Dr. Shockley successfully completed double majors in biology and chemistry at the University of Delaware before enrolling and graduating with a Doctor of Optometry Degree from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tennessee. He is a licensed optometrist in Georgia, and he has practiced in the state since 1981.
Dr. Shockley had an optometric practice in Riverdale, Georgia prior to opening his office in Newnan. He has been at his current location since 1993.
Dr. Shockley specializes in difficult to fit contact lenses (including bifocals, astigmatism and post surgical cases).
Dr. Nancy Barr F.A.A.O.
Diplomate, American Board of Optometry
Dr. Barr has practiced in the south metro Atlanta area for many years, most recently at EyeCare Plus in Peachtree City (2002-2020). She was previously employed as a consultant by Johnson & Johnson, the world’s largest contact lens manufacturer. Dr. Barr is a graduate of The Ohio State University College of Optometry. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and Board Certified by the American Board of Optometry. Dr. Barr is a past president of the Georgia Optometric Association, and is a member of the American Optometric Association.
Dr. Barr has devoted countless hours to volunteer work, including missions to Liberia (Africa), Nicaragua, and has been a longtime volunteer clinician at the Fayette Care Clinic. She is married to Steve Stubbs, an international captain with Delta Airlines.
Dr. Ross Montgomery
Dr. Ross Montgomery graduated from Valdosta State University, Cum Laude with a BS Degree in Biology. In 2013, Dr. Montgomery received his degree of Doctor of Optometry from the PA College of Optometry. Dr. Montgomery completed a residency at the Woolfson Eye Institute in Atlanta where he worked with expert ocular disease specialists. Dr. Montgomery is married to Erica Frederick, a life long resident of Peachtree City who is a graduate of Starr's Mill High School. Dr. Montgomery enjoys fishing, woodworking, cooking, outdoor activities, and spending time with his wife, family and friends.
Olga - Office Manager
I’ve been in the Optometry management field for over 15 years. I am always pleased and readily available to assist you in answering any questions you may have regarding your visit; as well as selecting perfect eye wear options to update your look and enhance your vision.
I am proud to be a part of a practice that will put the patient’s best eye care needs as its first priority! I look forward to working with this community and supporting your vision needs.
I speak fluent English and Spanish.
When not at work, I enjoy spending my time with my family and three grandchildren; we enjoy the beach and short family trips.
Gene - Optical Manager
It is truly an honored to be a part of Newnan Family Eyecare. With a little over twenty years of experience, I am happy to assist you with any optical questions or concerns. Whether its upgrading to a new look or just questions about your optical benefits, I will provide you with the answers and solutions you need.
Lisa - Patient Coordinator and Billing
I have been in the eye care field for over 20 years and have been with Newnan Eyecare since 2017. I enjoy spending time with my family and two cats.
Melinda - Head Technician
I have been in eye care since 2012. In that time I have received my certification as Paraoptometric Assistant. In my spare time, I love spending time with my family.
Kassi - Contact Lens Specialist
I have been in this field since 2015 and am very excited to be a part of this team! When I'm not at work, I enjoy spending time at the lake or anything outdoors with my husband and 2 year old daughter, Amelia.