Shawnee Vision Source has a dynamic team dedicated to providing the very best in customer service. Please feel free to ask for any of our staff members by name, should you need assistance.
Amanda Manning-Smith – Office Manager
Amanda started with Tecumseh Eye Clinic under Dr. Matthew Ozment in September of 2011 as a Technician. She served as Technician, Front Desk, Optician and Insurance Specialist from October 2011 until November 2013. She earned her Paraoptometric certification in May of 2012 quickly followed by her Paraoptometric Assistant certification in August of 2012 . In November 2013 the practice was purchased by Dr. Karnish and Dr. Conklin and she remained on staff. Amanda has served as Office Manager at the Tecumseh location since 2014 and at Shawnee since 2015. She served on the Oklahoma Paraoptometric Section Board from 2014 to 2017 and as VSR for the Shawnee and Tecumseh locations since 2014. She has 22 years customer service experience, 19 years experience in the various aspects of the medical field, 15 years experience in optometry and 7 years experience in insurance administration. Amanda and her husband, Brad, have 3 beautiful children, Tatum, 8, Piper, 4, and Sawyer, 1. She enjoys time with her family and friends, reading, movies, and travel.
Samantha Dinwiddie – Assistant Manager/ Billing Coordinator
Samantha joined the STVS family in August of 2014. She has 12 years customer service experience and 8 years experience in multiple areas of the healthcare field. She is from Moore,Oklahoma and graduated from Moore High School. Samantha holds an Associates Degree in Business from Seminole State College. She serves as our Assistant Manager and Billing Coordinator for both the Shawnee and Tecumseh locations. Samantha and her husband of 4 years, Jessie, have one son Jaxon. She enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, being outdoors and dabbles in interior design for fun.
Jessica Hanes – Billing Specialist
Jessica joined the Vision Source family in July of 2015. She is a Shawnee native and graduated from Shawnee High School in 2008 quickly followed by Barber College in 2009. She serves as our Billing Specialist. Jessica has 8 years customer service experience, 3 years in the optometry field and 2 years in insurance administration. She is a newlywed and she and husband, Michael, have one son, Turner. Jessica enjoys devoting her time outside of the office to making the most out of her family time.
Chassidy Krauter – Front Desk
Chassidy joined the Tecumseh Vision Source family in April 2018. She is a graduate of Prague High School in Prague, Oklahoma. She holds a Associates Degree in Occupational Studies from Heritage College and also attended Seminole State College. Chassidy serves as our front desk staff greeting our patients, verifying insurance benefits, and assisting with all customer service needs. She and her husband, Chase, have 2 sweet boys, Langston and Cash. Chassidy enjoys spending her free time being a boy-mom (playing in the mud/dirt and watching superhero or dinosaur movies), spending quality time with her family, taking naps and watching sporting events.
Autumn Munier – Frame & Lens Specialist / Office Lead
Autumn joined the STVS family in October 2015. She has 10 years customer service experience and 8 years experience in the optometry and ophthalmology field including 3 years as an optician. Autumn is a Tecumseh native and graduated from Tecumseh High School. She serves as our Office Lead and Optical staff assisting ensuring that our patients receive the best patient centered experience. Autumn and her husband, Brian, of 4 years have 3 beautiful children. She enjoys time with family and trips to the lake.
Paige Guyer – Lead Technician
Paige joined the Vision Source family in June of 2015. She graduated from Moore High School . Paige serves as our Lead Technician for both the Shawnee and Tecumseh offices and has 5 years customer service experience. She and her fiance, Ross, have one daughter, Hayven. Paige enjoys spending time with her family, being outdoors and traveling.
Brittany Johnson – Technician
Brittany joined the Vision Source family in November 2014. She became a certified massage therapist in 2006 and earned her NASM certification for personal training in 2009. Brittany is currently working towards her Bachelors Degree in Psychology and worked as a Raw Vegan Chef instructor for 3 years. She has been an optometry technician since 2013. Brittany is married to her husband, Kevin, of 16 years. She loves spending time with her family and can be found most weekends at the lake. Brittany has a passion for cooking and preparing elaborate meals with friends when time allows.
Lindsay Hemmerling – Technician
Lindsay joined the Vision Source family in April of 2017. She is a graduate of Mcloud High School and graduated from Heritage College as a Registered Medical Assistant in 2015. Lindsay has 9 years experience in the medical field and customer service. She serves as Technician at both our Shawnee and Tecumseh locations. Lindsay has one daughter and enjoys camping at the lake with her family every summer.
Lydia Hernandez – Technician
Lydia is our newest addition to the Vision Source family. She joined us May of 2018. She serves as Technician at both our Shawnee and Tecumseh locations with over 10 years of customer service experience. Lydia has a background in the medical field outside of optometry. She and her husband of 4 years have a 12 year old little girl and a 2 year old little boy.
Lacey Dinwiddie – Office Float / Front Desk / Technician / Optical Team
Lacey joined Shawnee Vision Source in August of 2016. She is a graduate of Rutherford High School and attended Gulf Coast State College in Panama City, Florida. Lacey moved to Oklahoma in July 2016 . Lacey serves as our office float and covers our front desk, technicians and optical staff for both the Shawnee and Tecumseh locations. She recently married her best friend, John, and enjoys spending time with him exploring the outdoors and eating sushi.