THE STAFF AT Advanced Eyecare & Therapies
Our exceptional eye care staff in Spokane, Washington look forward to helping you and your family with all your eye care needs. We will help you select the most appropriate frames or contact lenses and will meticulously fit your new glasses to meet your needs. At Advanced Eyecare & Therapies, we are dedicated to optimizing your vision care.
Meet Our Team in Spokane, Washington
Chris was born and raised in Spokane, worked for Dist.81 for 16 years before becoming a vision therapist. She is personable, positive and enthusiastic. Chris is all about connecting with her patients at their level to create a comfortable atmosphere to learn and grow through activities. She loves seeing her patients achieve their goals and equipping them to be successful at whatever they do in life.
When not working she enjoys crafting, outdoor activities and spending time with her family and 2 fur legged pups.
Bev Wylie has had the pleasure of filling in as receptionist for a few years now. She got her foot in the door being married to Dr. Wylie for 40 years now. We have 4 children and 5 grand kids and one great dog. It has been a delight to spend time at our office. We have a great staff that enjoy working together and serving all the folks that come in. It is a joyful office that really cares to bring the best care to help all ages of people with their visual systems and in doing so affect many areas of their lives.
Lyn is a very outgoing detail oriented person. Her main focus is fashion, style and color. She does the frame styling for our patients and strives for patient satisfaction. She enjoys seeing patients leave the office in style and happy with their eyewear choices.
Having grown up in Montana, Lyn developed a love for the outdoors. She spends her time boating, camping, biking, kayaking and gardening. Most of all she enjoys spending time with her granddaughter.
Kim was born and raised in Spokane, she received her certificate in Vision Care Technology in 1996 from Spokane Community College. She worked for Dr. Wylie for 8 years before becoming a stay at home mom for many years, filling in when needed to cover for vacations. In 2015 she started working full time and she is loving being back with the patients. Having worked in several different aspects of the office over the years she is familiar with how the office works. In her spare time she enjoys camping, reading and spending time with her family.
Debra became a Certified Paraoptometric Technician after graduating from the Vision Tech program at SCC in 1994. She worked for Dr. Todd Wylie for six years as a contact lens technician before becoming a stay at home mom after her second child was born. She returned to vision care several years later as a supervisor for a LASIK Institute for thirteen years before returning to Dr. Wylie’s in May of 2017. She feels blessed to be back working with the team at Advanced Eyecare & Therapies doing what she loves, helping care for patients. When not at work, Debra and her husband, Chris, enjoy the outdoors camping, boating, fishing, hiking, biking, and exploring the back roads. They especially enjoy it when their two grown children can join them.
Ruby graduated from Spokane Community College Vision Care Technology program and worked for several years as an Optometric Technician before transitioning to our front desk, insurance billing and bookkeeping. She is in her third decade working with Dr. Wylie and team to help our patients have the best experience possible.
Ruby enjoys spending time outdoors in the great Pacific Northwest boating and camping with her husband , two grown sons and three wonderful grandchildren.
Bianca was born and raised in Germany. She has been married since 1993 and has one son. She was a stay at home mom for many years. In 2015 she started working for Dr. Wylie as a Vision Therapist and enjoys working one on one with each patient. She likes to customize each session to her patients individual needs. In her spare time she enjoys running, swimming, hiking and spending time with family, and friends.
Kristy has worked in the medical field as a medical assistant and a CNA on and off throughout the years. It was her dream to work in an office again and she started working for Dr. Wylie in April of 2014.
Kristy enjoys interacting with our patients one on one as she does their pretesting and special testing. Helping patients improve their vision by successfully wearing contact lenses is rewarding to Kristy and she teaches them about their wear and care.
Kristy is an Air Force brat who has had the opportunity to travel to many countries as a child and as an adult. She finds pleasure in reading, kayaking, hiking, camping, traveling and spending time with her two pups and family and friends.