|Interim Chairperson of the Board of Directors
General Manager of Eyeglass World
Kevin Hassey joined the RestoringVision Board of Directors in 2020.
Kevin spent the early part of his nearly 30 year optical career at the Luxottica Group. During his 15 years there, his responsibilities included Chief Marketing Officer of LensCrafters and Founding General Manager of EyeMed Vision Care.
Kevin took a 4 year sabbatical during his time at Luxottica (after 8 years) to become President of LCA Vision, which became the largest US lasik provider and a Wall Street favorite. He then returned to Luxottica to finish the remainder of his 15 years there.
Post Luxottica Group, Kevin has spent his time in two areas. First, helping to grow National Vision, an optical retailer with over 1,100 stores. His current position is General Manager of Eyeglass World, a National Vision brand. Second, Kevin is very active in optical philanthropy, having held various responsibilities including CEO of VisionSpring, Board member VisionSpring, and advisor to RestoringVision.
Kevin holds a B.S. degree in Marketing from Boston College and an M.B.A. degree from Carnegie Mellon University.