Dr. Andy Yaryan is the owner of Yaryan Eye Care Center, which was founded in 2009. He is a 2004 graduate of Indiana University and a 2008 graduate of the Indiana University School of Optometry. While attending optometry school, Dr. Yaryan was an associate instructor for clinical assessment courses, teaching both first and second year students. He also performed clinical externships at Whitewater Eye Center of Richmond, Indianapolis Eye Care Center, Quantico Naval Clinic and Atwater Eye Care Center in Bloomington. Dr. Yaryan is a board certified optometrist from the National Board of Examiners in Optometry. As a lifelong resident of Connersville, Dr. Yaryan has found many ways to be active in our local community which includes actively contributing to an endowment for the betterment of the community. He is currently a commissioner for the Board of Aviation and a Director at Franklin County National Bank. As a business, Yaryan Eye Care Center has donated over $100,000 to various organizations in local communities since its founding in 2009.
Dr. Yaryan is married to his beautiful wife, Amanda, and they share two lovely daughters, Ruby and Maggie. In his free time, Dr. Yaryan enjoys spending time with his family, restoring a 1974 Corvette given to him by his father and playing the bluegrass fiddle. He has also been working hard to receive his pilot’s license.
Dr. Yaryan is currently accepting new patients in Connersville and Brookville.
Dr. Kasey Stolle was born and raised in Richmond, Indiana. She completed her undergraduate degree as Valedictorian at Indiana University in 2014 and received her Doctorate of Optometry through Indiana University in 2018. As an optometry intern, Dr. Stolle completed her clinical rotations at Atwater Eye Center of Bloomington, American Health Network of Muncie, Whitewater Eye Center of Richmond, and Roudebush VA Medical Center in Indianapolis. While attending optometry school, Dr. Stolle was a member of the American Optometric Student Association (AOSA), the National Optometric Student Association (NOSA), the Contact Lens Club, and the Sports Vision Club.
Dr. Stolle and her husband, Jake, currently reside in New Castle, Indiana. In her downtime, Dr. Stolle enjoys being outdoors and spending time with her family and pets. Her absolute favorite hobby is playing volleyball. She also enjoys traveling and visiting new places with her family.
Dr. Stolle is currently accepting new patients in our Connersville location!
Dr. Mackenzie Speers is a native of Connersville, Indiana. She is a 2015 graduate of the University of Indianapolis where she completed two degrees in Biology and Chemistry with Magna Cum Laude honors. Dr. Speers then completed her doctorate degree at the Indiana University School of Optometry in 2019. As an optometry intern, Dr. Speers completed her clinical rotations at Atwater Eye Center in Bloomington, Park Ridge Vision in Illinois, Whitewater Eye Center of Richmond, and Roudebush VA Medical Center in Indianapolis. Dr. Speers was awarded the 2019 Johnson & Johnson Vision Award of Excellence in Contact Lens Patient Care upon completing her internships. During her time at Indiana University School of Optometry, Dr. Speers was an assistant instructor for first and second year optometry students and was involved in many clubs including the American Academy of Optometry (AAO), Beta Sigma Kappa (BSK) Optometric Honors Society, Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity (VOSH), Optometric Private Practice Club, and Indiana University School of Optometry Association. Dr. Speers also participated as a volunteer on the VOSH missions trip to Jamaica in 2017 and volunteered with the Special Olympics in 2017 and 2018.
In her downtime, you can find Dr. Speers reading a good book or looking up new recipes to cook up. She enjoys spending time with her family and cheering on the local teams at sporting events with her husband, Landon, and her adorable daughter, Lucy.
Dr. Speers is now accepting new patients in our Connersville and Brookville locations!
Dr. Anna Slemp was born and raised in southeastern Michigan. She graduated from Hope College in 2013 and went on to complete her doctorate at the Indiana University School of Optometry in 2017. As an optometry school intern, Dr. Slemp completed her clinical rotations at the Indianapolis Eye Care Center, the Eye Surgeons of Indiana, Roudebush VA Medical Center in Indianapolis, and Hershel Williams VA Medical Center in Huntington, West Virginia. In optometry school she was involved in many clubs including the IU Optometric Student Association (IUOSA), the American Academy of Optometry and the Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity (VOSH). Dr. Slemp is board certified and has a strong interest in contact lenses, pediatrics and treating and managing ocular diseases. Dr. Slemp thinks optometry is fascinating because the eye not only helps us see and process our world, but it can also give good insights into a person’s overall health. She enjoys patients of all ages and loves building relationships as she sees her patients each year.
Dr. Slemp lives with her husband, Alex, in Greenwood, Indiana. Alex is also an Optometrist-they met in optometry school! She and Alex are anxiously awaiting the birth of their first child, a son. In her free time, she enjoys spending time outside or watching TV with her husband, reading and talking walks with her dog, Shelby.
Dr. Slemp is now accepting new patients in our Rushville location!