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The Staff

At Bright Eyes, our exceptional, friendly staff is our greatest asset. They are excited about what they do, and they care personally about our mission of empowering our patients through vision care. Scroll down and click on the staff member to see a photo and learn more about them.
The staffing doing the “Mannequin Challenge”. 🙂

Cristina Bonilla-Warford, LDO – Manager

Office manager, mother of two, Girl Scout leader, doctor’s wife, and licensed optician, Cristina Bonilla-Warford always has her hands full! Despite this, she is usually cheerful and smiling and ready to see what options are available for all situations. As a dedicated staff member co-owner of Bright Eyes, Mrs. Bonilla-Warford...

Justin Schoonover – Assistant Manager

Justin has been working with Bright Eyes as a Frame and Lens Specialist since the very beginning. He is honest, hard-working, and knowledgeable. He enjoys spending time with his beautiful daughter Taylor, playing his acoustic guitar, and brewing beer. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Interdisciplinary Natural Sciences, with honors, and...

Edna Moore – Senior Vision Therapist

Our Lead Vision Therapist has been helping our patients see better for the past 6 years. Under Dr. Nate’s supervision, Edna helps customize each patient's therapy sessions in ways that are fun and challenging while helping patients strengthen their visual skills. If you call our office with questions about Vision...

Ngan Tran – Optometric Technician

Ngan – pronounced “nung” – is our Optometric Technician and Patient Coordinator. At Bright Eyes Family, he starts the exam testing process and help patients with contact lenses. He loves to learn about people and strives to create a positive, memorable patient experience. When he’s not making conversation with everyone,...

Krysta Vandenbroeke – Frame and Lens Specialist

Krysta enjoys assisting patients with questions, and making sure patients are delivered the most up to date technology for glasses that best meet their needs. She has experience in frame styling, optical troubleshooting, and frame adjustments. When she is not working she enjoys spending time with her two children, traveling, and spending time...

Julie Barnett – Vision Therapist

Julie, another one of our vision therapist, helps each patient she works with by finding the 'perfect challenge' to receive the best outcome no matter what age.  She is from Ohio where she received her associate degree in Occupational Therapy.  While up in Ohio Julie was involved in the autism...