ASCO Student Affairs Officers


In alphabetical order by State/Territory of optometric institution

Dr. Gerald Simon
Director of Student Affairs
University of Alabama-Birmingham
School of Optometry

James Walter
Director of Admissions
Midwestern University
Arizona College of Optometry

Dr. Jane Ann Munroe
Assistant Dean of Admissions

Southern California College of Optometry at
Marshall B. Ketchum University

Dr. Carmen Barnhardt
VP of Student Affairs
Southern California College of Optometry at
Marshall B. Ketchum University

Sharon Joyce
Assistant Dean for Admissions, Student Affairs, and Career Services
University of California-Berkeley
School of Optometry

Marie Anderson
Director of Admissions
Western University of Health Sciences
College of Optometry

Dr. Michael Bacigalupi

Assistant Dean for Student Affairs
NOVA Southeastern University
College of Optometry

Dr. Mark Colip
VP Student, Alumni & College Development
Illinois College of Optometry

Dr. Maryke Neiberg
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Chicago College of Optometry
Midwestern University

Cindy Vance
Director of Student Administration
Indiana University
School of Optometry

Dr. Roya Attar
Assistant Dean of Student Affairs and Professional Relations
University of Pikeville
Kentucky College of Optometry

Jessica Blank
Associate Director of Admissions
MCPHS University
School of Optometry

Barbara McGinley
Associate Dean of Students
New England College of Optometry

Dr. David Damari
Michigan College of Optometry
at Ferris State University

Nicholas Palisch
Director of Student Affairs
University of Missouri St. Louis
College of Optometry

New York
Dr. Gui Albieri
VP for Student Affairs
State University of New York State
College of Optometry

Jennifer Bennett
Director of Student Affairs
Ohio State University
College of Optometry

Sandy Medearis
Director of Optometric Student and Alumni Affairs
Northeastern State University
Oklahoma College of Optometry

Andrea Lybarger
Assistant Director of Graduate Admissions
Pacific University
College of Optometry

Dr. James Caldwell

Dean of Student Affairs
Pennsylvania College of Optometry
at Salus University

Puerto Rico
Dr. Iris Cabello
Dean of Student Affairs
Inter American University
of Puetro Rico College of Optometry

Joe Hauser
VP Student Services
Southern College of Optometry

Lyle Tate
Admissions Program Manager
University of Houston
College of Optometry

Kristine Benne
Director of Student Affairs
University of the Incarnate Word
Rosenberg School of Optometry


Paige Pence (ASCO Staff)
Director, Student and Residency Affairs
Association of Schools and Colleges
of Optometry