Nominations will be accepted from the POA's local societies, committees, and Board of Directors.
|2017||Richard Christoph, O.D.||For his dedication to the Executive Search Committee|
|2016||Edward Brajdic, O.D.||For his time and effort working with Senator Kim Ward|
|2015||Denise Wilcox, O.D.
Marianne Boltz, O.D., F.A.A.O.
Andrew Bloschichak, M.D.
|For years of service on PA State Board of Optometry
Outstanding job in making 2014 "The Year of the Child"
For his dedication to optometry
|2014||Robert Owens, O.D., F.A.A.O.
Daniel Russell, O.D.
|Years of dedication to motorist vision issues
Outstanding service to help defeat HB 1188 and HB 838
|2013||Robert A. Ginsburg, O.D.
Greg A. Caldwell, O.D., F.A.A.O.
|Outstanding Lifetime Service; Appreciation for Service as POA Photographer
Outstanding POPAC Fundraising
|2012||Paul Freeman, O.D.||Outstanding service to Optometry: Journal of the American Optometric Association|
|2011||Robert P. Bittel, Jr., O.D., F.A.A.O.||Outstanding service to the POA Board of Directors, POPAC and the Legislative Affairs Committee|
|2008||Todd J. Pierzchala, O.D.
David R. McPhillips, O.D.
|Efforts on Student Membership Task Force, Development of PCO Quizbowl|
|2004||John Andren, O.D.
Gerald Kempner, O.D.
|Outstanding service to the Eye Care Benefits Committee
Long & Dedicated service as a leader on the Board of Directors and in the committee structure
Service to POA, 10 years (staff)
|2002||Mark B. Boas, O.D.||Tireless commitment to PA’s school nurses|
|2001||James S. Spangler, O.D.||KWH Campaign and dedication to pediatric issues|
|2000||Douglas J. Villella, O.D.||Community Service on behalf of the visual welfare of the Public|
|1999||Mark Boas, O.D.
Joseph Gackenbach, O.D.
|Presenting Documentation Guidelines Seminars
Presenting Documentation Guidelines Seminars