Emeriti

Presidents Emeriti

Marshall B. Ketchum, MD
President Emeritus, 1920
Los Angeles Medical School of Ophthalmology and Optometry

Ernest A. Hutchinson, OptD, DOS
President Emeritus, 1952
Los Angeles College of Optometry

Richard L. Hopping, OD, DOS, DSc 
President Emeritus, 1997
Southern California College of Optometry

Lesley L. Walls, OD, MD, DOS
President Emeritus, 2008
Southern California College of Optometry

Faculty and Administrators Emeriti

Distinguished Professors Emeriti

Charles A. Abel, OD
Distinguished Professor Emeritus, 1982
Southern California College of Optometry

John R. Griffin, OD, MSEd
Distinguished Professor Emeritus, 2002
Southern California College of Optometry

Michael W. Rouse, OD, MSEd
Distinguished Professor Emeritus, 2009
Southern California College of Optometry

Harue J. Marsden, OD, MS
Distinguished Professor Emeritus, 2017 (posthumously)
Southern California College of Optometry

Professors Emeriti

Leslie W. Scown, OD
Professor Emeritus, 1954
Los Angeles College of Optometry

Frank W. Weymouth, PhD
Professor Emeritus, 1961
Los Angeles College of Optometry

Arthur W. Nye, PhD
Professor Emeritus, 1962
Los Angeles College of Optometry

Harry W. Bloom, OD, DOS
Professor Emeritus, 1969
Los Angeles College of Optometry

Dorothy A. Bergin, OD, MSEd
Professor Emerita, 1981
Southern California College of Optometry

James R. Gregg, OD, DOS
Professor Emeritus, 1984
Southern California College of Optometry

Charles B. Margach, OD, MS
Professor Emeritus, 1987
Southern California College of Optometry

William N. Brisbane, OD
Professor Emeritus, 1991
Southern California College of Optometry

Siret D. Jaanus, PhD, LHD
Professor Emeritus, 1992
Southern California College of Optometry

Allan N. Fried, OD
Professor Emeritus, 1995
Southern California College of Optometry

Morris Applebaum, OD
Professor Emeritus, 1998
Southern California College of Optometry

Elizabeth E. Caloroso, OD, MOpt
Professor Emerita, 1998
Southern California College of Optometry

Wayne W. Hoeft, OD
Professor Emeritus, 2000
Southern California College of Optometry

Freddy W. L. Chang, OD, PhD
Professor Emeritus, 2002
Southern California College of Optometry

Walter Wm. Chase, OD, MS
Professor Emeritus, 2004
Southern California College of Optometry

David G. Kirschen, OD, PhD
Professor Emeritus, 2009
Southern California College of Optometry

Kenneth E. Brookman, OD, PhD, MPH
Professor Emeritus, 2016
Southern California College of Optometry

David C. Bright, OD
Professor Emeritus, 2017
Southern California College of Optometry 

Associate Professor Emeritus

Solomon I. Chattel, OD
Associate Professor Emeritus, 1996
Southern California College of Optometry

Provost Emeritus

Morris S. Berman, OD, MS
Provost Emeritus, 2016
Marshall B. Ketchum University

Vice President Emeriti

William E. Heaton Jr.
Vice President Emeritus, 2012
Southern California College of Optometry

Lorraine I. Voorhees, OD, MS
Vice President Emerita, 2016
Marshall B. Ketchum University

Honorary Life Board Members/Trustees Emeriti

Until 1981, a member of the Board of Trustees who served six years or more with distinction was designated “Honorary Life Member” by action of the Board. After that year, the title was changed to “Trustee Emeritus”.

Marshall B. Ketchum, MD
Honorary Life Member, 1924
Los Angeles School of Optometry

Harry L. Fuog, OptD
Honorary Life Member, 1928
Los Angeles School of Optometry

J. William Brown, OptD
Honorary Life Member, 1939
Los Angeles School of Optometry

Glenn Winslow, OptD
President Emeritus of the Board of Trustees, 1946
Los Angeles School of Optometry

Lynn F. Sherman, OptD
Honorary Life Member, 1946
Los Angeles School of Optometry

Arthur E. Hoare, OptD
Honorary Life Member, 1948
Los Angeles School of Optometry

Joy G. Goodsell, OptD
Honorary Life Member, 1951
Los Angeles College of Optometry

Roy M. Swain, BSc in Optom
Honorary Life Member, 1954
Los Angeles College of Optometry

Donald E. Morrison, OptD
Honorary Life Member, 1956
Los Angeles College of Optometry

Louis H. Jaques, OptD
Honorary Life Member, 1957
Los Angeles College of Optometry

Hugo Apel, OptD
Honorary Life Member, 1958
Los Angeles College of Optometry

Solon M. Braff, BSc in Optom
Honorary Life Member, 1959
Los Angeles College of Optometry

C. Leonard Emery, OD
Honorary Life Member, 1959
Los Angeles College of Optometry

Wayne Morrison, OD
Honorary Life Member, 1960
Los Angeles College of Optometry

Fauntleroy L. Hunsaker, OD
Honorary Life Member, 1961
Los Angeles College of Optometry

Jay M. Hilligoss, BSc in Optom
Honorary Life Member, 1962
Los Angeles College of Optometry

Ralph F. Coops, OD
Honorary Life Member, 1963
Los Angeles College of Optometry

Bernard I. Hansen, OD
Honorary Life Member, 1964
Los Angeles College of Optometry

