Senior Director of Professional Development
Flower Mound, Texas, United States
Dr. Parker grew up in Buhler Kansas and received his undergraduate degree from Oklahoma State University in 2000. He graduated from the Oklahoma College of Optometry at Northeastern State University in Tahlequah Oklahoma in 2004. While in school he was honored to be elected as President of The American Optometric Student Association and much enjoyed his time serving the national student association. He opened Ardmore Premier Eyecare in 2007 and is proud to be among a select group of Optometrists in the state of Oklahoma that have completed the training to become licensed to perform PRK eye surgery. In 2018 he joined Essilor full time as the Director of Professional Development and is now the Senior Director of Professional Development for EssilorLuxottica. Dr. Parker has been featured in many articles and television interviews talking about various programs and technologies that EssilorLuxottica utilizes to achieve its mission of helping people see more and be more. He has lectured extensively on practice management, spectacle lens technology, and myopia management to numerous eye care professionals. Dr. Parker is a member of the Texas Optometric Association and the American Optometric Association. He is also a licensed private pilot and enjoys flying in his spare time.
Friday, March 3, 2023
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM EST