Timothy McDaniel

Timothy McDaniel

Board Member


Dr. McDaniel’s is an optometrist with Allegany Eye Associates, a multi-practice group with offices in Hornell, Wellsville and Olean, N.Y.  He has practiced in the Hornell area for over 32 years.

Dr. McDaniel has been described as a warm caring individual, one who cares about the needs and feelings of others. Dr. McDaniel was recently voted “favorite optometrist” in the local newspaper poll of readers.

Dr. McDaniel is a past exalted ruler and chairman of the trustees of the Hornell Elks Lodge.  He is past president of the Maple City Lions Club. He is an Eagle Scout and has held many positions at the troop, district and council level within the scouts. He presently serves on the parish council of Our Lady of the Valley in Hornell.  He was past chairman, and is current member of the North Hornell planning board.

Dr. McDaniel lost his wife after a long battle with ataxia, and now has a daughter dealing with the disease.  He is a motivated member of the Rochester Ataxia Board of Directors.

Tim graduated and earned a bachelor’s degree from Catawba College in Salisbury, N.C.  He also graduated with a Doctor of Optometry degree from Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago.  He currently resides in North Hornell N.Y.  He has son and married daughter.  He enjoys hiking, kayaking and anything to do with history.  Tim is originally from Bucks County, Pa and is still a huge Philly sports fan.

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