Doctors & Staff
Meet the experienced and friendly doctors and staff who make Azle Vision Source the leading provider of vision care products and services in Azle.
Jamie Strong, OD
Dr. Strong received a Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of Texas at Austin where she graduated with honors. She graduated summa cum laude from the University of Houston with a Doctor of Optometry degree. She was also a member of the Beta Sigma Kappa Honor Society. She completed both of her internships at Vision Source practices in the greater Houston area where she received extensive training in dry eye syndrome, glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, pediatrics, and co-management of cataract and refractive surgeries, including LASIK.
Dr. Strong is licensed as a Therapeutic Optometrist and as a Board Certified Optometric Glaucoma Specialist. She is a member of the Texas Optometric Association and the American Optometric Association. Dr. Strong provides complimentary eye exams for children less than one year old as a participant provider for InfantSEE, a national program designed to promote the early examination of infant eyes.
Dr. Strong grew up in Richardson, Texas. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her husband, Tim. She also loves to cook and entertain family and friends at her home in Fort Worth.
Bailey Kennedy, OD
Dr. Kennedy grew up in Aledo, Texas and works part time at our office. She received her Bachelor of Science in Biology from Baylor University where she was part of the Acrobatics and Tumbling team and was on the Big XII Honor Roll all semesters.
She earned a Doctorate of Optometry from the Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, TN. During that time, she was a member of the Sports Vision Society and the Fellowship of Christian Optometrists. She completed internships in Memphis and in Fort Worth where she received extensive training in dry eye syndrome, glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, pediatrics, and co-management of cataract, refractive, glaucoma, and transplant surgeries.
Dr. Kennedy is a licensed Therapeutic Optometrist and is a Board-Certified Optometric Glaucoma Specialist. She is a member of the Texas Optometric Association and the American Optometric Association. Outside of treating patients she enjoys spending time with her husband, Kyle, son Cooper, and Boston Terrier named Mosby.
Nicole is the practice manager of Azle Vision Source. She has been in the optical business for more than 20 years. She grew up in the optical industry, receiving training at a very young age. She has worked along side several doctors over the years acquiring a variety of tools and skills relevant to today’s industry. Nicole has brought quality service to our patients for over three years. Her vast experience and expertise is very valuable to our practice. Her specialty is customer service and solving problems for patients in all aspects of the business.
Nicole grew up in Arlington and Crowley, Texas. She graduated early with honors from Crowley High School. She went on to continue her education at Eastern New Mexico University in Portales, NM. She enjoys spending her free time with her boyfriend of several years, Dave. She also enjoys traveling, spending time with her niece and nephew, and talking about business!
Alyssa is our assistant manager. She joined our team at Azle Vision Source in May of 2016, and has worked in the medical field since 2006. During her time here she has become an integral part of the team, acquiring many skills with a knack for customer service. She takes great pride in her work at the office, and is excellent at meeting patients’ needs. Alyssa is a native of Springtown, TX and has been active in the community for many years. She has many passions, but her favorites include cooking, photography and spending time with her two children Dani and Jaxx.
Darah is one of our optometric technicians. Home grown in Azle, TX she has lived here all her life. She graduated from Azle High School in 2016, and was a part of Future Business Leaders of America. She is currently studying at Tarrant County College where she has spent three semesters. When she isn’t working, she enjoys spending all the time she can with family and doing anything that involves crafts. Darah enjoys working for Azle Vision Source because she sees so many familiar faces and learns something new every day.
Courtney is also one of our optometric technicians. She grew up in Lake Worth and graduated from Lake Worth High School in 2012. She continued her education at a trade school in the area. Courtney has three beautiful children: Ally, Kinley, and Weston with her long-term boyfriend Tommy. They have resided in Springtown since 2014. In her free time, she is very active in the community and stays busy watching her kids in basketball, softball, cheer and karate.
Hallie is our front desk receptionist. She has worked in the vision field since 2015. Hallie grew up in Azle where she also graduated in 2017. Her number one passion is taking care of, connecting with and helping patients in their time of need. Hallie strives to pursue a career in nursing and continuing her education with TCC. On her days off, she enjoys spending all the time that she can with her family and preparing for her son coming soon in February of 2020. Hallie enjoys working for Azle Vision Source because it is preparing her for a successful future!