Meet our Doctors and Staff
Drs. Nickolas and Jacqueline Clark
Drs. Nickolas and Jacqueline Clark are both graduates of Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tennessee. After graduating in 2007 with their doctorates of optometry, they moved to the Quad Cities in Bettendorf, Iowa, where they owned and operated two practices under the name of Clark Family Vision. In 2013, the pair left Dr. Nick's home state of Iowa and settled in Pearisburg, Virginia where they began Pearisburg Eye Associates. In 2017, they added another location to their practice in Christiansburg, VA. The new combined location name is now known as Clarity Eye Care.
Before graduating from Southern College of Optometry in 2007, Dr. Jackie was born and raised in Radford, Virginia, where most of her family still resides. As a Radford High School Bobcat and proud James Madison University alumni, Dr. Jackie is proud to return to her Southwest Virginia roots. She has been a member of the FUMC Pearisburg Preschool Board, the Pearisburg Merchant's Association, and the Pearisburg Junior Women's Club. She enjoys boating, gardening, hiking, and running half marathons.
Dr Nick, a Cedar Rapids, Iowa native, graduated from Prairie High School in Cedar Rapids Iowa, before earning his Bachelor's degree from the University of Northern Iowa in 2003. He received his doctorate of optometry from Southern College of Optometry in 2007. He enjoys community service and is currently a member of the Lions Club and the Pearisburg Rotary. He has also taken part on mission trips to Guatamala with Impacto Ministry to help those with vision needs around the world. When not working, he enjoys water skiing, riding motorcycles, and running marathons and other races.
Together they have 3 rowdy boys (including one set of twins), who keep them on their toes.
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Jackie is our receptionist and contact lens specialist. She is very much a people person and is always ready to greet you with a smile. Jackie is a Floyd County resident and has been happily married for over 11 years. When she isn’t working, she enjoys spending quality time with her three adorable dogs and of course her “hubby”. Jackie loves being in the outdoors but her favorite hobby is shopping.
Brittany is our front desk receptionist and optometric tech who enjoys working with patients. She has been married for almost 3 years and loves spending time with her daughter and family.
Hannah, a Blacksburg native, has been in the optical industry for 8 years. She is currently participating in our optician apprenticeship program and will be eligible to sit for the ABO (American Board of Opticianry) exam in 2018. She enjoys travel, hiking , and spending time with her two dogs. Her favorite part of working the optical at Clarity Christiansburg is helping people select their perfect pair of eyeglasses.
Cindy joined the Clarity Eye Care team after 5 years of optical experience. Originally from Ohio, she enjoys taking road trips and sending time with family. When not taking care of her two little boys she always makes sure to root for her Ohio Buckeyes!
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Iva Jean, our front desk coordinator, has been with our office for twelve years. She works to ensure you are taken care of from the beginning of your visit to the end. She also coordinates additional appointments, referrals, and communication with your primary care provider when necessary. When not at work, she enjoys flower gardening, going on walks, and spending time with her "beautiful, energetic" granddaughter.
Jenny joined our office in August of 2013 after over 10 years in the optical industry. She is currently participating in our optician apprenticeship program and will be eligible to sit for the ABO (American Board of Opticianry) exam this fall. Upon completion of her testing and apprenticeship, she will become a licensed optician and hopes to share all of her knowledge on lenses, frames, and vision with you. She is married with two kids and loves crafting and camping. She also serves as a youth leader for a community youth group.
Lisa, our optometric technician and doctor's assistant, has been with our office for over 14 years. She performs all testing necessary before your visit with the doctor and ensures your visit is complete. She also performs special testing such as visual fields, photos and ocular coherence tomography. When not at work she enjoys golfing, camping, and spending time with family and friends
Sherri our insurance specialist, has been with our team since 2015. With over 8 years of optical and billing experience, she specializes in working with your insurance company to ensure coordination of all your benefits. She is married with two children and enjoys hiking, reading, and flower gardening. When not spending her weekends as a "softball mom", she also enjoys making soap and bath and body products which she sells across the region.
Brenda, our optical assistant, helps patients with selection of eyeglass frames and lenses. She works hard to ensure your new eyewear fits all your optical needs. She also enjoys adjusting your new or current eyewear to ensure you always have a perfect fit. When not working in our optical, you can find her gardening , reading, and enjoying family dinner.