Richard Ball

Michigan State Rep, 85th District, Republican  



  • Gender
    Male

    Family
    Wife: Connie; 2 Children: David, Michael; 1 Stepchild: Brian.

    Hometown
    Bennington Township, MI

    Education
    PhD, Visual Experimental Psychology, Michigan State University, 1963, Grade Point Average of 3.9
    MS, Physiological Optics, Ohio State University, 1958, Grade Point Average of 3.8
    BS, Optometry, Ohio State University, 1955, Grade Point Average of 3.7.

    Professional
    Optometrist, Ball and Seelye Optometry, Private Corporation, 1958-present
    Associate Professor of Physiology, Michigan State University, 1961-2002
    Adjunct Associate Professor of Osteopathic Medicine, Michigan State University, 1961-2002
    Optometrist, United States Army, 1955-1957.

    Political
    State Representative, Michigan State House of Representatives, 2005-present
    Member/President, Owosso Public School Board of Education, 1982-1991, 1997-2005
    Candidate, Michigan State House of Representatives, District 85, 1998.

    Religion
    Protestant

    Congressional Membership
    Executive Committee, Shiawassee County Republican Committee, 1998-present
    Member, Shiawassee County Health Board, 1997-2005.

    Organizations
    Vision Section Chairman, Michigan Public Health Association, present.

Michigan
Last Update
10/23/2010
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