About Us

Our mission is to provide the best quality vision care to patients, friends and families.

We are staffed by competent, friendly professionals dedicated to delivering preventative and urgent medical eye care. We believe that high quality eye care can be delivered conveniently and cost effectively.

We are committed to providing the highest caliber ophthalmic services, products and education to enhance the visual needs of our community. Because quality of life depends so much on vision, the time and care invested in sight and eye health today may ensure a lifetime of useful, comfortable vision for the future.

Dr. Mower

After joining the Selah Vision Clinic team, Dr. Mower made his home in Selah and immediately became enamored with the wonderful community. Growing up in Kennewick, WA, he feels right at home with the culture of the Yakima Valley. He served a 2 year mission for his church in Argentina where he gained a great love of service and the Spanish language. He married his wife Kimberly in 2007 and they have 3 beautiful children Elaine, Rowan and Reid. After completing his undergraduate degree at Brigham Young University, he pursued Optometry as a career and graduated from Southern California College of Optometry.

In his spare time, Dr Mower enjoys serving as a leader for his church, spending time with his growing family, and outdoor activities such as running, biking and playing basketball with friends.

Our Staff

Rose Dovel, Clinic Manager

Rose has been in the optometric field for over 13 years. Her expertise is in HR, patient relations and working with insurance companies & claims. Rose started her career here at Selah Vision Clinic and took a few years off to home school her youngest child. Rose married her husband John in 1994 and they have 3 grown children Tosha, Jake, Tanner and one grandchild Justin. Rose enjoys crafting, riding her motorcycle, watching football “GO HAWKS” and spending time with her family.


Lisa Raap, CPOT- Certified Paraoptometric Technician

Lisa has completed all of her testing and is a Certified Paraoptometric Technician (CPOT). She has been with Selah Vision Clinic since 2006. Lisa coordinates & schedules all of our surgery referrals and appointments.


Julie Alverson, CPOT – Certified Paraoptometric Technician

Julie has been in the eye care field since 1993. In June of 2011, Julie completed her Certified Paraoptometric Technician (CPOT) in Salt Lake City, Utah. Julie has been working with SVC since 2007 and specializes in Contact Lenses.

Aspyn Johnson, Technician

Aspyn loves caring for people and always has a smile on her face. She has a bubbly personality and a huge heart. She grew up, graduated and has always lived in Selah Community. Aspyn loves spending time with her family, friends and her dog Cadem.

Brandi Dolph, Optician

Brandi has over 5 years in the optometric field. She is always cheerful and ready to make sure our patients are happy and satisfied. She is always educating herself on frame selection and lens technology to ensure our patients purchase what best fits their individual needs. Brandi lives in Selah and has one daughter Brenna. She also loves the Seahawks and hates the 49ers.

Marissa Reyes, Optician

Marissa is very fashionable and loves helping our patients find that trendy frame. It truly puts a smile on her face when a patient finds a frame and loves their new look. Marissa has that bubbly personality that makes everyone feel welcome, important and appreciated. She stays up to date on current trends and technology. Marissa loves swimming, makeup, making people feel good and spending time with her baby son Joel.

Jen Salinas, Insurance & Billing Specialist

Jen came to us with years of experience in the medical field. Jen is a very caring and capable person and excels in handling your scheduling, insurance, billing and appointment needs.
Jen is married to her husband Jesse and they have six children.

Heather Harris, Patient Coordinator and Scheduling

Heather grew up in Selah and loves the Selah community. She did not come from the medical field but has thrived in learning optometry to better help our patients. Heather married her husband Anthony in 2006 and they have 3 children.

Kelsey Walker, Receptionist

Kelsey is our newest team member. She will be answering your calls with a smile and directing you to the correct person. Kelsey is very passionate about animals she loves her dog Scruffy and her horses. On her off time she enjoys riding horses, swimming, camping, hunting, fishing and hanging out with her boyfriend, she is definitely an outdoor girl.


  • Primary Eye Care and Emergency Services
  • Soft and Rigid Contact Lens Services
  • Full Service Optical
  • Medical Vision Testing
  • Screening and Medical Photography
  • Same Day Emergency Services – foreign body removal, scratched eyes, loss of vision, double vision, severe pain, bleeding in or from the eye, trauma to the eye(s).
  • Primary Eye Care – Our Annual Eye Exams not only give you your most updated prescription we also care and check the health of your eyes.
  • Medical Eye Exams – Diabetic eye health exams.
  • Optical – Full service optical with a large variety of frames and lenses.
  • Contact Lenses & Services – Soft and Rigid contact Lenses for new or existing wearers.
  • Eye Conditions – Some various eye conditions are cataracts, skin tags, lazy eye, dry eye(s), blepharitis and more.
  • Eye Diseases – Some various eye diseases are glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration, conjunctivitis (Pink Eye) and more
  • Medical Testing – Screening and Medical Photography such as Fundus Photos, OCT, Visual Fields and more.
  • MORE!


Designer Frames


Patient Center

Accepted Insurance

Our office accepts many other insurance plans. If you do not see you insurance provider listed below, please contact our office for more information.


Also included: L&I, EBMS, IBEW, Northwest Administrators, Northwest Sheet Metal, Operating Engineers, & UFCW Welfare Trust.

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