Patrick Lopez, Optical Specialist
A New Orleans native, Patrick has been in the optical industry for over twenty years. After earning his bachelor’s degree in political science from Louisiana State University, Patrick made Baton Rouge his home.
He has an extensive background in corporate optical sales and lab work and is excited to be part of an independent and local company like Smarter Eyewear. When he’s not at Smarter Eyewear, Patrick enjoys spending time with his family.
Katie Parker, Optical Sales
Born and raised in San Antonio, Texas, Katie embraced Cajun country by settling in Baton Rouge. Before moving to “The Red Stick,” Katie worked in fashion retail and a busy optometry office in Shreveport, Louisiana
She is excited to be a part of the team at Smarter Eyewear, and is also thrilled to help further the “shop local” movement.
Katie has a bachelor degree of Liberal Arts with a concentration in Art History from Louisiana State University in Shreveport. When she’s not working at Smarter Eyewear, she attends the Aveda Institute. Katie enjoys keeping up with the latest styles and trends in eyewear and hair. Stop by the shop to meet Katie and see the latest color of her hair!