Graham Hill OAM,
B App Sc LOSc, FACO
Graham graduated from the University of Melbourne in 1964. As well as building a highly successful eye care practice, Graham as been, and still is, heavily involved in Optometric affairs. He has been Chairman of the Optometrists Registration Board; on the State and National Executive Councils and served for 10 years as President of the Australian College of Optometry. During this time he was also a senior teaching clinician at the University of Melbourne. His interests include Health, Education and the Arts and he was awarded an OAM for his professional and community services. He was awarded the Ivor J Lewis Medal for outstanding service to Optometry and was awarded life membership to the Australian College of Optometry for his services to the College. He retains his enthusiasm and commitment for giving service and advancing the profession.
B OPTOM, THERAPEUTICALLY ENDORSED (ORBA)
Mark graduated from the University of Melbourne in 1996 and commenced with Graham Hill Eyecare in 1997. In addition to his optometry degree, Mark completed the Postgraduate Certificate in Ocular Therapeutics in 2004 and a Graduate Certificate in Business Administration in 2005. He is the only eyecare practitioner in the Goulburn Valley approved by CASA to provide Pilot’s vision assessments. Locally Mark is currently serving on the board of the GV Community Fund and the regional advisory board of Shepparton La Trobe University. Mark’s strong understanding of the local community was enhanced when he completed the Fairley Leadership Programme in 2007. Mark has been a part owner of Graham Hill Eyecare since 2005.
B Sc (Optom), Therapeutically Endorsed (ORBA), FACO
Jenni graduated from the University of Melbourne in 1991. She holds a special interest in complex contact lens fittings, including OrthoKeratology and has completed additional studies in this field. Through her contact lens speciality, Jenni became a fellow of the Victorian College of Optometry 1992. She has been heavily involved in establishing and running the Optometry Clinic at the Rumbalara Aboriginal Medical Centre. In 2003 she completed the Postgraduate Certificate in Ocular Therapeutics.
B Optom, Therapeutically Endorsed (ORBA), FVCO
Hayley graduated from the University of Melbourne in 1994. She holds a special interest in children’s vision and has completed further studies in Paediatric Optometry. She attained fellowship of the Victorian College of Optometry in 1996 and completed the Postgraduate Certificate in Ocular Therapeutics in 2001. She has also been a teaching clinician at the University of Melbourne’s Australian College of Optometry.
B Optom, Therapeutically endorsed (ORBA)
Sao commenced her optometry career in 2009 after graduating from The University of Melbourne. She enjoys all aspects of optometry with patient care and satisfaction being important values to her. She is trained in Orthokeratology and complicated contact lens fitting and also has a keen interest in myopia control. Outside the practice Sao participates in many running events and triathlons throughout the year. She also volunteers as a guide for vision impaired runners.
Natasha graduated from the Queensland University of Technology in 2000 with first class honours and the prestigious equipment award for clinical excellence. Natasha completed her Postgraduate Certificate in Ocular Therapeutics in 2008 and joined the Graham Hill Eyecare team in 2009. She brings with her a wealth of experience having worked in Cobram, rural Queensland, Perth and alongside ophthalmologists at the Fremantle Hospital. She has a special interest in ocular pathology and enjoys co managing patients with local ophthalmologists.
Known for her excellent patient care and tailored eye care solutions, Natasha is a highly valued and sought after member of our team.
B Optom, therapeutically endorsed (ORBA).
Sally is a Benalla local who completed her optometry degree at Flinders University in 2015. After developing her eyecare skills in Adelaide, Sally returned home to Benalla in January 2017 and commenced practice with Graham Hill Eyecare. Sally is a valuable addition to our practice with tremendous consulting skills, great attention to detail and a very caring attitude. Sally also manages our Euroa eyecare clinic and is available for appointments there on Mondays (57952011).
Qualified Optical Technician
Trevor MacKenzie has been the Optical Technician at Graham Hill and Associates since 1985. Over this time he has seen many advances in spectacle lenses and frame designs. He is skilled at lens edging, fitting, tinting, frame adjustments and repairs. Having Trevor as a full time, on-site technician makes the turn-around time for supplying new spectacles or new lenses for your glasses much faster. It also allows for the majority of repairs to be done on-site and on the same day.
The Spectacle Team
Photographed with Trevor Mackenzie are our spectacle team of Laura Madex, Jill Maude and Margo Jenkins. Laura, Jill and Margo are here to give you the right advice to ensure you choose the right pair of glasses in terms of style, comfort and functionality. Laura, Jill and Margo consult regularly with industry representatives to ensure they are up to date with the latest in fashion and technology of spectacle frames and spectacle lenses.
Cherie Keating and Maddie Dowling are our professional reception team. Cherie and Maddie do a wonderful job of ensuring a convenient appointment time is arranged for you, attending to all patient enquiries and in keeping the optometrists organised!