Hugh C. Willett, DSc
Honorary Life Member, 1966
Los Angeles College of Optometry

George Collins, OD
Honorary Life Member, 1968
Los Angeles College of Optometry

Charles McQuarrie, OD
Honorary Life Member, 1968
Los Angeles College of Optometry

Peter L. Spencer, PhD
Honorary Life Member, 1968
Los Angeles College of Optometry

Donald Allison, OptD
Honorary Life Member, 1969
Los Angeles College of Optometry

William Fleischman, OD
Honorary Life Member, 1969
Los Angeles College of Optometry

Handel W. Kelly
Honorary Life Member, 1970
Los Angeles College of Optometry

Robert Kircher
Honorary Life Member, 1970
Los Angeles College of Optometry

Delwyn G. Schubert, PhD
Honorary Life Member, 1970
Los Angeles College of Optometry

Akira Tajiri, OD
Honorary Life Member, 1970
Los Angeles College of Optometry

William M. Ketchum, OptD
Honorary Life Member, 1971
Los Angeles College of Optometry

Adam E. Diehl, MBA
Honorary Life Member, 1972
Southern California College of Optometry

Arthur C. Heinsen, OD
Honorary Life Member, 1972
Southern California College of Optometry

Ross Hendrix, OD
Honorary Life Member, 1972
Southern California College of Optometry

Allan Pyeatt, OD
Honorary Life Member, 1972
Southern California College of Optometry

Nickolas Shammas
Honorary Life Member, 1972
Southern California College of Optometry

John E. Archer, OD
Honorary Life Member, 1973
Southern California College of Optometry

Gerald Bagley, OD
Honorary Life Member, 1973
Southern California College of Optometry

Leland Geiler
Honorary Life Member, 1973
Southern California College of Optometry

George Miyake, OD
Honorary Life Member, 1973
Southern California College of Optometry

Walter O. Studt, OptD
Honorary Life Member, 1973
Southern California College of Optometry

William M. Alberts, OD
Honorary Life Member, 1974
Southern California College of Optometry

O. Doyle Dannenberg, OD
Honorary Life Member, 1974
Southern California College of Optometry

Idus Harper, OD
Honorary Life Member, 1974
Southern California College of Optometry

Herbert Kent, OD
Honorary Life Member, 1974
Southern California College of Optometry

Gabriel Lizer, LLD
Honorary Life Member, 1974
Southern California College of Optometry

Homer A. Nelson, OD
Honorary Life Member, 1974
Southern California College of Optometry

Gerald S. Watts
Honorary Life Member, 1974
Southern California College of Optometry

John R. Dean, OptD
Honorary Life Member, 1975
Southern California College of Optometry

Warren Hollingsworth, OD
Honorary Life Member, 1976
Southern California College of Optometry

E. Clarke Deacon, OptD
Honorary Life Member, 1977
Southern California College of Optometry

Homer Hendrickson, OD
Honorary Life Member, 1978
Southern California College of Optometry

Richard Lyons, MBA
Honorary Life Member, 1978
Southern California College of Optometry

Hershel B. Welton, OD
Honorary Life Member, 1978
Southern California College of Optometry

Samuel Davis, OD
Honorary Life Member, 1979
Southern California College of Optometry

Paul C. Barr, OD
Honorary Life Member, 1980
Southern California College of Optometry

Leon G. Lipkis, OD
Honorary Life Member, 1980
Southern California College of Optometry

John B. Cogan
Trustee Emeritus, 1981
Southern California College of Optometry

Warren H. Deering, LLM
Trustee Emeritus, 1981
Southern California College of Optometry

Orestes Reghellis, OD
Trustee Emeritus, 1981
Southern California College of Optometry

Carl Haven Young, EdD
Trustee Emeritus, 1981
Southern California College of Optometry

Charles V. Keernan Jr., MSW, MS
Trustee Emeritus, 1984
Southern California College of Optometry

Robert Severtson, OD
Trustee Emeritus, 1984
Southern California College of Optometry

Harry W. Bloom, OD
Trustee Emeritus, 1985
Southern California College of Optometry

L. Earl Jones, OD
Trustee Emeritus, 1985
Southern California College of Optometry

Cindy S. Sun, OD
Trustee Emerita, 1985
Southern California College of Optometry

Arthur K. Coty
Trustee Emeritus, 1986
Southern California College of Optometry

Samuel M. Genensky, PhD
Trustee Emeritus, 1986
Southern California College of Optometry

Miles P. McCarthay, PhD
Trustee Emeritus, 1986
Southern California College of Optometry

Norman D. Miller, OD
Trustee Emeritus, 1987
Southern California College of Optometry

Martin P. Dales, OD
Trustee Emeritus, 1989
Southern California College of Optometry

Lela A. Elgin, OD
Trustee Emerita, 1990 (posthumously)
Southern California College of Optometry

Robert F. Kettenhofen, OD
Trustee Emeritus, 1991
Southern California College of Optometry

Robert O. Dundas, OD
Trustee Emeritus, 1994
Southern California College of Optometry

Walter J. Pray, MA, MSEd
Trustee Emeritus, 1994 (posthumously)
Southern California College of Optometry

Chris T. Tasulis, Jr., OD
Trustee Emeritus, 1994 (posthumously)
Southern California College of Optometry

Linda K. LeQuire
Trustee Emerita, 1996
Southern California College of Optometry

James H. Blake
Trustee Emeritus, 2002
Southern California College of Optometry

Arthur W. Gray, Jr., JD
Trustee Emeritus, 2002
Southern California College of Optometry