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.


Christy Certified Optician – Optical Manager

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 – Lab Manager

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!


Anissa has been an optician with Sonoran Desert Eye Center since 2017. Her friendliness, hard work ethic, ability to listen well, gentle demeanor, knowledge, and concern for others makes her an ideal optician for patients with special needs, She especially loves working with children.


Kym – Technician & Lens Cutter

Kym has been with Sonoran Desert Eye Center since January 2009 and has had a variety of positions. She became a Technician in early 2016. She is experienced, friendly, reliable, and kind. Kym is skilled at fitting contact lenses. She as also been cutting eyeglass lenses in our optical lab for years. Kym has experience as a receptionist and optician in our office as well. As you can imagine, Kym is extremely valuable to us! Kym is married with 2 children and one on the way.

Kaeli – Technician & Back Office Manager

Kaeli has been managing our back office technicians since early 2017. She is very skilled at fitting contact lenses and ocular imaging. Patients frequently compliment Kaeli’s attentive care.