Each OSA officers each possess outstanding records of scientific achievement in the field of optics. The time and effort given by OSA's elected representatives provide a strong foundation for the Society's future.

2015 Officers


Election for 2016 Offices

Thank you to those members who voted in the recent OSA Election. OSA is pleased to announce that its members have elected Ian Walmsley of University of Oxford, UK, as its 2016 vice president. Three directors-at-large were also chosen during this year's election: Michal Lipson, Columbia University, US; Franz Käertner, Center for Free-Electron Laser Science (DESY) and University of Hamburg, Germany, and Turan Erdogan, Melles Griot and IDEX Optics & Photonics, US.