Mr. Sanchez joined Argus Dental & Vision in August of 2016 as the Executive Vice President of Strategic Alliances. He is responsible for overseeing the strategic direction of the company’s optical, optometric and ophthalmology services. A veteran of the managed vision care industry, Richard is highly recognized for his unprecedented achievements as the former founder, CEO and President of the Advantica managed vision care company.
Mr. Sanchez also has also served as the Executive Vice President of Vision Twenty-One, a publicly traded eye care physician practice management company, and in various marketing, operating and executive positions with the Exxon Corporation.
Mr. Sanchez received his Bachelor of Science in Chemistry degree from Florida State University, with postgraduate work from Temple University. He is a member of the American Society of Ophthalmic Administrators, and serves on the boards for Prevent Blindness, All Children’s Hospital Foundation, American Red Cross-Tampa Chapter, The YMCA of St. Petersburg, and the CEO Council of Tampa Bay.