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Where did you receive your education?
Mississippi College and Southern College of Optometry, 2006
How has your optometry education played a role in your life today?
It has made me more confident in my ability to take care of patients that depend on me for the care of their eyes.
What was your greatest educational challenge and how did you overcome it?
Pharmacology and a dry erase board!!!
What is the value of your optometric education?
What would you say to someone who's undecided about pursuing a career in optometry?
It has been great for me; it offers many different practice settings and is never dull
What made you realize the importance of education in your life?
I realize it more now than I did while I was in school. I always wanted to be a doctor, and not becoming one was not an option for me.
What keeps you going?
Seeing the strides optometry has made in the past to allow me to practice the way I currently do is amazing. I want to make that same difference for future generations.