Wiggins: 601.928.3914
Lucedale: 601.947.2913

Staff

Our highly trained and friendly staff take pride in our commitment in providing exceptional personalized care for each of our patients.

  • Patient Relations: Tonya and Kerri are the first voices you will hear welcome you, whether you're on the telephone or in our office. They will be the first to acknowledge your every need and make sure to direct you to the correct department for help. They are happy to assist you in the coordination of appointments and understanding your insurance benefits.
  • Technicians:  Tara, Peyton, Christiana, and Vanessa are the people who do the infamous "puff of air" test that is so popular among our patients. They gather all information at the time of your visit to allow the doctors a closer insight for providing excellent diagnosis for each patient. They also handle all of your contact lens needs from teaching you how to wear them to ordering the right prescription for you.
  • Opticians:  Shawna and Nikkie are excellent in helping you find the perfect frame to fit you. They are very knowledgeable in all of the products offered with the ability to explain in depth the benefits of those products to help you have the best vision you can have. If you have a repair, they will do their absolute best to fix it.
  • Insurance and Billing:  Kay works diligently behind the scenes to ensure your getting your full insurance benefits. She is more than happy to answer any of your insurance or billing questions.

Lisa Parker, CPO Wiggins & Lucedale

Manager

Lisa has been with The Vision Center family for over five years and has been serving as manager for over three years taking care of both locations. In her time with The Vision Center she has been extremly involved with the surrounding communities to promote eye health. She coordinates all eye health screening, health fairs, and  other community events for the clinic and in doing so she was awarded the American Optometric Association Community Service award this year.

Tonya Goff Lucedale

Front Desk Reception

Tonya is always ready to greet you with a smile whether on the phone or in person. She is ready to help you with all of your appointment needs from scheduling to insurance questions.

Kerri Cospelich Wiggins

Front Desk Reception

Kerri is always ready to help patients from check in to check out with a warm friendly attitude.

Peyton Byrd and Tara Delancey Lucedale

Technicians

Peyton and Tara will get you preped and ready to see the doctor. They are the ones that take those beautiful pictures of your eyes and help the doctor make sure your eyes are good and healthy.

Vanessa Caudill and Christiana Lominchar Wiggins

Technicians

Vanessa and Christiana are responsible for that wonderful puff of air that checks the pressures in your eyes. They also get you all ready to see the doctor for your eye exam.

Nikkie Cooley Lucedale

Optician

Nikkie will help you make the right decision on your frame and lenses from fit to function and specifically designed for you.

Shawna Meza Wiggins

Optician

Shawna will answer all of your questions with your prescription and help you to find the best frame fit for your lifestyle.

Kay Perez Wiggins

Insurance

Kay is our insurance specialist and is always available to answer any questions you may have about your insurance.