Programs
      1. Statistical Review, Fiscal Year 2021-2022
      2. Staff Update
      3. Update Regarding Processes for Class of 2022 Graduate Applicant Season
  10. Future Agenda Items

    1. The Board Will Meet in Closed Session for Discussion and Deliberation on Disciplinary Matters, Pursuant to Government Code §11126(c)(3)
    2. The Board Will Adjourn the Meeting

The mission of the California State Board of Optometry is to protect the health and safety of California consumers through licensing, registration, education, and regulation of the practice of Optometry and Opticianry.

Action may be taken on any item on the agenda. Items may be taken out of order for any reason including to accommodate speakers, for convenience, or to maintain a quorum. Meetings of the California State Board of Optometry and its committees are open to the public except when specifically noticed otherwise in accordance with the Bagley-Keene Open Meeting Act. Public comments will generally be taken on agenda items at the time the specific item is raised. Please respect time limits, which the Board President may request on an as-needed basis to accommodate all interested speakers and the full agenda.

The meeting is accessible to the disabled. To request disability-related accommodations, use the contact information below. Please submit your request at least five (5) business days before the meeting to help ensure the availability of the accommodation.

Contact Person: Kristina Eklund
2450 Del Paso Road, Suite 105
Sacramento, CA 95834