Speaker Announcement – Doctor of Optometry Shane Foster

Dr. Shane Foster owns Athens Eye Care, a three-doctor optometry practice in Athens, Ohio, where he provides comprehensive eye care to residents of Southeastern Ohio and West Virginia. He has a special interest in children’s vision issues and specialty contact lenses. He is passionate about increasing access to eye care for rural Ohioans and educating the public about the important connection between vision and learning.

Dr. Foster is deeply involved in the optometric profession, currently serving as the Secretary-Treasurer of the Ohio Optometric Association and as

President of the Ohio Optometric Foundation. He has also been appointed to the American Optometric Association New Technology Committee. He is a consultant for companies in the ophthalmic and pharmaceutical industries and is a regional administrator for Vision Source. Locally, Dr. Foster volunteers on the Board of Directors of the Ohio University Credit Union. He resides in Athens with his husband and son.