Leadership Institute

LI_BannerThe NOA Leadership Institute was created to identify, educate, inspire, and empower a community of leaders to become engaged advocates for the profession. It provides recently-licensed optometrists (licensed 10 years or less) in Nebraska, the opportunity to enhance their abilities to be successful practitioners and leaders in the profession and in their community.

Each year only a few NOA members are accepted into this elite program. Persons nominated for this program must be NOA members in good standing who have been licensed optometrists for ten years or less, and who have shown leadership potential when serving their profession, their patients, and their community.

The NOA Leadership Institute consists of 5 classes highlighting leadership skills, personal and professional leadership, and leadership in advocacy. Each class provides an opportunity for discussion among the class and with past and present NOA Leaders. The institute brings in motivational speakers, marketing professionals, and skills based experts to enhance each participants leadrsehip skills.

For more information, please contact the NOA Office.

2018/19 NOA Leadership Institute:
Left to Right: Lynda Conner, OD; Marie Bolin, OD, Laura Schindler, OD; Scott Ronhovde, OD; and Brad Marcy, OD