Ontario Association of Optometrists

20 Adelaide Street East, Box 16
Suite 801
Toronto, Ontario M5C 2T6

Board of Directors


  • Dr. Sheldon Salaba, President (@OAOPresident)
  • Dr. Josephine Pepe, Vice President
  • Dr. Gary Nelles, Treasurer
  • Dr. Radhika Chawla
  • Dr. Brian Paul
  • Dr. Tyler Brown
  • Dr. Agata Majewski
  • Dr. Claudia Lee
  • Dr. Shaina Nensi
  • Dr. Nish Rajani
  • Dr. Thomas Noel
  • Dr. Byron Advent

Staff Directory

Switchboard: 905-826-3522 or 1-800-540-3837 (Toll Free)
Fax: 905-826-0625 

Justin Brown
Chief Executive Officer Ext. 221

Dr. Angela Yoon
Policy Consultant Ext. 233

Dagmar Hindrichs
Board Liaison Consultant Ext. 244

Kim Giles 
Priority Projects Coordinator Ext. 231

Bethany Carey 
Senior Director, Member Services and Professional Affairs  Ext. 227

Cheryl Neave 
Education Program Manager Ext. 243

Doug DeRabbie
Senior Director, Government Relations and Communications Ext. 223

Brittany Blow
Public Affairs and Stakeholder Relations Manager Ext. 246 

Emily Wright
External Communications Coordinator Ext. 225 

Kanan Shah
Senior Manager, Finance Ext. 242 

Emily Williams
Internal Communications Coordinator Ext. 224

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