Meet The Staff

Dr. Pamela J. Rupnow, O.D.

Eye Doctor

Dr. Rupnow attended the University of Minnesota and Indiana University for her undergraduate degree. She graduated from the Indiana University School of Optometry with a Doctor of Optometry in 1994. She has been practicing in the Twin Cities since 1994. In November 2007, she opened Family Vision Clinic of Farmington. Dr. Rupnow has traveled to Posoltega, Nicaragua and Guanajuato, Mexico to participate in Humanitarian Eyecare Missions with Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity (VOSH) and Eye Care International. She is very involved with the Farmington community as a member of the Farmington Business Association and the Farmington Community Education Advisory Committee. She volunteers her time to community events as much as possible. Dr. Rupnow is passionate about providing excellent care to all of her patients. She enjoys seeing patients of all ages.

Janelle H. – Optician

Janelle has been working in the optical industry for over 20 years. She is driven by customer interaction. Her goal is to guide customers to an eyewear decision that they feel good about. Outside of work, Janelle enjoys spending her time with friends and family socializing and playing games. In her quiet time, she loves gardening, reading and photography. Janelle is excited to be apart of a small, growing business.

Lisa N. – Paraoptometric Technician & Patient Services Coordinator

Eye Clinic TechLisa has been in the medical field for 15yrs. She graduated from the Minneapolis Business College with a diploma in Medical Assisting in 1998. She worked in the Optometry field for 5yrs. Lisa enjoys spending time with her husband and two kids. She has lived in Farmington for over 10 yrs.

Theresa E. – Patient Services Coordinator & Paraoptometric Technician

Vision Clinic Patient Services CoordinatorTheresa has been in the medical field since 2000. She received her Certificate of Nursing Assistant through Minnesota Department of Health in 2000 and re-certified in 2012. Theresa is new to the optical field but enjoys working with patients and customer service. She is the mother of two boys. In her free time, Theresa enjoys camping, hiking, reading, and spending time with her boys.

Alissa E. – Insurance Coordinator & Optician

Vision Insurance CoordinatorAlissa has worked in the Optometry industry since 1997 as an optician, a technician for a LASIK surgeon and also as a certified contact lens technician. She got married in 2002 to her husband, Myron. Alissa spends most of her time, nowadays, chasing her toddler son around the house and, when time permits, enjoys reading, creating jewelry, and going to concerts with her husband!