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About Us

Our Organization

Formerly known as, "Rhode Island Association of Registered Dispensing Opticians" (R.I.A.R.D.O.), is an association rich in its heritage, committed to the advancement of opticians in Rhode Island, and always looking out for its members.

Now named: Optician Association of Rhode Island (O.A.R.I.)

Board of Directors

President :  Fran Lynch

President-Elect: Christine Chan

Secretary:  Jennifer M. Puffer

Treasurer:  Linda Carpentier