The Caring Staff at Venice Eye

The caring staff at Venice Eye Doctors take great pride in our experience and our staff’s professionalism.  Your care means a lot to us.  Take a few minutes to meet our associates.

Angela Abrams

Angela at Venice Eye Doctors.comAngela began her career in ophthalmology in 2005 when she received her certificate in ophthalmic assisting at Chattanooga State Technical College.  She became a certified ophthalmic assistant in 2007 and then a certified ophthalmic technician in 2010.  Angela has worked in opthalmology as well as neuro-ophthalmology and oculoplastics.  Angela relocated to Florida from Chattanooga, Tennessee in 2011 and currently resides in Lakewood Ranch with her husband and four children.

Renee Ballard

Renee at Venice Eye

Renee is our office manager and  heads up our billing department.  Renee is originally from Massachusetts and has lived in the Venice area for 27 years.  She has over 20 years experience in the ophthalmology field as both a clinical supervisor and office administrator.  Renee has extensive experience dealing with the complexities of health insurance and is always available to answer any billing or insurance questions you may have.


Jan Mitchell

Jan at Venice Eye Doctors.comGreeting you to our office is receptionist, Jan Mitchell.  Jan comes to our practice from Cape Cod.  Jan’s career in ophthalmology began 25 years ago in the Boston area.  She has experience as a technician, surgical counselor and administrator in practices in Arizona and Massachusetts.  Jan’s leisure time activities include travel and exploring her adopted home state of Florida.  Jan will be happy to schedule your visit and welcome you to our practice.


Linda Haas

Linda at Venice Eye Doctors.comLinda is our licensed optician.  She has been with our practice for 23 years, managing Optical Impressions.  Linda loves design and fashion.  She also enjoys helping patients make smart choices for the daily eye wear needs.  Purchasing eye glasses from Optical Impressions is not only one stop shopping, but ensures your prescription has been made to the exact specifications the doctor has prescribed, making your office experience a pleasant one.

Linda can be reached direct at: 941-492-6649

Jennifer Dexter

Jennifer Moser - Venice Eye DoctorsJennifer has been Dr. McKinney’s technician since 2011.  She assists with his patient workups for clinic as well as his surgery schedule.  Jennifer first started her ophthalmology career in 2004 as a veterinary ophthalmic assistant.  In 2007 she decided to further her skills in the field and made the transition into human ophthalmology. Jennifer received her certification for ophthalmic assisting in 2008.  Jennifer is a Florida native.

Janet Milko

Janet Milko has been working along side Dr. Conroy and McKinneyJanet has been working along side Dr. Conroy and Dr. McKinney since November 2000.  She started working in ophthalmology in 1990 and received her certification as an ophthalmic technician in 1992.  Her background in surgery also has given her a chance to assist with cataract surgery with Dr.Conroy and Dr.McKinney.  She has lived in Florida since she was 4  years old, her family moved from New Jersey to enjoy the sun and fun here in Florida. She currently lives in Englewood and enjoys kayaking on the weekends with her husband Lance.  They have Kasey, a big yellow Lab and Meesha a beautiful Collie.



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