Our Team


Business Manager, Certified Paraoptometric Assistant (CPOA)

Lisa was born and raised in Dickinson, and graduated from Dickinson High School. Lisa has had the pleasure to work for this amazing practice since August of 2000. She earned certification as a Certified Paraoptometric (CPO) in December of 2000.


Certified Paraoptometric (CPO)

Laverne is a native of rural Dickinson, ND. She has lived in Dickinson, since 1978. Laverne began working with Dr. Melanie Miller in September of 1998 as a Paraoptometric.


Certified Paraoptometric (CPO), Insurance Coordinator

Deidra is originally from Dickinson but also lived in Fargo, ND while attending college at Minnesota State University Moorhead. She has been a part of the Eyewear Concepts team since fall of 2013.


Certified Paraoptometric Assistant (CPOA), Scribe

Trisha was raised in Dickinson and graduated from Dickinson State University in 2015. Trisha has been with Eyewear Concepts since October 2016.



Chris was born and raised in Dickinson. She has been with Eyewear Concepts since April 2014. She is currently an Optician and Paraoptometric assistant.



Eric grew up in New England, ND and graduated from New England High School in 2001. He attended Dickinson State University and graduated with a bachelor’s of science in psychology and an associate’s degree in sociology.


Certified Paraoptometric

In 2013, Trinity moved here from Deadwood, South Dakota. She worked at Deadwood Eyecare for 6 years as a paraoptometric and also helped out at the front desk and optical.



Amber was born and raised in Dickinson. She graduated from Dickinson High School in 2009 where she met her husband Nicholas. Together they have two boys, Brody and Briar. Amber has been an optician with Eyewear Concepts since October 2019.



Alyssa moved here from Dayton, Wy in 2011. She has been a receptionist with Eyewear Concepts since August of 2022.



Bailie moved to Dickinson in 2014 from Colorado. She joined Eyewear Concepts in June of 2022 and has her CNA license and wishes to become a certified Paraoptometric.



Alicia was born in Minnesota, but has called North Dakota her home since 2012. She started working as a paraoptometric in December of 2022.She works with patients for pretesting and medical imaging.