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The Staff

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Our exceptional, friendly staff is our greatest asset. They are excited about what they do and they care personally about getting the best results for our patients.

Our receptionists will try to accommodate your busy schedule by finding appointments that suit your needs.


Jenelle Paige


Jenelle joined the Forsight Vision team in March 2016. She began her optical career in 2007 working at two major optical retail chains.

She especially enjoys the opportunity to work with patients to take measurements for prescription lenses, assist them with frame selection and contact lens training. Jenelle became a Certified Paraoptometric (CPO) in June 2017 after passing her exam.

We are pleased to be greeted by her cheerful disposition and contagious smile at our office. Jenelle currently resides in Waukegan and in her free time, she enjoys watching basketball, listening to music and spending time with her family.


Polly Stearns


Polly received a B.A. in Elementary Education from St. Ambrose University in Davenport, IA. Polly has been working in the optics industry since 1997. She started working in optometry offices where she specialized in pretesting children and contact lens trainings. Polly moved to optical retail where she excelled at working with customers to select the perfect frames and sunglasses. Polly also worked as a manager at a large retail chain.

Polly joined Forsight Vision in May 2016 and brought with her a wealth of optical knowledge and excellent customer service experience.

She resides in Des Plaines where she enjoys spending time with her two children, taking walks, swimming, listening to live music, cooking, baking and making crafts.


Sonia Contreras


Sonia has worked in the medical field since 2008. Many of her skills include working with patient transporting and caring for the elderly as a caretaker in nursing homes. She has also worked in Internal Medicine and Pediatric Gastroenterology offices, and was a phlebotomist for a medical clinic.

She has a degree as a certified medical assistant from Everest College. Sonia is both fluent in English and Spanish. Sonia has been working with Forsight Vision since 2012. She provides great customer care and is a caring technician.

Sonia enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She also enjoys cooking, dancing, concerts and sporting events.


Tony Baltazar, ABOC

Licensed Optician

Tony is a graduate of Los Angeles City College where he earned an Associate Degree in Vision Care Technology. He is a licensed member of the American Board of Opticians (ABO). He is licensed with the National Contact Lens Examiners (NCLE) and is a registered spectacle lens dispenser in the state of California.

Tony has over 33 years of optical experience covering retail, Optometric and Ophthalmology practices. Tony is fluent in both English and Spanish. Tony excels in customer service and thrives on satisfying his patients with great quality care. Tony has been with Forsight Vision since 2012.

A native of Los Angeles, Tony is an avid sport fan. As much as he enjoys living in the Chicago area, unfortunately his loyalty lies with his Los Angeles Chargers and Los Angeles Kings. Tony currently resides in Grayslake.