By the Division of Professional Licensure


1000 Washington Street 1st Floor Room 1C, Boston, MA 02118
DATE: March 5, 2014
TIME: 10:00 a.m.

Meeting called to order:

  • Evacuation Procedure

Introduction of New Board Member

  • Martin Bregman

Board Business:

  • Approve 2014 proposed meeting dates

4/2, 5/7, 6/4, 8/6, 9/3, 10/01, 11/5, 12/3

  • Report from Legal Counsel, James O’Connor
    • Regulation Subcommittee Report
  • Report from Executive Director, Michael Hawley
    • Request from representatives of ABO & NCLE to attend April Meeting.
  • E-Licensing Update from Deputy Director, Layla D’Emilia

Review Meeting Minutes:

  • 12/4/2013 Board Meeting
  • 1/8/14 Subcommittee Meeting

Apprenticeship Extension Requests: 

  • Expedito DeAlmeida
  • Nicole Depalma

Application Reviews: 

  • Susan A. Fennessey
  • Lynn Pimental

Reinstatement Request: 

  • Joseph Damon, JR

Approve Applications, Apprentice Agreements, Wall Certificates &
Apprentice Certificates:

  • Demers, Annelise
  • Geller, Paul M., RI
  • Giguere, Suzette
  • Healey, Lauren E.
  • Kyeretwie, Nana K. , Ghana
  • MacDonald, Jill,
  • McRobbie, Tara (Out of State Experience)
  • Moy, Kin W.
  • Sabatinelli, Ariane
  • Nolette, Ferjuste

Additional information required

  • Dunn, Robert
  • Tavares, Jennifer

Apprentice Certificate

  • Jennifer Brito

Discuss delegation of Approvals for routine applications

Open session for topics not reasonably anticipated 48 hours in advance meeting:

Cases, Investigative Conference [Closed session pursuant to G.L. c. 112 §65C]:

Settlement Offer [Closed session pursuant to G.L. c. 112 §65C]:

Deliberative Session [Closed session pursuant to G.L. c. 30A §18, 5(d)]:

Discussion of Board Officers:

Reasonable accommodations or modifications will be provided to individuals with disabilities to participate in the Board of Registration of Dispensing Opticians meeting. All requests should be directed to Deborah Cassano by calling 617-727-3110 or TTY/TDD: (617) 727-2099 by no later than March 3, 2014. While the Division of Professional Licensure will attempt to honor all requests, those requests received by March 3, 2014 may not be provided due to feasibility.