Dr. Donovan Reed was born and raised in Nashville, Tennessee. He graduated Summa Cum Laude with Honors from East Tennessee State University with a degree in Chemistry and minors in Biology and Anthropology. He was then commissioned as an officer in the United States Air Force and graduated as class Valedictorian from the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, Maryland, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the national medical honor society. Dr. Reed completed his Internship in General Surgery and his Ophthalmology Residency at the San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium where he served as Chief Resident and Clinical Instructor of Surgery for the Uniformed Services University School of Medicine. Dr. Reed has also served at the national level on the American Academy of Ophthalmology Committee for Resident Education. He has published multiple peer-reviewed manuscripts, chapters, and abstracts, and presented his research at national and international meetings. He has also served as a reviewer for scholarly publications. Dr. Reed has participated in multiple surgical humanitarian missions and is a faculty instructor for the Hawaiian Eye Foundation. He has received multiple awards for academic excellence his research endeavors, including recognition by Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges and the Dr. Kenneth L. Piest Award for Excellence in Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery Research. Dr. Reed will be with TOC Eye and Face for two years during which he will complete his two-year ASOPRS Fellowship and one-year AACS Fellowship.