Donna Hatch, LDO, HFOAA, FNAO
Donna has lived and loved Yakima Valley all her life. Bringing the intensity and love for the Optical Industry to everyone that will listen. She is currently the Manager for Central Valley Eye Clinic/Optical, and owner of D & D Management Services.
Donna started in the optical industry in 1985, working for Award Optical filling frame orders, then transferred to Vision Craft, Inc in 1987 as a customer service representative, and later graduating to their bookkeeper. By 1990 she moved on to becoming a Registered Apprentice Optician with The Optical Shopp, later passing her tests to earn her Washington State Licensed Dispensing Optician (LDO) certificate. In 2002 The Optical Shopp was sold to Dr. Abel Li.
Donna’s career has progressed for the Eyecare Industry, with a passion to educate Opticians. She has been the Executive Director for the Opticians Association of Washington since 2000, and concurrently sits on the Board of Directors of the Opticians Association of America.
Achieving results with partners producing excellent education for Opticians is her current goal and life’s work.