Edna McKinney, Administrative Assistant
Ms. McKinney joined the NJSOP staff in December of 2006 as a temporary Administrative Assistant. During that time she focused her attention on the Oral Pharmaceutical Course and helped process the 500+ registrations and phone calls. Her enthusiasm and competency was valued so much that she was asked to join the team as a permanent full time employee in January 2007.
Ms. McKinney brings six years of optometric experience with her. She previous work as an optometric assistant during which time she earned her CPO (Certified Paraoptometric) credentialing.
Ms. McKinney’s responsibilities at NJSOP include membership services, dues billing and receipts, accounting, assisting the Executive Secretary with pre-meeting registration and on-site registration, and numerous other administrative duties. She is the pleasant voice on the phone when you call the NJSOP office and she is always eager to assist members.
In addition, Ms. McKinney represents NJSOP at the New Jersey Special Olympics Summer games at the college of New Jersey every year.
During her free time Ms. McKinney enjoys spending time with her husband, Kevin, and daughter, Alexis.