Meet Our Staff

  • Christina Sanchez Miller, MPH, CEBT

    Chief Executive Officer

    Christina Sanchez Miller, MPH, CEBT is the President/ CEO of ISR Eye Banks. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Biology with a minor in Chemistry at Florida Southern College. She received her Master of Public Health in Public Health Administration at the University of South Florida. Christina started her eye banking career in1999. Christina is the founder of International Sight Restoration. She initiated the SEEson's Gift of Sight™ Campaign where an impoverished country is selected annually and provided 30 to 50 corneal grafts for restoring the sight to indigent patients at no charge. Christina designed the first online eye bank software, TEN™ in 2008, where surgeons can ascertain tissue in the most equitable method available. Christina has donated her time to other charitable organizations and causes, such as Tampa Hispanic Heritage, Inc., Tampa AIDS Network, Meals on Wheels, and Donate Life. Christina is fluent in Spanish.
  • Sylvia Sanchez

    Director of Operations

    Sylvia is responsible for the daily operations of the Tissue Distribution Department. Sylvia manages domestic and international tissue placement, exporting tissue, maintaining airline accounts and works closely with member eye banks. Sylvia has worked with International Sight Restoration since 2004. Sylvia manages the eye bank’s maintenance program and inventory. Sylvia has played a key role in validating shipping and packaging processes. Sylvia is fluent in Spanish.
  • Michael A. Miller, MBA, RFC

    Director of Financial Operations

    Michael received his degree in Business from Indiana University. Michael is responsible for the oversight and direction of all corporate financial matters. Michael also manages our Human Resources department. As a State of Florida licensed health insurance professional, Michael brings direct knowledge and experience in health care insurance legislation and policy to ISR Eye Banks. This background is essential to the development of hospital and clinical procedures in the United States.
  • Chastity Rodriguez, CTBA

    Quality Assurance Director

    Chastity is ISR's Director of Quality Assurance. Her responsibilities include implementation, direction, and oversight of laboratory and distribution activites. Chastity is responsible for ISR’s environmental monitoring and certifications of the ISO clean rooms. Chastity oversees all complaints and adverse reactions. Chastity joined the ISR team in 2011.
  • Yaleizya Sanchez

    Director of Program Development

    Yaleizya started full-time with ISR in June of 2011. She is responsible for the placement of ocular tissue and the logistics of exporting it from ISR.
  • Mily Reinoso

    Tissue Distribution Coordinator

    Keymily "Mily" Reinoso is a member of the International Sight Restoration Eye Bank Distribution Team. Mily is fluent in Spanish. She is a liaison to our Mexico office. She plays a key role working with our Latin American surgeons to offer ocular tissue and logistic details.
  • David Moore, CEBT

    Director of Tissue Processing

    David Moore joined the International Sight Restoration Eye Bank in July, 2012 as an Eye Bank Specialist. David now leads the ISR Tissue Processing Department. He has vast experience with DSAEK/DMEK preparations and has provided many surgeons around the world with precisely prepared tissue. David has participated in numerous internal research projects and continues to help with ground-breaking eye bank research.
  • Renee Richards

    Eye Bank Specialist

    Renee is our daytime Recovery Tech and Lab Assistant. In addition to tissue recovery, she is responsible for the oversight of the laboratory and distribution activities; instrument sterilization, clean room operations and environmental monitoring. Renee joined our team in October, 2014.
  • German Rodriguez

    Quality Assurance Coordinator

    German is a native to Peru and has an educational background in Animal Sciences and Total Quality Management & Productivity. German is responsible for quality control checks and maintaining recipient follow-up information. German is fluent in Spanish. German brings experience in management and quality assurance.
  • Maria Budria

    Office Assistant

    Maria is extremely important to assisting where help is needed. She gives continuous office support and excellent customer service. Maria is originally from Spain, and also serves as liaison for our Spanish speaking members. Maria joined ISR in 2004.
  • Tony Simpson, BBM, CEBT

    Director of Donor Services

    Tony received his Business Management Degree from Louisiana Tech University in 2008. He has been with the eye bank since 2013 and received his CEBT in 2015. His duties include tissue recovery and distribution along with community and hospital development. Tony is also involved with the Shreveport/Bossier community as a Diplomat for the Bossier Chamber, a Young Professional with the Shreveport Chamber, and the President of the Shreveport Red River Lions Club.
  • Carolina Arroyave

    Tissue Distribution Coordinator

    Carolina joined ISR Eye Banks in March of 2015. Carolina has an educational background as a Surgical Tech. Carolina is fluent in Spanish. She plays a key role working with our Latin American surgeons to offer ocular tissue and the logistics of exporting it from ISR.