Meet our Team
rena elliott - OPTOMETRIST
Rena received her optometry degree from Dublin Institute of Technology in 1986, and was awarded the Harte Barry Award for achieving first place in her final exams. Rena worked with Wigmore Opticians in Baggott Street before setting up Elliott Opticians in Athlone in 1988. In her three decades practicing as an optician, Rena has examined thousands of eyes and is dedicated to giving you the benefit of her expertise.
ELAINE CORRIGAN - OPTOMETRIST
Elaine qualified as an Optometrist from Dublin’s Institute of Technology in 2016 achieving a First Class Honours Degree. With an interest in the medical aspect of Optometry she has completed a Professional Higher Certificate in Glaucoma in Cardiff University. Elaine has great knowledge of detecting and monitoring glaucoma. She has completed two courses for managing myopia in children through Brien Holden Vision Institute, Sydney, Australia. This new research aims at slowing the progression of myopia (short-sightedness) and Elaine uses this research to fit the appropriate glasses or contact lenses for myopic children. Elaine strives to provide you with an excellent eye care service using up-to date equipment here in Elliott Opticians.
deborah greene - Trainee Dispensing Optician & lab technician
Deborah joined Elliott Opticians three years ago as an optical assistant, and in that time she has begun her training for a degree to qualify her as a Dispensing Optician, With her previous experience in the retail industry, Deborah ensures that each patient leaves the practice with glasses they love.
JOHN ELLIOTT - DISPENSING OPTICIAN
Having received his training in London, John qualified as a Dispensing Optician in 1993. The optics field is constantly changing and John enjoys keeping up to date with the latest in lens technologies, to ensure you get the best possible lens design for your prescription. With almost 25 years experience in the field, you know you are in safe hands.
SANDRA GRADY - LAB TECHNICIAN/ Frame stylist
Sandra has been with Elliot Opticians sine 1997 and always enjoys the arrival of new frames and presenting the most up to date fashion to customers. Sandra also makes up the glasses and is excellent with all those tricky repairs.
TRACY POWELL - OPTICAL ASSISTANT/FRAME STYLIST
Tracy rejoined Elliott Opticians two years ago after having previously worked with us for nine years. Tracy took a break from the optical world to pursue her career as a Weight Watchers Leader which she thoroughly enjoyed. She is a real people person and just loves picking out new stylish frames for our customers and keeping up to date with the latest trends.
A part of the Elliott's team for almost ten years now, Marie handles the accounting and book keeping side of the business with ease.
Originally joining Elliott Opticians as a receptionist, Sharon has been here since the beginning. She now works part time behind the scenes, taking care of the optical benefits and administration.