Sharon Copeland is a contact lens optician with an intimate understanding of the optical market, gained across a successful career working with some of the industry's leading players.
When commenting on her role and the industry, Sharon said:
'Optics is a profession that is constantly evolving and changing, particularly now. As a contact lens optician, we are given more responsibilities, so it's important to be up to date with current industry changes. This is what I really enjoy, as nothing is the same as yesterday.
With more than 10 years of experience, Sharon has proven abilities in successfully managing and training pre-registration contact lens opticians and dispensing opticians who have gone on to achieve General Optical specified core competencies.
Since qualifying as an eye care professional, Sharon has trained and supported optical staff within many opticians' branches within the UK.
When not working hard as an optician, Sharon likes to participate in various activities that allow her to help people. She has been involved with several fundraising activities for breast cancer, including half-marathons.
Aside from this, she also loves taking walks with her ‘fur baby', an adorable Poochon named Buddy.