At Strohecker Vision Care, our staff is friendly and professional. Our commitment is to provide exceptional customer service to all of our patients. We take pride in our personalized care and strive to spend the necessary time with each patient to ensure a comfortable experience.
Our optometry professionals are passionate about providing high-quality care to our family of patients. We focus on providing comprehensive eye exams, a large selection of fashionable eyewear, and the best possible vision care provided by some of the best technology in the industry. Come in today to meet our staff and make an appointment.
Dr. Robert Strohecker is a life-long resident of Mansfield. He is committed to the vitality of the communities he serves by making significant investments in the renovation of both of his office (Mansfield and Elkland). He is a trustee for Mansfield University, Councilman for Mansfield Borough, Chairman of the Mansfield Shade Tree Committee, along with a Variety of other appointments. He spends several weeks a year helping those in need in the countries of Cuba, Guatemala, and Nicaragua. He and his wife Sondi have three sons and two grandsons.
He finds great joy in the new technology of the optometry field and is always pushing for improved quality and care. Doctor Strohecker can commonly be seen walking through the office joking with and distracting his team-members and spending quality time getting to know his patients.
Dr. Kibler joined the team at SVC in 2012 after earning her Doctorate of Optometry. She grew up in the small town of Varysburg, NY. She attended Canisius College and earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Biology, then went on to Pennsylvania College of Optometry in Philadelphia before settling in Mansfield. She is a member and President of the Northern Optometric Society. Dr. Kibler enjoys working in a small-town office where everyone is family. Her family includes her husband Kelly, and her two Labradors, Wiley and Oakley. She likes to stay active outdoors with activities such as jogging, hunting and gardening. She also enjoys reading, crafting, baking and traveling.
Doctor Kibler is known for brightening the office with her sunny disposition and positivity. She is committed to our patients’ positive experience and is always striving to improve her team-members’ jobs and environment.
Joan, our Certified Paraoptometric Assistant and all around go-to person, is celebrating her 35th year at Strohecker Vision Care this year. Known as the “yoda” of the office, Joan spends her days answering millions of her co-worker’s and patient’s questions and squeezing her actual job in, in between helping everyone else. Joan’s commitment to this practice is evident in her work ethic and her willingness to help ensure the office is running efficiently and effectively at all times. Joan lives in Tioga with her family.
Dolly has been going strong with Strohecker Vision Care for over 20 years! Along with superior experience and knowledge, Dolly brings an excellence to the team with her attention to detail and her efficiency. She is always one of the first to jump in and help teach, direct and train others. Her favorite part of working here, is that there is always a puzzle to solve or something new to learn. In her spare time, Dolly likes to quilt and spend time with her family and dogs. We love having her back as part of our team - even if she can only be with us a few days a week!
Brenda has been a valued member of our SVC team since 2007. As a Certified Medical Office Assistant and a Certified Paraoptometric, Brenda is a one-woman show, often-times filling every role/position we have within the span of one day. Brenda is a team-player and is the first person to help set up her co-workers for success. Although she isn’t a morning person, you would never be able to tell by the smile she greets every patient with. Brenda’s extensive knowledge and experience in this field is only part of the reason she is a stand-out at SVC.
Katey has been a part of SVC since March of 2017. Her favorite thing about working at SVC is interacting with the patients and helping them pick out their glasses. She loves being hands-on and has acquired many skills in edging and fixing glasses. She is a quick learner and is invested in making sure every patient is satisfied with their eyewear. Katey lives in Mansfield with her three kids and husband and enjoys supporting her kids in all of their activities when she isn’t working at SVC. Katey’s motivation adds an energy to the office that helps keep us all going when the days get long.
Sue has been a part of our team since April of 2017. Sue provides the calming presence of the office. When the rest of the team is taking a break and goofing around, Sue can be found still working in the lab, even after hours, to ensure quality in each patient’s purchase. Sue is a wife and an incredible mother to 3 kids when she isn’t working at SVC. Although we carry hundreds of frames, Sue can often be seen ordering more for individual patients to ensure personalization and quality in their selections. Sue is a team-player and is always willing to go the extra mile for her patients and co-workers.
Missy joined our team in January (2018). Missy’s favorite thing about working at SVC is getting to enjoy so many different people. She has lived in the area all her life and is a welcoming and familiar face to many. She currently lives in Arnot with her children and husband and enjoys spending time with them and her enormous dogs. Missy is known for her patience and commitment to our patient’s comfort and is always willing to lend a helping hand wherever she is needed.
Sierra is an awesome asset to our team! With a degree in early childhood development and her vast work experience, Sierra brings a superior work ethic and wonderful attitude, to SVC. She can often be found running our Elkland location on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Sierra values the patient experience and is always the first one to help problem-solve. She and her sons, Brantlee and Krue live in Blossburg. Sierra is a valued member of our staff and we are excited to help equip her to reach her potential in this career field!
Patti is our newest addition to the team! With over 20 years experience as a Pharmacy Tech and a consistent presence in the Mansfield community, Patti brings a familiarity to the patients of SVC. She is enjoying working with the friendly people here, and loves working for Dr. Strohecker and Dr. Kibler! When she isn't working, she loves to spend time visiting her two kids and doing fun things. We are so happy to have Patti be a part of the Strohecker family!
Lea joined our team in November of 2020 and hit the ground running. Bringing with her over 17 years experience in the field and a positive attitude, she has been an incredible addition! Her love for the field of Optometry only increases when she is able to help patients see more clearly and discover products and materials that help their vision and thus, their way of life. When she isn't working, Lea can be found on her small hobby farm with her husband and all of her favorite animals.
Meghan’s role is ever evolving and has been since she joined the team in January of 2018. She currently acts as community liaison and marketing director for SVC, as well as other business and systems-related duties. She enjoys helping her co-workers succeed and strives to continue to make their jobs as easy and effective as possible. Originally from Boston, Meghan moved to Mansfield in 2012 and resides now in Blossburg with her husband and sons. She loves being a part of this community and finds joy in discovering all there is to learn in this medical field.