The perfect team


Michael Smith

Owner - Licensed Optician

With over 25 years of optical experience, Michael has proven to be a leader in the optical community. By passing his knowledge and experience to his team, Eyes of Nanuet has proven to be the leading eyecare retailer for Rockland County.  

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Dr. Gladys Caro: 


Dr. Caro graduated from Boston's New England School of Optometry in 1992.  She has been associated with the practice for more than 20 years.  As optical sciences advance, Dr. Caro ensures her patients receive the latest eyeglass and contact lens technologies to achieve their best vision.  Therapeutic Certified, her focus is to ensure her patient's ocular health.  She is also fluent in both English and Spanish.

Kelci Ptak-Lewis

Sales Manager / Frame Buyer

Kelci came to us in 2016 with 14 years experience as an eyewear consultant. She also has a background in graphic design, so her creative eye pairs with her honest opinion to find the perfect frame for every person. 


Laurie Fernandez:

Eyewear Consultant / Insurance Billing

With four years in the optical industry in northern Rockland, Laurie is a fresh face to our practice. She loves using her optical knowledge to help people select the best eyeglass option for their prescription and lifestyle.


Gina Diana-Bronson:

Front Desk / Receptionist

Gina comes to us with many years of experience in customer service as well as medical billing. Her love for fashion and honest judgement also provides an extra opinion for patients when making frame selections.


Helaine Nemeth:

Eyewear Consultant

Helaine has been with our office for over 20 years. Her many years of experience in eyewear sales coupled with her up-to-date knowledge of lens designs help ensure a perfect pair of glasses every time.

Glendon Chatham: 

Eyewear Consultant / Lab Technician

Glendon added twenty-seven years of experience in the optical industry to the practice when he joined in 2014.  His ability to create a customized experience has helped him develop a loyal following among patients even in the short time he has been with the practice.  In addition, Glendon also helps ensure that all lenses completed in the on-site lab are expertly edged and fit into their selected frames perfectly.