By the Division of Professional Licensure

Posted on: December 11, 2015 at 1:30 p.m.
Amended on: December 11, 2015 at 3:30 p.m

1000 Washington Street 1st Floor Room 1C
Boston, MA 02118

DATE: December 16, 2015
TIME: 10:00 a.m.


Notice of Meeting and Topics


Meeting called to order:

  • Evacuation Procedure

Board Business: 

  • Review Minutes:
    • Minutes of October 21, 2015 meeting
  • Report from Executive Director, Michael Hawley
    • Introduction of New Associate Executive Director, Shara Benedetti
    • E-Licensing Update
    • Audit update
    • CE Provider update
  • Legal Update from Board Counsel, Sheila York
    • Executive order 562 Update
    • Delegations
  • Report from Chief Investigator Christopher Carroll
    • Overview of Investigative Unit
    • Metrics
    • Questions


  • Foreign Education review for Daneshvar


  • E-Mail from Rita DiNunzio dated December 8, 2015

Wall Certificates:

  • Yanpeng Ding
  • Marianna Kong
  • Mila Petkovic
  • Linda Pham
  • Xueling Song

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

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

Reasonable accommodations or modifications will be provided to individuals with disabilities to participate in the Board of Registration of Optometry meeting. All requests should be directed to Cheryl Yebba by calling 617-727-4992 or TTY/TDD: (617) 727-2099 by no later than 24 hours prior to the noted Board meeting date. While the Division of Professional Licensure will attempt to honor all requests, those requests received after December 14, 2015 may not be provided due to feasibility.