As an optometric assistant, Tia is involved with the patient experience before and during the comprehensive eye exam. She performs preliminary testing on patients, prepares them for their encounter with the doctor and then assists the doctor during the exam as needed. With her skills and pleasant personality, Tia is an invaluable member of the Shirley Eye Care team. When out of the office, Tia enjoys hunting, fishing, buggy riding and playing softball. She especially loves spending time with family and friends, and romping with her two lovable dogs.