US State Boards of Optometry

Alabama Board of Optometry
1431 Second Avenue North
Bessemer, AL  35020
Phone: 205-481-9993
Fax: 205-481-9959
Contact Person:  Dr. Fred Wallace, Executive Director
Email: fred.wallace@optometry.alabama.gov
Website: http://optometry.alabama.gov

Alaska Board of Examiners in Optometry
P.O. Box 110806
Juneau, AK  99811-0806
Phone: 907-465-2580
Fax: 907 465-2974
Contact Person:  Connie Petz, Licensing Examiner
E-mail: connie.petz@alaska.gov
Website: http://www.commerce.state.ak.us/occ/popt.htm

Arizona State Board of Optometry
1400 West Washington, Suite 230
Phoenix, AZ  85007
Phone: 602-542-3095
Fax: 602-542-3093
Contact Person: Paula Hollins, Licensing Administrator
Email: paula.hollins@optometry.az.gov
Web Site: http://www.optometry.az.gov

Arkansas Board of Examiners in Optometry
407 North Elm
Searcy, AR  72143-4133
Phone: 501-268-4351
Fax: 501-268-5631
Contact Person: Howard F. Flippin, O.D., Executive Director
Email: aroptometry@sbcglobal.net
Web Site: http://www.aroptometry.org

California Board of Optometry
2420 Del Paso Road Suite 255
Sacramento, CA  95834
Phone: 916-575-7170
Fax: 916-575-7292
Contact Person:
Email: optometry@dca.ca.gov
Web Site: http://www.optometry.ca.gov

Colorado Division of Registrations-Office of Licensing
1560 Broadway, Suite 1350
Denver, CO  80202-5146
Phone: 303-894-7800
Fax: 303-894-7693
Contact Person:
Email: Optometry@dora.state.co.us
Web Site: http://www.dora.state.co.us/optometry/

Connecticut Board of Examiners for Optometrists
410 Capitol Avenue MS #13PHO, PO Box 340308
Hartford, CT  06134-0308
Phone: 860-509-8377
Fax: 860-509-7553
Contact Person:
Web Site: http://www.ct.gov

Delaware Board of Examiners in Optometry
Cannon Building
861 Silver Lake Blvd., Suite 203
Dover, DE  19904
Phone: 302-744-4500
Fax: 302-739-2711
Contact Person:
Email: customerservice.dpr@state.de.us
Web Site: http://dpr.delaware.gov/boards/optometry/index.shtml

District of Columbia Board of Optometry
717 14th Street NW, Suite 600
Washington, DC  20005
Phone: 202-724-8865 or 877-672-2174
Fax: 202-727-8471
Contact Person:
Web Site: http://doh.dc.gov/

Florida State Board of Optometry
4052 Bald Cypress Way Bin #C07
Tallahassee, FL  32399-3257
Phone: 850-245-4355
Fax: 850-922-8876
Contact Person:
Web Site: http://www.doh.state.fl.us/mqa/optometry/

Georgia State Board of Optometry
237 Coliseum Drive
Macon, GA  31217
Phone: 478-207-2440
Fax: 478-207-1660
Contact Person:
Web Site: http://sos.georgia.gov/plb/optometry/

Hawaii Board of Examiners in Optometry
Att: OPT
P.O. Box 3469
Honolulu, HI  96801
Phone: 808-586-2693
Fax: 808-586-2674
Contact Person: Sandra Matsushima, Executive Officer
Email: optometry@dcca.hawaii.gov
Web Site: http://www.hawaii.gov/

Idaho State Board of Optometry
1109 Main Street, Suite 220
Boise, ID  83702
Phone: 208-334-3233
Fax: 208-334-3945
Contact Person:
Email: opt@ibol.idaho.gov
Web Site: https://secure.ibol.idaho.gov/

Illinois Optometric Licensing and Disciplinary Board
320 West Washington Street
Springfield, IL  62786
Phone: 217-782-8556
Fax: 217-782-3414
Contact Person:
Email: FPR.PRFGROUP10@illinois.gov

Indiana Optometry Board
402 West Washington Street, Room W072
Indianapolis, IN  46204
Phone: 317-234-2054
Fax: 317-233-4236
Contact Person:
Email: pla8@pla.IN.gov

Iowa Board of Optometry
Lucas Office Building, 5th Floor
321 East 12th Street
Des Moines, IA  50319-0075
Phone: 515-281-4287
Fax: 515-281-3121
Contact Person: Karla Hoover, Board Secretary
Email: khoover@idph.state.ia.us

Kansas Board of Examiners in Optometry
3109 W 6th St, Suite B
Lawrence, KS  66049
Phone: 785-832-9986
Fax: 785-832-9986
Contact Person: Penny Keelan Bowie, Executive Officer
Email: kssbeo@ksmail.state.ks.us

