Berna O. – Optical Supervisor
Berna’s education background is from the American Career College where she received her Optical Dispensing Certification in 2011. She enjoys laughter, having fun, and helping patients. She is our fashion police when it comes to frame styles for your facial features. She also loves spending time with her family, daughter, going out, and exploring new things. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, music, and cruising around. Berna is definitely a foodie (food explorer) and always ready to try new foods that causes her taste buds to dance with joy.
Veronica P. – Eyecare Supervisor
Veronica’s educational background is from California State University Dominguez Hills. Her Optician experience started in 2008 thus giving her many years of experience helping patients with their eyecare needs. Veronica is bilingual with fluency in English and Spanish. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, friends, and significant other. She also has a fun time playing with her dogs and watching her favorite television shows. Aside from her love of Netflix and candy treats, she enjoys staying active by going to the gym and jogging.
Jasmine S. – Optician
Jasmine majored in Biology from the California State University Los Angeles. She has been an optician since 2013 and is always happy servicing our patient’s eyecare needs. Being quite nearsighted and visually challenged without corrective eyewear, she understands the importance of vision and how it affects people’s lives. She is aspiring to become an Optometrist and has chosen this path to help others with vision issues. Jasmine is able to speak fluent English, Cantonese, and conversational Mandarin. In her spare time she enjoys shopping, watching romantic comedy movies, and hanging out with family and friends.
Karen C. – Optician
Karen is originally from Central California and decided to venture to the Los Angeles area for her schooling. She’s currently a student East Los Angeles College with goals of transferring to a four-year University where she will obtain her Bachelor’s Degree in Biology. Karen became curious about the eyes after receiving her first pair of glasses in the second grade. This inspired her to pursue a career in science with the plan of becoming a future Optometrist. Being visually challenged without glasses or contacts, she is better able to relate with patients with visual needs. Besides spending time with studies and work, she loves exploring the uniqueness of Los Angeles, attending art walks, museums, theme parks, and all the Southern California touristy stuff.
Gabriela C. – Optician
Gabriela’s educational background is from Cal State University of Los Angeles. She is on her path to obtaining her Bachelor’s degree in Social Work with an emphasis in clinical/mental health. Gabriela has been wearing glasses and contact lenses for most of her life and understands the importance of vision and ocular health. She is very big on education and explains things to patients in a calm and collective manner. She is also trilingual and hopes to speak more than five languages some day. Gabriela has a large collection of scarves, enjoys dancing, singing loud while driving, and drinking iced coffee.