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Optometrist

George Leslie Haffner, American optometrist. Recipient Distinguished Service award Key Club International, 1967, Outstanding Service certificates and awards Greater Tampa Lions Sight Fund, Inc., since 1961.

Background

Haffner, George Leslie was born on October 8, 1932 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Harold Richard and Maude (Barnum) Haffner.

Education

A.A., University Florida, 1953. Bachelor of Science, Southern College Optometry, 1958, Doctor of Optometry, 1958.

Career

Practice optometry, Tampa, Florida, since 1959. Director Mineral Resources, Inc. Secretary, director Vision Care, Inc. of Florida, 1969-1975.

Member Florida Health Manpower Council, 1969-1974. Member professional staff Easter Seal Society Crippled Children, 1967-1969. Member advisory staff optometric assistance course Hillsborough County School System, 1971-1976, 82–.

Chairman optometry division United Fund, 1966, 70–. Member President's council Florida Southern College Trustee Hillsborough Vision Care Foundation, since 1964, Florida Kiwanis Foundation, 1974-1976. Member Gallon Club, Southwest Florida Blood Bank, since 1972.

Membership

Member Florida Health Manpower Council, 1969-1974. Member professional staff Easter Seal Society Crippled Children, 1967-1969. Member advisory staff optometric assistance course Hillsborough County School System, 1971-1976, 82–.

Chairman optometry division United Fund, 1966, 70–. Member President's council Florida Southern College Trustee Hillsborough Vision Care Foundation, since 1964, Florida Kiwanis Foundation, 1974-1976. Member Gallon; Served to captain Army of the United States, 1954-1956.

Fellow American Academy Optometry, College Syntonic Optometry (president since 1980). Member American (chairman career guidance committee 1972-1974, 75-76, chairman committee assistance to graduates and undergraduates 1977-1980, Outstanding Service pin 1970.

Connections

Married Marjorie Newsom, December 30, 1956. Children– Marjorie Gail Mabry, April Charlene, Kimberlee Anne, George Leslie.

father:
Harold Richard Haffner

mother:
Maude (Barnum) Haffner

spouse:
Marjorie Newsom

children:
Marjorie Gail Mabry Haffner

April Charlene Haffner

Kimberlee Anne Haffner

George Leslie Haffner