Welcome to SEE’s Newest Board Members

July 2022 | SEE News

By Paolena Comouche

Content Writer / Special Projects

The SEE team is honored to welcome the newest members of our Board of Directors! 

William O'Connor, SEE Board MemberWilliam O’Connor – William E. O’Connor is a highly motivated self-starter who was the founder, owner, and C.E.O of Horizons Window Fashions, a wholesaler of unique and high-end custom window fashions. Since Horizons Window Fashions was sold, Mr. O’Connor has served as a consultant & advisor to clients such as AIM Communications, Greater Source Innovations, Window-ology, SecurShade, and Select Blinds. In addition to being a consultant, Mr. O’Connor actively supports and provides helpful guidance to local nonprofits and organizations in his community to share his time and knowledge. SEE appreciates Mr. O’Connors generosity as displayed by not only his significant contributions to our sight-restoring efforts over many years, but by volunteering his time to help develop necessary and strategic reviews on development and marketing outreach.

Lauren Shatz, SEE Board of DirectorsDr. Lauren Shatz -Dr. Lauren Shatz is a board-certified ophthalmologist specializing in cataract surgery and corneal diseases in Northampton, Massachusetts. Volunteer work is an important component of Dr. Shatz’s career. Each year, he partners with our organization to provide free eyecare services to underserved populations in countries where quality health care is scarce. Dr. Shatz has traveled to Cambodia, India, Vietnam and Honduras for short-term, sight-restoring clinics in partnership with SEE. He also serves as an instructor for SEE International, teaching U.S. based surgeons techniques that are valuable in low-resource settings.

 

SEE is so excited to have these well-rounded individuals as members of our board, and we look forward to their invaluable guidance and leadership!