Patient Care Team


 Jan – Office Manager

Jan began her training here as an optometric assistant to Dr. Bartel at the age of 15 in 1963! Jan celebrated her 50th year at this optometric location in 2013. Jan has been married to her husband Bob for 49 years and has three daughters, nine grandchildren and four great grandchildren. She has exceptional experience selecting and adjusting glasses and managing the office. She has enjoyed getting to know patients and their families over her many years at Emer Eye Care!


Lisa – Office Manager

Lisa has over 15 years experience caring for patients at our East office (previously Dr. Bower’s optometry practice). She earned her Associates Degree as a Health Unit Coordinator in 2003. She is skilled at all aspects of patient care and office management, from spending time with patients selecting frames and giving them the optimum, precise fit with our Visioffice technology, to a seamless process in proper insurance and billing management. She enjoys spending time with her husband of over 25 yrs, their three children and their six grandchildren.


Missy – Patient Care

Missy has many years of experience in the optometric industry! She can help with absolutely any aspect of your visit to our office – from selecting, fitting and adjusting the perfect frame, to running pretests and diagnostic testing, to insurance and billing. You won’t forget her positive personality and sunny disposition after you leave! Outside of the office, she loves spending time with her five beautiful children!