Meet the amazing staff who make Vision Source Mandan eye doctors amazing providers of vision care products and services in Mandan.
Bringing over 40 years of service to the clinic, Linda has extensive experience in the optical and contact lens departments. She most enjoys teaching patients how to take care of their contact lenses for the first time, and there isn’t a contact that Linda hasn’t seen or worked with! She also loves working alongside her fantastic co-workers. Linda likes to spend family time with her husband and son and also enjoys sports and walking. Linda also received the 2019 Employee of the Year award from the North Dakota Optometric Association.
Working in the optical department, Connie has over 30 years of experience in the ophthalmic field. She joined Vision Source Mandan in 1991 and she loves working with patients. They are like an extended family! Connie is married with two sons. She enjoys baking, making jewelry, and volunteering at her church. Connie was also the recipient of the Employee of the Year award for 2018, presented by the North Dakota Optometric Association.
Roxie came to Vision Source Mandan in 2010 and has the ability to put a smile on everyone’s face. She loves her job as an optometric technician because she gets to spend time with each and every patient that comes to the clinic. Roxie has been married for over 30 years with three children. She enjoys working with crafts and spending time with her four grandchildren.
Julaine has been a new smiling face at Vision Source Mandan since 2019! Julaine does double-duty in the clinic, working as both an optician and an optometric technician. She’s versatile and you will see her helping in many different areas. She’s excited about her new career in the optometry field because she loves helping people. She has been married to her husband for over a year and her favorite pastime is playing video games. In 2021, Julaine earned her Certified Paraoptometric credentials through the American Optometric Association.
We are so excited to have added Susan to Vision Source Mandan in 2020! She works part-time as a receptionist. She loves meeting new people and greatly enjoys the atmosphere her friendly coworkers create. Her favorite part about her job is seeing how great vision can change someone’s life. She is married with 3 wonderful children and a happy dog named Macey Joy. Family is very important to Susan and they enjoy making great memories together whether it be cooking, baking, gardening, or playing volleyball and soccer.
In the year of the eye exam, 2020, we added Kayla to our team as our office manager! She brings many years of customer service experience with her and she is excited to start a new chapter in the optometry field. She greatly enjoys working with her new coworkers and loves being able to work with patients – it’s the best! Vision has always been interesting to her, as she has worn glasses and contacts herself for many years. Kayla is married with three children and they have two cats. Together, they enjoy the outdoors whether it is hiking, camping, cross country skiing, or just hanging around the BBQ.
One of the first smiles you will see when you walk into the clinic belongs to Shannon! We were excited to add her to the Vision Source Mandan family in 2021. She loves visiting with patients and working with people, so it is right up her alley to work as our main receptionist. She is excited to learn more about the optometry field. She is married with two children and has been blessed with three beautiful grandchildren. And not to forget the two spoiled dogs! She loves to travel (especially to Cancun) and enjoys camping, hockey, and Nascar.
Lauryn has been a part of the Vision Source Mandan family since 2021 and she looks forward to coming to work every day! She loves being able to work with patients whether it’s helping them schedule an appointment or picking out new glasses. Lauryn has really enjoyed being able to work as both a receptionist and an optician. She has also enjoyed getting to know her co-workers and it makes your job fun when you enjoy the people you work with. Lauryn also likes to cook and likes to try new recipes. She is also a cat lover, likes to ride bike, and enjoys a good reality TV show!
We welcomed Lisa to the Vision Source Mandan team at the start of the new year in 2022. She brought a wealth of knowledge with her as a Certified Paraoptometric, credentialed through the American Optometric Association in 2021, and nearly 6 years of optometric experience. She loves providing excellent customer service to patients whether it’s in preliminary testing or in the optical. She loves making patients smile! Lisa enjoys hiking, traveling, and baking and she now spends most of her time with her beautiful twin children and her fiance.
We opened Alyssa’s eyes to the bright world of optometry in 2022! She has been a wonderful smiling addition to Vision Source Mandan, assisting the doctors with special testing and helping patients in the optical. She is fascinated by the eye and all the different elements associated with it. And she enjoys helping patients look good and feel good about their eyewear. Alyssa loves to go to concerts, spending time with friends and family, and her dog Finn. Fun fact about Alyssa is she loves anything cow-related!
Dave came along to Vision Source Mandan with an amazing 11 years of experience in the optical field. He loves being able to work one-on-one with patients in the optical to help them find the perfect frame for their eyeglasses. Dave’s knowledge and expertise also enable him to educate patients on the optics of their lenses. Dave feels that the human eye is the most fascinating part of our human anatomy! When he’s not at work, you’ll find Dave playing his bass guitar, video games, or catching up on the latest comic book.