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Cindy Moen Named One of the “Most Influential Women in Optical”

August 10, 2021

Shopko Optical chief people officer recognized for leadership, talent, and innovation


GREEN BAY, Wis.Shopko Optical, a leader in providing trusted eye care services to communities for over 40 years, is pleased to announce Cindy Moen, chief people officer, will be recognized as one of the most influential women in optical by Vision Monday magazine.


Prior to her current role as chief people officer at Shopko Optical, Moen served the company in numerous human resources capacities, including vice president, director, and manager roles. She received her bachelor’s degree in business from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, and is a 2021 graduate of St. Norbert Colllege’s Center for Exceptional Leadership.

Nominated inside the Mentor category, Moen approaches her current role as a strategic big-picture thinker with a willingness and capability to teach and tackle details while driving results in tandem with contagious integrity and kindness.

“We are thrilled Cindy will be counted among this exemplary group of women in the optical industry,” said Russ Steinhorst, Shopko Optical CEO. “Cindy’s focus on empowering our teammates to achieve our mission is only rivaled by her commitment to creating a culture that fosters a more diverse, inclusive environment where everyone can learn and thrive.”

Vision Monday is a publication providing news and information about people, products, and events driving the eyecare industry and annually asks readers to nominate influential women in the optical industry who are changemakers through their leadership, talent, and innovative ideas.

The 2021 Most Influential Women in Optical will be listed on Vision Monday’s website at www.visionmonday.com. The recipients of this award will also be showcased in Vision Monday’s July/August issue.


About Shopko Optical
Shopko Optical, the trade name of Shoptikal LLC, is an affiliate of Monarch Alternative Capital LP. For more than 40 years, Shopko Optical has provided excellent patient-centric care and high-quality eyewear through its dedicated team of nearly 700 optometrists (independent doctors of optometry in IA, ID, MT, SD, and WA) and opticians. Shopko Optical expects further growth in 2021 and beyond. For more information, visit Shopko.com.

For More Information, Contact:
Chloe Albrecht
Public Relations Manager, Element
Phone: (920) 702-1245
Email: chloe@goelement.com

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