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List of Optometry Staff by Department

Ashleigh Ballard, Patient Service Representative

Amy Benwell, BS, Patient Accounts Assistant

Cassidy Cooley, BS, Credentialing & Compliance Specialist

Stephani Disney, Optometric Technician

Rufus Dyle, BS, Senior Finance & Accounting Analyst

Lis Ellerbusch, Office Support Staff III

Angela Emring, BA, MEd, Manager, Center for Eye Care

Ted Ficklen, BA, Thomas Jefferson LIbrary, (314) 516-5066 

Angelique Forsha, MBA, MHA, Assistant Director of Clinical Operations

Traci Jackson, Patient Service Representative

Roger Jesse, Optician

Katie Jessie, Optometric Technician

Michael Howe, Senior Research Engineering Technician

Tammy Jones, MA, Business Support Analyst II

Stephanie Kaimann, Patient Accounts Manager

Martha Menendez, MBA, Business and Fiscal Operations Specialist

Brittany Mikuleza, Office Support-Patient Accounts

Kevin Nguyen, Clinical Technician II

Natalie Stodevic, BS, Patient Service Representative

Stacy Orris, Patient Services Representative

Carolyn Ostergaard, BS, Optometric Technician

Nicholas Palisch, BS, MM, Director of Student and Alumni Services 

Lorraine Simeone, Business Manager III

Linda Stein, Student Support Specialist I

Gayle Stewart, Patient Services Representative

Janice White, BA, MA, Interactive Graphic Designer