Dr. Christina Fast Optometrist Dr. Fast graduated in 2009 from the Illinois College of Optometry, where she enjoyed watching the Chicago Cubs play as often as possible when she wasn't learning about your eyes. Her undergraduate work was done at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville with a double major in Biology and Spanish. Although she's originally an Okie (Oklahoman), she moved to Seattle in June 2009, where she now lives with her husband and two children. In her free time, Dr. Fast likes to hike, dance, and contemplate a workout.

Dr. Christina Fast
Optometrist

Dr. Fast graduated in 2009 from the Illinois College of Optometry, where she enjoyed watching the Chicago Cubs play as often as possible when she wasn't learning about your eyes. Her undergraduate work was done at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville with a double major in Biology and Spanish. Although she's originally an Okie (Oklahoman), she moved to Seattle in June 2009, where she now lives with her husband and two children. In her free time, Dr. Fast likes to hike, dance, and contemplate a workout.

Dr. Alex Kwon Optometrist Dr. Kwon initially completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Washington where he majored in Neurobiology.  He then graduated in 2008 from the Pacific University College of Optometry in Forest Grove, Oregon. For the next 6 years he had the privilege of starting his career while serving in the United States Air Force and embraced the opportunities of traveling abroad. Originally from Hawaii, he was not much of a 'beach bum' growing up and prefers the cool cloudy days of the beautiful Pacific Northwest. In his spare time, Dr. Kwon enjoys running, hiking, and spending time with his wife and their Golden Retriever.

Dr. Alex Kwon
Optometrist

Dr. Kwon initially completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Washington where he majored in Neurobiology.  He then graduated in 2008 from the Pacific University College of Optometry in Forest Grove, Oregon. For the next 6 years he had the privilege of starting his career while serving in the United States Air Force and embraced the opportunities of traveling abroad. Originally from Hawaii, he was not much of a 'beach bum' growing up and prefers the cool cloudy days of the beautiful Pacific Northwest. In his spare time, Dr. Kwon enjoys running, hiking, and spending time with his wife and their Golden Retriever.

 
Kate Emery Optometric Tech / Manager Kate graduated in December 2015 from the University of Washington with her Masters in Library and Information Science. She has a deep love for bringing order to chaos; organization is her passion. When she’s not working, she enjoys cooking up a storm for the people she loves, exploring the beautiful PNW with friends, and doing arts and crafts projects.  She loves her 2 pets, the peach-faced bird Momo and betta fish, Finn.

Kate Emery
Optometric Tech / Manager

Kate graduated in December 2015 from the University of Washington with her Masters in Library and Information Science. She has a deep love for bringing order to chaos; organization is her passion. When she’s not working, she enjoys cooking up a storm for the people she loves, exploring the beautiful PNW with friends, and doing arts and crafts projects.  She loves her 2 pets, the peach-faced bird Momo and betta fish, Finn.

Nikki Brewer Optometric Tech / Manager Nikki graduated in June 2010 from the University of Washington with a degree in Anthropology and Global Health. When she's not working, she enjoys spending time with her friends, traveling, and trying new food. As a well-adapted Seattlite, she is an avid coffee drinker any time of the day. If you've got insurance or billing questions regarding any of the optometrists or contacts, ask to speak to Nikki.   FYI - After 7 years, Nikki will be leaving us in mid September, make sure to wish her well!

Nikki Brewer
Optometric Tech / Manager

Nikki graduated in June 2010 from the University of Washington with a degree in Anthropology and Global Health. When she's not working, she enjoys spending time with her friends, traveling, and trying new food. As a well-adapted Seattlite, she is an avid coffee drinker any time of the day.

If you've got insurance or billing questions regarding any of the optometrists or contacts, ask to speak to Nikki.  

FYI - After 7 years, Nikki will be leaving us in mid September, make sure to wish her well!

Mike Lebeiko Business Manager Mike is the Swiss Army Knife of our office.  Need some graphic design?  Got complex insurance questions people can't answer in-store?  Is your computer down, or your left click is now your right click?  Yep, Mike is the guy for all that.  However, it's important to note that Mike is in the office sparingly, and usually working on some crazy project.

Mike Lebeiko
Business Manager

Mike is the Swiss Army Knife of our office.  Need some graphic design?  Got complex insurance questions people can't answer in-store?  Is your computer down, or your left click is now your right click?  Yep, Mike is the guy for all that.  However, it's important to note that Mike is in the office sparingly, and usually working on some crazy project.

 
Anna Hoang Optometric Tech / Assistant Anna is one of our optometrist assistants, and works only on Saturdays. She is a student at the University of Washington, where she is studying biology. She hopes to become an optometrist in 6 years. In her free time, she likes to dance, travel, and eat desserts.

Anna Hoang
Optometric Tech / Assistant

Anna is one of our optometrist assistants, and works only on Saturdays. She is a student at the University of Washington, where she is studying biology. She hopes to become an optometrist in 6 years. In her free time, she likes to dance, travel, and eat desserts.

Jackie Gomez Optometric Tech / Assistant Jackie is one of optometrist assistants, and works only on Saturdays.  She was born and raised in Kirkland. She graduated from the University of Washington in 2016 with a degree in Public Health. She aspires to go to optometry school in the future. She enjoys traveling to Mexico every year, breakfast food, water activities, poetry, spending time with her family, and sarcastic humor.

Jackie Gomez
Optometric Tech / Assistant

Jackie is one of optometrist assistants, and works only on Saturdays.  She was born and raised in Kirkland. She graduated from the University of Washington in 2016 with a degree in Public Health. She aspires to go to optometry school in the future. She enjoys traveling to Mexico every year, breakfast food, water activities, poetry, spending time with her family, and sarcastic humor.