Partner Relations Coordinators
Saving Sight's partner relations staff work in each of our regions to communicate with local hospitals, medical centers, coroners, medical examiners, funeral directors, and hospices about donation. Listed below are the territories and contact information for our Partner Relations Coordinators.
Set up a professional development session or request badge cards to help your staff facilitate donation by contacting your Saving Sight partner relations coordinator.
Kansas Eye Bank
Justina Barnes, RN, BSN
Kansas City, MO
Director of Partner Relations
Michala Stoker, RN, BSN
Kansas City, MO
Director of Partner Relations Appointed to State Board
Director of Partner Relations Michala Stoker, RN, BSN was appointed to Missouri’s Organ Donation Advisory Committee by Governor Jay Nixon. The state-wide committee assists state agencies in developing programs to raise awareness of organ, eye and tissue donation among the public and recommends priorities for expenditures from the state’s Organ Donor Fund.
As director of partner relations, Stoker has collaborated with hospitals, medical examiners and coroners, funeral home directors and organ procurement organizations across Saving Sight’s service region to help donors give the gift of sight. She currently serves as the state team leader of Donate Life – Missouri where she works with partner organizations across the state to educate the public about donation and increase awareness about the importance of registering to be an organ, eye and tissue donor.
Join the millions of Americans who have pledged to be donors by signing up for the eye, organ, and tissue donor registry today at the registerme.org or a local motor vehicles office.
Together, we are saving sight.