Doctors & Staff
Meet the experienced and friendly doctors and staff who make Tri-County Vision the leading provider of vision care products and services in Willimantic.
Dr. Beth Schramm
Dr. Schramm received her B.A. from Hofstra University and her B.S. and Doctor of Optometry from Pennsylvania College of Optometry in Philadelphia. She completed externships at Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, WI; Feinbloom Low Vision Center and Pediatric training at The Eye Institute, Philadelphia, PA; and Pugliese Eye Specialists, Kingston, PA. Dr. Schramm specializes in Behavioral Optometry and offers Vision Therapy services.
Dr. Sean McKeown
Dr. McKeown received his B.S. from Wilkes University in Wilkes-Barre, PA and his Doctor of Optometry from Pennsylvania College of Optometry. He completed externships at the VA Hospital in Wilkes-Barre, PA; Pugliese Eye Specialists in Kingston, PA; and The Eye Institute at Pennsylvania College of Optometry.
Carol Bender, Receptionist
Carol is the newest addition to our team in 2017, as a front desk receptionist. Carol lives in Lebanon with her husband, Eric. She loves animals and has two cats, Mischief & Moonlight, three goats, Marshmallow, CoaCoa, and Cowish, a white bunny named Diana, four chickens, Fluffy Cloud is the boss lady of the chickens. She keeps, Zebra chicken, Zee smaller chicken, and Lavender safe from the mean Guinea hen, who shall remain nameless…she is so mean…it’s like a Voldemore thing. Carol and her husband love antiques and are constantly remodeling and decorating their home. Carol has a daughter, she is very proud of, and three amazing grand children she enjoys spending time with.
Erin Boehle, CPOA, Optometric Technician
Erin joined our team as an Optometric Technician in 2010. She performs pre-testing prodecures, as well as specialized testing and contact lens training and ordering. Erin’s pleasant personality will be sure to make you feel like home in our office.
Judy Bundy, CPOA, Optometric Technician
Judy joined our team in January 2015. She has been a technician for over 15 years. She specializes in assisting the doctor in pre
liminary testing, and is knowledgeable in facets of contact lenses, including insert and removal. Judy has resided mostly in CT for the past 35 years although she grew up in California, which she still considers her home. She lives with her husband, and their 2 large rescue dogs. They have 4 grown children, and 10 grandchildren. Yes, 10! Judy is bilingual, which helps a great deal with our Spanish community.
Joan Amrani , Optician
Joan has been with Tri County Vision since 2011. She has over 28 years experience in helping people see and look their best. Whether you are looking for special lens treatments to order with your new pair of glasses or you need a quick adjustment, the optical staff at Tri- County Vision can help you out. We offer a variety of stylish frames to suit every taste and budget. Not sure what you want or what looks best on you? Joan has an eye for style and a vast knowledge of lens types and coatings. She will make sure you not only see well with your new glasses, but look fantastic too! Adjustments and most repairs are free! Stop by anytime during normal business hours to visit with her.
Michelle Miller, Optician
Bio to come, Michelle is new to our office!
Danielle Jaccheo, Vision Therapy Assistant
Upon graduating from Bancroft School of Massage Therapy with her certificate in 2005, Danielle worked as a massage therapist specializing in Geriatrics. After the birth of her 3rd child in 2008, she put her career on hold to stay
at home with her children. Danielle joined our team in 2012 as a Vision Therapy Assistant Danielle enjoys spending time with her children Gabrielle, Aidan, and Elijah, as well as reading, taking classes, cooking and camping.
Kris Perry, Insurance Specialist
After graduating near the top of her Certified Medical Assisting Class from Lincoln Technical Institute in the Winter of 2011, she joined our team in July of the same year. Kris is an avid softball player, who has numerous championships and accolades in the 30+ years she has played. Her most recent playing for Cedarwood Lounge during the 2011 Women’s championship here in Willimantic. She lives in Willimantic with her rescue dogs Boomer & Blondie.
Paula Burns, Billing Specialist
Paula graduated from Ridley Lowell in 1995 majoring in computerized accounting. She enjoys spending time on the water, kayaking, and sewing. She loves spending time with her husband Kevin, her children and grandchildren. Paula joined our team in 2012 as a billing specialist.
Andrea Dawley, CPOA, Patient Care Coordinator
Andrea has been with Tri-County Vision since 2005. She graduated locally from Eastern CT State University with her BA in 2003, but developed a passion for Optometry. Please contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org, her mission is to have happy customers and patients! Andrea keeps busy with her family, including her 3 little girls!
Miles Lucas, Optometric Assistant
Bio to come!
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Lucas – Lab Assistant
Murphy – Lab Assistant