Doctors & Staff
Meet the experienced and friendly doctors and staff who make Manchester Eye Care Center, P.C. the leading provider of vision care products and services in Manchester.
Julie A. Marvin-Manders, OD
Dr. Julie Marvin-Manders grew up near Adrian, and after graduating from Adrian High School, continued her education at Ferris State University. She graduated from the Michigan College of Optometry in 1988. After practicing in various ophthalmological and optometric settings in Lansing, Jackson, and Adrian, Dr. Manders settled in Manchester, where she has been in solo private practice since 1992. Dr. Manders lives in Manchester with her husband and their two daughters.
Dr. Manders is a member of the American Optometric Association and the Michigan Optometric Association (MOA). She has served as chairperson for the MOA Awards Committee for many years and currently serves on the MOA State Convention Committee.
She is a founding member and past President of the Manchester Community School Foundation and is actively involved in high school activities and the Manchester Athletic Boosters. She is also a member of the Manchester Lions Club. A proud parent of two state champion girls’ basketball players, Dr. Manders enjoys traveling and playing golf and volleyball herself!
Michelle Danko, OD
Dr. Michelle Danko joined our staff in July 2017. She graduated from Grass Lake High School, Ferris State University, and Nova South East University. She is ready service your optical needs on Monday evenings and normal business hours on Tuesday’s.
An ten-year employee of Manchester Eye Care, Kay is no stranger to the optical field. She worked as an optician for many years before pursuing other careers. Now a resident of Adrian, Kay has two adult daughters, and enjoys a wide variety of outdoor pursuits. She’ll also be happy to tell you all about her five grandchildren!
As our staff optician, Kay is always happy to help you find the perfect pair of frames to suit your personal style, as well as fitting you with high quality lens options. Her assistance will help you look-and see-your best!
Shannon’s friendly smile welcomes you as you walk in the door. She joined our office staff five years ago and does a great job at the reception desk. Her organizational skills are a huge asset to our office.
Shannon lives in Manchester with with her five sons. Since she has a household filled with boys, when she’s not working she’s usually at a sporting event.
Kayla joined us just about three years ago. She really does it all, which could include handling your insurance billing, repairing your glasses, or help you with any other concerns you may have.
Kayla, a Manchester High School graduate, enjoys hanging out with friends and family, shopping, and spending time at the lake.
Jessica is the daughter of Dr. Manders. She is going into her senior year at Ferris State University, but enjoys working here in the summer to keep her busy. She is currently in the Pre-Optometry program, and hopes to join her mom in checking patients at Manchester Eye Care one day.
Jessica enjoys playing in the sand volleyball league in town, going to the lake, and hanging out with friends and family when she has free time.
Brandy joined us this year! She will handle your pretesting and other technical aspects of your visit when you first come to our office.
When she is not working she is spending time with her husband and three children. Her hobbies include shopping and fishing, spending time at the lake and watching Yankee baseball. Brandy is expecting her first grandchild in September.