Kay D, ABOC, Optician
Kay has worked in the optical industry for over 35 years. She has worked in various areas from dispensing instruction to office management for optical corporations and private practices. She has a degree in Ophthalmic Dispensing and is American Board of Opticianry Certified.
In 2005 Eye Center Northeast opened the Optical Shop, and Kay came to work with her husband. She enjoys working with the staff and pride themselves with giving personal attention to patients and customers. When not at the office, she and her husband enjoy time with their daughters and their many activities.
Joanne L., ABOC, Optician
Joanne joined the Eye Center Northeast team in 2007. She has 10 years experience in all medical front desk activities, but soon found her strong point in the optical shop. After training with Kay, Joanne successfully passed her exam and received her ABO Certification in June 2010. The patients are very important to her and she truly enjoys being part of their optical experience. She lives in Newburgh and is very busy with her family that includes her husband and 5 children.
Sarah M., ABOC, Optician
Sarah joined Eye Center Northeast in 2014 with over 10 years of experience as an Optician and Optometric Technician. Soon after joining our team she completed her ABO Certification. She enjoys working one on one with patients helping them look and see their very best. When not at work, Sarah can be found with her husband cheering on their two daughters at their many hockey games.
Rita, ABOC, Optician
Rita graduated from Mt. Ida College with an Associates Degree in Opticianry. She started working at Eye Center Northeast in 2013 after being a licensed optician in Massachusetts for many years. When not helpling people "see" their best, she enjoys horseback riding and spending time outdoors on her farm in Maine!
Christie, CPO, Certified Optometric Technician
Christie joined the Eye Center Northeast team as a medical transcriptionist in 2003, and joined the front desk staff in 2007. She is now a certified Optometric Technician, passing her CPO in February of 2015.
Christie enjoys watching professional sports and spending time with her children and grandson. Christie also enjoys interacting with patients and looks forward to seeing you soon!
Heather, CPOT, Certified Paraoptometric Technician
Heather joined the Eye Center Northeast team in 2002. She has enjoyed working in many areas at Eye Center Northeast. She has completed all levels of certification for a technician and is pursuing the National Contact Lens Certification. Heather is a member of the American Optometric Association Paraoptometric Section and a member of the Maine Paraoptometric Association. Heather is the 2017 President for the Maine Paraoptometric Association which brings education and training to all Paraoptometrics in Maine. She was presented with the Maine Paraoptometric of the Year Award for 2015 by the Maine Paraoptometric Association.
Jody, CPO, Certified Optometric Technician
Jody joined Eye Center Northeast in 2016 as an Optometric Technician. She received her Associates Degree from UMaine and has taken classes in Medical Terminology. In 2017, she earned her Optometric Technician Certification, and is now a Certified Optometric Technician. When not at work Jody and her husband enjoy bringing their two daughters to various sports and activities.
Emma, Certified Optometric Technician
Emma joined Eye Center Northeast in 2018 as an Optometric Technician. She has always enjoyed working with the public to make sure they receive the best care possible. When not working she enjoys outdoor activities and spending time with her family.
Karen G., Secretary
Karen has worked in the eye related field for over 20 years, joining Eye Center Northeast in 1998. She began working at the front desk, and has since been trained in medical records and billing. When not working, she enjoys spending her time with her family and her grandchildren.
Sara joined Eye Center Northeast in June of 2015. She completed her Associates Degree at Beal College. She has been working in the medical field for over five years. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family.
Pat L., Billing Manager
Pat has been an Eye Center Northeast billing specialist for over 20 years. Pat loves to knit and read. Every Christmas season Pat enjoys knitting for the staff.
If you have any billing issues or questions please call our office and speak to Pat!
Leitha, Office Manager
Leitha has worked in the health care field for 25 years. She joined Eye Center Northeast in 2012 to be the operations manager. She has years of experience in many areas of administrative and clinical services.
If you have any comments or suggestions for our practice I would enjoy hearing from you.