As Eclectic Eyewear’s store manager, Diana has been sharing her knowledge of all aspects of the optical field and fantastic people skills for 23 years. In addition to this role, she is also the insurance specialist and diligently coordinates insurance benefits and claims. Diana is known among her friends as the “Coupon Queen” and enjoys going to the beach and reading. She participates in the Relay for Life Cancer walk every year and is involved with the Safe Place Memory Walk, Hospice Austin and the MS Foundation.
Roland is a dispensing optician with over a decade of management experience. With 15 years in the field, he is an expert on both the technical aspects of lenses and continuing optical advances. He enjoys good music and a pint of local craft beer. Roland can also fix the occasional printer jam.
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Kayla started working at Eclectic Eyewear in November 2013 while she was still a student at UT Austin. She has since graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Human Biology with a concentrated study in genetics and biotechnology. She aspires to be an optometrist and is currently applying to optometry schools. Kayla is a single mom to a long-eared beagle named Cooper. She enjoys long walks on the beach and happy hour.
Madison will graduate from UT Austin in the Spring of 2016 with a Bachelor of Science in Nutrition Business and Business Foundations. She plans to attend optometry school upon graduation. When she is not working or attending various club meetings on campus, she enjoys playing with her co-workers dogs and attending music festivals.
Lyna is a second year student at UT Austin. She is a Human Development & Family Science major and is also in the Business Foundations Program. After graduation, she is still deciding if she wants to pursue optometry or business. Outside of work and school, she enjoys going to concerts, music festivals, museums, and binge watching TV series. She is a foodie, musician, and candle fanatic.
Kevin Nguyen is a gadget geek and a 4th year biomedical engineering student from UT. You can easily spot him riding his electric bicycle up and down Dean Keeton (he is the guy not pedaling). Once a week, he likes to spend his free time at various elementary and middle schools in the Austin area mentoring young students who need extra help and motivation on their school work. After graduation, Kevin plans to pursuit a career as an optometrist to provide people with stylish glasses and crystal clear vision.
Sherry is a 3rd year student at UT studying Biomedical Engineering, Pre-med, and Business Foundations Program. She enjoys searching for different restaurants around Austin. As a result, she knows a lot of different secret places to eat. Traveling and experiencing different views in culture is another hobby of hers. She has been to four continents already and dreams one day to travel around the world! As a native speaker of Mandarin Chinese, come in an say “Ni Hao!” to her!
Hasnain Nizar is a 2nd year Human Development and Family Sciences Major at the University of Texas at Austin and plans to attend Optometry school upon graduation. In his spare time, he likes to work out and cook unhealthy food. Once a week, he likes to volunteer at his local church and attend club meetings.
" The very cool thing about this place is that the service was quick and easy, they don’t make you feel pressured whatsoever. The staff was also very helpful when I was choosing frames for my eyeglasses and they broke down all of my options that my insurance offered. They... "
" I am very satisfied with services. The staff are always patient and helpful. They are professional and very friendly, regardless of your age. I’ve been coming to Eclectic Eyewear since the early 90’s. "
" Smart, professional optometrists who take the time to listen to you carefully. Friendly staff that really help you pic frames that look good on you. I really appreciate their honesty; they are not just trying to make a sell. A nice selection of styles including designer frames. What more... "