The American Optometric Student Association Elects New Officers

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Devin Sasser, AOSA president.

ST. LOUIS—The American Optometric Student Association (AOSA) elected four new officers at the organization’s recent board of trustees meeting in Dallas. Devin Sasser, a third-year student at the University of Missouri-St. Louis College of Optometry, was elected president. He graduated with a B.S. in biology from Xavier University in Louisiana.

Jennifer Turano, a third-year student at Salus University-Pennsylvania College of Optometry, was elected vice president. She graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology with a B.S. in biomedical photographic communications. Keylee Clemons Brown, a third-year student at Inter American University of Puerto Rico, was elected secretary. She graduated from North Georgia College and State University with a degree in biology. Stefan Levay-Young, a third-year student at State University of New York State College of Optometry, was elected treasurer. He graduated with a B.S. in biology from the University of Wisconsin, Madison.

The AOSA represents more than 6,400 students attending the 23 schools and colleges of optometry throughout the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico. Each school has a unique AOSA chapter which raises thousands of dollars for community outreach and dedicates hundreds of hours in community service. Each school is represented on the AOSA Board by a trustee and trustee-elect.