There’s inspiration all around us—in each other
What moved you to pursue your career? How'd you get your start? What does life look like now? Each of us answers these questions differently and has followed a unique path to achieve our dream. But we can all be inspired by—and inspire—others. So, take a moment to see your peers' stories.
And while you're here, take a moment to connect with us to help share your story.
Steve Butzon, ODSteve Butzon, OD
He visits patients in their homes—as much for him as for them.
Chaka Norwood, OD, MPHChaka Norwood, OD, MPH
She gives children what she always wanted as a kid, including a role model.
Karen Fortman, ODKaren Fortman, OD
She fulfilled her biggest dream by making a life in her small town.
Jennifer Stewart, ODJennifer Stewart, OD
She found a way to combine her love of sports and optometry.
Andrew J. Neukirch, ODAndrew J. Neukirch, OD
First he was a drummer. Then he found a new dream.