Jennifer K. Howard, O.D., M.P.H.
Dr. Howard is originally from Tulsa, Oklahoma. She graduated from Jenks High School, outside of Tulsa, in 2000. She attended the University of Tulsa were she earned a Bachelors of Biochemistry and a Bachelors of Arts in Environmental Policy. Jennifer moved to St. Louis in 2004 to attend the University of Missouri-St. Louis College of Optometry. She graduated with a Doctorate of Optometry degree in May 2008. In 2010, she completed a Masters of Public Health from A.T. Still University. Dr. Howard has traveled to Tanzania twice on medical mission trips and hopes to continue her mission work abroad.
She currently lives in Dexter with her husband, David, and two sons, Sam and Henry. David is a crop consultant and co-owner of Heartland Crop Consults, LLC. The Howard family have been members of the Dexter community for several years.
Kathryn A. Mayberry, O.D., M.B.A.
Dr. Mayberry graduated from Dexter High School in 2002. After high school she attended Harding University for undergraduate work from 2002 to 2004. In 2004, she began optometry school at the University of Missouri-St. Louis College of Optometry. She completed a medical mission trip to Tanzania, Africa in 2006. In 2008, she graduated with a Doctorate of Optometry. She completed a Masters of Business Administration from Harding University in 2010.
Dr. Mayberry resides in Dexter with her husband, Matt and their son, Sawyer. Dr. Mayberry enjoys St. Louis Cardinals baseball, spending time with family and friends, and practicing optometry in her hometown.
Kim is a 2000 graduate of Bloomfield High School. She attended college briefly before deciding to work in the optometric field, where she has been employed for over 10 years.
Kim is an optical technician. She oversees all pre-testing of patients for preparation of their examination with the doctors. Kim also administers any additional in-office testing such as visual fields, OCT scans, and retinal imaging. She has additional training and experience as an optician.
Bobbie is a graduate of Bloomfield High School and Three Rivers College. She is a billing manager and specialist. Bobbie joined Vision Source Dexter in October 2011 and brings over 10 years of experience in the optometric field. Bobbie oversees all insurance billing for vision and medical claims, and has training and experience as an optician.
Bobbie resides in Dexter with her husband, Mark. Bobbie has two sons, Tyler and wife, Vicky; Tanner and wife, Cassidy. She has two grandchildren, Jordan and Rhylan.
Brandi graduated from Dexter High School in 2002. Prior to joining our practice in 2011, Brandi worked in the banking industry and for the state of Missouri. In November 2013, Brandi became a licensed Certified Paraoptometric (CPO). Currently, Brandi is a contact lens manager and is in charge of all contact lens related resources, such as orders and stock fulfillment. She also sides in pre-testing and as an optician.
Brandi and her husband, Jeremiah, live in Dexter with their two sons, Cale and Judd.