Michael Patrick Coleman is a certified ophthalmic technician (COT) & optician (ABOC). He has worked in, and managed, optometry and ophthalmology clinics in the military and civilian environment. Clinically, he’s worked with over 40 different optometrists and ophthalmologists in the past 26 years. As a Master Instructor for the USAF Optometric Technician course for over five years, he trained hundreds of eye technicians & dispensing opticians. Currently a national paraoptometric speaker who has taught at SECO International and numerous state optometric associations, his primary goal is to help others learn by presenting material in an entertaining and understandable manner.