About Our Practice

Redmond Ridge Eyecare is pleased to offer a wide range of optometric services, eye care products including eyeglasses, specialty eyewear, frames, and contact lenses. Our staff is happy to help however we can.

Our mission is being committed to improving your quality of life by utilizing state-of-the-art technology in eye wear and lens designs. It shows in everything that we do. From your first contact with us to your appointment and your follow-up, we aim to make your eye care experience great. This is what drives us to provide you with the best care year after year!

Contact us any time to learn more or to schedule your next appointment.

About Our Team

Dr. Vanessa Michel, O.D.

Vanessa Michel, OD was raised in Spokane, Washington. She received her Bachelor’s of Science Degree from Eastern Washington University in 1999. She then moved to Chicago, Illinois, where she completed her Doctor of Optometry Degree from Illinois College of Optometry in 2004.

Dr. Michel has extensive experience in family eye care, including pediatric eye examinations, contact lens fitting, eye surgery co-management and adult eye care. She also received training in Chicago in the areas of geriatric eye care and ocular disease management. This broad range of expertise sets her apart among other optometrists. She is an active member of the American Optometric Association and the Optometric Physicians of Washington.

She spends her free time with her husband & two children and also enjoys running, horseback riding, and taking her dog to the park.

Dr. Vanessa Michel

Dr. Rebekah Louie, O.D.

Rebekah Louie, OD is a Seattle native whom recently relocated from Southern California. She graduated from the University of Redlands with a Bachelor’s of Science degree with honors. Dr. Louie then received her doctor of optometry degree with honors from the Southern California College of Optometry, where she also completed a post-doctorate residency in Pediatric Optometry and Vision Therapy. Dr. Louie has considerable training in managing binocular vision disorders, strabismus and amblyopia, and pediatric primary care optometry, as well as contact lens examinations, low vision, ocular disease and co-management of cataract surgery.

She is an active member of the American Academy of Optometry, American Optometric Association, and College of Optometrists in Vision Development. She enjoys hiking, camping, spending time with her family, and cheering on the Mariners and Seahawks in her spare time. She is friendly, compassionate, and ready to take care of your eye health needs.

Dr. Rebekah Louie

Dr. Noelle Sun, O.D.

Noelle Sun, OD is a caring and dedicated optometrist who graduated from the New England College of Optometry in 2015 and attended Wellesley College for her bachelor degree in English literature. Since moving to Washington in fall of 2017, Dr. Sun has been working in private practice in the Capitol Hill neighborhood in Seattle. Prior to moving to the state Dr. Sun practiced at a top-rated optical in Brooklyn, NY specializing in family eye care as well as an ophthalmology practice in Brooklyn Chinatown, delivering care to the Chinese immigrant community. She speaks Mandarin and Spanish and enjoys working with patients of all ages.

Dr. Sun strives to provide high quality and personal eye care to her patients. This includes general eye evaluations, treating eye infections, performing contact lens fittings, pediatric eye care, managing diabetic and hypertensive eye complications as well as glaucoma evaluations. Her friendly approach to eye care ensures patients feel comfortable and her commitment to patient education allows them to become more knowledgeable about their eyes with each visit.

Outside of practicing optometry Dr. Sun is also a professional ballroom dancer and travels around the country for competitions. She always loves a good chat if you also share a love for dance!

Dr. Rebekah Louie

About Our Team

Our team of eye care professionals is experienced and friendly. We’re here to help all patients understand their benefits, schedule appointments, and fulfill their eye doctor’s orders. Our opticians can give you guidance in picking out your perfect pair of eyewear, and our friendly office staff is knowledgeable about billing and benefits coverage.


Whitney is a recent graduate of Brigham Young University with a degree in Exercise Science. She is currently in the application process for PA School and hopes to become a Physician’s Assistant in future. Whitney primarily assists Dr. Michel and Dr. Louie with preliminary testing, contact lens fittings, and general patient care. She always goes the extra mile to make your appointment a pleasant experience!

In her spare time, Whitney enjoys lacrosse, hiking and rollerblading.


Stacy is our Clinic Manager and has more than 10 years of experience in patient care coordination and administrative responsibilities. She can help you schedule appointments and will offer her vast knowledge of complex vision insurance benefits and how they may apply to your visits. Her experience allows her to be involved in many aspects of the day to day operations of our clinic. She enjoys connecting with patients and providing them with exceptional customer service!

Stacy is a photographer as well, creating images for the Seattle rock music scene. She loves spending time with her two grown children and her rescued dogs Sulley and Sailor!


Mark has been with Redmond Ridge Eye Care since 2006. His *Juilliard School of Opticianry training and 35 years of licensed experience provide him with a unique perspective in the eyewear field. His professional, personalized consultation makes selecting the perfect eyewear fun! And his knowledge of ever-changing frame and lens technologies will guide you to the perfect pair.