Skip to main content
Menu
Home » The Staff

The Staff

Our exceptional, friendly staff is our greatest asset. They are excited about what they do and they care personally about getting the best results for our patients.

Our receptionists will try to accommodate your busy schedule by finding appointments that suit your needs.

6S4A4177-Edit

Jodi Tomlinson

Jodi is our vision therapist who enjoys working with children and adults to help develop their visual skills. Jodi has southern charm as she moved from Arkansas to California 28 years ago. She enjoys time with her two sons and hiking with friends. She spends her time volunteering with the San Diego Eagle Scout Review Board and the Regional Planning Committee for the San Diego FIRST Robitics Competition, a project-based learning STEM education Program.

6S4A4097-Edit

Kelsey Poyer

Kelsey is our Optician and received her American Board of Opticianry Certification in 2016. She will assist you in finding the right frame and help educate you on the best choice of lenses for your vision. She will also help adjust them so they fit perfectly. As well as aiding you in finding glasses she will help with specialty contact lens fittings and training's.  Kelsey is an avid Podcast listener and in her free time helps foster kittens until they are old enough to find their forever families.

6S4A4132-Edit

Allie Ridgley

Allie is our Optometric Technician, she assists our Doctors with examination procedures using her knowledge of our optical technology and instruments. She also helps support our Optical, verifying and notifying patients of their exciting new pair of glasses or contact lenses. In her free time, Allie enjoys being with her family and friends.

6S4A4056-Edit

Julie Hinds

Julie, our Patient Care Coordinator, will make sure you have a great experience from the time you schedule your appointment to the time you are ready to leave our office. She will help you with any insurance questions you may have. Julie graduated from The University of North Carolina Pembroke with a Bachelor's degree in Business Management. When she is not in the office, Julie enjoys spending time with her family and stays busy taking her 3 kids to practices and games throughout the week!