Lauren Stratford, CCOA Since May 2013, Lauren has been an optometric assistant at Norfolk Family Eye Care and obtained her Canadian Certified Optometric Assistant certification in October 2013. Lauren will greet you with her bright smile and dedicates herself to making each patient feel welcomed. Lauren is trained in all areas of the office; you will mostly see her in our frame gallery wearing one of her many pairs of fabulous glasses. Also, she enjoys giving people multiple vision options, as she is a great contacts lenses trainer. She will help you with inserting and removing your new contacts and teach you how to take care of them. Her background in fashion is an asset when choosing a modern frame to suit your face shape, style, and personality.