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Specsavers Welcomes Dr. Laurie Lesser as Key Addition to Their Team

Specsavers Laurie Lesser

Specsavers announces the appointment of Dr. Laurie Lesser as their Head of Optometry Attraction. This comes at a time of accelerated growth and commercial success at the company, as it’s become the fastest growing network of optometrists in Canada. Lesser brings an illustrious career with more than three decades of experience as an optometrist working in diverse modes of practice in both Canada and the United States.

In her capacity as Head of Optometry Attraction, Lesser will play a pivotal role in driving Specsavers’ growth strategy forward to make eye care more accessible across communities in Canada. Her proven track record for placing optometrists in rewarding careers and establishing optometry networks for emerging optical brands makes her an invaluable asset to the team.

“Not many individuals share Dr. Lesser’s clout and experience. Her deep understanding of the intricacies of the industry will grow Canadian optometry and improve patient access to quality eye care in step with Specsavers’ continued expansion and prominence in the market.”
Bill Moir, Managing Director of Specsavers Canada

Lesser joins Specsavers at an exciting time of growth and change in the industry. Prior to joining Specsavers, Lesser held leadership roles at national optical retailers, where she guided teams of optometrists supporting their growth as professionals.

“I am thrilled to be joining the worlds’ largest optometrist owned and led company. Specsavers has shown how they prioritize eyecare by supporting doctors with the technology they need to provide earlier diagnosis leading to better outcomes for patients. I’m eager to collaborate with such a talented team. I look forward to contributing to the company’s purpose of ‘changing lives through better sight’ while helping to shape the success of the profession.”

Dr. Laurie Lesser

Specsavers extends a warm welcome to Dr. Lesser and looks forward to the positive impact her expertise and leadership will have on the organization.

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