January 2006 Meeting

sponsored by

Eagle Optical

Speaker Bill Verde of Vision Web

Speaker Peggy Miller, Ombudsman for Region C DMERC

Annual Subscriber Reginald Cahee with Shianne Barnes.

Jon Herring and Mark Rice talk shop.

John Coyle and Charles Long
visit the buffet line.

Sammy Timpa does some catching
up wtih Bryan Huskey.

Mark Rice makes announcements.

Mark Rice awards Bill Verde of Vision
Web a plaque of appreciation.

Former President Peter Canovas
with John Long of Safilo.

President Mark Rice awards Juliet Diaz of Hawaii a $25 AMEX gift card.

Hawaiian optician, Juliet Diaz poses
with Secretary Lisa Harmon.

  A tasty buffet is laid out at Dave and Buster's.
Attendees stay focused on the speaker.


Alan Conner of Conner Optical

Jack Bondzio & Patti Fagen
 of Eagle Optical

Bryan Huskey of Professional
Optical in Texas City.

Our visiting Hawaiian Optician, Juliet Diaz listens to Bill Verde's seminar.

COAT Registrar Kate McCartney
helps Tom Bryan of Pasadena Eye Associates.

Who's that girl?
Be the first to ID this attendee's name and receive a gift at the March meeting!  Email
name to coatmail@sbcglobal.net

Sammy Timpa of Richardson
Contact Lenses.

Sir Jon Herring of Plaza Optical
in Kingwood.


Morris Greene & Mary Barela of Wooten Optical.

Patti Fagen helps Mark present a
prize drawing to Jon Herring.

Many thanks to Bruce Richardson for graciously taking on the title of COAT photographer.  He has done a fantastic job and we greatly appreciate his time and effort in helping make COAT an organization that continues to grow.