By Linda Conlin, ABOC, NCLEC

I’m pleased to welcome Rebecca Soto as a Pro to Pro contributing editor. Rebecca is a Licensed Optician, ABO and NCLE certified, and Practicum Coordinator of Vision Care Technology at Goodwin College in East Hartford, Connecticut. Rebecca is earning her Master’s Degree in Education at the University of St. Joseph in West Hartford, Connecticut. Rebecca teaches fabrication, dispensing, and ophthalmic business courses at Goodwin College. She also prepares students to sit for the American Board of Opticianry Exam. Rebecca received the 2016 teaching excellence award at Goodwin College.