About Us

Our entire Chesapeake optometry staff is committed to ensuring the comfort and satisfaction of each and every patient. We will do our best to accommodate your busy schedule by finding appointment times that meet your needs. Our knowledgeable staff at Great Bridge Eye Care will work with you to help you understand your vision insurance coverage and provide financial alternatives to ensure you get the best vision care possible.

Our Optometrists

Lindsey Vernillo, O.D.

Dr. Vernillo graduated from Hickory High School in Chesapeake, VA. She received her Bachelor of Science degree from James Madison University in 2006. She is a Doctor of Optometry from Nova Southeastern University, with honors (Beta Sigma Kappa).

She is a Member of the American Optometric Association, the Virginia Optometric Association, and the Tidewater Optometric Society.

Dr. Vernillo is an InfantSEE provider.

Dr. Vernillo enjoys spending her time outside at the beach with her two children.

William C. Holcomb, O.D., F.A.A.O.

Dr. Holcomb is a native of Virginia Beach and has practiced in Great Bridge since 1979.  He graduated from the New England College of Optometry and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry.

He is quite active in the Virginia Optometric Association, the Vision Service Plan advisory board and the American Academy of Optometry. He is also a member of the Tidewater Optometric Society and is an InfantSEE provider.

Dr. Holcomb is married, has four children and three grandchildren.

In his free time Dr. Holcomb runs marathons, goes fishing, and mentors the Boy Scouts of America.

Our Team

Cassandra

Cassandra

Patient Coordinator

Cassandra is a native of Beeville, Texas and has been with Great Bridge Eye Care since November, 2016. She is a veteran of the United States Navy and likes spending time working on cars with her husband, cooking, going to the gym, and enjoys concerts.

Cheryl

Cheryl

Patient Coordinator

Cheryl is a native of Jamestown, NY and has been with Great Bridge Eye Care since October, 1998. She is the Organist at Great Bridge Presbyterian Church and loves to read, walk, and spend time with her 5 grandchildren.

Laurie

Laurie

Insurance Coordinator

Laurie is a native of Yorkton, VA and has been with Great Bridge Eye Care since July, 2000. He likes to spend her weekends with her family at the beach, concerts, drag racing, and baseball games.

Michelle

Michelle

Optician

Michelle is a native of St. Louis, Missouri and has been with Great Bridge Eye Care since August, 2009. She enjoys spending time with her grandchildren at the pool and beach.

Elizabeth

Elizabeth

Optician

Liz is a native of Kinston, NC and has been with Great Bridge Eye Care since June, 2013. She likes to spend her time with her grandchildren at the pool, hiking, traveling, and recently received her CrossFit level 1 trainer certificate.

Pam

Pam

Technician / Optician

Pam is a native of Chesapeake, VA and has been with Great Bridge Eye Care since August, 1991. She loves to spend time with her 8 grandchildren, likes to garden, and cook.

Kayla

Kayla

Technician

Kayla is a native of Chesapeake, VA and has been with Great Bridge Eye Care since May, 2016. She loves to read, hike, run, and go to the movies.