Wyoming Board of Examiners in Optometry

BOARD COMPOSITION

The board consists of three (3) members appointed by the governor for a term of three (3) years. Each member of the board shall be a resident of the State of Wyoming and shall have been engaged in the actual practice of optometry in the state for at least one (1) year prior to appointment. These members are appointed to the Board by the Wyoming Governor.

BOARD SERVICE

If you are interested in serving on this or other boards, please visit the Governor's Web Site on Boards and Commissions.

BOARD MEMBER HISTORY

You can view a history of Board membership here. Please note the records go only as far back as 1996.

The Wyoming Board of Examiners in Optometry is staffed through the Professional Licensing Boards Office, a division of A&I.


BOARD MEMBERS

We request that all correspondence be directed to the Board office and not to Board Members. This is to:

  • Ensure the Board Office can maintain all records of correspondence to comply with the Public Records Act, Wyoming Statute 16-4-201 through 205.
  • Ensure no board member speaks on behalf of the board and that board decisions are made at appropriately noticed public meetings in accordance with the Public Meetings Act, Wyoming Statute 16-4-401 through 408.
  • Ensure that any potential case is conducted according to the Administrative Procedure Act, Wyoming Statute 16-3-101 through 115.

COBY S. RAMSEY, O.D.

PRESIDENT

Licensed Optometrist

License # 234T

Rock Springs, Wyoming

Appointed: 03/2010

Term Expires: 03/2019

PAUL L. GUSTAFSON, O.D.

VICE PRESIDENT

Licensed Optometrist

License # 267T

Casper, Wyoming

Appointed: 03/2017

Term Expires: 03/2020

DANIEL R. PERALA, O.D.

SECRETARY-TREASURER

Licensed Optometrist

License # 220T

Cheyenne, Wyoming

Appointed: 03/2018

Term Expires: 03/2021

You can find Board Staff information on the Contact Us page.