John joined the Eye Mechanix team in 2015. He has been in the optical industry for over 8 years. He began in a lab, edging and mounting lenses and adjusting frames for a better fit and prescription optimization. His previous positions have been lab technician, contact lens technician, manager and optician. Currently, John is our lead optician ready to help you with your eyewear and eye care needs.
John relocated to Chicago from Iowa over 12 years ago. He enjoys all Chicago has to offer; dining, craft beers, the lakefront and summer festivals to name a few. He embraces the diversity and beauty of Chicago. He spends his spare time with his pets and acts with two small theatre companies.
Stop in for a frame adjustment, eye glass cleaning or to select a new frame. John enjoys helping patients find their style and offer the best lens options for your prescription.