Meet the Team


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

  • Tyler Rauch
    Certified Paraoptometric

    Tyler is a Certified Paraoptometric who has been in the optical field since 2013. He attended Western Washington University for Communication Studies but found his calling in optics and never looked back. He grew up in Port Orchard, WA, and has lived in Bellingham since 2011.

    He loves spending time one-on-one with patients and helping them find the perfect frames and lenses for their lifestyle. In his free time, Tyler enjoys catching up on TV shows, playing video games, and spending time with his friends.

    Tyler can be reached at: [email protected]

  • Iona Plouff
    Office Manager

    Iona Plouff is the office manager at Clearview Eyecare. She was born in Bellingham and has worked in the medical field for 27 years.

    When Iona is not working at Clearview Eyecare, she enjoys gardening, hiking, and spending time with her family, three dogs, three cats, two bearded dragons, and pet turkey.

    Iona can be reached at: [email protected]

  • Sarah Jackson
    Apprentice Optician & Laboratory Tech

    Sarah is an apprentice optician and optical laboratory technician. Originally from upstate NY, she has been in the optical field since moving to Bellingham in 2015.

    Sarah has an A.S. in Biology and over 14 years of customer service experience. She is currently studying for her ABO exams. In her free time she enjoys being with friends, gardening, and reading. 

    Sarah can be reached at: [email protected]

  • Tara Wilson

    Tara is our full time receptionist, she deals with scheduling, verifying insurances, and patient intake. She recently entered the optical field, and is always excited to learn something new to better help our patients. She graduated from WCC with a degree in Business Administration and is Bellingham native, born and raised.

    Tara enjoys chatting with patients and getting to know them. In her free time, Tara loves spending time with loved ones, watching movies, and cooking.

    Tara can be reached at: [email protected]


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Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule

Main Office


9:00 am-1:00 pm


9:00 am-6:00 pm


10:00 am-7:00 pm


9:00 am-6:00 pm


9:00 am-6:00 pm


9:00 am-2:00 pm




Reviews From Our Satisfied Patients

  • "Staff are both helpful and knowledgeable. Always accommodating and patient. Work with you to fit your needs. They are excellent!"
    Madra L.
  • "The office is very nice snd calming. The staff is knowledgeable and friendly. Dr. Anker puts your mind as ease. She took time and was very thorough. I never felt rushed. I finally have a great pair of glasses that look stylish and feel good.,"
    Lisa C.
  • "Dr. Anker takes her time, is thorough and I've received excellent care from her for many years. The staff is helpful and courteous."
    Jonathan L.
  • "The staff is extremely pleasant and thorough with check-in, insurance information and billing. Dr. Ankar gives a thorough exam but also takes time to explain and clarify what she finds and answer questions. Thank you."
    Patricia R.
  • "Dr. Anker & staff are very helpful, kind, knowledgeable, & caring. They offer great customer service. They have a nice selection of frames to choose from. They take their time with each customer & don't rush their appointments. Nice environment. They also offer a referral program."
    Karie G.
  • "Wow, what a great Doc! The staff was awesome too! Helped me learn how to put in and take out my new contacts, which too a lot of patience... I love my contacts! Never had them before but thought...maybe I'll ask a doctor if its possible… YES! Can't even feel them--if you are thinking about it or looking for folks to help care for your eyes, look no further!"
    Laura S.