Meet the Staff
Our dedicated staff have been with us for years, so they get to know our patients!¬† Learn more about them below!
- Cristina Bonilla-Warford
Cristina is the Business Manager of Bright Eyes Family Vision Care. After living in such exotic places as Hawaii, Alabama, and Texas as young child, she moved to Largo, Florida and graduated from Seminole High School. She received her B.S. in Environmental Science at University of Florida in Gainesville, where she met Dr. Bonilla-Warford (before he was a doctor!). After teaching Marine Science in South Carolina for a year, she received her Masters Degree in Conservation Biology at University of Wisconsin, in Madison. She spent the next six years in Chicago, involved in Teacher Education at the Notebaert Nature Museum, and most recently has been involved in the Education Department at the Florida Aquarium here in Tampa. She enjoys reading, outdoor activities and crafts of all kinds.
- Nora & Javier Warford
Dr. & Mrs. BW's beloved children. Nora was born on Mother's Day, 2007 and Javier was born Oct. 8, 2009. Welcome to the family, Javier!
- Justin Schoonover
Justin is Operations Manager of Bright Eyes Family Vision Care. He was born and raised in Plant City, Florida and lived there for twenty-one years. He graduated from Plant City High School and received an associates degree in pre-medicine. He recently completed a Bachelors of Science at the University of South Florida. He began working with us because he was interested in the optical industry. He plans to attend the Nova Southeastern College of Optometry in West Palm Beach, FL.
Justin's hobbies include guitar, surfing, and spending time with close friends and family. Justin was married to Jessica on Friday, September 28th, 2007.
- Jamie-lee Wright
In addition to working part-time at Bright Eyes Family Vision Care as an Optometric Technician, Jamie-lee attends Hillsborough Community College, pursuing an Associate of Arts in Medical Science. She is interested in Medicine, particularly dermatology, based her inquisitive nature and personal experience. She comes from a very medical family: her father is a physician and her mother is a nurse.
- Edna Moore
Edna is our vision therapist at Bright Eyes Family Vision Care. She and her husband are originally from Memphis, TN, and moved to Tampa, FL, with their 3 children. She also home-schooled her children during this time, one of who had successfully completed vision therapy in order to overcome his vision problems. As a parent, Edna has witnessed firsthand how vision therapy can greatly change one's life, and is now very excited to have this unique opportunity to help Dr. Bonilla-Warford significantly impact the lives of others through vision therapy.