Alumni at Illinois College of Optometry
ICO Alumni have a huge impact on the optometric community long after graduation. Through exclusive content, just for our Alumns, it's easy to donate time, share stories, or just network and keep in touch in a social space. You decide how life after graduation will be.
ICO Alumni Directory
There are lots of ways to stay connected to ICO. Whether you choose to do so through a Continuing Education event or through checking out ICO’s latest ICO Matters, we’re happy to have you here.
We hold quarterly events in person and online, all of which count towards the compliance hours needed to keep practicing. Even if you're not in Illinois, we can help.
Alumni Association Scholarship
This annual scholarship is awarded to third and fourth year students demonstrating service and leadership as students and within the field of optometry.
ICO's official alumni magazine is online! Check out the latest issue of ICO Matters or browse the archive for past issues. Read feature stories, get close-up with an ICO alumni, view what's been trending and so much more.
The Alumni Council is a group of alumni and students who lead the Alumni Association and serve the College. Meeting four times per year, they are governed by their own bylaws as well as a 5-year Strategic Plan.
The Alumni Council creates and implements programs to serve the needs of alumni and students. Some of their annual initiatives include raising funds for scholarships for fourth year students, the Alumni Ambassador Program, and an awards ceremony recognizing excellence in optometry.
Alumni Council Members
Donovan L. Crouch, OD ’63, DOS, FAAO
Mohamed Eid, OD ’03
Jennifer Harthan, OD ’06, FAAO, FSLS
Col. Philip Hasler, OD ’86
Stacy M. Hinkemeyer-Colatrella, OD ’96, FAAO, Dipl. ABO, ABCMO
Casey Hogan, OD ’97, FAAO, FSLS, Dipl. AAO
Samantha Love, OD '05
Diana Masolak ’24
Nana Owusu, OD ’08
Immediate Past President
Lena Park, OD '06
Molly Proud, OD '19
Robin Rinearson, OD ’77
Karli Clark '24