Pinnacle Award for Volunteerism

The ASOA Pinnacle Award for Volunteerism: In memory of William E. Rose, Jr

The ASOA Pinnacle Award for Volunteerism was established in memory of William E. Rose, Jr. and recognizes ASOA members who have tirelessly contributed to the society’s mission of advancing the skills and professionalism of ophthalmic practice management in the preceding calendar year. Prior to 2010, the award recognized ophthalmology practices that demonstrated an exemplary effort to eliminate potential abusive billing practices and maintain compliance with government regulations.
Nominees are evaluated by their ASOA membership involvement in the following categories.

  • ASOA Membership (minimum of 3 years required)
  • Service on ASOA Committees and/or Task Forces
  • Speaker at ASOA Congress on Ophthalmic Practice Management
  • Active contributor to ASOA EyeMail
  • Article author for Administrative Eyecare
  • Roundtable Facilitator or Session Moderator at ASOA Congress on Ophthalmic Practice Management

Pinnacle Award Recipients
 

2017
Andrew Maller, BSM Consulting Group, Phoenix, AZ

2016
Donald B. Holmes, Cincinnati Eye Institute, Cincinnati, OH

2015
Karen S. Bachman, The Eye Institute of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT

2013
Suzanne Bruno, Horizon Eye Care, Margate City, New Jersey

2012
Kenneth Woodworth, Kentucky Eye Center, Lexington, Kentucky

2011
Candace Simerson, Minnesota Eye Consultants, Bloomington, Minnesota

2010
Liz Parrott, Raleigh Ophthalmology, Raleigh, North Carolina

2008
Looking Glass Eye Center, Brevard, North Carolina
Ohio Valley Physicians, Parkersburg, West Virginia
Proffitt Eye Associates, Grand Island, Nebraska

2007
Marietta Eye Clinic, Marietta, Georgia
Palm Beach Eye Center, Atlantic, Florida
Sierra Eye Care, Sacramento, California

2006
Cascade Eye Center, The Dalles, Oregon
Glaucoma Consultants of East Texas, Nacogdoches, Texas
Retina Associates of Cleveland, Beachwood, Ohio

2005
Brenner Eye Center, Long Beach, California
Colvard Eye Center, Encino, California
TriState Centers For Sight, Inc., Covington, Kentucky

2004
Eye Q Vision Care, Fresno, California
Palm Beach Eye Associates, Lake Worth, Florida
Montgomery Eye Physicians, P.C., Montgomery, Alabama

2003
DeHaven Eye Clinic, Tyler, Texas
Ohio Eye Associates Eye Surgery and Laser Center, Mansfield, Ohio

2002
Young Eye Institute, Lawton, Oklahoma
Drs. Fine, Hoffman, Packer, Eugene, Oregon
Casey Eye Institute, Portland, Oregon