Our Optometry Staff
Ann Voss O.D. FCOVD, Diplomate ABO
Dr. Ann Voss is the Founder and Director of Bellaire Family Eye Care, and the Vision Learning Centers. Her daily commitment to serving her patients with quality eye care, innovative solutions, and a caring attitude distinguishes her in the eye care community. Her passion is helping people of all ages find the best visual solutions possible to address their vision and eye health needs.
As an expert in the area of vision and learning, Dr. Voss provides educational and training programs to educators, parents, and healthcare groups. Her programs help healthcare providers and teachers recognize vision problems that impact successful learning. She also consults with textbook publishers regarding graphics, fonts, and colors that impact ease of reading and learning of text through the visual system. She works closely with other health professionals, including ophthalmologists, pediatricians, speech and language specialists, occupational therapists, physical therapists, and psychologists, to provide the best all-around care for patients needing diverse services.
Dr. Voss lives near in Bellaire and has two awesome kids, Grace is a student at USC and Ben is a student at Xavier Academy.
Marcia Moore O.D., FCOVD, Diplomate ABO
Dr. Marcia Moore has been a valuable part of our team since 2008. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University Of Houston College Of Optometry. She graduated from The University of Texas at Austin, as a member of Phi Beta Kappa honors society, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Microbiology with High Honors, and has a fellowship in vision development.
Since joining the Bellaire Family Eye Care team as one of our eye doctors, Dr. Moore also set up an office in Weimar, Texas to provide diagnostic testing and vision therapy similar to our own clinic in Bellaire. Dr. Moore has a passion for vision development and helping patients use their vision to its fullest potential.
Dr. Moore and her family live in Bellaire, Texas. They have two young children and enjoy spending every second with them. They also enjoy any activity that gets them outside, including gardening and playing with their dog, Chip.
Ashley Wallace Tucker, OD, FAAO, FSLS, Diplomate ABO
Dr. Ashley Tucker joined our practice during the summer of 2011. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Florida with a Bachelor of Science degree in Microbiology and Cell Science before going on to graduate Summa Cum Laude from the University of Houston College of Optometry.
While in optometry school, Dr. Tucker earned several Letters of Excellence for her clinical work and several awards, including the Vistakon excellence in Contact Lens Patient Care Award and the Metro Optics Excellence award.
Dr. Tucker completed a Cornea and Contact Lens Residency at the University of Houston where she received extensive training and experience in the diagnosis and treatment of corneal diseases and in complex contact lens fits including patients with keratoconus, corneal transplants, and refractive surgery. Dr. Tucker has a passion for fitting scleral contact lenses and regularly receives referrals from her fellow Optometrists and Ophthalmologists to manage patients in need of specialty contact lenses. In addition, she has earned her Fellowship from the Scleral Lens Society which distinguishes her as an expert scleral lens fitter. Dr. Tucker is also passionate about myopia control. She has several years of experience in fitting orthokeratology lenses in both children and adults. Although she has particular expertise in contact lenses, Dr. Tucker provides full scope eye care to all of her patients.
Dr. Tucker is also a Visiting Assistant Professor at the University of Houston College of Optometry where she is the Coursemaster for the Ophthalmic Optics Laboratory. Through her affiliation with the University of Houston, she provides continuing education on the topics of specialty contacts lenses and ophthalmic optics.
Dr. Tucker is originally from Louisiana, but she and her family relocated to Florida while she was in high school. She currently resides in the Pearland area and enjoys spending her free time with her husband, daughter, and son.
The Bellaire Family
Sue Brill – Office Manager
Sue Brill joined our staff and team in the fall of 2003. She manages the administrative duties of the office as well as making sure that the office runs smoothly and that patients are served with enthusiasm and skill. She is always happy to answer any questions or concerns that you might have.
Loretta Tonge – Concierge
Loretta Tonge joined our staff and team in the winter of 2006 as our needs grew for more patient care support at the front desk. She is our greeter and patient concierge, making sure everyone is welcomed and comfortable. She also supports telephone backup and scheduling appointments. She typically is the friendly voice that calls to confirm your scheduled appointments. Loretta is the proud mother of two grown sons and one grandson.
Ashley Murphy – Insurance Department
Ashley Murphy started with us at the Front Desk in 2012. She is our insurance specialist that currently does our medical billing and coding. If you have any question regarding insurance coverage or reimbursement don’t hesitate to call her. Ashley had her first child a beautiful baby girl, in the summer of 2016.
Kim Horace – Contact Lens and Patient Manager
Kim Horace has worked in the optometry industry since 2008. She received her Bachelors of Science from the University of Houston in 2007. Kim Serves as our clinic manager overseeing the clinic team and contact lens areas of our office. She is responsible for managing our wide selection of both specialty and conventional contact lenses, conducting classes for new contact lens wearers, as well as ensuring that, along with the technicians, the patients have quality preliminary testing andimaging before seeing the doctor.
Alex de la Cruz – Optical Lab Manager
Alex manages our Optical Department, she has over 20 years experience in the Optical Industry. She is able to answer your questions about the best products for your optical needs. Alex joined our staff and team in September 2010 and received her Optician Certification in 1995. She has three beautiful and hard-working daughters.
Bertha Lopez – Optician
Bertha Lopez joined our staff and team in February 2011, having over 9 years of optical experience. She has great skills with eye wear needs and style. Bertha is always happy to help you pick out a style that fits your needs and fashion preferences. Bertha has two handsome, growing sons.
Melanie Wilson – Optical Staff/Frame Stylist
Melanie joined our team in June 2015 with over ten years of experience in frame styling, so she is up to date on all the current trends. She is happy to help you pick out the best frame for your style and optical needs. Melanie is the proud mother of a beautiful daughter.
Megan Droesser – Front Desk
Megan has been with our office since 2015. She started as a patient care coordinator and is now a valued member of the front desk team. She makes appointments, verifies insurance, checks patients in & out and she is the one who communicates with your primary care doctors and pharmacies regarding prescriptions. Megan is currently pursuing her nursing degree. She is originally from Louisiana and has lived in Houston for 8 years.When not working, Megan is traveling or spending time with her family.
Jessica Colston – Front Desk
Jessica Colston, who joined our office in November 2016, is the newest member of the front desk. She is likely to be the one who answers the phone to assist you in finding a convenient time for your appointment. She will also be the one checking you out at the end of your visit. Jessica is happy to answer any questions you have regarding your visit with us.