Patrick Lopez – Manager, Acadian Village
A New Orleans native, Patrick has been in the optical industry for over twenty-three 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 remains excited to be part of an independent, local company like Smarter Eyewear. Since SmarterEyewear’s lens cutting labs are on-premise, Patrick plays an important role in the calibration and maintenance of Smarter Eyewear’s equipment.
When he’s not at work, Patrick enjoys spending quality time with his family.
Autumn Perron Blache, ABOC – Manager, Highland Park
Born and raised in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Autumn has an affinity for functional and fashionable eye-wear. She immediately pursued and obtained her ABO Certification to support her personal goal of being an exceptional resource and expert dispenser to returning and prospective clients. Now in her fifth year in the industry, Autumn has successfully served hundreds of customers, and takes great pride in the word-of-mouth repeat business that sustains local companies like Smarter Eyewear.
When visiting, you can also find Autumn’s artwork featured in the Highland Park store. When she’s not working at Smarter Eyewear, Autumn spends her time painting, hunting, traveling and raising her seven year old Son with her Husband.