The Department of Ophthalmology not only has exceptional faculty members, but it is also comprised of dedicated and professional administrators and directors who help run the educational, research and clinical aspects of the department daily. Please feel free to contact them with any questions or concerns.


  • Bonnie Wang

    • Department Administrator/CFO
  • Kara Bauer

    • Associate Director of Research Administration
  • Francesca Savia

    • Director of Human Resources & Academic Affairs
  • Jane Heffner

    • Executive Director of Development
  • Mel Rodriguez

    • Director of Finance & Operations
  • Trish Galvin

    • Education Coordinator

Clinical Practice

  • Daniel Trese

    • Director of Practice Operations
  • David Lawe

    • Practice Operations Manager
  • David Eppenstein

    • Practice Operations Manager
  • Valerie Collazo

    • Practice Operations Manager
  • Jennifer Bazaz

    • Ophthalmic Technician Manager