Meet Your Optometrist: Dr. Christopher Jons

Dr. Christopher Jons was born in Laramie, Wyoming. He went to high school at Lyman High School, and attended the University of Wyoming for his undergraduate education. At UW, Chris ran for the University of Wyoming Cross Country and Track teams, serving as a captain during his senior season.

After finishing his undergraduate work in 2002, he attended Pacific University College of Optometry in Forest Grove, Oregon. Chris graduated in 2006 with a Doctor of Optometry degree.

It was at Pacific University where Dr. Jons met his wife, Tracy, who is currently a Physician Assistant for Sheridan Memorial Hospital Women's Clinic. Together they are raising their children with the Big Horn Mountains as their backdrop.

In Buffalo, Chris is currently active with their church, Rotary, YMCA, and anything anti drinking and driving, along with supporting many other local activities. He has also been heavily active with the Wyoming Optometric Association serving as President during 2020.

"Chris is grateful to the Buffalo community for how well they have embraced and supported The Vision Center of Johnson County from the past, present, and into the future, no matter the bumps along the road from fire to COVID."

Community & Professional Involvement
Dr. Jons is continuously working to improve and contribute to Wyoming!

Meet Our Team

Lorajane Kessler - Front Office Lorajane Kessler has become quite specialized in the front office including assisting with any insurance questions. Lorajane and her husband Aaron have two boys Max and Nathan. Lorajane has been with Vision Center of Johnson County for over 10 years!
Tangi Shavlik - Optician Tangi joined us a few years ago after years in the dental field. She has taken to helping people with fit and fasion of eyewear. She and her husband, Greg, are raising two boys who are passionate about outdoors and sports.
Abbie Coones Abbie is the newest member in our office. She is dedicated to helping patients find the right optical fit with insightful patience and a little fun. She and her fiancé, Jeff, enjoy spending quality time outdoors with their dog and family.
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