Meet The Staff

Dr. Justin Holt:

Dr. Holt is a Utah native and graduated from Brigham Young University. After which he spent the next four years attending Optometry School at the Inter American University of Puerto Rico. After attending Optometry School San Juan, Puerto Rico, Dr. Holt is just as comfortable seeing patients in Spanish as he is English.

Upon graduation from Optometry School, he completed an additional one year residency at the University of Utah Moran Eye Center and Veterans Hospital. Having done so, he specializes in the fitting of contact lenses with particular interest in the areas of keratoconus and eyes with severe or irregular astigmatism.

Dr. Holt then worked for eight years at both the Mount Ogden Eye Center and Bountiful Hills Eye Center,before opening West Point Eye Center. Dr. Holt writes for Optometric Management, a professional journal and is featured regularly on KUTV and Good Things Utah. Dr. Holt also lectures at conferences to optometrists throughout the United States and currently serves on the UOA (Utah Optometric Association) Board of Trustees.

Dr. Holt lives in Syracuse with his amazing wife, Melissa, and their children. He is an avid bodybuilder, most recently placing second in the Mr. Utah competition. He also loves taking road trips on his motorcycle with his wife, taking in a movie, dining out, and going to local concerts.

Melissa:

Melissa and her husband, Dr. Holt, make a great team! She has an extensive history in marketing and customer service. Before starting with West Point Eye Center she was an Executive for ABT (the largest Neurotechnology company in the world). Though something very different than what she has done in the past, she loves the optical industry and has now been in it for over five years.

Melissa wants to make sure that EVERY patient LOVES their experience here! Melissa is originally from Layton (GO LANCERS!!!) and now lives in Syracuse with her AMAZING husband (aka Dr. Holt), AWESOME kids and 3 energetic puppy dogs. She enjoys spending time with her family, catching a movie with the love of her life, everything crafty, running, and living life to the fullest!

Taylor:

Taylor is our wonderful Technician she enjoys the outdoors, and spends most of her time outside enjoying the scenery. She is the mother of 3 sweet girls.

Taylor was born and raised in Farr west Utah. She now lives in Clinton Utah. Taylor loves to spend as much time as possible with her family & friends. She also loves to draw and paint in her spare time and just loves animals.

 

Gabrielle:

Gabrielle is our SUPPER sweet and dynamically efficient Optician. Gabrielle grew up in Utah. But has lived in Colorado for the last 11 years. She recently came back to Utah to be with her family. She is married and has two boys who take up most of her time, but in her free time she enjoys baking, crafting and photography. She loves putting our patients in the perfect pair of glasses!

 

Amber:

Amber is our outstanding Front Desk Receptionist. She was born and raised in Syracuse, UT. Amber currently resides in Clinton with her amazing husband (Ty), her adventurous son (Rylan) and her fur child, Maggie.

Amber loves to go duck hunting, fishing, and anything outdoors. She is a HUGE Duke Basketball fan! Go Blue Devils! In her free time she enjoys watching Food Network and coming up with new things to cook. Amber also loves to do crafts and just be with her family.

 

Lisa:

Lisa is our wonderful Billing Specialist. In addition to working here at WPEC she is currently a Medical Billing and Coding Adjunct at a local college as well as working here. She graduated with honors from the MBC program at Broadview University. Lisa is a member of the local coding chapter (AAPC) and is credentialed as a Certified Professional Coder (CPC). In her spare time she enjoys the outdoors; camping, hiking, riding ATVs, and relaxing in St. George. Lisa has 4 children and 2 grandchildren. She resides in West Point with her husband and two dogs.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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