Our Staff

Learn more about our world-class staff at Gunderson Eyecare!

Office Manager and Chief Insurance Advocate

Mary has been with GMaryunderson Eyecare since February 2007. She is a specialist inpatient and insurance accounts. She works hard using her knowledge and experience to help patients get the most of their vision and medical eye care insurance benefits. Although Office Manager and Chief Insurance Advocate is Mary's job title, don't be surprised to see her jumping in to help in any area of the office. Mary is very capable and trained to fulfill any role in the office.

"My husband, Jeff, and I live in Ferdinand. We have two daughters, Samantha and Jordan. I enjoy cooking, reading, doing crafts, and spending time with family and friends."

 

Senior Optometric Technician

Bridget

Bridget has been assisting the Doctors of Gunderson Eyecare since February of 2008. With an associate's degree in science from Vincennes University, she is well trained in both preliminary and specialized eye health and vision tests. As a Senior Optometric Technician, she will likely begin your examination by identifying your visual needs and ocular health concerns and communicate these findings to the Doctors.

Bridget will greet you with a comforting smile and warm conversation to make you feel at ease. She also helps the practice with communication on our website and social media outlets by providing fresh up to date information.

Bridget and her husband, Matt, live in Jasper with our daughter Anna. They love being outdoors, especially camping, gardening and spending time at the park. She also enjoys baking, canning and being around family and friends.

Patient Relations Specialist

stacyJoining the practice in 2010, Stacy’s voice is most likely the first voice you will hear on the phone. She welcomes you to the office and will assist you with any questions or needs you may have. With a degree in education, Stacy excels in communicating with each patient on a personal level. She makes it her first priority to meet the individual needs of each patient.

"My husband, Phil, and I live in Ireland. We have 2 daughters, Jessica and Marissa. I enjoy spending time with family and friends as well as cooking, traveling, and doing volunteer work."

Senior Eyewear Specialist and Inventory Control Manager

sandyWith an associate degree in Optometric Technology from Indiana University and years of experience in eye care, Sandy became an integral part of our team in 2011. She brings with her a vast knowledge of eyeglass lenses and frames. She looks forward to assisting patients with their eyewear selections to ensure they get optimal style and vision out of their glasses and contact lenses.

"My husband, Andy, and I live in Huntingburg.  We have 3 children and one grandson. I enjoy putting together puzzles, watching movies, traveling and spending time with family."

Senior Eyewear Specialist and Communications Liason

pattyA native of Tell City we welcome Patty "home" to Southern Indiana. She joined our practice in May of 2012 after living and working in optometry in Florida for a number of years. She uses her years of experience to assist Drs. Todd and Kim in delivering quality patient care. She also uses her comforting personality to ensure that our patient's needs and concerns are addressed and understood. She works as a communication liaison between the Doctors and those whom we serve.

"My husband, Michael, and I live in Jasper. I enjoy boating, salt water fishing, cooking and frequent trips to Florida to spend time with our two daughters and six grandsons."

Eyewear Specialist & Social Outreach Ambassador

angieIt is with exuberance and dedication that Angie meets the role of Inventory Coordinator. Joining us in June of 2012, her sense of style and fashion bring a unique flair to the eyewear selection process.

It is easy to look to her to know the latest trends or colors. She is always happy to offer an opinion on style or just a friendly smile and welcoming words. She insists on trying most styles and lines herself to ensure the best quality and style for our patients.

"I am a lifelong resident of Jasper and Ireland. I am married to David and have two grown children, Chase (and wife, Kathryn)and Sagan (and her husband Mick). I previously worked for 23 years in OB/GYN. I so enjoy working with the doctors and staff at Gunderson Eyecare. I would love for you to stop by and let me show you our frame selection."

Purchasing Director and Eyewear Specialist

crystalCrystal brings her passion for style and experience in customer service to work at Gunderson Eyecare. She enjoys helping patients find the perfect frame to match their personality.

With a degree in Culinary Arts, you can count on Crystal to add a bit of creativity to her work.
Crystal is also fully bilingual in both English and Spanish. She is able to utilize this skill when working with our Spanish speaking patients to insure they receive the best possible care and experiences.

“I am newly married to my husband, Alfredo. Alfredo, our dogs, Pooh Bear and Sakari, and I live in Jasper. We love cooking, watching movies, and spending time with our family and friends.”

Optometric Technician

johannahJohannah joined the Gunderson Eyecare Team at the beginning of 2017. With a degree in Health Services, Johannah is a natural fit to assist the doctors. Her training and experience allow her to do preliminary and advanced testing to aid in both your vision testing and ocular health assessment.

Johannah’s warm smile and caring nature help to make patients feel comfortable during their eye exams.

Johannah was raised in Birdseye and now live in Cuzco with my husband Shane. She loves to cook out with friends and family, spend a lot of time outdoors and love going to car shows. You can find her cruising around in her 72 Chevy Truck.

Optometric Technician

AllysonAllyson’s experience, education, and knowledge make her a natural fit for Gunderson Eyecare. Her passion for learning and commitment to continually expand her skills makes her an exciting addition to the clinical team. She assists the doctors with preliminary and advanced testing to allow optimal visual results and the most accurate ocular health assessment.

My husband Clyde and I live in Jasper. We are originally from Mt. Carmel, IL. We are expecting our first child in December. I enjoy crafting and spending time with friends and family.

Eyewear Stylist

TaylorTaylor’s infectious optimism and brilliant smile brighten your personalized experience while selecting the perfect eyewear. Both her health sciences degree and experience in health care allow her to carefully recommend both a fun and fashionable frame as well as the best products to optimize vision.

My husband, Jason, and I live in Jasper. We have one son named Athan. I enjoy spending time with my family, running, going hiking and playing with our dog, Gracie.

Patient Servies Specialist

Blakney
Blakney will often be the first person you meet when you walk into the office at Gunderson Eyecare. She will welcome you and gather the necessary information to begin any appointment in our office. Her degree in Administrative Office Technology has given Blakney both the skill and knowledge to maintain accurate information and records as well as be a liaison with insurance companies for patients.

My husband, Jacob, and I live in Celestine. We enjoy spending our time with family and friends. I also enjoy taking long walks, reading, and look forward to starting a new hobby of gardening with our first garden.