Agency Board Elects a New Secretary and Two Members

Headshots of agency board members Kate Raymond, DaWayne Cleckley, and Erin Pietrulewicz

Kate Raymond has been elected Secretary of the Center for Vision Loss Board of Directors, DaWayne Cleckley has been elected to the board, and Erin Pietrulewicz has been elected to a second board term. Raymond has been a Director of Marketing and Public Relations for St. Luke’s University Health Network since 2011 and was a […]

Read More…

Endowment Foundation Board Elects Two New Officers, New Member

A photo that represents the endowment Board of Directors

The Center for Vision Loss Endowment Foundation Board of Directors elected a new Vice President, a new Treasurer, and a new board member during its quarterly meeting Monday night. Todd Donnelly, Director of Business Development for The Workshop Content Studios, was elected Vice President. John Sharkey, a retired Senior Partner for Concannon Miller & Company, […]

Read More…

Janet Salek, Retired Educator of Students with Vision Loss, Elected to Agency Board

Photo to represent the agency's Board of Directors

Janet Salek, a retired educator who taught students with vision and hearing loss throughout the United States, was elected to the Center for Vision Loss Board of Directors during the board’s November meeting. Salek has been a volunteer and a braille instructor at the agency’s Monroe campus since 2018. Throughout a career of nearly 40 […]

Read More…

Devin Darby Elected to Agency Board of Directors

Photo of Devin Darby

Devin Darby, MS, OTR/L, an Occupational Therapist for Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network, was elected to the Center for Vision Loss Board of Directors during the board’s September meeting. Darby has been a therapist in Good Shepherd’s vision rehabilitation group since 2016, and has been with the network since 2011. In her role, she designs and […]

Read More…

Agency Announces Board, Officer Elections; Linwood Gehris Re-Elected Board President

Photo of Linwood Gehris

The Center for Vision Loss Board of Directors has announced the re-election of its President and Vice President, the election of a new Treasurer and Secretary, and the election of three new members during its May meeting. Linwood Gehris, a Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor with Affiliated Financial Planners, was elected to a second two-year term […]

Read More…

Ross Ramaley, Esq., Elected to Agency Board of Directors

Photo of Ross Ramaley, Esq.

Ross Ramaley, Esq., was elected to the Center for Vision Loss Board of Directors during the board’s November meeting. Ramaley is an Associate Attorney with Gross McGinley Attorneys at Law in Allentown, PA.  As a member of the firm’s Business Services Group, he assists banking, non-profit, technology, advertising, and commercial real estate clients with general […]

Read More…

Enabling Personal Triumphs: Agency Adopts Strategic Plan, New Mission Statement

Photo of a client as she tends to a plant that she potted

The Center for Vision Loss Board of Directors has adopted a new strategic plan and a new mission statement that reflects the agency’s value for people of all ages and visual capabilities. Ratified Wednesday during the board’s July meeting, the 2018-2021 strategic plan seeks to leverage the agency’s continued evolution to achieve greater recognition and […]

Read More…

Pravak, Gerhart Elected to Center for Vision Loss Board of Directors

Photo to represent the agency's Board of Directors

Roman Pravak, M.D., and Richard Gerhart, CFP, were elected to the Center for Vision Loss Board of Directors during the board’s March meeting. Pravak is an ophthalmologist with St. Luke’s University in Bethlehem, PA, and Medical Director of the St. Luke’s Retina Center. Pravak earned his medical degree from SUNY Health Science Center and completed […]

Read More…