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Eric Milton White, American optometrist. Recipient Appreciation award National Society to Prevent Blindness, 1985, 95, Volunteer of Year, United Way/Combined Health Agencies, 1995, Community Heroes award South Padres United Way, 1997.

Background

White, Eric Milton was born on September 6, 1959 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Milton George and Nancy Grace (Williams) White.

Education

Bachelor in Physiological Psychology, University of California, San Diego, 1982;Bachelor of Science in Visual Science, Southern California College Optometry, Fullerton, 1984; Doctor of Osteopathy, Southern California College Optometry, Fullerton, 1986.

Career

Partner, DM Rasmussen OD Inc., San Diego, 1986-1989;optometrist in private practice, San Diego, since 1989. Consultant American Indian Health Superior vena cava syndrome, Lions Optometric Clinic of San Diego, Sharp Hospital Senior Citizens Health Center, American Contact Lenses Advisory Board, Allergan Medicare Alliance Task Force Committee, Tryuson Sys., Dicon Sys., others. Lecturer, researcher, presenter in field.

Membership

Board of directors Southern California chapter Prevent Blindness American, since 1992, vice president, 1993-1994, president-elect, 1994-1995, president, since 1996. Active Boy Scouts American. Chairman stewardship committee First Christian Church of El Cajon, 1993-1995, trustee, 1993-1995, deacon, since 1991.

Member Wesley Jessen Advisory Board, 1996-1997. President Lions Optometric Clinic, 1996-1997. Member of advisory board Young Men’s Christian Association, Davis, since 1997.

Member American Optometric Association (Young OD of Year 1995), American Optometric Foundation, Sports Vision Association American, California Optometric Association, Southern California College Optometry Alumni Association (life), San Diego Optometric Society, National Eagle Scout Association (life).

Connections

Married Lorie Ann Fitch, June 27, 1981. Children: Tyler, Cameron, Samuel.