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Our Optometric Assistants

  • tracy
    Tracy Cochrane
    CCOA

    Tracy has been a part of the Norfolk Family Eye Care team since the start of the new millennium. She earned her certification as an Optometric Assistant in 2003 and is proud to serve the office and the patients as the Office Manager for both locations. Her dedication and hard work have helped grow the practice to what it is today.

  • Lisa
    Lisa Shaw
    CCOA

    Lisa joined Norfolk Family Eye Care in 2006 and earned her certification as an Optometric Assistant in 2007. She is now the Dispensary Manager in the Simcoe location and specializes in eyewear selection and fitting.

  • Elaine
    Elaine Huxley
    CCOA

    Elaine is a life long resident of Port Dover. After a long career in the banking industry and obtaining her Health Care Office Assistant certificate from Fanshawe she started working for Dr. Craig in 2007 and became a Canadian Certified Optometric Assistant in 2008.

  • Chrissy
    Chrissy Wolf
    CCOA, RIO

    Chrissy started working for Norfolk Family Eye Care in May of 2008. She works in the optical edging lab cutting lenses, assembling and repairing glasses.

  • Janel
    Janel Rutter
    CCOA

    Janel is proud to be born and raised in Norfolk County. She is a Canadian Certified Optometric Assistant and has been a part of Norfolk Family Eye Care’s team since 2012.

  • Lauren
    Lauren Cumming
    CCOA

    Since May 2013, Lauren has been an optometric assistant at Norfolk Family Eye Care and obtained her Canadian Certified Optometric Assistant certification in October 2013. Lauren will dedicate herself to making each patient feel welcomed.

  • Kim
    Kimberly Duke
    CCOA

    Kim has worked at Norfolk Family Eyecare since 2018 and came to us with a background in optical. She worked 3 years in the industry in Oakville.

    A city girl at heart, she is a little bit country and a little bit rock n ‘roll !

  • Leah
    Leah Bueckert
    CCOA

    Leah joined the NFEC team in October 2019, working towards becoming a certified optometric assistant.

    You will find Leah primarily welcoming patients at the front desk, whether it be checking you in, or answering any questions you may have.  Leah loves starting your exam in pretest with the latest technology testing. 

  • Charlotte
    Charlotte Collie

    Charlotte joined the Norfolk Family Eye Care team in February 2020. 

    A native of Simcoe, she and her husband returned home in May of 2018, after a 35-year hiatus in Northern Manitoba and various locales throughout Southern Ontario.

  • Ruth
    Ruth Stephen

    Ruth is proud to be a born and bred Jarvis girl.  She has lived in and worked for the Simcoe County and Grey-Bruce school boards for a long time before coming home in 2018.  

  • Lyndsay
    Lyndsay Donaldson

    Lyndsay works primarily in our Port Dover location; she will welcome you into either location with her vibrant personality and infectious smile. 

  • Liz
    Liz Hogeveen

    Liz has joined the Norfolk Family Eye Care team, with a strong background in customer service. Liz will greet you upon entry with a smile and happy hello. 

  • Julianne
    Julianne Gilpin

    Julianne has been with Norfolk Family Eye Care since June of 2021.
    Born and raised in Norfolk County she has a passion for kayaking, hiking and Mexican food.  Julianne welcomes each patient with a warm smile and positive attitude. 

  • NIcole
    Nicole Murray

    Aspiring youth

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Hours of Operation

Simcoe Office

Monday

9:00 am - 7:00 pm

Tuesday

9:00 am - 7:00 pm

Wednesday

8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Thursday

8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Friday

8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday

9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Sunday

Closed

Port Dover Office

Monday

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Closed over lunch from 12:15pm to 1:00pm

Tuesday

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Closed over lunch from 12:15pm to 1:00pm

Wednesday

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Closed over lunch from 12:15pm to 1:00pm

Thursday

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Closed over lunch from 12:15pm to 1:00pm

Friday

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Closed over lunch from 12:15pm to 1:00pm

Saturday

Closed

Sunday

Closed

Simcoe Office

Monday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Sunday
Closed

Port Dover Office

Monday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm Closed over lunch from 12:15pm to 1:00pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm Closed over lunch from 12:15pm to 1:00pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm Closed over lunch from 12:15pm to 1:00pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm Closed over lunch from 12:15pm to 1:00pm
Friday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm Closed over lunch from 12:15pm to 1:00pm
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
Closed