Fran Pierce, Chairman and CEO of Data Systems Analysts, an organization that is an innovative leader delivering secure technology and information management solutions to Federal and State Governments and commercial enterprises, received the 2019 International Eye Foundation Promotion of Peace and Vision Award. The award honors the memory of IEF founder Dr. John Harry King, Jr. and his living vision and philosophy “...the promotion of peace through the prevention of blindness.” Dr. King believed deeply in the power of international exchange and sharing of expertise to achieve the greater goal of sight preservation and blindness prevention.
The annual award is presented to an ophthalmologist and a community member, each of whom has demonstrated their extraordinary commitment to IEF through active involvement and support of international blindness prevention. Fran is serving her fifth term on the Board of Directors of The International Eye Foundation. She currently serves on the Finance Committee.
“Receiving the Promotion of Peace and Vision Award is an honor. The organization supports crucial vision care worldwide, and in locations where doctors and professionals make a tremendous impact in the communities”, said Fran Pierce.
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