Meet Our Staff
Our exceptionally friendly and skilled staff is our greatest asset. Experience seamless and enjoyable eye care from the time you call to schedule your appointment with our receptionist to the moment our opticians help you find the perfect frame for your lifestyle.
At IlluminEyes Vision Care our focus is always on serving you!
Prior to beginning her career at IlluminEyes, Alexis was a full-time student studying Biology. Although she is well-versed in both healthcare and retail, she is fairly new to the optometric field. Alexis takes pride in helping others and is always eager to learn something new. In her spare time, Alexis enjoys spending time with her rescue dog Darwin and binge-watching crime shows.
In addition to working at Illumineyes Vision Care part time, Ana is also a full time student focusing her studies in Dental Hygiene. She is versatile in many aspects of the office, including patient coordination, technician, and assisting admin. She joins Dr. Samuel, Stephanie, Rebeca, Leticia, and Cari as part of our multilingual staff speaking both Portuguese and Spanish. When not at the office or studying for her next exam, Ana likes to spend time with her husband and her family.
Ashlee has been in the optical field for a few years prior to joining illumineyes. She has found a new passion within the office as a technician. She enjoys helping patients before they see the doctors and obesrving the anatomy of the eye; learning something new everyday! When not at work she enjoys spending time with friends, watching Netflix, and hanging out with her dog, Ozzy.
Cari joined Illumineyes with over 30 years of billing and customer service experience. She brings the ability to help our Spanish speaking population and is a great team leader. When she is not at the office she loves to spend time with her husband, adult children, 5 grandchildren, and golden retriever and shepherd/lab. She also volunteers her time helping to develop teams at Granite United Church. Her favorite place to take time off is Old Orchard Beach, Maine.
Haley is an ABO certified Optician who completed her training here in our office. Haley has quickly mastered all the latest technologies in our office, including glaucoma and macular degeneration testing. Fairly new to the optometric world, she is eager to learn and especially likes to absorb all of the strange fun facts about the human eye. She loves being able to help patients find the perfect eyewear for their lifestyle. When she is not at work, Haley enjoys going to car shows and volunteering at an animal shelter.
Although a New England native, Kristin actually started her optical career living in California where she trained in fitting both contact lenses and glasses, and learned what an important role fashion plays in this industry. She completed her optical education in Massachusetts in 1994 where she earned her ABO certification and became a licensed dispensing optician. Kristin enjoys being a part of your entire eye wear experience and has truly found a home at Illumineyes Vision Care, where establishing excellent patient relationships is at the core of our culture. When she is not at work, she loves spending time with her son and husband cooking, bird-watching, watching movies, and tending to her beautiful summer garden. She also loves music and is usually the first on the dance floor or the karaoke bar.
Leticia is a licensed medical assistant and brings valuable medical knowledge to illumineyes. She is eager to learn new things in the office and is training in the optical. She has a great sense of fashion to help in choosing your pair of glasses. She is willing to go the extra mile in helping patients and can even help our Spanish speaking population understand their eye care. When Leticia is not at work she enjoys spending time with her husband and son, and of course going shopping!
In addition to working at illumineyes full time, Rebeca is a student pursuing a degree in radiation therapy. Rebeca is a licensed nursing assistant, and is certified in first aid and CPR. She works hands on with patients from the reception to technician. rebeca is able to assist a wide range of patients with her multilingual skills (she can speak Portuguese, Spanish, and English fluently). She is so eager to learn that she has become known for her famous phrase "I have a question." When not in the office Beca likes to spend time with friends, family, and her dog. Beca also plays drums, piano, guitar, and bass for her church group (depending on what they need or how she is feeling).
Stephanie is one of our part-time employees at the front desk or optical. When not at illumineyes she is a full-time student at Assumption University studying Business. She can also help out around the optical and exams by translating Portuguese for the doctors. When she’s not working or studying she loves going to church, shopping, or trying a new place to eat with friends or family. One of her unique passions is traveling and trying different cultural traditions and foods such as alligator, sushi, and gyros.