President: Dr. Kumar Patel

1010419_10152088653063965_1052006685_nDr. Kumar Patel was born and raised in a small town of Wildorado, TX. He earned a B.S. in Biology at the University of Texas at Arlington in Arlington, TX, then continued to earn his Doctorate of Optometry at the UIW – Rosenberg School of Optometry in San Antonio, TX. Along with his O.D Degree, Dr. Patel is also a Certified Optometric Glaucoma Specialist.

Dr. Patel currently practices in a private practice as an associate in North Richland Hills, TX. In his free time, he enjoys biking, staying active, and traveling. Dr. Patel is also an avid sports fan. He loves to watch football, basketball, and UFC. He always makes time for a round of golf with his family and friends.


Immediate Past-President: Dr. Mario Contaldi

Dr ContaldiDr. Contaldi is originally from Stratford, Connecticut. He received a B.S. in Biology from Fairfield University. He earned his O.D. degree from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis Tennessee. He practices primary care optometry in his private practice located in North Richland Hills, Texas. Dr. Contaldi is currently a director on the Board of Directors for the Texas Optometric Association where he chairs the Membership Committee. He is the legislative key contact for Senator Kelly Hancock. He previously served as TCOS Vice-President. Outside of his practice, he enjoys music, riding motorcycles, and spending time with his family.


Vice President: Dr. Devin Sasser



Treasurer: Dr. Rajal Noorali

Dr. Noorali graduated from Southern College of Optometry in 2010.  She earned her undergraduate degree from Austin College in 2005.  She currently practices in a corporate setting in Granbury. She opened Stellar Vision in June 2014.

She is passionate about helping patients improve their quality of life with comprehensive ocular care.