Kentucky Board of Optometric Examiners
2624 Research Park Dr., Suite 305
Lexington, KY  40511
Phone: 859-246-2744
Fax: 859-246-2746
Contact Person: Connie Calvert, Executive Director
Email: connie.calvert@ky.gov

Louisiana State Board of Optometry Examiners
P.O. Box 555
Oakdale, LA  71463
Phone: 318-335-2989
Fax: 318-335-4090
Contact Person:
Email: lsboe@yahoo.com

Maine State Board of Optometry
113 State House Station
Augusta, ME  04333
Phone: 207-624-8691
Fax: 207-624-8692
Contact Person: Susan Giampetruzzi, Executive Secretary
Email: susan.a.giampetruzzi@maine.gov

Maryland Board of Examiners in Optometry
4201 Patterson Avenue
Baltimore, MD  21215
Phone: 410-764-4710
Fax: 410-358-2906
Contact Person: Kecia Dunham, Licensing Coordinator
Email: optometry@dhmh.state.md.us

Division of Professional Licensure
Massachusetts Board of Regulation in Optometry

239 Causeway Street, Suite 500
Boston, MA  02114
Phone: 617-727-3093
Fax: 617-727-0139
Contact Person: Joann Termine, Board Administrator
Email: Joann.Termine@state.ma.us

Michigan Board of Optometry
P.O. Box 30670
Lansing, MI  48909
Phone: 517-335-0918
Fax: 517-241-3082
Contact Person:

Minnesota Board of Optometry
2829 University Avenue SE, Suite 550
Minneapolis, MN  55414
Phone: 651-201-2762
Fax: 651-201-2763
Contact Person: Laurie Mickelson, Executive Director
Email: optometry.board@state.mn.us

Mississippi State Board of Optometry
P.O. Box 12370
Jackson, MS  39236-2370
Phone: 601-853-4338
Fax: 601-853-0336
Contact Person: Beverly Limbaugh, Executive Director
Email: Director@msbo.ms.gov

Missouri State Board of Optometry
3605 Missouri Boulevard, P.O. Box 1335
Jefferson City, MO  65102
Phone: 573-751-0814
Fax: 573-751-8216
Contact Person:
Email: optometry@pr.mo.gov

Montana Board of Optometry
301 South Park, P.O. Box 200513
Helena, MT  59620-0513
Phone: 406-841-2331 or 406-841-2390
Fax: 406-841-2305
Contact Person:
Email: dlibsdopt@state.mt.us

Nebraska Board of Examiners in Optometry
301 Centennial Mall South, P.O. Box 94986
Lincoln, NE  68509-4986
Phone: 402-471-2118
Fax: 402-471-3577
Contact Person:

Nevada State Board of Optometry
P.O. Box 1824
Carson, NV  89702
Phone: 775-883-8367
Fax: 775-883-1938
Contact Person: Judi D. Kennedy, Executive Director
Email: kennedy@govmail.state.nv.us

New Hampshire Board of Optometry
2 Industrial Park Drive Suite 8
Concord, NH  03301
Phone: 603-271-2428
Fax: 603-271-6702
Contact Person:

New Jersey State Board of Optometrists
P.O. Box 45012
Newark, NJ  07101
Phone: 973-504-6440
Fax: 973-273-8069
Contact Person: Lisa Affinito
Email: askconsumeraffairs@lps.state.nj.us

New Mexico Board of Optometry
2550 Cerrillos Road
Santé Fe, NM  87505
Phone: 505-476-4945
Fax: 505-476-4620
Contact Person: Martha L. Gallegos, Board Administrator
Email: OptometryBd@state.nm.us

New York State Board of Optometry
Office of the Professions
Division of Professional Licensing Services
89 Washington Avenue, 2nd Floor
Albany, NY  12234
Phone: 518-474-3817 ext. 591
Fax: 518-473-6995
Contact Person: Lawrence H. Mokhiber, Executive Secretary (Acting)
Email: optombd@mail.nysed.gov

North Carolina State Board of Optometry
109 North Graham Street
Wallace, NC  28466
Phone: 910-285-3160
Fax: 910-285-4546
Contact Person:
Email: info@ncoptometry.org

North Dakota State Board of Optometry
341 1st Street East
Dickinson, ND  58601
Phone: 701-483-9141
Fax: 701-483-9501
Contact Person:
Email: ndsbopt@ndsupernet.com

Ohio State Board of Optometry
77 South High Street, 16th Floor
Columbus, OH  43215-6108
Phone: 614-466-5115 or 888-565-3044
Fax: 614-644-3937
Contact Person: Michael R. Everhart, Executive Director
Email: Optometry.Board@exchange.state.oh.us

