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UC Berkeley School of Optometry
Minor Hall
University of California
Berkeley, CA  94720-2020
(510)643-5968 (Main)
(510)642-9537 (Admissions)
(510)642-2020 (Eye Center)

Faculty Administrators

John Flanagan PhD, DSc(hon), FCOptom, FAAO 510-642-3414

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Gunilla Haegerstrom-Portnoy, OD, PhD, FAAO 510-642-9966

Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs; Director of Clinics
Christina Wilmer, OD, FAAO 510-642-0945

Associate Dean for Student Affairs; Head Graduate Advisor
Nancy McNamara, OD, PhD, MPH 510-642-9537

Chair, Vision Science Program
Rowland Taylor, PhD 510-643-8459

Faculty Directors

Director, Berkeley Optometry Online Education
Harry Green, OD, PhD, FAAO 510-642-9803

Director, Clinical Research Center (CRC)
Meng C. Lin, OD, PhD, FAAO 510-643-9252

Director, Digital Health
Harry Green, OD, PhD, FAAO 510-642-9803

Director, NEI Summer Research Program
Christine Wildsoet, OD, PhD 510-643-4472

Director, Residency Programs, On-Campus Programs
Kuniyoshi Kanai, OD, FAAO 510-642-2020

Director, Residency Programs, Affiliated Programs
Christina S. Wilmer, OD, FAAO 510-642-0945

Graduate Advisor

John Corzine, OD, FAAO (Optometry) 510-643-2793

Michael Silver, PhD (Vision Science) 510-643-3130

Dean’s Office

Academic Personnel Specialist
Maria C. Alegria 510-642-5617

Executive Assistant to Dean
Annie Yeh 510-643-5968

Administration & Finance

Assistant Dean of Operations
Monica Porter 510-664-5094

Director of Financial Planning and Analysis
Luis Ruiz 510-664-5094

Director of Clinic Financial Planning and Analysis
Patrick Richards 510-664-4632

Admissions and Student Affairs

Interim Assistant Dean for Admissions, Optometry
Kait Guthrie 510-642-9537

Associate Director of Admissions and Student Affairs, Vision Science and Residency
Carissa Caloud
ccaloud@berkeley.eduu 510-643-6696

Student Affairs Coordinator
Eurie Nam 510-642-9537


Director of Communications
Eric Craypo 510-468-7687

Student Assistant
Lauren Ogata

Student Assistant
Taylor Tenn

Continuing Education & Events

Director, Continuing Education and Events
Lyudmila Martello 510-289-3315

Coordinator, Continuing Education & Events
Quelani Penland 510-642-6547

Coordinator, Continuing Education & Events
Elizabeth Yuen 510-642-6547

Development & Alumni Relations

Assistant Dean, Development and Alumni Relations
Kristen Williams 510-642-4491

Associate Director, Alumni Relations & Annual Fund
Rebecca Ricksen 510-664-7626

Director of Philanthropy
Ciel Mahoney 510-642-1877

Development Associate
Goldie Negelev 510-642-2622


Facilities Management & Safety Officer
Clifford E. Lobberegt 510-643-2689

Assistant Facilities Manager
Augustus Jacobs 510-643-2602

Meredith W. Morgan Eye Center

Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs; Director of Clinics
Christina Wilmer, OD, FAAO 510-642-0945

Clinic Manager
Rob Herrick 510-642-9039

Clinic Administration Office
Erika Racklin 510-642-2020

Pamela & Kenneth Fong Library

Debbie Jan 510-642-1020