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303 N 1st St, Oskaloosa, IA 52577
Phone: (641) 673-4366 
Meet the Staff



Michelle Engel
Michelle joined Oskaloosa Vision in 1996 and has worked as a Receptionist since that time. Through the years, she has enjoyed answering questions and educating our patients on their eye health. Michelle is an Oskaloosa native who graduated from OHS and Central College with a degree in communication. She has one grown daughter (Allison) and a cat. Michelle attends Central United Methodist Church, where she teaches 4th/5th grade Sunday School. She also enjoys bargain shopping, reading, watching TV (especially Brittish comedies) and old movies. Did you know Michelle loves paperclips and was once on the Floppy Show?
Angela Simms
Nancy Stuit
Nichole Montavon, ABOC
Angie has been an Optometric Technician on our team since 2009. She enjoys getting to know each of the patients while assisting the doctors. Angie loves the excitement that children bring to the office! She is a graduate of Oskaloosa High School, Indian Hills Community College, and Grandview College. Angie's hobbies include spending time with her family and friends, art, photography, church league softball and volleyball, playing board and card games, and fishing. Angie attends Fellowship Bible Church. Did you know Angie has never been out of the country?
Nancy, an Oskaloosa native, joined Oskaloosa Vision in 2001 as an Optometric Technician. She says the best part about her job is that she gets to know our patients personally as she helps them with their exams. Nancy is married and has two daughters and a son-in-law. She also has a cat, two grand-kitties, and a grand-dog. A little known fact about Nancy is she played the violin in while she was in school.  
Nichole is from Oskaloosa, has worked in our office as an Optical Technician since 2009, and became an American Board of Opticianry certified Optician in 2012. She loves helping people find the right frame and lenses for their lifestyle and is never afraid of repairing glasses. Nichole attends Fellowship Bible Church, where she is active in Life Groups, the AWANA program, and sings on the praise team. She has two children (Alydia and Brant), who keep her quite busy with swimming, ball, church, and school. Nichole also enjoys softball, biking, camping, and reading in her free time. 
Jamie Houser
Jamie was added to our team in 2011 as Insurance/Accounts Coordinator. She holds a degree from Indian Hills Community College in Medical Coding & Billing. Jamie has two children (Peyton and Madison), a cat, and a dog. Her hobbies include spending time with her family and friends, reading, and gardening. A fun fact about Jamie is both of her arms are double-jointed.
Michelle Smith
Michelle is an Optical Technician who joined our staff in 2012 . She always enjoys helping a patient choose new glasses and the smiles that come when they find the right one. Michelle has two sons (Caden and Ramsey) and together they enjoy camping, hiking, and just talking. Michelle also has two dogs at home and she is a chai tea fanatic -- claiming she can't go a day without it!
Patty Nimtz
Patty has joined our team each summer as a receptionist since 2008. She has an Administrative Secretary degree from Kirkwood Community College and over 22 years of office assistant experience. Patty enjoys greeting patients as they come to our office and especially enjoys watching them pick up new glasses. In her free time, Patty enjoys taking walks biking, gardening, baking, reading, and spending time with her husband and children (Adam and Ashley). Did you know Patty's family was featured in the May 1986 issue of "Successful Farming?"
Kelsey Roquet
Kelsey is a senior at Oskaloosa High School and joined our staff in 2013. She enjoys working with our patients as she learns more about optometry as a potential career. When she isn't working in our office, Kelsey enjoys spending time with her family and riding horses. She is a member of the OHS cross country and track teams and she attends Central Reformed Church. A fun fact about Kelsey -- she is a twin.
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