Optometry Examining Board

The Optometry Examining Board is created under Wis. Stat. § 15.405(8) and has authority as outlined in Wis. Stat. ch. 449.


The members of the Optometry Examining Board are appointed by the Governor and confirmed by the Legislature to serve four-year terms. The Board consists of five licensed optometrists and two public members.

MemberOfficerMember TypeTerm Expiration
​Slaby, Lisa L.
Chairperson​Optometrist Member​7/1/2027
​Wilson, Emmylou
​Vice Chairperson
​Optometrist Member
​Kenitz, Scott F. 
​Optometrist Member
​Jinkins, Mark A.

​Public Member
​Schulz, Robert C.
​Optometrist Member​7/1/2020*
​Sorce, Peter I.
Public Member​7/1/2023
​​Wonderling, Ann M.
​Optometrist Member

*Board members whose terms have expired may continue to serve until their successor is confirmed by the Senate.​


The Occupational Therapy Compact Commission (OTCC) invites you to provide public comments regarding the Data System Rules and Rules on Definitions.  ​The public comment period is for 30 days, from November 8 – December 8, 2023. Anyone interested in reviewing and/or providing public comment can click the link to each document and follow the instructions for submitting comments. After considering public comments, the OTCC will hold a special meeting on January 11, 2024 to vote each of these rules. You can find a list of upcoming OTCC and OTCC Committee meetings on the OT Compact meetings page. www.otcompact.org​​

Please review the following update:

NTSB Information on Risk of Pilot Impairment

On September 28, 2023, the Board reviewed and update​d the Wisconsin Optometry Examining Board Opioid Prescribing Guideline​. ​​

Last updated: 9/11​/​2023​