The Lifetime Giving Societies Honor Roll


The Lifetime Giving Societies recognize those alumni, friends and institutions whose culmulative gifts in support of ICO and the IEI total $5,000 or more as of July 31, 2013. Our mission to provide excellence in health care, patient care, scholarly activity and development of leaders for the optometric profession and society as a whole is reaffirmed by their philanthropic contributions. We are grateful to each of our donors for their generosity.

Visionary’s Club

$500,000 and above

  • Alcon Laboratories, Inc.
  • The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
  • Alfred A. Rosenbloom, Jr., OD, MA, DOS and Mrs. Sarah Rosenbloom

Founder’s Club

$100,000 – $499,999

  • Estate of Dolly Adams
  • Anonymous
  • Otto H. Bender, OD
  • Chicago Community Trust
  • CIBA VISION
  • Cole Vision Corporation
  • Dr. and Mrs. Donovan L. Crouch
  • Arie and Ida Crown Family Philanthropies
  • Mary B. Demetros Estate
  • Dick Edwards, OD
  • Essilor of America, Inc.
  • Eye Care Centers of America, Inc.
  • Robert L. Fait, OD
  • Lloyd A. Fry Foundation
  • Grant Healthcare Foundation
  • C. K. Hill, OD, DOS, PhD, ScD
  • Estate of Kenneth S. Holm, OD
  • Illinois Children’s Healthcare Foundation
  • Illinois Eye Institute Foundation
  • Richard S. Kattouf, OD, DOS
  • Bowman C. Lingle Trust
  • Lions of Illinois Foundation
  • Luxottica Retail
  • Dr. Alan A. Mandel and Mrs. Rae F. Mandel
  • Seymour Marco Family Foundation
  • Michael Reese Health Trust
  • OneSight Research Foundation
  • Polk Bros. Foundation
  • Dr. Donald W. Turner Trust
  • Vision Service Plan
  • Vistakon, Inc. a division of
  • Johnson & Johnson Vision Care Washington Square Health Foundation, Inc.
  • E. F. Wildermuth Foundation

Chairman’s Club

$75,000 – $99,999

  • The Alcon Foundation, Inc.
  • The Field Foundation of Illinois, Inc.
  • Haag-Streit
  • Donald D. Marquardt, OD
  • Marquardt Charitable Remainder Trust
  • Retirement Research Foundation
  • VNA Foundation
  • Wesley-Jessen Corporation

President’s Club

$50,000 – $74,999

  • Amoco Foundation, Inc.
  • Anonymous
  • Roger G. Bakewell, OD
  • Donald J. Bush, OD
  • Max L. DeBolt, OD Trust
  • Estate of Mary Gooding
  • Dr. and Mrs. Philip E. Hottel
  • Illinois Optometric Association
  • William E. Leadingham, OD
  • John A. Leon, OD
  • Steve A. Leon, OD
  • The Robert R. McCormick Tribune Foundation
  • National Vision, Inc.
  • Bernard Nevel, OD
  • Estate of Elmer J. Pieper, OD
  • R. Elliot Politser, OD, DOS
  • Albert H. Rodriguez, Jr., OD, DOS & Family
  • Jeff W. Smith, OD, MBA
  • Star Ophthalmic Instruments, Inc.
  • Estate of Dr. Bruce and Mrs. Flora M. Thomas
  • Pui Lam Tsang, OD
  • USI Insurance Services Corporation
  • The Vision Council
  • Wal-Mart Foundation
  • Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin S. Wolfe

Dean’s Club

$25,000 – $49,999

  • Allergan, Inc.
  • Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry
  • Arol Augsburger, OD
  • Irwin Azman, OD
  • Bausch & Lomb, Inc.
  • Dr. and Mrs. James R. Butler
  • Tony Q. Chan, OD
  • W. Judd Chapman, OD, DOS
  • Mark K. Colip, OD
  • George F. Cribb, OD
  • Estate of Robert Q. Eastland, OD
  • George M. Eisenberg Foundation for Charities
  • Dr. and Mrs. Paul M. Erickson
  • Mr. John Gay
  • Max Goldenberg Foundation
  • Illinois Society for the Prevention of Blindness
  • J.P. Morgan Chase Bank
  • The Jenzabar Foundation
  • R. M. Kendrick, OD
  • Gary A. Lesher, PhD
  • Dominick M. Maino, OD, MEd
  • Col. Stanley R. McNeil Foundation
  • Marie L. Miske Revocable Trust
  • Floyd D. Mizener, OD, DOS, PhD
  • Charles F. Mullen, OD
  • Myrel A. Neumann, OD
  • Wilhelm J. Pohl, OD, MD, DOS
  • C. Clayton Powell, OD, MPH, DOS
  • Mr. Barry R. Riskedal
  • Laura and Tim Rounce
  • Janice E. Scharre, OD, MA
  • Darrell G. Schlange, OD, DOS
  • Southwest Contact Lens Society
  • Lawrence R. Vogel, OD
  • Estate of Philip E. Wells
  • W.P. and H.B. White Foundation
  • Howard I. Woolf, OD, DOS
  • Walter S. Yasko, OD