Oklahoma State Board of Examiners in Optometry
2008 S. Post Road Suite 200
Midwest City, OK  73130
Phone: 405-733-7836
Fax: 405-741-3060
Contact Person:  Russell Laverty, O.D, Executive Director
Email: optboard@oklaosf.state.ok.us

Oregon Board of Optometry
P.O. Box 13967
Salem, OR  97309
Phone: 503-399-0662
Fax: 503-399-0705
Contact Person: David Plunkett, Executive Director
Email: board@oregonobo.org

Pennsylvania State Board of Optometry
P.O. Box 2649
Harrisburg, PA  17110-2649
Phone: 717-783-7155
Fax: 717-787-7769
Contact Person:
Email: ST-OPTOMETRY@state.pa.us

Rhode Island Board of Examiners in Optometry
3 Capitol Hill Room 104
Providence, RI  02908
Phone: 401-222-7883
Fax: 401-222-1272
Contact Person: Mike Martineau, Board Administrator
Email: jmichel.martineau@health.ri.gov

South Carolina Board of Examiners in Optometry
Street Address
Synergy Business Park; Kingstree Building
110 Centerview Dr., Suite 202
Columbia, S.C. 29210
Mailing Address
P.O. Box 11329
Columbia, SC  29211
Phone: 803-896-4679
Fax: 803-896-4719
Contact Person: Angie Combs, Administrator
Email: combsa@llr.sc.gov

South Dakota Board of Optometry
P.O. Box 6
Langford, SD 57454
Phone: 605-493-6504
Fax: 605-493-6504
Contact Person: Deni Amundson, Executive Secretary
Email: sdoptboard@venturecomm.net

Tennessee State Board of Optometry
227 French Landing, Suite 300
Nashville, TN  37247-1010
Phone: 615-532-3202 or 1-800-778-4123
Fax: 615-532-5369
Contact Person:

Texas Optometry Board
333 Guadalupe Street, Suite 2-420
Austin, TX  78701-3942
Phone: 512-305-8500
Fax: 512-305-8501
Contact Person: Chris Kloeris, Executive Director
Email: Chris.Kloeris@mail.capnet.state.tx.us

Division of Occupational & Professional Licensing Optometry
P.O. Box 146741
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Phone: 801-530-6495
Fax: 801-530-6511
Contact Person:

Vermont Board of Optometry
National Life Bldg. North Floor 2
Montpelier, Vermont 05620-3402
Phone: 802-828-2373
Fax: 802-828-2465
Contact Person: Kristy Kemp, Staff Secretary
Email: kkemp@sec.state.vt.us

Virginia Board of Optometry
Perimeter Center
9960 Mayland Dr. Suite 300
Henrico, Virginia 23233-1463
Phone: 804-367-4508
Fax: 804-527-4466
Contact Person:  Elizabeth Carter, Executive Director
Email: optbd@dhp.virginia.gov

Washington State Board of Optometry
P.O. Box 47877
Olympia, WA  98504-7870
Phone: 360-236-4700
Contact Person:

West Virginia Board of Optometry
179 Summers Street Suite 231
Charleston, WV 25301
Phone: 304-558-5901
Fax: 304-558-5908
Contact Person: Pamela P. Carper, Executive Secretary
Email: wvbdopt@verizon.net

Wisconsin Optometry Examining Board
Department of Regulation and Licensing
P.O. Box 8935
Madison, WI  53708
Phone: 608-266-2112
Fax: 608-261-7083
Contact Person:
Email: DRL@wisconsin.gov

Wyoming Board of Examiners in Optometry
1800 Carey Avenue, 4th Floor
Cheyenne, WY 82002
Phone: 307-777-3507
Fax: 307-777-3508
Contact Person: Nanette M. Brown, Occupational Licensing Administrator
Email: nbrown1@state.wy.us

Guam State Board of Optometry
651 Legacy Square Commercial Complex, South
Mangilao, Guam 96913
Phone: 671-735-7406
Fax: 671-735-7413
Contact Person:  Jane M. Diego, Acting Administrator
Email: jane.diego@dphss.guam.gov

Puerto Rico Board of Optometry
P.O. Box 10200
Santruce, PR  00908-0200
Phone: 787-725-8121
Fax: 787-725-7903
Contact Person: Ms. Magda Bouet, Executive Director

Virgin Islands Board of Optometric Examiners
Dept. of Health
48 Sugar Estate
St. Thomas, VI 00802
Phone: 340-774-0117
Fax: 340-777-4001
Contact Person: Lydia Scott, Administrative Assistant


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