Conexus welcomed former Virginia First Lady, Roxane Gilmore as the new Conexus Board Chairman at the October 7th Board meeting. Roxane was unanimously elected by her peers after holding the Vice Chair position. Roxane replaces 2 term Board Chair, Dr. Bo Pegram. Dr. Pegram extended his Chairmanship at the request of the Board to help ease the transition from Prevent Blindness Mid-Atlantic to Conexus and in thanks for his extended service current and past Board and staff raised $7,900 to honor Bo with a donation in his name to Conexus.
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A Tradition of Saving Sight Conexus, formerly known as Prevent Blindness Mid-Atlantic, was established in 1957 as the National Society to Prevent Blindness - Virginia Affiliate. Throughout our history, our name has changed to reflect our vision and reach, but our mission is clear: eliminating undetected and untreated vision problems as barriers to success, enabling all children to reach their fullest potential.