SEE International is excited to welcome Joseph K. Hopkins as the newest member of our Board of Directors! Joseph’s background involves over 20 years of experience within entrepreneurship, technology, global operations management and business development responsibilities largely within the Healthcare and Life Sciences industry. He has served in key executive management roles for Fortune 500 companies, including Kaiser Permanente, 3M, GSK, Allergan, and KPMG. Joseph currently leads an innovative technology advisory and IP valuation services firm, and serves as the senior managing partner of a proprietary first-mover advantage technology incubation accelerator Fund.
As a member of SEE’s Board of Directors, Joseph will be working with an experienced group of professionals with various backgrounds to offer guidance on maximizing SEE’s efforts. This includes guiding SEE’s strategic focus, effectiveness, and financial sustainability and offering support through outreach, networking, and fundraising.
Upon joining our team, Joseph expressed his excitement to become a part of SEE’s mission:
“I am honored to join the Board of such an important and inspirational organization as SEE International. I look forward to collaborating with my fellow board members and applying my skills and experience to further the mission of the organization of bringing hope of eyesight to those individuals most in need of high-quality eye care and surgery. As I embark on this new journey, I am reminded that ‘not all of us can do great things, but we can do small things with great love.’”
We are confident that Joseph’s extensive professional background and passion for humanitarian healthcare will make him an invaluable addition to our Board. Welcome Joseph!