Our Team

Our exceptional, friendly staff is our greatest asset. They are excited about what they do and they care personally about getting the best results for our patients.

Erika Evans


Erika has been in the optical industry since 2008. Over her 12 years working in private practices, she has built extensive experience in both optical and billing/administrative duties. She prides herself on excellent customer service and attention to detail. On her days off you can find Erika, her husband Eric, and their Pomeranian Meiko exploring Washington and beyond in their camper van.

Alexander Molina


Alexander is a Seattle native, born and raised here, he comes to us with 3 years of optical experience. On his free time he enjoys playing basketball, watching movies, or catching a Mariners game. He is also fluent in Spanish.

Christopher Phelps

Office Manager

Christopher is our lab guru with nearly 20 years of experience in the optical industry. He has worked with a wide variety of lab equipment and currently runs our in-office Santinelli edger, does the insurance billing, and manages the office. He resides in Renton with his wife, and his two daughters.

Gaby Barragan

Office Manager

Gaby joined the Klahanie team in 2017. She has a great attitude and tries to build honest relationships with everyone she works with. She can be found pre-testing patients, checking patients in at the front desk or helping them find the perfect frame. She lives in North Bend with her pug, Iggy.

Charlie Carman

Ophthalmic Technician

Charlie has lived in Washington his whole life and has recently been introduced to the world of optics. He loves to learn new things and enjoys the company of others. If you don’t find him at work, he’s most likely enjoying a round of golf, playing a video game on his computer, or spending time with his wonderful girlfriend, Sage.

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