With Vision Expo about to open its doors, now seemed like a great time to introduce our new US and Canadian reps.
We have been over-whelmed by the quality of applicants that wanted to join the Kirk & Kirk team and we are delighted to announce ………
Siobhan Burns aka The Eyeglass Lass – USA North East, incl NY and PA
1) How did you get into optics?
I started working at a local optical shop while I was in college.
2) What have you done within the profession?
I’m a licensed optician, ABO/NCLE certified, am on optical boards & committees to promote continuing education and licensing in CT, & I opened an independent boutique
(The Eyeglass Lass) in 2014.
3) What have you done outside of the profession?
Hmmm… travelled? Oh – I used to dabble in stand-up comedy. 😊
4) What do you love outside of optics
I love travel, antique/thrift shopping, and my cats. Some would say I am also a fan of tattoos.
5) An unusual interest/hobby?
Forensics; obsessed! I’ve toured crime labs and have all sort of text books; it’s just so interesting!
Siobhan is wearing Amanda in flame