They’re not employees, they’re partners
If it seems we’re a bit casual at Spex Expressions it’s not by accident. All of our team members have a vested interest in the well-being of your vision and satisfaction. From being greeted by name at the door, to a welcoming handshake from one of our physicians, and eye doctors who know your personal style and preferences, the team members at Spex Expressions are the friends you learn to trust with your vision.
Ready for a closer look? Introducing, your Spex Expressions eye care team:
Sharon joined the Spex Expressions’ team in August of 2009. She was new to optometry, but excited to begin her new career path. Meeting and greeting people is what she enjoys most and that’s why working at the reception desk is the best position for her. She has been working as a receptionist for four years prior to Spex Expressions and was in the retail business for five years before that. In her spare time, she enjoys the outdoors, hot weather, camping, gardening and cooking. Sharon and her husband, Jim, have been married for 28 years and have three children.
Anna brings over 10 years of customer service experience. She enjoys meeting new people, which makes having her as a receptionist at our front desk a great fit. In her spare time, Anna enjoys baking, event planning, scrapbooking, hiking and biking. Anna and her husband Craig have been married for 26 years and have two sons.
Dianna has been part of the Spex Expressions team since October 2014. She comes to our practice with over 14 years of experience in the optical field. She has a special interest in very high prescriptions, and loves to help patients determine the best frames and lenses to give them the best vision and aesthetic results. Dianna is married, and has 3 children that keep her on her toes. She loves cooking, shopping, tattoos and spending time with her family.
Marian started her optical career almost 20 years ago. She loves to work with patients and enjoys helping others. Her philosophy is always look on the bright side. Marian is married and has two children that she says “Are her greatest teachers”. She likes camping, nature, cooking, and believes in a holistic approach to health.
Originally from Aurora, Selma moved to the Sycamore area to enjoy the quiet, local atmosphere.Selma started working in optical in 2010 as a receptionist with her previous employer, and has since worked her way up to primary optometric technician at Spex Expressions. “I spend my time performing medical tests for the doctors as well as pretesting to help the patients get ready for their appointments with the doctors.”“I enjoy optical because there’s always something new to learn. I learn something new about the eye and technology in this field every day, and at Spex, everyone is very welcoming and helpful.”
Brittany has been in the field since she was in high school. She took 6 years off to care for her grandma who was battling Alzheimer’s. She attended The College of DuPage and obtained an Associate’s and went on to get a Medical Assisting Certification from Westwood College. Brittany than returned to the field and has never looked back. Brittany is very organized and goal orientated. She recently got married and bought a home.She is very outgoing and her laugh is contagious. In her free time she rides a motorcycle and runs her own direct sales business.
Kimberly was raised in Carol Stream and transferred to Northern Illinois Univeristy and will be graduating this December with a psychology degree and minor in Family and Child Studies and Spanish, and will continue her education in counseling. When she’s not working on school work she loves to work out, travel, hike, watch movies, and spend time with her family and friends.
Burgandy is the newest member to the Spex Expressions team. She has lived in Elgin, Illinois for 10 years and loves working in the field of Optometry. She is excited about all the technology the field has to offer and the changes that they constantly come up with. She likes trying all kinds of different foods and restaurants; along with going to concerts and festivals. She is thrilled to be part of the Spex Expressions team, and looking forward to the chance to help you in the future!