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Michael Edward Chester

Michael Edward Chester, American optometrist. Recipient Presidential award, Ohio Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1984.

Background

Chester, Michael Edward was born on December 4, 1952 in Chillicothe, Ohio, United States. Son of Dwight Arnold and Oma Marie (Hoag) Chester.

Education

Bachelor, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, 1975. OD, Ohio State University, 1979.

Career

Private practice, Chillicothe, since 1979, Greenfield, since 1983. Consultant area nursing homes Chillicothe, since 1979. Consultant Veterans Medical Center, since 1983, Ohio State College Optometry, Columbus, since 1983.

Religion

The longing for holiness is not about wanting to be 'holier than thou'. It is about wanting the love of God to permeate all of our life, and for that love to be shown through our lives to other people.

Views

Bible is the primary source of theology and doctrine, with three others being tradition, reason and experience.

Membership

Board directors South Central Ohio Speech and Hearing, Chillicothe, 1984. Chairman Jaycee Golf Course, 1984. Member of Ohio State University Alumni Association, Ross County Academy Optometry (president since 1984), Central Ohio Optometric Association (secretary 1982-1983), Ohio Optometric Association (Keyman to Ohio House 1984, Young Optometrist of Year 1984), American Optometric Association (section, contact lenses), Chillicothe Junior Chamber of Commerce Club (president 1983-1984), Alpha Phi Omega, Beta Sigma Kappa, Epsilon Psi Epsilon.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Flying, golf, tennis, swimming, sailing.

Connections

Married Vicki Patricia Metzger, August 6, 1977. Children: Brandon Michael, Ashley Paige.

Politics

The use of force should be supported only in extreme situations and through approve of appropriate international organizations.