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Formed in 1957, the Ohio Lions Eye Research Foundation (OLERF) is a 501(c) (3) charitable foundation dedicated to helping children and adults with eye problems by funding eye research and student fellowships throughout Ohio.  Members are selected according to the Foundation’s constitution and governance.

Foundation Members

District Trustees
OH1: Dr. Mary Shenouda

OH2: PDG Myron Amstutz

OH3: Nancy Brown

OH4: PDG Mike Tyler

OH5: PDG Bill Christensen

OH6: David P. Jordan

OH7: PDG Ed Otte

At-Large Trustees
Doug Beitzel

PDG Micheal Gibbs

PDG Joe Jackson

PDG Rita Shisler

Executive Director
CC Lydia Houser *

Executive Treasurer
PCC Forrest Conrad

Legal Advisor
Dave Hunter

Scientific Advisor
Dr. Deborah Grzybowski

Governor Liaison: DG Don Wiechart

* Foundation Contact

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