Jack was born in Knoxville in 1959 and has lived in Blount County since 1963. He graduated from Alcoa HS in 1977. Jack is a licensed optician and owner of Jack Raby Optical. He began his career working and training with Holder Optical in Alcoa. Soon after passing the TN State Board exam and receiving his TN optical dispensing license he opened Jack Raby Optical in its present location in June 1981. Jack is also certified by the American Board of Opticianry and is a member of the TN Dispensing Opticians Association.
Donna began in the optical field working and training at Pearle Vision Center in 1984. She passed the TN state board exams in 1988 to become a TN licensed dispensing optician. Donna is also certified by the American Board of Dispensing Opticians and the National Contact Lens Examiners and is a member of the TN Dispensing Opticians Association. Donna joined the staff of Jack Raby Optical in June of 1998.
Carol began working in the optical field for Superior Optics in 1979. She continued her training with Holder Optical in Alcoa before joining the staff of Jack Raby Optical in 1989. Carol works in our state of the art on-site lens finishing lab.
Kelsey is an optical technician with experience and expertise in frame selection for proper fit and fashion. Kelsey is also extremely knowledgeable in all of the latest prescription lens technology to help provide you with the best vision for your particular visual needs. She is committed to hometown friendly customer service everyday. Kelsey joined the staff of Jack Raby Optical in 2016.
Danielle is an optical technician trained by Zeiss, the number 1 supplier of rx lenses in the world. She has extensive lens lab experience as well as experience in fashion and proper eyewear fitting. Danielle brings her knowledge and skill in optics to help provide superior customer service. Danielle joined the staff of Jack Raby Optical in 2017.