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Oregon Board of Optometry

1500 Liberty Street SE, Suite 210
Salem OR 97302
Phone: (503)399-0662
Fax: (503)399-0705
email: cathy.boudreau@oregon.gov


The Board was established by the Oregon Legislature in 1905 as the Oregon State Board of Examiners in Optometry. The Board currently consists of four doctors of optometry licensed to practice in Oregon and one public member. Composition of the Board is contained in Chapter 683(ORS 683.010 to 683.990) of the Oregon Revised Statutes. The Board has promulgated administrative rules in Chapter 852(OAR 852-01 to 852-80).

The mission of the Oregon Board of Optometry is to protect the people of the State of Oregon from the dangers of unqualified and improper practice of optometry.


Optometrist   Robert A. Mans, OD, President
Doctor of Optometry
Board Member since 1/1/2009
Current Term: 1/1/2012 to 12/31/2014

P O Box 2398, Florence, OR 97439
FAX: (541)997-9439
email: ramod@hotmail.com
Optometrist   Jeffrey S. Pelson, OD, Vice-President
Doctor of Optometry
Board Member since 3/1/2010
Current Term: 3/1/2013 to 2/28/2016

1022 NW 6th Street
Grants Pass, OR 97526
Office: (541)476-4545
FAX: (541)479-5985
email: drp@eyecaregroup.net

Optometrist   Jessica A. Lynch, OD, OD
Doctor of Optometry
Board Member since 10/1/2010
Current Term: 10/1/2013 to 9/30/2016

7393 NE Butler Street
Hillsboro, OR 97124
Office: (503)640-2020
FAX: (503)640-1162
email: jessicalynchod@frontier.com

Optometrist   Molly S. Cardenal, OD
Doctor of Optometry
Board Member since 4/1/2013
Current Term: 4/1/2013 to 3/31/2016

3710 SW US Veterans Hospital Road
Portland, OR 97207
Office: c/o (503)399-0662
FAX: c/o (503)399-0705
email: molly.cardenal2@va.gov

Public Member   Public Member - Catherine C. Webber
Board Member since 6/1/2014
Current Term: 6/1/2014 to 5/31/2017

1500 Liberty St SE Ste. 210
Salem, OR 97302
Office: c/o (503)399-0662
FAX: c/o (503)399-0705
email: oboboardfour@gmail.com


The administrative contact person for the Oregon Board of Optometry is its Executive Director.
Following is a list of the Board's staff along with email addresses.

Nancy Desouza, Executive Director

Cathy Boudreau, Executive Assistant
Debbie Hendricks, Accounting/Licensing Specialist

This page was last revised: OCTOBER 22 , 2014

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