Maureen is Development Director of the American Academy of Optometry Foundation, with the responsibility for educating corporate partners and colleagues on the Foundation's achievements and the critical role it plays in the optometric profession. She has over 25 years of fundraising experience including annual giving, major gifts, corporate and foundation grant and proposal writing, planned giving and special events.
Maureen most recently served as Director of Development for the ARVO Foundation for Eye Research, where she had been since 2008. She served in similar senior capacities for the Washington Home and Hospice, in Washington, DC, and Montgomery Hospice Foundation in Montgomery County, Maryland. In her spare time, Maureen and her husband, Rick, enjoy traveling.