Meet Our Great Vision Team
At Strohecker Vision Care, our staff is friendly and professional. Our commitment is to provide exceptional customer service to all of our patients. We take pride in our personalized care and strive to spend the necessary time with each patient to ensure a comfortable experience.
Our optometry professionals are passionate about providing high-quality care to our family of patients. We focus on providing comprehensive eye exams, a large selection of fashionable eyewear, and the best possible vision care provided by some of the best technology in the industry. Come in today to meet our staff and make an appointment.
Dr. Robert Strohecker
“We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” – Winston Churchill
Dr. Robert Strohecker is a life-long resident of Mansfield. He is committed to the vitality of his community by making significant investments in the renovation of the Mansfield Office location. He is a trustee for Mansfield University, Councilman for Mansfield Borough, Chairman of the Mansfield Shade Tree Committee, along with a variety of other appointments. He spends several weeks a year helping those in need in the countries of Cuba, Guatemala, and Nicaragua.
He finds great joy in the new technology of the optometry field and is always pushing for improved quality and care. Doctor Strohecker can commonly be seen walking through the office joking with and distracting his team-members and spending quality time getting to know his patients.
Dr. Lindsay Kibler
“Life is short – enjoy every minute!”
Dr. Kibler joined the team at SVC in 2012 after earning her Doctorate of Optometry. She grew up in the small town of Varysburg, NY. She attended Canisius College and earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Biology, then went on to Pennsylvania College of Optometry in Philadelphia before settling in Mansfield. She is a member and President of the Northern Optometric Society. Dr. Kibler enjoys working in a small-town office where everyone is family. Her family includes her husband Kelly, their daughter Demi and son Kip, and her two Labradors: Wiley and Oakley. She likes to stay active outdoors with activities such as jogging, hunting and gardening. She also enjoys reading, crafting, baking and traveling.
Doctor Kibler is known for brightening the office with her sunny disposition and positivity. She is committed to our patients’ positive experience and is always striving to improve her team-members’ jobs and environment.
Dolly: Certified Paraoptometric (CPO)
Jeremiah 17:7-8: "Blessed is the one who trusts in the Lord, whose confidence is in Him..."
Dolly has been going strong with Strohecker Vision Care for over 20 years! Along with superior experience and knowledge, Dolly brings an excellence to the team with her attention to detail and her efficiency. She is always one of the first to jump in and help teach, direct and train others. Her favorite part of working here, is that there is always a puzzle to solve or something new to learn. In her spare time, Dolly likes to quilt and spend time with her family and dogs. We love having her back as part of our team – even if she can only be with us a few days a week!
Brenda: Certified Paraoptometric (CPO)
“Everyone has a story… so love life and be thankful.”
Brenda has been a valued member of our SVC team since 2007. As a Certified Medical Office Assistant and a Certified Paraoptometric, Brenda is a one-woman show, often-times filling every role/position we have within the span of one day. Brenda is a team-player and is the first person to help set up her co-workers for success. Although she isn’t a morning person, you would never be able to tell by the smile she greets every patient with. Brenda’s extensive knowledge and experience in this field is only part of the reason she is a stand-out at SVC.
Sue: Certified Paraoptometric (CPO)
“Give a man a fish, feed him for a day, teach him how to fish, feed him for a lifetime.”
Sue has been a part of our team since April of 2017. Sue provides the calming presence of the office. When the rest of the team is taking a break and goofing around, Sue can be found still working in the lab, even after hours, to ensure quality in each patient’s purchase. Sue is a wife and an incredible mother to 3 kids when she isn’t working at SVC. Although we carry hundreds of frames, Sue can often be seen ordering more for individual patients to ensure personalization and quality in their selections. Sue is a team-player and is always willing to go the extra mile for her patients and co-workers.
“Believe the impossible.”
Sierra is an awesome asset to our team! With a degree in early childhood development and her vast work experience, Sierra brings a superior work ethic and wonderful attitude, to SVC. She can often be found floating around the office, meeting whatever needs our team members or patients are having! Sierra values the patient experience and is always the first one to help problem-solve. She and her sons, Brantlee and Krue live in Blossburg. Sierra is a valued member of our staff and we are excited to help equip her to reach her potential in this career field!
Lea: Certified Paraoptometric Assistant (CPOA)
"In a world where you can be anything, choose to be kind."
Lea joined our team in November of 2020 and hit the ground running. Bringing with her over 17 years experience in the field and a positive attitude, she has been an incredible addition! Her love for the field of Optometry only increases when she is able to help patients see more clearly and discover products and materials that help their vision and thus, their way of life. When she isn’t working, Lea can be found on her small hobby farm with her husband and all of her favorite animals.
Clarissa has been a great addition to the team! With almost 10 years experience in billing, she comes to us with great ideas and a positive attitude! She values her role and the opportunity to make something that can be so complicated, much easier! Clarissa loves roses and when she is not working, she can be found golfing; and we are LOVING having her calm but hilarious personality around – keeping us all on our toes. We are so happy to have Clarissa be a part of the Strohecker family!
Cara: (LPN, COA, COT)
"Courage is being scared to death and saddling up anyways". -John Wayne
Cara is an incredible teammate here at SVC. She brought with her over 36 years of experience in the Optometry field. Her favorite part of the field is getting to work with patients. She has a way of making you feel comfortable as soon as you get in her presence. She has many exciting hobbies that keep her occupied when not at work. When the office is quiet, she can be seen making her teammates laugh and is always thinking of ways to improve our patient’s experience!
“A candle loses nothing by lighting another candle.”
Meghan’s role is ever evolving and has been since she joined the team in January of 2018. She currently acts as team leader for SVC, as well as other business and systems-related duties. She enjoys helping her co-workers succeed and strives to continue to make their jobs as easy and effective as possible. Originally from Boston, Meghan moved to Mansfield in 2012 and resides now in Blossburg with her husband and sons. She loves being a part of this community and finds joy in discovering all there is to learn in this medical field.
"It's hard to grow your faith inside your comfort zone"
Stephanie is our newest addition to our team or what you would call our missing puzzle piece! She comes in with past optical experience and the love & commitment to patient care that we strive to give here! Her favorite part of this job is being able to watch patients’ reactions as they put their new eyewear on and see not only their vision corrected but their confidence boosted! She resides in Wellsboro with her two young children and husband. We are so happy to have her on our team!