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Come meet the experienced team members who make it possible for Vision Source Rio to be the leading provider of vision care products and services in Rio Rancho.

DSC02041Renee Tellez, NCLE and CPO Certified, Office Manager

Renee started her journey with Vision Source Rio in August of 1998. She is a certified Optomap operator, NCLE certified, certified Paraoptometric, and has extensive training on several diagnostic instruments including the Epic, Visual Field, OCT, and Topographer. While Renee has extensive training in the world of optical she is also a proud mother who enjoys spending time with her children. She persistently goes out of her way to meet the needs of others, in a professional and caring way. Questions or concerns? Renee is your girl!

Ketti Cash, Technician, CPOT

Ketti’s adventure at Vision Source Rio all begun in October of 2006. A graduate of Southeast Missouri State University, Ketti worked as a Veterinary Assistant for several years in both Missouri and New Mexico, fulfilling her passion for helping animals. In her spare time she enjoys walking and playing with her three rescued dogs. Ketti is a Certified Paraoptometric Technician, and loves to work with pediatric patients. Fun and bubbly, Ketti brings a smile to anyone’s face that talks with her.


Audrey Hand, Technician

Audrey began at Vision Source Rio in March of 2016. Originally from Kansas, Audrey has been helping others for close to 5 years. It started with her work in nursing as a certified assistant, which later progressed to the world of optical. She has been working in the world of optical for 2 and a half years and counting. In her spare time, Audrey loves to be outdoors with her two dogs and fiancé, enjoying her time with loved ones all while in the beauty of nature.

Briana Marie, Technician, CPOT

Briana teamed up with Rio Eye Care December of 2012. She earned her bachelor of science degrees in Biology and Chemistry at the University of New Mexico and has a license in Emergency Medicine. She enjoys traveling with her husband, walking her English Mastiffs, and catching a good baseball, hockey, or football game.

DSC02040Heather Cowan, Certified Optician, Optical Team Lead

Heather’s journey with Vision Source Rio all started in the year of 2005. She is a certified optician, who can guide and lead you into the right frame selection that will best suit all of your needs. Because of Heather’s longevity in the world of optical she has the perfect eye for the perfect frame. Constantly going out of her way for everyone, she has a big, kind, and loving heart that will make you want to come back! In her spare time, Heather enjoys spending time with her two children, and three rescue dogs Chandler, Athena, and Kiera.

 Crystal Prairie, Patient Care Coordinator

Crystal has had the pleasure of being with Vision Source Rio since February of 2012. She is a patient care coordinator and miracle worker all in one. While Crystal’s main duty is to coordinate patients, she has no problem stepping out of her field of expertise and helping wherever she may be needed. Her warm and gentle smile is what helps bring people back for more. Crystal is excellent at answering any questions you may have, and if she is at a loss, she will go out of her way to find the answer for you. In her free and spare time she enjoys spending time with her three children, building and making quality family memories.

Analyssa Seybert, Frame and Lens Specialist

Analyssa’s time with Vision Source Rio began in March of 2016. As a frame and lens specialist, Analyssa enjoys helping patients select the right eye wear and lens style to fit their vision and lifestyle needs. She can also help with any repairs or adjustments that you may need. In her spare time, Analyssa enjoys spending time with her family and two dogs.

Sarah Graves-Brown, Frame and Lens Specialist

Sarah is relatively new to Vision Source Rio, but she comes with some optician experience. She’s familiar with all types of repairs and adjustments and can help you find the right eye wear and lens style to fit your vision needs. She has an Associates degree in Culinary Arts, so in her spare time she loves to bake. Sarah also loves spending time with her husband and five dogs.