About Us

Board of Directors


Donald L. Budenz, MD MPH

President

Donald L. Budenz, MD MPH
Term:
2020-2021

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
5151 Bioinformatics Cb 7040
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7040

Ronald L. Gross, MD

Treasurer

Ronald L. Gross, MD
Term:
2017-2021

Southern Eye Group
411 North Section St
Fairhope, AL 36532


Pratap Challa, MD

Member-at-Large

Pratap Challa, MD
Term:
2020-2022

Duke Eye Center
PO Box 3802
Durham, NC 27710

Joshua D. Stein, MD

Patient Care Committee Chair

Joshua D. Stein, MD
Term:
2018 - 2021

Kellogg Eye Center
100 Wall St
Ann Arbor, MI 48105-1986

Steven J. Gedde, MD

Education and Communication Committee Chair

Steven J. Gedde, MD
Term:
2018 - 2021

Bascom Palmer
900 NW 17th St
Miami, FL 33136-1134

Dale K. Heuer, MD

Past President

Dale K Heuer, MD
Term:
 2019-2020

Alan L Robin, MD

Executive Vice President

Alan L Robin, MD
Term:
 2019-2024

Ronald L. Fellman, MD

Vice President

Ronald L. Fellman, MD
Term:
2020-2021

Glaucoma Associates of Texas
10740 N Central Expressway
Suite 300
Dallas, TX 75231

Joann a Giaconi, MD

Councilor to the AAO

Joann a Giaconi, MD
Term:
2019-2022

 Jules Stein Eye Institute
100 Stein Plz Ste 2-118
Los Angeles, CA 90095-7065

Paula Anne Newman-Casey, MD

Member-at-Large

Paula Anne Newman-Casey, MD
Term:
2019-2021

Kellogg Eye Center
1000 Wall St
Ann Arbor, 48105-1986

Richard K. Lee, MD, PhD

Research Committee Chair

Richard K. Lee, MD, PhD
Term:
2019 - 2020

Bascom Palmer Eye Institute
900 NW 17th St
Miami, 33136-1134


Eydie Miller Ellis

Nominating Committee Chair

Eydie Miller-Ellis MD
Term:
 2020

Scheie Eye Institute
51 North 39th S
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Cynthia Mattox, MD

Past President

Cynthia Mattox, MD
Term:
 2017-2018


Leon W Herndon Jr, MD

Secretary

Leon W Herndon, Jr MD
Term: 2020-2022

Duke Eye Center
2351 Erwin Rd # Dumc3802
Durham, NC 27705

Joel S Schuman, MD

Member-at-Large

Joel S Schuman, MD
Term: 2019-2021

NYU Langone Medical Center, NYU School of Medicine
222 E 41st St Suite 463
New York, NY 10017


Davinder S Grover MD MPH

Member-at-Large

Davinder S Grover, MD, MPH
Term:
2020-2022

Glaucoma Associates of Texas
10740 N Central Expy Ste 300
Dallas, TX 75231


Pradeep Ramulu

Program Committee Chair

Pradeep Y Ramulu, MD, PHD
Term:
2020 - March 2022

Johns Hopkins Hospital
600 N Wolf Street
Baltimore, MD 21287

Kelly W. Muir, MD

Bylaws and Strategic Planning Committee Chair

Kelly W. Muir, MD
Term:
2018 - 2021

Duke University Eye Center
PO Box 3802
Durham, NC 27702-0001

Thasarat S Vajaranant, MD

Lead Ambassador

Thasarat S Vajaranant, MD
Term:
 2019-2021