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The State Board of Optometry regulates the practice of optometry in Colorado. The Board does not regulate eye clinics or opticians.
Board activities include licensing optometrists, investigating complaints against optometrists and the unlicensed practice of optometry, and enforcing disciplinary actions against violators of the Optometric Practice Act and Board Rules.
The Board is made up of seven members: five licensed optometrists and two public members.
Kerry Jarvis, OD, PresidentTerm Expires: April 15, 2020 (1st term)
Donna Chen Ellinger, OD, Vice PresidentTerm Expires: April 15, 2020 (1st term)
William Waldman, OD, Board MemberTerm Expires: April 15, 2018 (1st term)
Heather Zambrano, Public Member
Term Expires: April 15, 2021 (2nd term)
Benjamin M. Collins, OD, Board Member
Term Expires: April 15, 2021 (1st term)
Penny Lonergan, Public MemberTerm Expires: April 15, 2020 (2nd term)
Zen Mayhugh - Program Director
Keota Nelson - Program Manager
Jody Haskins, Assistant Attorney General - Attorney for the Board
Meetings and rulemaking hearings are normally held at 1560 Broadway, Denver, Colorado. For specific dates, times and locations, please refer to the calendar below. Please note that meeting dates are subject to change and/or cancellation. If you need minutes from previous meetings not listed below, please contact the program at email@example.com.
Emergency Meeting Minutes
Special Meeting Minutes
Professional and Consumer General FAQs
State Board of Optometry Calendar