Sarah Hinkley is an Associate Professor and Chief of Low Vision Services in Ferris State's Michigan College of Optometry. A 2004 MCO graduate, she is a member of the American and Michigan Optometric Associations and the American Optometric Association Low Vision Rehabilitation Section.

Dr. Hinkley is the recipient of three national grants for focusing on sports eyewear protection for children, low vision rehabilitation, and glaucoma awareness. Additionally, she has a passion for student recruitment into the Optometry profession and working with adults and children who are visually impaired or legally blind. Dr. Hinkley is also a new Fellow of the College of Optometrists in Vision Development, an organization devoted to advancing excellence in optometric vision therapy through education and board certification. In 2009, she was named the Michigan Young Optometrist of the Year.