Joseph S. Wald, O.D.
Voted funniest and most charming eye doctor in Burlington! Okay, that was from his staff, but you will agree. Dr. Wald graduate in 1983 from University of California, Berkley with a Bachelor in Science and in 1987 from Pacific University in Oregon as a Doctor of Optometry. He moved to the Pacific Northwest from the Bay Area in 2001. He enjoys hiking with his wife, Desiree and their dog Gus, spending time with friends, and working around his yard.
Luke Hoekstra, O.D.
Dr. Luke Hoekstra grew up in Minnesota. He graduated from Minnesota State University with a B.S. in Biology with a health emphasis. He then went on to graduate with honors from Pacific University College of Optometry in Forrest Grove, Oregon. He is a member of the American Optometric Association and Optometric Physicians of Washington.
In his free time he enjoys sports and exploring all the outdoor activities Washington has to offer.
Mindy is our Frame Stylist/Optician and the Office Coordinator. Mindy will ensure each of our patients have a fantastic and memorable visit here at Burlington Vision Clinic. Mindy has been in the optical field for well over 15 years. She has a keen eye for eyewear selection and an extensive knowledge of lens material and design. She’ll help you find the perfect eyewear for the look you want and the performance you need. Mindy enjoys staying up on the latest styles and trends to keep you looking your best. In her spare time Mindy enjoys spending time with her sweet daughter and the outdoors.
Andi Lee, LDO
Andi is a licensed optician, with a degree in ophthalmic dispensing and a degree in fashion design. She loves to help pick out frames and select lenses to give our patients their best vision. She moved to the Northwest from Albuquerque, New Mexico in 2002. Andi’s hobbies include gardening, hiking, and spending time with her husband, Andy.
Suzanne joined our practice in early 2017. She greets all our patients with her friendly smile and upbeat personality. She has previous experience in the optical field and is a registered medical assistant. Prior to her optical career, Suzanne was a graphic artist for over 25 years. On her down time she and her husband of 33 years enjoy flyfishing, gardening, and spending quality time with their two children.
Alline joined our team in the fall of 2017. She enjoys working with patients to meet their optical needs. Her career has including teaching elementary grade students and working in the front office of dental practice for 13 years. She has lived in the Skagit Valley for over 20 years. Her favorite past times include hiking and snow shoeing in the Cascade Mountains with her husband, creating digital photo-books and spending time with her children and grand baby.
Mandy is our Billing specialist. She graduated from Skagit Valley College is 2009 with an Associates in Accounting and Office Administration and in 2016 with a Bachelors in Management from CityUniversity of Seattle. She joined the BVC team late in 2016 and has really enjoyed the great staff and awesome patients. In her free time, she devotes all her attention to her family, friends and the outdoors.