Benefactor’s Club

$10,000 – $24,999

  • Mr. Steven Abbey and Ms. Pamela Brick
  • Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center
  • Dwight H. Akerman, OD
  • Robert L. Albertson, OD
  • American Foundation for Vision Awareness
  • American Optometric Association
  • American Optometric Foundation
  • America’s Best Contacts and Eyeglasses, Inc.
  • Anonymous (3)
  • L. Thomas Babu, OD and Vasvi A. Babu, OD
  • John L. Baker, OD, MS
  • Boyd B. Banwell, OD
  • Jordon Beller, OD
  • James A. Blasco, OD
  • Blind Childrens Foundation of Illinois, Inc.
  • Sandra S. Block, OD, MEd
  • John E. Brandt, OD, DOS
  • John and Toni Budzynski
  • Lucia S. Burrell, OD
  • Martin E. Bush, OD
  • Brian W. Caden, OD, MA
  • The Chan Family
  • Children’s Eyecare, PC
  • Christopher Chiodo, OD
  • ClearVision Optical Company
  • Estate of Mary H. Condon
  • Valarie Conrad, OD, MPH. and Alan Weiler, OD
  • Mrs. Dale Conway
  • CooperVision
  • CRC Insurance Services, Inc.
  • Craig D. Crouch, OD
  • Daniel F. and Ada L. Rice Foundation
  • Dr. and Mrs. Kent M. Daum
  • Fred R. DeHaan, OD
  • Thaddeus S. Depukat, OD, DOS
  • Joseph B. Ebbesen, OD, DOS
  • ECCA Management Services, Ltd.
  • Albert H. Eschen, OD
  • James D. Ferguson, OD
  • Kelly A. Frantz, OD
  • Richard P. Franz, OD
  • FRAXA Research Foundation
  • Mary Lou French, OD, MEd
  • Gardner Carton & Douglas
  • Dr. and Mrs. Dennis L. Gierhart
  • Mr. John F. Golterman
  • Gary G. Gray, Jr., OD
  • Robert L. Grazian, OD
  • David A. Greenberg, OD
  • Lori L. Grover, OD
  • Mr. and Mrs. Dwain Hahs
  • Mrs. Geri Hansen
  • Charles W. Harrill, OD
  • Sydney Harris, OD
  • William B. Hass, OD
  • Dr. Mark and Monica Hatfield
  • Health Care Services Corporation/BCBS
  • Ms. Karen J. Hennessy
  • Joseph L. Henry, DDS, PhD, ScD
  • Richard F. Hickman, OD
  • Hoya Optical Laboratories
  • HUB International
  • HVHC, Inc.
  • ICO Class of 1985
  • ICO Student Association
  • Illinois College of Optometry Faculty Play and Blindspot
  • Illinois School For The Visually Impaired
  • George L. Jacober, OD
  • Lawrence J. Jehling, OD
  • Robert L. Johnson, Sr., OD
  • Barry J. Jose, OD
  • Dr. and Mrs. Louis J. Katz
  • Peter H. Kehoe, OD
  • Jee Young Kim, OD
  • Knight Architect Engineers, Inc.
  • Millicent L. Knight, OD
  • Yale C. Knight, OD
  • Frederick R. Kushner, OD, L.H.D., DOS
  • Dr. and Mrs. Thomas A. Lawless
  • Steven A. Levin, OD
  • Lions Club of Mokena
  • Mrs. Margaret Mankenberg
  • Marquette Associates, Inc.
  • Leonard V. Messner, OD
  • Peter S. Nelson, OD
  • The Ohio Company
  • Optos
  • Bill M. Park, OD
  • Prince Charitable Trusts
  • Leslie F. Pruden, OD
  • Stephen H. Pugh, Esq.
  • Estate of Erma S. Quick
  • Ravenswood Health Care Foundation
  • Richard I. Raymer, OD
  • Reliance Medical Products, Inc.
  • Rosenthal & Schanfield
  • Ryan Specialty Group, LLC
  • Safilo USA
  • Frank F. Sakamoto, OD
  • Dr. and Mrs. John A. Schuchmann
  • Jennet R. Shepherd, OD and Rev. David M. McDonald
  • Dennis W. Siemsen, OD
  • Dr. and Mrs. Martin J. Sikorski
  • Don H. Sipola, OD
  • Allen R. Sloan, OD
  • Ralph J. Spagnuolo, OD
  • Estate of Dennis P. Steinhart, OD
  • Stephen P. Steinmetz, OD
  • James A. Stephens, OD
  • Bruce A. Teitelbaum, OD
  • Travis-Pedersen & Associates, Inc.
  • U.S. Vision
  • Vision Care Associates
  • Volk Optical, Inc.
  • Wendell D. Waldie, OD, DOS
  • Estate of Ann B. Webb
  • Welch Allyn, Inc.

