Karime Reveiz Westrum
Karime graduated from the University of Iowa in 2003 earning degrees in Art and Environmental Studies. After graduating from the University of Iowa, she worked at her father’s doctor's office in multiple capacities. Together, Karime and Joel opened Westrum Optometry in 2006. She has helped in building the office’s strong reputation by providing years of quality, dependable service to all patients and by building a friendly and kind name in the East Village. When she is not at the office, Karime spends much of her time at home raising their daughters, Helena, Rose, and Dorothy.
Carmen has been at Westrum Optometry since October of 2014 and took over as our Office Manager in 2016. She enjoys helping everyone that comes through the door and likes to make all our patients feel welcomed. She is very knowledgeable in lens design and treatment options. In her spare time, Carmen enjoys taking road trips with her husband JP, their daughter Litzy, and their son Emiliano!
Gris has been with Westrum Optometry since April of 2016. She took a new role as our Assistant Manager in 2019. Her first priority is always creating the best experience possible for our patients. She also specializes in frame inventory and patient care. In her free time Gris and her husband, Nick, enjoy spending quality time with their beautiful daughters, Evey and Emma.
Susana has been with Westrum Optometry since April of 2011 where she specializes in patient care. Susana primarily works assisting the doctor with pre-testing and contact lens fittings. Additionally, in the last two years, she has been performing optical tomography for patients. Her friendly smile will always welcome you into Westrum Optometry, and she will gladly assist you with all your questions. Susana has a son named Jovanni. Susana speaks both English and Spanish.
Olga- Optometric Assistant
Olga has been with Westrum Optometry since January 2022. She specializes in helping you find the perfect frame that will fir you properly according to your personality. She will also take all necessary measurements in order to have exceptional top-quality lenses that will suit your lifestyle. She will gladly be able to answer any questions you might have from scheduling an eye exam appointment to helping you understand your insurance benefits. While not at work, She enjoys staying active and going to the gym. She also loves spending time with her husband , three sons and babygirl.
Leslie has been with Westrum Optometry since November of 2016. She works with you on finding the perfect frame to suit your fit and style. In addition, she has been learning the necessary essentials of pre-testing patients. She'll greet you kindly as you walk through the door and will make sure you leave confident about your eye care experience. Outside of work she enjoys spending time with her family.
Yulisa has been with Westrum Optometry since April 2019. She strives to help people meet their vision needs by helping them find frames that suit their personality and make them feel comfortable. She is known to be orderly and efficient, which allows her to help you with your eye care needs and understand any/all services you receive. She and her husband, Alex have a son named Leovanni, who is the joy of their lives. When she is not at work she enjoys spending time with her family and their two dogs Kobe and Remy.