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The Staff

At EYES on Main, we have a full team of friendly, experienced eye care professionals who make our optometry practice into the leading center for vision care in Blacksburg, Virginia. Our warm, welcoming staff is passionate about giving you sharp sight and healthy eyes, no matter what you need.

Patients of all ages are invited to benefit from our expert services, including comprehensive eye exams and ocular disease management. Our knowledgeable staff is always focused on helping you enjoy the best vision possible.

We take pride in providing personalized care and outstanding customer service. Open communication with each patient is essential to us, and every member of our staff invests time and energy into getting to know your requirements and preferences. Because we understand that life can get very busy, we’ll work with you to find appointments that suit your schedule. Our Blacksburg eye care professionals will always go the extra mile to make sure you are completely satisfied by your eye care experience!


Tammy Foutz

Optical Sales

Tammy, a local from Blacksburg has two children, Kailee and Tyler.

Some of her favorite things are watching her children play baseball and soccer. She enjoys Reading (a lot), cooking for family and friends, animals and hiking. She also loves to talk so come in and say hello.



Fun, fashionable, fantastic frame board manager

Please meet Kelly!


Born and raised in Martinsville, VA, Kelly made her move to Blacksburg in 2007. Since then, she has gotten married, and is the mother of a gorgeous and brilliant young boy.


She enjoys long walks on the beach, spending time with her family and reading whatever she can get her hands on. In the office, she is the first smiling face you will see, and we could not be happier about that. Her presence is warm and inviting and will make you feel right at home. She’s proven to be a great fit here, and we hope to have her as part of our family for many years to come!



Lab specialist, lens whiz, ball of fire

Amanda came on board in early July 2000, so getting ready to celebrate 20 years very soon!!!.


Originally a member of our front office staff, Amanda moved to the lab in 2005 and oversees our ophthalmic lens department.


She has an extensive knowledge of lens materials, enhancements, availability, and what frame and lens combinations best complement one another. She loves working with patients, so she makes time to help out front whenever she can. But if you hear someone singing along to Johnny Cash on her phone, you know Amanda's hard at work in the lab.



Contact Lens Manager

Darlene joined the staff in October 2007.


We knew she'd fit in well when she began trading barbs with Fran on the day of her interview.


She is a self-described 'military brat' and graduate of Radford University.


Terri McAlister

Originally from Carroll County, Terri moved to Christiansburg 13 years ago with her 3 kids, Madison, Mac and Emerson. Some of Terri’s favorite things are being at the beach, spending time with her family, being around the lake and the sunshine, reading good books, watching movies, relaxing, and enjoying the occasional “Whatcha-Ma-Call-It” candy bar.