MEET THE TEAM
Meet Dr. Krystal Long.
Originally from Detroit Lakes, MN, Dr. Long attended The Ohio State University College of Optometry and graduated in 2012. She earned her undergraduate degree in Biology at Gustavus Adolphus College in 2008. Dr. Long specializes in Family Eyecare, Contact Lenses, and Pediatric Exams.
Dr. Long is involved in the Minnesota Optometric Association, InfantSEE, and Lions Club International.
In her free time Dr. Long enjoys running, visiting the lakes, and spending time with family. She also takes an annual trip to Mazatlan, Mexico, to practice her Spanish and deliver free eye exams and glasses to those in need.
Meet Dr. Chad Legois.
Originally from the Green Bay, Wisconsin area, Dr. Legois attended the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse where he received his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology in 2001. From there, he chose to attend the Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, TN, and received his Doctorate of Optometry degree in 2005. Upon completion of his degree, he decided to move back north to the Midwest and landed in Minneapolis where he has been practicing since. Dr. Legois specializes in Family Eye Care, Contact Lenses, and Refractive Surgery.
In his free time, Dr. Legois enjoys physical fitness, attending concerts, collecting records, reading, trying new restaurants, and sampling craft beer around town.
Meet our Business Manager, Brandy.
Brandy has been with Dr. Long and Associates since August 2015. Prior to that, she was an Optical Team Leader for Target Optical for two years. Brandy has over 12 years experience in leadership and management and six years experience in the Optical industry.
Brandy earned her Bachelor's of Business Administration in Organizational Management and Sociology from the University of Minnesota - Duluth in 2007. Specializing in organizational management, she prides herself in her ability to provide excellent customer service while creating and implementing efficient processes.
Working remotely, you won't see Brandy in our office. She stays hard at work, behind the scenes, fulfilling all of our administrative tasks involving insurance, billing, and much more!
In her free time, Brandy enjoys spending time with her family and friends, boxing, and exploring the great outdoors.
Meet our Optometric Technician, Aimee.
Aimee started with Dr. Long and Associates in September 2018. Aimee has 10 years of experience in the optical industry and many more in customer service. Her spunky attitude brings a little more joy to the ever dreaded air puff, and she is wicked fast at capturing the best retinal images with our Optomap. With a toddler keeping her on her toes at home, she brings that same youthful energy with her to work.
Aimee is both the first and last person you will see during your visit with our office, and you are bound to catch her contagious smile.