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Michael Ray Parker, American optometrist. License optometrist Alabama. Named One of Outstanding Young Men American, 1983, 1987; Marit scholar, University Alabama-Birmingham, 1974-1976.

Background

Parker, Michael Ray was born on August 21, 1956 in Fort Payne, Alabama, United States. Daughter of Bobby Ray and Jo Nell (Jennings) Parker.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Natural Sciences, University Alabama, Birmingham, 1977. Bachelor of Science in Physiological Optics, University Alabama, Birmingham, 1978. OD, University Alabama, 1980.

Career

General practice optometry, Fort Payne, Alabama, 1980. Adjunct faculty University Alabama Birmingham School Optometry, since 1986. Chairman Zoning Board, Fort Payne, 1985—1987.

Chairman planning commission, since 1987. Chairman Business ExceGen. Chairman practice optometry Fort Paynellence Education, since 1985.

Membership

Executive local council Boy Scouts American, since 1985. Member of Southern Council Optometrists., Alabama Optometric Association (board directors since 1985, president's award 1987), American Optometric Association (contact lens section), Rotary (board directors Fort Payne since 1985, vice president 1987-1988).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, tennis.

Connections

Married Laura Jane Sauls, May 30, 1976. Children: Amelia, Adam.