Our Team

Heather Benzing, CPOA

Heather Benzing, CPOA

Customer Service Administrator

"I'll be the first person you speak with when you call our office. I look forward to hearing from you and answering all your questions."

Education
Graduate, Decorah High School

Oneota Valley Family Eye Care Tenure
Employed since 2001 

 Lizzie Burras, CPO

Lizzie Burras, CPO

Insurance Administrator

"I will assist you with the check-out process after your appointment, schedule you for your next visit and file any insurance claims.  I look forward to working with you!"

Education
B.A. Biology, University of Northern Iowa

Oneota Valley Family Eye Care Tenure
Employed since 2014

Laura Busta, ABO

Laura Busta, ABO

Optical Manager

"I'm responsible for seeking out and ordering the very latest in fashion forward frames so you can look stylish in your new glasses."

Education
Graduate, Turkey Valley High School

Oneota Valley Family Eye Care Tenure
Employed since 1997

BreeAnna Christophersen

Diagnostic Testing Analyst

"I perform tests and scans on patients that relays information to our doctors. This allows them to analyze, diagnose, and treat any eye conditions."

Education
Graduate, Turkey Valley High School

Oneota Valley Family Eye Care Tenure
Employed since 2016

Mary Hemesath, CPOT

Mary Hemesath, CPOT

Refracting Technician

"I work closely with the doctors to update your eye prescription and record your medical history."

Education
Graduate, North Winneshiek High School

Oneota Valley Family Eye Care Tenure
Employed since 1996

Renee Gunderson, ABO

Renee Gunderson, ABO

Optical Fabrication Specialist

"I enjoy producing glasses to meet your specifications. When I'm not edging lenses, you can find me dispensing or adjusting glasses."

Education
Graduate, North Winneshiek High School

Oneota Valley Family Eye Care Tenure
Employed since 2000

Sherry Jensen, LPN / CPOT

Sherry Jensen, LPN / CPOT

Refracting Technician

"I determine your glasses' prescription and take your medical history for the doctors. Be sure to ask me about Lasik surgery."

Education
LPN, Northeast Iowa Community College

Oneota Valley Family Eye Care Tenure
Employed since 1990

Katie Kearney

Eyewear Stylist

"I will gladly help you find the perfect pair of glasses that fit your style and who you are as a person."

Education
University of Wisconsin-Platteville
Mortuary Science at Worsham College of Mortuary Science

Oneota Valley Family Eye Care Tenure
Employed since 2016

Jessie Lennon, CPOA

Jessie Lennon, CPOA

Contact Lens Technician

"Wearing the right contact lens is important to the health of your eyes.  I'll help you find a lens that provides the best vision, comfort and versatility for your lifestyle."

Education
Diploma, Office Technology, Northeast Iowa Community College

Oneota Valley Family Eye Care Tenure
Employed since 2007

Sally Liddle

Sally Liddle

Eyewear Stylist

"I've been wearing glasses my whole life and I know how important selecting the right pair of glasses is. I can help you find the perfect look to fit your personality and lifestyle, adjust them so they fit just right, and help you see great! I want you to look in the mirror and smile knowing you made the right choice"

Education
Graduate, Fredericksburg High School

Oneota Valley Family Eye Care Tenure
Employed since 2010

 Stacy Massman, CPO

Stacy Massman, CPO

Customer Experience Facilitator, CPO

"I enjoy making sure your experience here with us is beyond your expectations, and that you feel at home."

Education
Northeast Iowa Community College

Oneota Valley Family Eye Care Tenure "
Employed since 2005

Kaia Piggott, CPO

Kaia Piggott, CPO

Business Administrator

"I am responsible for the business operations within the office. I handle human resources, payroll, accounts receivable, accounts payable and financials for Oneota Valley Family Eye Care."

Education
B.A. Marketing, Sales & Advertising and a Minor in Public Relations, University of Northern Iowa

Oneota Valley Family Eye Care Tenure
Employed since 2008

Brittney Suhr

Brittney Suhr

Eyewear Stylist

"I will be happy to help you find the perfect pair of glasses that best suits your personality, lifestyle, and visual needs while looking great!"

Education
B.A. Family Services; Minor in Leisure, Youth, and Human Services - University of Northern Iowa

Oneota Valley Family Eye Care Tenure
Employed since 2016

Request a consultation

The eye care professionals at Oneota Valley Family Eye Care look forward to hearing from you!  Please call us at (563) 382-4279 to schedule an appointment or for 24/7 emergency eye care.