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.

  • Jessa

    Practice Director - Email Me

    Southwest Orlando Eye Care is thrilled to have Jessa leading the team. She has over 12 years of experience in optometry and an extreme passion for the field.

    With extensive experience in all facets of the optical business. Her enthusiasm and energy create a refreshingly positive environment, one which insures that your eye wear experience in our offices greatly exceeds your expectations.

    When Jessa is away from the office she enjoys traveling with her husband and two young sons.

  • Jenni

    Office Manager

    Jenni started her career in optometry in 2004 in Alaska. She has spent the majority of her career managing a practice there and loves working in optometry. Jenni can handle any of your insurance questions and is very familiar with how to get the most out of your benefit. She is an excellent resource for our patients and loves helping patients whenever she can. Her favorite part of working in optometry is getting to meet so many people.

  • Nicolle

    Lead Optometric Technician 

    Nicolle is 2015 graduate of Valencia College and has a background in Medical Administration. Nicolle joined the SW Orlando Eye Care Family in 2015. She is a Certified Refractive Technician and thoroughly enjoys working with her patients. She is always excited to learn about the newest technology in optical and her goal is to learn as much as possible so that she can continue to offer patients the latest and greatest.

  • Jasmina

    Lead Optometric Technician

    Jasmina became an Optometric Technician in 2013 and joined the Southwest Orlando Eye Care team when she moved to Orlando from Virginia in 2016. She is a Certified Refractive Technician and is known affectionately as Jaz by many of her patients. She loves helping patients pick out new frames and especially enjoys working with contact lens patients.

  • Jasmine

    Optometric Technician

    Jasmine is known at SW Orlando Eye Care for her infectious smile. She started her career as an Optometric Technician in 2015 and has since become a Certified Refractive Technician. She enjoys working with patients of all ages but is particularly adored by older patients for her patience and sweetness.

  • Niki

    Front Desk Coordinator

    Niki joined the practice in 2017. Niki is the newest addition to the SW Orlando Eye Care Family. She has a clerical background and is excited to be working with our patients. Niki enjoys finding the perfect time for patients to visit our office and handling all of their insurance needs. She would love to help you schedule your next visit with us!

  • Aracelis

    Front Desk Coordinator

    Aracelis has almost 20 years of experience in optometry. She spent 18 years as a technician in Key West and loves working with our patients. She can assist in many areas of the patient's visit and truly makes sure every patient's needs are met.

  • Emily

    Optometric Technician

    Emily is the most recent addition to our team. She has worked in healthcare for several years and has a large passion for wellness. Patients describe her as a breath of fresh air. She constantly tries to be cheerful and lively and it's incredibly appreciated. She is great with our pediatric patients and truly enjoys her job.

  • Evimarie

    Optometric Technician and Optical Manager

    Affectionately known as Evi, she has an incredible passion for optics. She has been in the optometry industry for over 7 years and has a true passion for the field. She loves working with patients to find the perfect pair of glasses and is always striving to learn more. When she is not in the office, she enjoys spending time with her husband and three children.

  • Janice

    Optometric Technician

    Janice has an extensive background in the healthcare industry. She values efficiency and patient convenience. Janice encourages an environment where patients come first. She is always willing to spend as much time with a patient as they need. She has been noted by patients as going above and beyond. Her professionalism and friendly personality is valued by patients of all ages. Janice enjoys spending time with family and friends when she is away from the office.

  • Jeleesa

    Optometric Technician

    Jeleesa strives for perfection. She wants your visit to be seamless and easy. When she's not in the office she enjoys spending time with her husband.

  • Shelly

    Vision Therapy Assistant

    Shelly has over 20 years of special education experience. Her focus is on learning disorders and she has a true passion for Vision Therapy and the results students receive. She loves working with kids and knows that improving their vision allows them greater success when learning. She has been praised for her patience and excellent parent communication. Shelly works with Dr. K every step of the way to provide a customized vision therapy plan for each student.