Larry E Tope, OD
- Graduate of Paulding High School 1973
- B.S. Chemistry & Biology 1977 Bowling Green State University
- Doctorate of Optometry 1981 The Ohio State University College of
- American Optometric Association
- Ohio Optometric Association
- National Glaucoma Society
- Member of the Contact Lens Section of the American Optometric
- Vision Source
- Member of the Paulding Lions Club
- Participates in the InfantSee Program
- Participates in Realeyes Program
Chris Gonzales, medical insurance specialist
Chris is our front desk receptionist. She also provides assistance in other parts of our office. She started working in our office in June of 2017. Prior to working in the eye care industry, she retired 30 years at the Paulding County Board of DD.
Chris is a graduate of Paulding High School and has an associates in business from Northwest State Community College. She also has been married 30 years and has one son and two granddaughters. Chris enjoys reading, shopping, crocheting, interior decorating, and spending time with her grand-kids. Also in her spare time, she likes to cheer for her team the University of Michigan Wolverines.
Chris plans to continue with her education and spend time with her grandchildren.
Sheila M McClain, Office Management
Sheila is one of our office's receptionists. She started her time here in 1991 totaling almost 27 years of care and experience in this industry.
Sheila is a graduate 1976 graduate at Paulding High School. She has been married to her loving husband of 23 years. She has three children, along with 13 grandchildren, and one great-grandchild. When she is not busy in the office, she enjoys doing various activities such as camping, gardening, reading, and spending time with her family.
Sheila plans to keep working the the vision care industry and continue to be a vital part of daily operations in our office.
Debra S Tope, CPOA
Debra is our office manager. She has worked in our office for 26 years. She became a certified paraoptometric in 2002, and a certified paraoptometric assistant in 2003 through the American Optometric Association. Debra is also a member of the American Optimetric Association Paraoptometric section and named Ohio Optometric Association's paraoptometric of the year 2005.
Derbra is a graduate of Wayne Trace High School. She is also married with two children. In her spare time she enjoys crocheting, reading, watching old movies, gardening, and rooting for The Ohio State Buckeyes!
Debra plans to continue working in our office and working on her house and garden.