June Ong

Treasurer, NAWEM Kuching


June Ong is a director and optician at Guan Ho Leong Group Sdn Bhd, – a well -established optical company which provides eye-sight testing services and sales of optical products.

As an optician, she leads a dedicated team in delivering the best optical services and prescribing the right products to clients based on their optical needs.

Primarily, June holds a Bachelor of Applied Science majoring in Construction Management and Economics. After graduation, she pursued the Dispensing Optician programme by the Association of British Dispensing Opticians (ABDO) and completed as a Fellowship of British Dispensing Optician (FBDO) qualified optician.

As a successful entrepreneur, June is also passionate in giving back to the community. Thus, she had spearheaded and encouraged corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives by organising and / or participating in eye screening projects, and to which she aspires to reach greater masses with, and through NAWEM initiatives.

June believes in participating in the advancement of the optical industry. Driven by this, she is a member of the Sarawak Optical Traders Association (SOTA) where she was elected as its 2013/15 Vice President. June was elected as its President the following term. Through SOTA, June attended discussions and meetings at the national level organised by the Malaysian Optical Council. June is also a member of the Malaysian Association of Practicing Opticians (MOPA) and the Malaysian Optometry Association (MOA).

June is passionate in contributing to social responsibility projects. As an NGO member, she aspires to work with more organisations, associations, charities, and members of society in the advocacy of bringing better eye care especially, to rural communities.