Our Association is led by a group of committed volunteers who serve as Officers, Directors and Chairs of our various committees.  Our leadership is charged with ensuring the stated goals of the Association become reality.  As an Association reliant on volunteers, we are indebted to them for their willingness to lead.  

2022 Leadership

Officers of the Rhode Island Optometric Association

Katy Abarr

President-elect Maria Jablonski
1st Vice President Steve Montaquila
2nd Vice President Greg Levin
Immediate Past President Robert Parks
Secretary Kirsten Healey
Treasurer Steven Santos
Board of Directors
  Kriti Bhagat
  Bryanna Caron
  Jeff DePaolo
  Lori Duquette
  Amy Falk
  Laura Lakin
  Dawn O'Shea
  Jad Osmanski

3rd Party Committee

Greg Levin, OD, Chair

Stephen Montaquila, OD   

Communications Committee / Press Contact

Paul Zerbinopoulos, OD - 401-272-2110   

Continuing Education Committee

Dawn O'Shea, Chair

Elissa Contillo, OD

Lori Duquette, OD  

Amy Falk, OD

Member Relations Committee

Katy Abarr, OD

Jeffrey DePaolo, OD

Maria Jablonski, OD

Kirsten Healey, OD, Chair   

State Government Relations

Stephen Montaquila, OD, Chair

Maria Jablonski, OD

Brian Kiley, OD

Paul Zerbinopoulos, OD