Is originally from Rossford and purchased the practice in 2001. She is a 1997 graduate of The Ohio State University College of Optometry where she earned her doctorate in optometry and earned a Certificate in Interdisciplinary Health Care. She is a member of the Ohio Optometric Association as was awarded a special Merit award in 2003. Dr. Jackson is also a member of the American Optometric Association, and served as the governor of the Toledo Area Optometric Society in 2004-2005. Dr. Jackson enjoys volunteering for the InfantSEE program, and is a presenter of the Realeyes program. She is a board member of The Sight Center of Northwest Ohio and is a past president of the Rossford Business Association. Dr. Jackson is active in her church parish and enjoys volunteering for many community school activities. Dr Jackson has been married for more than 19 year to Tom, and has two children Sophia and Harrison.
Dr. Needham is originally from Cleveland, Ohio and completed her dual Bachelor's degree in biology and psychology at Kent State University. She graduated from The Ohio State University College of Optometry in 2002, where she earned her doctorate in optometry, was a member of the Beta Sigma Kappa honor society, and received her Interdisciplinary Specialization in Aging Certification. She is a member of the Ohio Optometric Association and American Optometric Association, and served as the governor of the Toledo Area Optometric Society in 2009-2010. She received the Ohio Optometric Association's Young Optometrist of the Year award in 2012. She is a member of the Ohio Optometric Foundation Board of Directors, Ohio Public Health Association, and Women of Vision organization. Dr. Needham enjoys volunteering for the InfantSee program, the In School Eye Exam program and is a presenter of the Realeyes program. Dr. Needham is married and enjoys watching Ohio State football in the fall and taking her dog, Dakota, for walks in the park.
Kimberlie joined our QFE family in 2009 and has been a licensed Optician for 20 years. Her sparkly personality and caring nature ensures all of our patients are treated as family. She has been married for 28 years and has 2 daughters and 2 granddaughters. She enjoys coaching cheerleading and vacationing in Florida.
Alicia has been a part of the QFE family for 3 years. She attended Mercy College where she received a Certificate in Ophthalmic Technology and has been a Certified Ophthalmic assistant for 6 years. She is currently training to become a licensed optician and enjoys talking with patient’s to help them meet all their eyewear needs. She enjoys baseball games with her family.
Kristy joined QFE in 2016 and has quickly become part of our family. She is certified by the American Board of Opticianry and has over 7 years experience in helping patients find their perfect eyewear. She enjoys playing sand volleyball and spending time with her niece. She loves playing with her pup, Tony.
Sharon joined our QFE family in 2013. She is a registered nurse and licensed optician. Her detailed personality is a perfect fit when deciding on what frame and lens designs will work for our patients needs. She and her husband Gary have lived in Arizona, Colorado and Oklahoma. She enjoys traveling and meeting people.
Michelle has been part of the QFE family the longest, with over 14 years working along side Dr. Jackson and helping the practice grow. She has a wealth of knowledge about insurance and patient benefits. Ask Michelle anything and she will use her detective skills to find the answers. Michelle and her husband have 2 children and she loves The Pittsburg Steelers and The Penguins.
Darla has been part of our QFE family since 2010. She ensures all of our electronic scheduling requests are met and that appointment times are available to meet each patients needs. She greats you with a warm smile as you enter our office and if your lucky you will get to hear her contagious laugh. She has been married for 31 years and has three children. She enjoys reading, boating, and spending time with her family.
Nina has been part of the QFE family since 2009. She makes sure that all of your appointment questions are answered. Her main task is ensuring that your office visit from check-in to checkout is timely and organized. She is the “calm” to our office and treats all of our patients as family. She has been married for 27 years and has 4 grown children. She is enjoying being an “empty nester”, crocheting, cooking and going on motorcycle rides.
Bo is a Licensed Contact Lens Optician with over 25 years experience in the Optical field. She joined our practice in April, 2013 and has brought new ideas and spirit to our practice. Her main focus is the technical aspect of your visit. She will make sure all your questions are answered and you leave feeling more educated and taken care of. Bo and her husband enjoy camping and being with their family.
Kirsten joined our QFE family in 2016 and works part-time as an Optometric Technician while she goes to school at The University of Toledo with plans to become an Optometrist. She brings an enthusiasm to our office that is contagious to our staff and patients. She loves to read and to rollerblade.