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Meet the experienced staff who make Nipomo Optometry a proud provider of vision care products and services on the Central Coast.

Jessica – Front Desk Coordinator

Jessica joined us in May 2020. She has years of customer service experience and creative, artsy background. She was born and raised in the Santa Barbara/SLO county area. She fills her free time by doodling, crafting, and doting on her cat Marshall.

Cindy – Optician

Cindy, who is an ABO Certified Optician, joined our team in 2015 and has over 40 years of experience in the Optical field. She has worked with contact lenses, the manufacturing process of glasses, and customer service. She is a mother of 3 and grandmother of 4. In her spare time, she enjoys crafting, gardening and being a “pet parent” to her Boston Terriers Zoey and Peanut.

Carol – Optician

Carol joined our team in 2019 and comes to us with over 12 years of experience in the optical field. She is a mother of 5 and a grandmother of 6. Enjoys baking, reading, motorcycle rides with her husband and being home with her dogs, cat and crested gecko, Paul.


Julia is the newest member of the Nipomo Optometry Team! She has always been fascinated by the medical world thanks to her older brothers who are also in the medical field. After graduating high school Julia was admitted into the Medical Billing and Coding program at Hancock where she later obtained certification. Born and raised in California, she enjoys spending her free time at family BBQs, tattooing and cruising down the coast in her ZL1. 


Mason is Dr. Palmer’s dog and is usually in the office a few days a week.  He can often be found sleeping behind the exam room chair.