Our friendly staff
Monica – Office Administration
Monica has been with the Nepean Optometric Clinic since 1985. She is in charge of the office accounting and handles that position with enthusiasm and accuracy.
Christine – Office Administration / Specialized Testing
Christine has been with Nepean Optometric Clinic since 1996. Prior to joining us, Christine had ten years of experience in the field of vision rehabilitation and in private optometric practice. She is responsible for confirming appointments, guiding patients through the office and specialty testing. She also organizes our patient referrals to various specialty and co-management clinics. Her pleasant and caring personality is evident to all.
Dawn – Optometric Assistant and Lab Manager
Dawn has been with the Nepean Optometric Clinic since 1996 and had four years of optical experience as a laboratory manager prior to that. She completed the National Optometric Assistant’s course in 2001. It is Dawn’s job to perform the spectacle lens finishing work. She ensures that orders for glasses are completed accurately and in a timely manner.
Cheryl – Optometric Assistant and Contact Lens Manager
Cheryl has been with the Nepean Optometric Clinic since 2001. She completed the National Optometric Assistant’s course in 2004. Trained as a registered nursing assistant over twenty years ago, she has plenty of clinical experience. These skills prepare her well to answer patient questions regarding spectacles and contact lenses. Cheryl has taken on the responsibility of coordinating all contact lens activities in the office.
Linda – Dispensary Technician
Linda joined Nepean Optometric clinic in 2009. She has been in the optometric industry since 1979 and has experience in virtually all areas of private optometric practice including reception, pre-testing, speciality testing and contact lenses. Since joining Nepean Optometric clinic she has also developed her skills in the optical dispensary.
Cheryl Marie – Dispensary Technician
Cheryl Marie joined Nepean Optometric in March 2006. Prior to that, Cheryl Marie had several years of experience as the General Manager of a large optical retail company. Cheryl Marie’s passion for fashion and enthusiasm for finding just the right frame ensures that patients are satisfied with their choice of eyewear.
Maria – Office Administration / Financial Team
Maria has been with Nepean Optometric clinic since 2007. She brings with her several years of experience at the front desk. She is also involved in the coordination of office finances. Her pleasant demeanor ensures that one and all feel welcomed to the office.
Carole – Office Administration / Specialized Testing
Carole joined the Nepean Optometric Clinic in 2007. She has many years of experience in management at a large retail company, and now utilizes her skills in various capacities in the office, among them reception, contact lenses, pre-testing and speciality testing. Always excited to take on new challenges, Carole also accomplishes many behind the scenes tasks.
Ashli – Office Administration
Ashli joined the Nepean Optometric Clinic in 2014 and is a welcome addition. She brings to us over ten years of customer service experience. Most recently, she has spent the last four years as a service provider in a retirement community residence. Her smile is one of the first that you will see when you come for a visit.
Marie-Michele – Specialized Testing
Marie-Michele also joined the Nepean Optometric Clinic in 2014. Working with retinal specialists in Montreal, she has a good working knowledge of the eye exam. Bilingual and always showing her best smile, she is ready to offer her skills in imaging and specialized testing of the eye.
Colin – Dispensary Technician / Specialized Testing
Colin joined the Nepean Optometric Clinic in 2013. He has several years of experience providing pre-testing and specialized testing in a variety of clinical settings. While growing up in Ottawa he attended Earl of March Secondary School, and completed his undergrad degree at Carleton University. Colin is currently working towards becoming a certified ophthalmic assistant.
Lindsey – Optometric Assistant / Dispensary Technician
Lindsey joined the Nepean Optometric Clinic in 2014. She has several years experience providing specialized testing in both the optometric and optical settings. Lindsey completed the National Optometric Assistant’s course in 2008. Lindsey enjoys assisting patients in finding the right pair of glasses to suit their needs.