Eric Stamper, OD is the founder and owner of Vision Source of Hendersonville, which opened in May 2008 as Visionary Eyecare Center. A native of Hendersonville, Dr. Stamper earned his optometry degree with honors from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis in 2007 and immediately returned to Hendersonville to set about opening his practice with the help of his wife, Cristin. Since returning to Hendersonville, Dr. Stamper has sought an active leadership role in the local community through involvement in numerous charitable events and membership in a variety of organizations.
While at optometry school, Dr. Stamper was a leader in his class, leading more than 80 students and optometrists in sight missions to Latin America during his term as president of SVOSH (Student Volunteers in Optometric Service to Humanity). He also served a year as the international president for the Gold Key optometric leadership society and maintained membership in the Beta Sigma Kappa honor society. Since entering practice in 2007, Dr. Stamper has maintained a high level of industry participation through several doctor-led organizations.