Meet the Staff

Our Team

A friendly staff to meet your every vision health need. They are an integral part of our total team - focused on serving you.

Practice Administrator


Southwest Orlando Eye Care is thrilled to have Jessa leading the team. Jessa joined the practice in 2013 after working in both retail and private optometry for the previous decade. Jessa has completed her American Board of Opticianry Certification and Refraction Certification. She also holds her BA in Business and Organizational Leadership from Valencia College and is currently completing her Master’s in Public Health at Rollins College. Jessa is passionate about serving the Central Florida community and is an excellent resource for our team and patients. She currently serves as the 2022-23 Chair of 100 Women Strong. 100 Women Strong at Central Florida Foundation is a collaborative venture philanthropy group focused on solving complex social issues facing women and children. Jessa is also a member of Women United and Women on the Rise Orlando. When Jessa is not working in the clinic or the community, she enjoys traveling with her husband and three young sons.

Clinical Manager


Laura joined the Southwest Orlando Eye Care team in 2021 and quickly earned her Certification in Refraction. Laura has nearly ten years of retail management experience and holds an Associate in Arts degree from Valencia College. She is currently pursuing her degree in Biomedical Sciences at UCF. Laura provides an excellent value to our Clinical Team providing coaching, training and resources for their ongoing development in our practice. She loves watching our team advance and she is passionate about providing the highest level of patient care possible. On the rare occasion you will find her away from the practice, Laura loves to spend time traveling with her husband and her four legged son, Apollo.

Practice Manager


Pedro joined the Southwest Orlando Eye Care team in 2022 bringing a wealth of knowledge from his previous experiences at AdventHealth and other healthcare facilities. Pedro is a Registered Medical Assistant and Certified in Refraction. Pedro is passionate about creating a positive experience and environment for both our patients and staff. When away from the practice he enjoys spending time with his wife and family, traveling, and watching classic films.

Optometric Technicians & Contact Lens Specialists



Optical Consultants


Front Desk Coordinators & Insurance Specialists




Vision Therapy Assistant


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