Meet The Team

Our Doctors

John A. Kruszewski, O.D

John A. Kruszewski, O.D.
Dr. Kruszewski is originally from Cleveland, Ohio and completed his undergraduate studies at John Carroll University in Cleveland Heights.

He graduated cum laude from The Ohio State University College of Optometry in 1986. He began his career as a naval officer, serving as staff optometrist and contact lens clinic coordinator at the Portsmouth Naval Hospital.

Dr. Kruszewski volunteers and provides eye care to the homeless at The Mildred Bayer Clinic. He is past President and an active member of The Sylvania Sunrise Lions Club. He is a member of the American Optometric Association and the Ohio Optometric Association and is also past President of the Toledo Area Optometric Society. Dr. Kruszewski has two daughters and enjoys snow skiing, exercise and traveling.

Kylee Kleppinger, O.D.

Kylee Kleppinger, O.D.
Dr. Kleppinger is originally from Marion, Ohio. She received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Fisheries and Wildlife Management from Ohio State University in 2007. She went on to receive her Doctor of Optometry degree from Ohio State University in 2011. Dr. Kleppinger enjoys providing comprehensive eye care to patients of all ages. She is a member of the American Optometric Association and the Ohio Optometric Association. She is also a provider for the InfantSee program which provides free assessments for babies ages 6 to 12 months. Dr. Kleppinger resides in Genoa, Ohio with her husband and son. Her hobbies include snow skiing, scuba diving, traveling, spending time with family and of course, cheering on the Ohio State Buckeyes whenever possible.

Our Staff

Rebekah
rebekah
Rebekah has been an optician since 2000 and is very enthusiastic about helping patients select fashionable eyewear. She and her husband enjoy traveling and to visit family in various parts of the country.
Jean
Jean
Jean has been an optician since 1996 and enjoys the challenges of the profession. In addition to helping our patients see and look their best, she loves to go boating, attend Jimmy Buffet concerts, traveling and spending time with her husband and sons Jack and Cooper.
Lisa
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Lisa is our billing specialist. Since joining the Pinnacle Eye Group team in 2004, she has enjoyed the challenge of learning about the field of eye care. She is married and has three children. She spends much of her time enjoying her children’s soccer games and loves to travel.
Amy
amy
Amy joined the Pinnacle Eye Group family in 2007 as an optometric technician. Due to her hard work and dedication, she is now our Office Manager. Amy resides in Springfield Township and has three adult children and three grandchildren. She enjoys spending time with her family and swimming, camping, movies and Nascar.
Andrea
andrea
Andrea is one of our optometric technicians. She has been in the optometry field for nine years. She started as a receptionist and then for a change of pace she decided to become a technician. In her free time Andrea enjoys scrapbooking, photography, travel and spending time with her husband Kevin and two children Morgan and Nicholas.
Ann
ann
Ann has been a licensed optician for over 20 years. She enjoys helping our patients find the perfect frame for their face shape, personality and prescription. She is also our office social activities director and plans fun monthly outings for our staff. Ann resides in Holland with her husband, 2 children and her Golden Retriever. She is a big fan of baseball in general but especially for the Cleveland Indians.
Heather
heather
Heather has been in the optical field since 1997. She is a licensed optician and the frame buyer for our office. Not only does she enjoy helping people see clearly but she also enjoys helping them look their best! Heather resides in Oregon, Ohio with her husband Chris and 2 children Matt and Amber. Her free time usually consists of anything to do with her children. This means lots of baseball games and chauffeuring her daughter to and from dance.
Lisa
lisa leeds
Lisa is our billing specialist. Since joining the Pinnacle Eye Group team in 2004, she has enjoyed the challenge of learning about the field of eye care. She is married and has three adult children and loves to travel.
Rachel
rachel
As a licensed spectacle and contact lens optician, Rachel joined the Pinnacle Eye Group family in 2012, bringing with her 20 years of experience. She is a graduate of the Owens Tech Opthalmic program. Rachel combines her training and experience in the optical field to provide top notch customer service to our patients. Rachel resides in Sylvania with her husband and two children.
Wendy
wendy
With a background in Fine Jewelry and Creative Art, Wendy began working in the eyewear industry in 2010 and considers her career as an Optician, a perfect fit! She enjoys assisting patients by being their personal stylist as they choose their eyewear. In her free time Wendy enjoys spending time with her family, working on home improvements and creating one of a kind jewelry.
Pam
pam
Pam has been in the optical business since 1991, joining the Pinnacle Eye Group family in 2016. She has two adult sons and 4 grandchildren. In her free time Pam enjoys traveling to faraway places with Africa being her favorite. She looks forward to visiting Australia in the future.
Terese
terese
Terese is proud to call herself an OSU Buckeye since working on her degree in English Literature. The most rewarding part of Terese’s job as patient care coordinator is contributing to ensure the best possible experience for Pinnacle Eye Group patients. When she’s not at the office she can be found attending orchestra performances to listen to her daughter Abbey share her musical talents, supporting her daughter Riley while she cheers for the Maumee Panthers, or vacationing on the beaches of North Carolina and Florida.