Our Staff

Dr. Kristin Middlesworth:

Dr. Middlesworth grew up in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She graduated from the Schreyer Honors College at Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor of Science in Life Science. She continued on to optometry school at The Ohio State University where she graduated with a Doctorate of Optometry. Dr. Middlesworth participates in the InfantSEE program, a no-cost comprehensive eye exam for your infant aged 6-12 months, and local Realeyes programs dedicated to teaching school aged children the importance of caring for their eyes and vision to ensure a lifetime of great sight. Dr. Middlesworth enjoys seeing a range of patients from pediatrics to geriatrics and fitting contact lenses. She is a member of the American Optometric Association and Ohio Optometric Association.

Dr. Jaclyn Paskiet:

Dr. Paskiet graduated with honors from The Ohio State University College of Optometry and was an active member of her class participating in several optometric organizations such as EYE (epsilon psi epsilon), Sigma Kappa honor society, and COVD local student liaison. Since graduation, Dr. Paskiet supports local and national optometric associations such as American Optometric Association (AOA), Ohio and Central Ohio Optometric Association (OOA & COOA), and College of Optometrists in Vision Development (COVD). Dr. Paskiet also participates in the InfantSEE program, a no-cost comprehensive eye exam for your infant aged 6-12 months, and local Realeyes programs dedicated to teaching school aged children the importance of caring for their eyes and vision to ensure a lifetime of great sight. Dr. Paskiet is an Ohio native but grew up in Iowa, completing her undergraduate work at St. Ambrose University in Devenport, Iowa. Since being back in Ohio, Dr. Paskiet enjoys rooting for the Buckeyes with her husband and sons, attending Beechwold Christian church, and cooking for family and friends.

Dr. Janet Harawa:

Dr. Harawa attended Miami University where she graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Zoology and Psychology. She went on to earn her Doctor of Optometry summa cum laude in 2016 from The Ohio State University College of Optometry. At Ohio State, she received the Hoya Optometry Scholarship, the Wildermuth Optometry Scholarship, and the Ohio State Optometry class of 1953 Scholarship. She also received the Optical Instruments Award of Excellence in 2014 and the VSP/AOF Practice Excellence Scholarship in 2015. She is involved in the American Optometric Association, the Ohio Optometric Association, Beta Sigma Kappa International Optometric Honor Society, and the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi. She is also a candidate for Fellowship in the American Academy of Optometry.

Dr. Karen Budd:

Dr. Budd is originally from Mount Vernon, Ohio. After graduating from Ohio Northern University, she received her Doctor of Optometry from The Ohio State University. She is proud to be a Buckeye and enjoys tennis, violin, and piano. Her favorite part about being an optometrist is seeing patients smile when they look through new glasses or contact lenses.

Dr. Natalie Nguyen

Jill Anderson - Office Manager:

Jill has been with the office for 7 years and loves every second that she's been here. She loves the patients and building relationships with them as they continue to come back every year. She enjoys learning and assisting the doctors and the practice to make sure that everything runs smooth, as the practice continues to grow! When Jill isn't working, she loves spending time with her family, traveling the world, and growing her Captain America collection. Above anything else, Jill wants to make sure that she can bring joy to all those she meets.

Taylor Adams - Optometry Technician:

Taylor is a friendly and fun technician who loves to laugh and assist patients to the best of her ability. When she is not working, she enjoys spending time with her dogs and watching Marvel movies. She strives to make a difference in the lives of others every day.

Hali Beard - Optometry Technician:

Hali enjoys pretesting patients and getting to know them during that time. When she isn't busy at work, she is spending time with her two young daughters and her husband, and all the various sports activities that they are involved in.

Kaziah Conrad - Optometry Technician:

Kaziah enjoys working with patients at the office as she is currently attending Cedarville University with a double major in Social Work and Music. In her free time, she plays the violin, travels, and enjoys spending time with family and friends. Kaziah works hard to make sure that she becomes the change she wants to see in the world.

Elizabeth Page - Optometry Technician:

Elizabeth is a student studying at The Ohio State University and plans to further her education into medicine in graduate school. She enjoys working with a wide variety of patients and strives to make each patient feel comfortable and give them the best care possible. In her spare time, Elizabeth competes in Latin and Ballroom dancing with her long-term partner, and enjoys hanging out with her dog.

Chloe Martello - Optometry Technician