William Sumners Mayo, DO
A board certified ophthalmologist, Dr. Mayo earned his osteopathic medical degree from what is now the Kansas City (Mo.) University of Medicine and Biosciences College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1981. He completed an internship and ophthalmology residency at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson.
In addition to serving on the AOA’s Board of Trustees, Dr. Mayo has served the AOA in several other leadership capacities, including vice chair of the AOA’s Department of Educational Affairs; chair of the Council on AOA Policy; and chair of the Committee on AOA Governance and Organizational Structure.
Dr. Mayo is also a former president of the Mississippi Osteopathic Medical Association.