Vanessa is our main receptionist. She will always greet you with a smile. She has been with us since May 2017. She is genuine, sweet, and adds a genial quality to our office. Vanessa is a go-getter and is always eager to help. She loves working with our patients and enjoys getting to be the first person the patients come in contact with. Vanessa is also bilingual.

Tiffany Office Manager – Certified Optician

Tiffany is our Office Manager and has been here since day one.She takes care of any and all issues that arise. She works closely with insurance companies and not only keeps the office up and running, she makes sure each employee is happy and that translates to the patients.


Katie – Optician

Katie comes to Sonoran Desert Eye Center with years of experience as an optician. She is happy, friendly, caring, and knowledgeable. She enjoys the gym in her spare time.

Christy – Certified Optician

Christy is our Optical Manager. She has been with us since 2008. Christy carefully selects our high quality frames in order to bring you the best variety. Christy is a problem solver and really enjoys helping you find the best frame to fit your face while giving you the best value for your money.

Mya – Certified Optician

Mya is our Lab Manager. She has been here since July of 2009. Mya is a ‘Jack-of-all-trades’. She does everything from billing to lens cutting to helping you decide your best options for glasses or contacts. Mya loves her coworkers and getting to work with family.

Erin Optician – Receptionist

Erin has been with Sonoran Desert Eye Center since 2017 and helps patients in the selection of frames and lenses. She received her education from Brigham Young University – Idaho Campus and is currently studying at Arizona State University. Erin’s greatest trait is that she is caring and attentive to each and every patient. Patients are always complimenting her competent and attentive care!

Jennifer – Technician

Jennifer has over 20 years of experience in eye care.  She and Dr. Quaranta worked together years ago at a previous office.  She has worked closely managing and training the ancillary staff for ophthalmology specialists in large offices.  She has advanced training as a certified ophthalmic techinician.  We are fortunate to have her on our staff.  Jennifer is an accomplished pianist.  She is married with 2 boys.