Jennifer- Billing SpecialistSt. Johnsbury
Jennifer is a Certified Paraoptometric and has 13 years of experience as an Eye Care Professional and has proven to be an exceptional asset to our practice. With collegiate education from Champlain College, Lyndon State College and UNH, her education is diverse and speaks to her eagerness to advance. Her ability to learn quickly in a rapidly changing healthcare environment is a reflection of her wealth of knowledge. As one of our billing specialists, Jen is always happy to help answer your insurance questions and concerns. Jennifer resides in St. Johnsbury with her husband and three children.
Kelli - Contact Lens TechnicianSt. Johnsbury
Kelli is a Certified Paraoptometric and has worked in the health care field for over 14 years and joined our practice in 2011. Her flexible skill set allows her to solve your scheduling needs while handling her contact lens patient requests. Her enthusiasm and cheerful personality are a perfect match for training patients with new contacts or assisting you in our dispensary. Her diversity allows her to assist in countless responsibilities. Kelli is a Northeast Kingdom native and currently resides in Glover with her husband.
Matt - OpticianSt. Johnsbury
Matt joined the Shippee Family Eye Care team in the fall of 2016 bringing with him nearly 20 years of optical experience. He started his career in optical in 1999 working as a Registered Dispensing Optician in West Lebanon NH. Since then he has been a member of the New England Contact Lens Society, NH Opticians Society and the Opticians Association of Vermont. He is an ABO certified, licensed optician with extensive knowledge and history dealing with the evolution of spectacle lenses and treatments, as well as knowing how they can benefit each patient's individual needs.
Erin - Optician in TrainingSt Johnsbury
Erin Joins Shippee Family Eye Care with over ten years of experience in customer service in both retail and healthcare settings. Her compassion for patient care and the patient experience have made her an ideal fit for our office. Our Optical department is the perfect home for Erin's combination of skills and problem solving aptitude. Erin's wealth of warmth, kindness and intellect are a welcome addition to our office.
Mariah - Optician in Training
Mariah joins our practice with over five years of customer service experience. She brings with her a positive attitude to the work place while creating an energetic atmosphere. Mariah's kind and caring nature makes her a huge asset to our patient care team. Mariah is a life long resident of the North East Kingdom and is excited to help others in her community.
Amber - Front Desk
Amber joins our practice with over 10 years experience in Accounts Receivable, and she brings to our team, from her background of public relations locally, nationally and internationally, an ability to work easily with the public. She is very excited to once again be working with the local community and helping them with their eye care needs. Amber has lived in the Northeast Kingdom all of her life and is married with a son.
Jill joins our practice with over 20 years of experience in health care and customer service. Jill is excited to be working in patient care and serving her community. Her patients and coworkers appreciate her caring and companionate nature, we are more than happy to have her on our team. Her optimism and positive attitude are a great addition to ShippeeFamily Eye Care. Jill is a proud Vermont native, born and raised in St.Johnsbury, where she resides with her husband and 3 children. When not working she enjoys outdoor adventures and all that the four seasons have to offer.
Rachel-Ophthalmic TechnicianSt. Johnsbury
Rachel takes great pride in her work as an Ophthalmic Technician. With 9 years of experience as an Ophthalmic Technician, Rachel has gained a vast variety of knowledge in the eye care field. Her genuine care for each and every one of our patients makes her a valuable asset to our team. Rachel has participated in many volunteer trips to Kenya and Laos, where she gave her time to help those in need. She is a lifelong resident of the Northeast Kingdom and is happy to be working with the local community.