Program Director/Instructor, Opticianry
Durham Technical Community College
Trinity, North Carolina, United States
Janet Alspaugh - Bio
Janet Alspaugh is in her 7th year as an instructor and three years as the Program Director/Instructor for the Opticianry Program at Durham Tech in North Carolina. Janet teaches Theory of Light I & II, Contact Lenses I and II, and Technical Proficiencies. Janet is a North Carolina State Licensed Optician and holds an Advanced ABO Certificate and Advanced NCLE Certificate. She is the current President of the North Carolina Opticians Association (NCOA). She also serves on the National Academy of Opticianry and is in her second term as a Commissioner for the Commission on Opticianry. She received her A.A.S. degree in Opticianry from Durham Tech and a B.S. in Biology from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Janet is working towards a master’s degree in Instructional Technology from the University of Fort Hays State University, graduating in May 2023.