By the Division of Professional Licensure

Massachusetts Board of Dispensing Opticians
Regular Meeting Agenda
Meeting of 2/5/14
Held at 1000 Washington Street,
Room 1C, Boston, MA  
at 10:00 a.m.


1.  The Chairman to call the meeting to order. (Housekeeping matters including      
    emergency procedures)         
A. Introduction of new Board Member Martin Bregman. 

2.  Consideration of the minutes of the 12/4/13 meeting and the January 8, 2014     
    subcommittee meeting.  

3.  Parties invited to appear:

                 A.  Expedito DeAlmeida -  Apprentice Extension Request

                 B.  Nicole Depalma - Apprentice Extension Request

                 C.  Susan A. Fennessey & Sponsor to discuss experience submitted                       
                      with licensure application.    

                 D.  Lynn Pimental to discuss experience submitted                       
                      with licensure application.   

4.  Board Counsel to report on legal issues.
A.  Regulations subcommittee report.

5.  Approve Applications/Approve 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

Additional information required

Dunn, Robert
Tavares, Jennifer

Apprentice Certificate,    Jennifer Brito       

6.   Board Meeting dates - 3/5, 4/2, 5/7, 6/4, 8/6, 9/3, 10/01, 11/5, 12/3. 

7.   Items not reasonable anticipated by the Chairman within 48-hours of meeting.

8.   11:00 a.m. - Discussion of cases (Investigative Conference under G.L. c. 112, s.       
      65C) Quasi-Judicial Session (Closed Session under G.L. c. 30A, s. 18).

9.  A motion to adjourn.


Reasonable accommodations or modifications will be provided to individuals with disabilities to participate in the State Dispensing Opticians Board Meeting . All requests should be directed to Deborah Cassano by calling 617-727-3110 we will attempt to honor all requests, those requests received after February 3, 2013 may not be provided due to feasibility.