Board Members and Professional Staff

The Kentucky Board of Optometric Examiners consists of five (5) members appointed by the Governor.  Four (4) members are practicing optometrists well grounded in the practice of optometry and one (1) citizen at large who is not associated with the practice of optometry.

Board Members

Jonathan L. Shrewsbury, O.D.
P.O. Box 109
Beaver Dam, KY  42330

Lee S. Peplinski, O.D.
Vice President
1935 Bluegrass Avenue
Suite 200
Louisville, KY  40215


Freddie M. Mayes, O.D.
P.O. Box 676
Central City, KY  42330

William T. Reynolds, O.D.
1020 Gibson Bay
Richmond, KY  40475

Harold E. Corder, II
Consumer Member
128 Valley Drive
Science Hill, KY  42553


Professional Staff

Connie F. Calvert
Executive Director
2365 Harrodsburg Road
Suite A240
Lexington, KY  40504-3333​​

Hon. Carson Kerr

Public Protection Cabinet
Frankfort, KY  40601