Meeting Materials


Cyd Brandvein, President
David Turetsky, OD, Vice President
Rachel Michelin, Secretary
Madhu Chawla, OD
Martha Garcia, CLD, SLD
Glenn Kawaguchi, OD
Debra McIntyre, OD
Mark Morodomi
Maria Salazar Sperber
Lillian Wang, OD

Martha Garcia, CLD, SLD, Chair
William Kysella, Jr, Vice Chair
Adam Bentley, SLD
Kanchan Mattoo
Anna Watts, SLD

April 19, 2018
2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
(or until conclusion of business)

The Hiram W. Johnson State Building
San Diego Room A
455 Golden Gate Ave
San Francisco, CA 94102


  1. Call to Order/Roll Call
  2. Public Comment for Items Not on the Agenda
    Note: The committee 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 §11125, §11125.7(a)].
  3. Approval of Committee Minutes
    A. November 2, 2017
  4. Introduction of New Registered Dispensing Optician Committee Member
  5. Executive Officer’s Report
    A. Strategic Plan
    B. Outreach Campaign
    C. Occupational Analyses
    D. Enforcement Program
    E. Registration Program
  6. Update, Discussion and Possible Action Regarding National Examinations: American Board of Opticianry, National Contact Lens Examiners, and the National Optician’s Practical Examination
  7. Update, Discussion and Possible Action Regarding Draft Disciplinary Guidelines and Suggested Regulations; Recommendation to Full Board
  8. Future Agenda Items
  9. Adjournment

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.

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 Open Meeting Act. Public comments will be taken on agenda items at the time the specific item is raised. Time limitations will be determined by the Chairperson. The Committee may take action on any item listed on the agenda, unless listed as informational only. Agenda items may be taken out of order to accommodate speakers and to maintain a quorum.

NOTICE: The meeting is accessible to the physically disabled. A person who needs a disability-related accommodation or modification in order to participate in the meeting may make a request by contacting Rob Stephanopoulos at (916) 575-7185 or sending a written request to that person at the California State Board of Optometry, 2450 Del Paso Road, Suite 105, Sacramento, CA 95834. Providing your request at least five (5) business days before the meeting will help ensure availability of the requested accommodation.