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Our Vision Therapy Team

Our friendly staff is an integral part of our total team – focused on serving you.


Amy Zeiger, BA, COVT, OT Aide

Vision Therapist, Certified
Amy Zeiger, BA, COVT received her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology at the University of Colorado in Boulder.  She has worked in the Optometric industry for over 15 years and earned her nationally recognized certification as an Optometric Vision Therapist in 2009.  Amy has been a member of  COVD...

Barbara Nelson, BS, COVT

Vision Therapist, Certified
Barbara Nelson, BS, COVT, has a Bachelor of Science in Education from the University of Western Illinois.  She has continued graduate studies at Northern Illinois University, University of Hawaii, California State University and UCLA.  Barbara taught for seven years in Illinois before moving to Southern California.  She spent twenty-two years...

Cami Dowis, MEd, COVT

Vision Therapist, Certified
Cami received her BA in Secondary Education at University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, her hometown. She taught junior high in Oregon and Colorado. She also earned her Masters degree from Lesley College and her COVT, Certified Optometric Vision Therapist. Cami has over 25 years experience as a vision therapist including...

Cara Ascarrunz, BA

Vision Therapist
Cara graduated from Truman State University in Kirksville, MO in May 2013 with a BA in Biology with Minors in Spanish and International Studies. She moved out to Boulder upon graduating college after spending a summer in Nederland with an ecology research internship. For the past three years, Cara has...

Claire Cherington, BS

Patient Care Coordinator
Claire Cherington, BS, earned her Bachelor of Science Degree in Journalism at the University of Colorado in Boulder . Claire worked in the advertising/media and event planning industry for 10 years and then chose to stay home with her two children. She spent 16 years as an Educational Consultant working...

Maria Colwell, BS

Vision Therapist
Maria received her Bachelors of Science degree in Research Psychology at Southern Connecticut State University. She then spent a few years living and working in Massachusetts as a Vision Therapist in the very office she did vision therapy at, when she was a child. Maria plans on working towards her...

Michelle Koszalka

Office Assistant
Michelle Koszalka is currently studying Integrative Physiology at the University of Colorado in Boulder with an interest in Optometry. She is constantly fascinated with vision therapy and very excited in continuing her journey here at Boulder Valley Vision Therapy. In her free time, she enjoys learning new languages, adventuring outdoors,...

Noah Henry

Vision Therapist
Noah Henry is currently studying Integrative Physiology at the University of Colorado at Boulder with an interest in Medicine. He is a Colorado native who loves to climb, bike, and ski. Noah has worked many summers as a camp counselor and looks forward to continue working with children at Boulder...