Meet Our Staff

Kathi J. Roberts - Practice Director

Kathi was born and raised in Cortland NY. She relocated to the Binghamton area in 1977 and was employed as a Staff Systems Analyst at IBM before joining Roberts Eyecare in 1994. Since her arrival, the practice has earned several local, state and national honors and awards, and has experienced extraordinary growth. Kathi believes in supporting our community by serving on several boards and committees including the Executive Board of the Greater Binghamton Chamber of Commerce, Binghamton University Athletic Club, Binghamton University Forum and Vestal Rotary. She is a graduate of the Broome Leadership Institute and serves on the Homeowners Board of Directors on Hilton Head Island. She has been honored as a Fellow of the Essilor Academy and a Paul Harris Fellow.

Scott Sawka, MBA

Practice Administrator

Scott Sawka is a management professional with 20+ years of experience in both operations and sales. Scott graduated from Marywood University, Scranton Pa., with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration. He received his Masters of Business Administration from The University of Scranton with honors.

Scott was born and raised in northeast Pennsylvania. In his spare time he is an avid sports fan and enjoys spending time with his family. Scott lives in Dunmore, Pennsylvania with his wife and four children.

Debbie Proudman

Licensed Optician - Vestal

Optical Co-Manager

31 years experience

Sue Naro

Licensed Optician - Vestal

31 years experience

Jim Conklin

Licensed Optician - Vestal

22 years experience

Andrea Holbrook

Licensed Optician - Sidney

3 year experience

Jackie Clague

Optical Assistant - Vestal

Candy Carlson

Licensed Optician - Vestal

35 years experience

Vien Chamleunsouk

Licensed Optician - Vestal

14 years experience

Max Rich

Licensed Optician - Vestal

30 years experience

Jim Payzant

Licensed Optician - Vestal

34 years experience

Charlene Hoyt

Licensed Optician - Sidney

Optical Co-Manager

15 years experience

Vickie Simonds

Licensed Optician - Sidney

5 year experience

Jim Herron

Licensed Optician - Vestal/Sidney

29 years experience

Dustin Lieb

Licensed Optician - Sidney and Vestal

3 years experience