Jill Ingelse, OD graduated in 1998 from the Illinois College of Optometry and completed a 1 year residency in Pediatrics.  She received the Clinician of the Year for her graduating class. She purchased the practice in 1999 and has been loving it ever since. She taught as an assistant clinical professor at ICO (Illinois College of Optometry) for several years before having her two children (Justin and Olivia) with husband Cory Ingelse.  She has always been a clinician at heart and loves helping people see better through her talents as an eye doctor.

Catherine Sajn, OD is a 2009 graduate of the Illinois College of Optometry.  Prior to that, she received her B.S. in Chemistry from Purdue University.  During her time at ICO she received clinical honors in Pediatrics, Low Vision, and Primary Care Optometry in addition to being a member of the Beta Sigma Kappa Honor Society.  She loves practicing full scope optometry, working with patients of all ages and striving to improve the vision and ocular health of each and every patient!  She is a native of the south side of Chicago and enjoys swimming, volunteering with the St. Vincent DePaul Society, and spending time with her family.

Anthony is currently attending St. Xavier's working his way towards the optometric field.  He has been a patient of the practice since the age of 5.  He does all our patient pre-testing. He enjoys playing video games with his friends.


Julie is a very enthusiastic employee who has 25 years of optical experience. Her emphasis is on patient care. She loves baking and cooking in her spare time.

Ruth has been with Meyer Eyecare since 2005 as a receptionist and also helps out with pre-testing and patient eyewear selection. She is formerly a pre-school teacher's aide.  She enjoys spending time with family and friends.

Kelli joined the staff of Meyer Eyecare in 2008 helping out with receptionist duties.  She formerly taught first grade and now is a stay at home Mom.  She likes to bake and attend her "Mom" church group meetings.


Anne, an optician since 1994 brings years of optical experience to Meyer Eyecare.  As an optician she enjoys working with the public and is up to the challenge of finding the perfect eyewear for any face.  She is also very knowledgable in lens technology.  Anne is an outdoor enthusiast.

Kathy is a board-certified optician with 27 years of experience and has been with the practice 20 years. Her career began while residing in Jackson Hole, WY in 1981. She oversees all the daily operations at Meyer Eyecare and keeps everyone smiling (and moving!). Kathy also enjoys shopping and spending time with her family.

Jan joined Meyer Eyecare in 2009 and does a little bit of everything. Jan and her husband Dave have 5 children and she works part-time at her church as well. Jan loves photography, cooking, and going places with her kids



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