Lori Adams, Medical Technician
Lori Adams is originally from Lincoln and graduated from Northeast High School and then UNL. Lori has been part of the Clear Vision Team since 2015. Lori is a guru on the medical side of our clinic and patients find Lori to be very friendly and fun to work with. Lori really enjoys sports, especially Husker sporting events. From April to October she spends many hours at the Doris Bair Softball Complex. She serves as a member on the board for the Lancaster Youth Softball Association and is very passionate about this organization. LYSA provided her with many memories and friendships growing up and she wants to be sure that other girls have the same opportunities.
Katie Bateman, Business Manager
Katie Bateman spent most of her childhood in Nashville, Tennessee before attending the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and receiving her degree in business. Katie serves many roles in the clinic that include clinic financials and stat tracking, frame buying, marketing and advertising, event planning, and human resource tasks. She is passionate about forming relationships between the clinic and community organizations. Katie is a part of the Fallbrook Kiwanis Club and serves as a member on the Fallbrook YMCA board. When not working, she enjoys spending time with Andrew, their daughters Alece and Olivia, and their German short-hair, Monroe.
Lindsey Collins, Optician
Lindsey, an O’Neill native, joins us with experience in retail management and excellent communication skills. She earned an undergraduate degree from the University of Nebraska at Kearney in Business Management. Although Lindsey is a newer member of our CVEC team she is definitely quickly become an optical whiz. Lindsey easily connects to our patients, carefully listening to their interests, lifestyle and how they need their glasses to work for them. She is always upbeat and a fantastic teammate. In her free time you may find Lindsey doing a variety of sports, hanging out with her husband, Michael, or at the dog park with their pup, Bo.
Kelsey Mataloun, Optician, ABOC, CPOA
Kelsey joined the CVEC team in July 2019 and hit the ground running. She not only had a fantastic background in optics but also experience working for Nordstroms. Patient’s appreciate her curated style and advice during frame and lens selection. Kelsey, a Lincoln native, graduated from UNL with her degree in Textiles, Merchandising and Fashion Design and spent time in Denver and St. Louis before returning with her husband, Rodrigo, to Lincoln. Kelsey and Rodrigo are impressive DIY’ers and are always tackling a new house project. When not scraping ceilings, painting, installing lighting or doing landscaping…they are enjoying downtime with their pup, Koko.
Meghan Moore, Patient Concierge
Meghan joins us after 7 years at Bed Bath and Beyond where she traveled to assist opening new stores. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology. Meghan is typically a patient’s first contact with CVEC, either by phone or greeting when they arrive. She is extremely well organized, warm and has a fantastic sense of humor. Meghan likes spending time outdoors, watching TV, and doing absolutely anything with her 7-year-old, Caleb.
Justise Propp, Intern
We have really enjoyed having Justise join the CVEC team. Originally from Hastings, she is now attending Nebraska Wesleyan University with plans to attend Optometry school in the Fall of 2022. Justise brings energy, a strong work ethic and desire to learn. We are excited to see what the future holds for Justise, and feel lucky to have her here while she finishes her undergraduate degree!
Emma Schroeder, Medical Technician
Emma is a recent graduate of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and majored in biological sciences with a minor in psychology. Emma brings energy, humor and attention to detail to work each day. When not working you may find her at the gym, crafting, or out on the town socializing. As a true Gen Z, she shares all of her Tik Tok finds with the rest of us. Need to know how to get your sneakers sparkly white? Emma knows the secret! Graduate school may be calling her name sometime in the near future, but until then…we sure are happy she is part of the Clear Vision Eye Care team!