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Doctors & Staff

Meet the experienced and friendly doctors and staff who make Eye Care Associates – Marietta the leading provider of vision care products and services in Marietta.

Dr. GregoryDr. Gregory C. Ingram

Dr. Greg is a 1976 graduate of the Ohio State University College of Optometry. He started Eye Care Associates in 1980. He enjoys mission work and has traveled to the Dominican Republic, Honduras, Nicaragua, and Northeast India. Dr. Greg and his wife, Mary, are the proud parents of 4 children: Farrah, Philip, Matthew, and Brent; and the grandparents of 10. He enjoys traveling and hiking.

Dr. MarkDr. Mark M. Ruff

Dr. MattDr. Matt R. Ingram

Dr. Matt was raised in Marietta, Ohio. He graduated from Ohio State University College of Optometry in 2005. He was happy to return to his hometown and join his father, Dr. Greg Ingram in practice. Dr. Matt and his wife, Cara, enjoy spending time with their four young children, Eden, Vincent, Josephine “JJ” and Tony.

Dr. Kelsey Krempasky

Dr. Kelsey is a 2017 graduate of The Ohio State University College of Optometry. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Biology from OSU in 2013 and is a graduate of River High School in Hannibal, Ohio. She enjoys traveling, SCUBA diving, and spending time with her friends and family. She is excited to begin her career back in the Ohio Valley.

Lyndsay Biehl, Practice Administrator

Lyndsay is a graduate from The Ohio State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Landscape Horticulture. She found her way back home to Marietta and joined the Eye Care team in 2012. She loves hiking, camping and being with her animals. If she is not at work you can be sure to find her growing flowers on her farm.

Shalene Kesterson, Optical Manager

She was born and raised out West, from Colorado to Montana and back. She and her husband, Justin have made a home in Ohio along with their fur babies. Shalene is a lover of nature, animals, and music. She enjoys photography and spending time outdoors. But above all she loves to spend time with her family. She has been in the Optical business since 1999 and has had a lot of fun along the way. She started out working various positions for an Optometrist, but found her niche when working as an Optician in a large optical shop. She loves to style patients in frames and help them find their perfect look. She will always give an honest opinion and ensures a comfortable fit. In addition to being Lensometer certified, Shalene has attended many classes and seminars to make her the Manager she is today. She leads by example and obviously loves what she does. She joined Eye Care Associates of Marietta in February 2016 and is still smiling. Shalene appreciates the entire team at ECA and enjoys spending time with her work family.