Doctors & Staff
Meet the experienced and friendly doctors and staff who make Ensight Eyecare the leading provider of vision care products and services in Andalusia.
James Barton, OD
Dr. James Barton is a Covington County native who graduated from Straughn High School, Troy University, and the University of Alabama School of Optometry. Returning home in 2010, Dr. Barton began practicing full-scope primary care optometry managing everything from nearsightedness to macular degeneration. He is currently a member of the Alabama and American Optometric Associations.
When not at work, Dr. Barton is an active member of Mt. Gilead Baptist Church. He and his wife, Monica, have recently welcomed their first human child, David “Josiah” onto planet Earth. They also have two rescue cats, Jynx and Marsh. He enjoys hunting, tinkering with new technology, and spending time with his family.
Evelyn King, CPO – Chief Financial Officer and Lead Optician
Evelyn is a native of Covington County and a graduate of McArthur Technical School. She has been in the medical field for over forty years and in the optical field for over thirty-three years. Starting as a receptionist, Evelyn has continuously risen the ranks to her current position as the CFO and Optician at Ensight Eyecare. She utilizes her extensive knowledge in frame fit and lens design for the betterment of our patients. With 33+ years in the business, there is very little she hasn’t seen at some point. She has recently attained her certification as a Certified Paraoptometric.
Evelyn has one child and one grandson who is the joy of her life. When not busy assisting patients, Evelyn can be found trying to keep up with her grandson.
Monica Barton, CPOT – Chief Operations Officer
Monica Barton is a native of South Dakota and brings a Midwestern accent to our otherwise Southern office. Monica grew up in a military family and moved several times before finally relocating to Andalusia in 2003 to be closer to her mother’s family. She graduated from Open Door Christian Academy and received her undergraduate degree from Troy University. Monica has served in the medical industry since 2006 having had the privilege to work with several different physicians in a variety of medical disciplines. She currently serves as the Chief Operations Officer at Ensight Eyecare. Monica has also recently passed the Certified Paraoptometric Technician exam which provides a greater foundation for her work. She is currently pursuing the NCLE certification (National Contact Lens Examiners.) to better serve patients with their contact lens needs.
After a miscarriage and infertility issues, Monica, and her husband James, were blessed with their rainbow baby, David Josiah Barton, on April 12, 2016. In her spare time, she is actively lecturing in the optometry field.
Kelsey is a native of Gainesville, Florida. Despite having lived in Alabama since 2004, she remains a die-hard Florida Gator fan. Kelsey graduated from LBW Community College with an associate’s degree and has completed her bachelor’s degree in Healthcare Administration at Liberty University in May 2017. Kelsey has passed the Certified Paraoptometric Assistant exam giving her a solid foundation for the optometric office. She is currently studying for her American Board of Opticianry which will allow her to better assist patients with their eyeglass needs.
Kelsey married Ryan Worley in 2014 and they were blessed with a beautiful baby girl, Kaelynne Worley in October 2016. They also have one goofy dog named Rosebud. When she is not working, she enjoys volunteering in local community activities, spending time outdoors, and spending time with her family.
Cassidy Worley has lived her entire life in Covington County and can take you anywhere in the county blindfolded. She was born in Fort Rucker, Alabama and has two younger siblings. She graduated from Pleasant Home High School in 2007 and then pursued working in the mental health field. Cassidy has spent the last 10 years devoting her time to helping people to become the best version of themselves. It was this love for people and their well-being that brought her to Ensight Eyecare in 2015. Cassidy has recently attained her certification as a Certified Paraoptometric and is currently pursuing the NCLE certification (National Contact Lens Examiners) to better serve patients with their contact lens needs.
Cassidy and her husband, Justin, have two wonderful children together who keep them busy around the clock. In her spare time, you can find Cassidy reading from one of her 200 books or cooking up a tasty treat.
Kelley is a native of Opp, Alabama and a graduate of Kinston High School. She graduated from Kinston High School in May 2016, LBWCC in May 2017 and is currently seeking her bachelor’s degree through Faulkner University. Kelley is currently pursuing her certification as a Certified Paraoptometric. Being our youngest employee, she helps bring a little refreshing flare and fun to the office.
When Kelley isn’t working or studying, she’s either helping teach the 3rd grade Sunday School class at Ino Baptist, obsessing over her cat, or watching Netflix.
Rachael Jackson – Technician
Our newest addition is Rachael Jackson! Rachael was brought up in Florala, Alabama with two loving siblings. She graduated a proud Wildcat from Florala High School in 2011. She later attended LBWCC. From there, she began working in the medical field in 2013.
Rachael has married her high school love, Colt Jackson in October 2015, and are happy parents to two beautiful fur babies named Pi and Julie. If you ever need someone to hunt or fish with, Rachael is the perfect partner.
Lisa Pierce -Director of First Impressions