Meet The Staff

The Staff at J. M White, OD continually strive to meet the needs of each patient.  Our staff members take pride in the support they are providing to our patients.

  • Vicki Davis
    Front Office Receptionist

    Vicki Davis, our Front Office Check-in Receptionist, will be your first point of contact when visiting our office.  She will guide you through the check-in process insuring all documentation is in order prior to your visit with the doctor.  In addition, Vicki also provides support to our patients by scheduling appointments, verifying insurance, and handling telephone calls.


  • Karen King
    Front Office Checkout Receptionist

    Karen King, our Front Office Check-out Receptionist, offers support to our patients by scheduling appointments. She also reviews insurance benefits at the time of checkout for proper collection of payment. 

  • Avalon White
    Office Manager

    Avalon White functions as the Office Manager and offers management and coordination of insurance and claims. Don’t hesitate to contact her with any insurance or billing concerns.

  • Donna Shoemake, CPOA, ABOC

    Donna Shoemake, CPOA, ABOC, our Lead Optician, has over a quarter century in the optical business and is certified as a Dispensing Optician in the State of Texas. She brings both knowledge and experience in providing information on the best optical products and services to our patients.

  • Lynn Like
    Scheduling/Insurance Receptionist

    Lynn Like provides the primary support for appointment scheduling.  She also assists with insurance follow up providing patient information on insurance benefits.

  • Sara Waybourn
    Optician/Optical Tech

    Sara Waybourn began her optical career in 2008.  She supports as both Optician and Optical Technician; however, her primary responsibility is in the optical dispensary.  You will also find her working alongside the Doctor administering patient pre-testing as well as other intricate testing procedures.  

  • Chelsi Bennett

    Chelsi Bennett provides a variety of support on a part-time basis.  She may be found at the front desk helping with check-in of patients, on the phone making appointments, or in the exam room providing Optical Technician support for the Doctor.  

  • Christine Vollmer
    Optical Tech

    Christine Vollmer, ABOC, supports the doctor as the Lead Optical Technician   She has worked in the optical industry for over 15 years and brings invaluable optical experience. Although her primary responsibility lies in working alongside the Doctor to administer pre-testing of patients as well as other intricate testing procedures, Christine may be found in the optical dispensary as well or providing contact lens instruction for new contact lens wearers.  Christine was honored in 2005 with the Helen Keller Award from the 2X-1 District.  

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Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule

White & Shurtz Eye Care


8:00 am-5:30 pm

closed for lunch from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm


8:00 am-5:30 pm

closed for lunch from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm


8:00 am-5:30 pm

closed for lunch from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm


8:00 am-5:30 pm

closed for lunch from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm


8:00 am-2:00 pm