Vision Source Promotes Artis, OD, MBA to Executive VP Operations

Derrick L. Artis, OD, MBA
KINGWOOD, Texas—Texas-based optometric alliance, Vision Source, has announced the promotion of Derrick L. Artis, OD, MBA from vice president of vendor relations and member services to executive vice president of operations.

In his new role, Artis will be responsible for leading the operations group “as they continue to deliver value to the Vision Source members and vendor partners,” the company said. Key leaders in the operations group are senior vice president, John McCall, OD, and the vendor relations team, vice president of practice development, Walt West, OD, and the practice development team, and vice president of professional development, Hans Kell, OD, who leads the administrator network and member services teams.

Prior to his employment at Vision Source, Artis was the director of professional affairs at Vistakon.