2017 Advocating for Eye Health True to her ChangeMaker title and on behalf of hH, Chelsea advocates actively for HB 3157 in the 85th Legislative Session. HB 3157 permit schools to offer supplemental photoscreening-based vision tests to school age children, in addition...

Chairperson Seth Rau Seth currently works as the Senior Manager, Policy, at Empower Schools, responsible for designing policies and strategies to support autonomous district schools in Texas and across the country. Previously, he served as the Director of Legislative...

Jean Mengoli, OD

Clinic Doctor Jean Mengoli, OD Dr. Jean Mengoli is an optometrist with over 17 years of experience working in diverse, fast-paced practices with patients young and old.  She is a proud graduate of the #1 ranked UC Berkeley School of Optometry (go Bears!) and is...

CNN 2

2015 CNN names Chelsea Elliott a CNN Hero CNN names Chelsea a 2015 CNN Hero in recognition for the work she has been doing to identify children suffering from vision and hearing loss in Hawaii. This notable recognition garners national attention for hH and shines a...

Hawaii 2

2014 From Austin to Hawaii After learning Hawaii discontinued school-based vision and hearing tests in 1995, Chelsea moves to Maui on January 1st with a business plan called Maui 528.  With the help of Lions Jackie Yamamoto and Leo Pollo and the rest of the Maui Lions...

Founding

2013 Chelsea Elliott Founds half Helen After graduating from St. Edward’s University, Chelsea learns about the Welch Allyn Spot Vision Screener. Unlike the standard eye chart which only measures distance acuity, the Spot Screener can identify six of the most common...