Patron’s Club

$5,000 – $9,999

  • Mr. and Mrs. Leonard F. Amari
  • Amerigroup Illinois, Inc.
  • Anonymous
  • Art Optical Contact Lens, Inc.
  • Thomas G. Bastholm, OD
  • John P. Baumgardner, OD
  • Irving Berris, OD
  • Robert J. Blumthal, OD
  • Dr. and Mrs. Neil Boderman
  • Vincent W. Brandys, OD
  • Build A Bear Workshop Bear Hugs Foundation
  • Estate of Robert W. Bumbleburg, OD
  • Steve P. Butzon, OD and Caroline Cho, OD
  • Michael Chaglasian, OD
  • Mamie C. Chan, OD
  • T. Roy Chan, OD Dr. and Mrs. Yuzo M. Chino
  • Bradley J. Clodfelter, OD
  • Ezra M. Cohen, OD
  • Ms. Deborah Coleman
  • Mr. and Mrs. Shane J. Conway
  • Crowe Horwath LLP
  • Mr. and Mrs. Anthony A. D’Andrea
  • Ethyl B. Dantzic, OD
  • Harold E. Davis, OD
  • Roger G. Davis, OD and Lisa N. Davis, OD
  • Lawrence J. DeLucas, OD, PhD
  • Ms. Patricia M. de Maat
  • Steven Devick, OD
  • Denis J. Dubuc, OD
  • Mr. Gerald Dujsik
  • Sylvio L. Dupuis, OD
  • Col. Rudolph H. Ehrenberg, Jr.
  • Karen Eng, OD
  • Neil E. Erickson, OD
  • James F. Faron, OD
  • Michael V. Favia, J.D.
  • Donald A. Fliehs, OD
  • Edward L. Furtak, OD
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Roy A. Golsch, OD
  • Geoffrey W. Goodfellow, OD
  • Dr. and Mrs. D. R. Gordon
  • Norman S. Gould, OD
  • George C. Graham, OD
  • James B. Hasler, OD
  • Robert M. Hass, OD
  • Arabel E. Hatfield, OD
  • Coleman C. Hatfield, OD
  • Stanley C. Herren, OD
  • Drs. Todd and Kara Heying
  • James M. Hottel, OD
  • Illinois College of Optometry Alumni Association
  • Jeffrey D. Johnson, OD
  • Teisha L. Johnson, MS
  • Gregory L. Jones, OD
  • Janice M. Jurkus, OD, MBA
  • Keeler Instruments Inc.
  • Raymond P. Klinger, OD
  • Mr. and Mrs. James Knight
  • Ronald A. Krefman, OD
  • Gary W. Lasken, OD
  • Lehman Brothers, Inc.
  • Pamela A. Lowe, OD
  • Marko’s General Contractor
  • Phillip Maroudis, OD V. Eugene McCrary, OD, DOS
  • Randall G. Melchert, OD
  • Stephanie S. Messner, OD
  • Morgan Construction Consultants
  • Mr. Robert C. Morrow
  • Joseph J. Nordquist, OD
  • North American Vision Care
  • The Northern Charitable Trust Company
  • Mr. Zeki Nur and Dr. Faheemah A. Saeed
  • Philip A. Ortiz, OD
  • Mrs. Lillian Osran
  • Cosimo M. Paone, OD
  • Stanley C. Pearle, OD
  • Glenn M. Peck, OD
  • Pepsi Cola General Bottlers, Inc.
  • Pilkington Barnes-Hind, Inc.
  • Jack A. Potter, OD
  • Keith A. Prentice, OD
  • Prevent Blindness America
  • Charles B. Quattrochi, CPA
  • Ward R. Ransdell, OD
  • Sandra Reese, C.P.A.
  • Martin P. Reichenbecher, OD
  • Robin C. Rinearson, OD
  • Haniel Roby, OD
  • Ron W. Roelfs, OD
  • Ms. Sara E. Rosen
  • Richard Rucoba, OD
  • David and Mary Ryberg
  • Connie Scavuzzo, MA
  • Arthur L. Schiller, OD
  • Dirk Schrotenboer, OD
  • Louise A. Sclafani, OD
  • Shane-Michael Optical Company
  • John A. Shermulis, OD
  • Shopko Eyecare Center
  • Mark L. Skowron, OD
  • Lamont M. Sprague, OD
  • James A. Stewart, OD
  • Marvin G. Taub, OD
  • Derrald G. Taylor, OD
  • Lewis E. Thomas, OD
  • TLC Laser Eye Centers
  • Ruth A. Trachimowicz, OD, PhD
  • Robert B. Tuberty, OD
  • Jeffrey R. Varanelli, OD and Jeanette C. Varanelli, OD
  • Vista Eyecare, Inc.
  • Walman Optical Company
  • Stanley Weinberger, JD
  • Larry L. Williams, OD
  • Michael Wodis, OD
  • Robert B. Woodham, OD
  • Laurie Wynn, MS
  • Jacque D. Young, OD
  • Carl Zeiss Meditec Alvin Zohn, OD
  • Rebecca K. Zoltoski, PhD

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