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Our Staff


Brian Uglum

Office Manager - Optical Lab Manager

Brian is a 1997 graduate of New Hampton High School. He received his BA in finance and real estate from the University of Northern Iowa. Brian and his family returned to New Hampton to join our team in May of 2007.

Brian, and his wife, Erin, enjoy spending time with their children Austin, Keziah, Adah, Eden and Blaze. Brian also enjoys playing golf and watching sports, especially football, basketball, and golf.


Lisa Busta CPO, ABOC

Optical Manager

Lisa and her husband, Harold, were born and raised in the Lawler area. She graduated from Turkey Valley in 1980. She has worked with Eye Care Associates since 1981.

When not at work, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, walking, cross-stitching and collecting Santas.


Gloria Moudry CPOA

Clinic Manager

Gloria and her husband Brian, have been residents of New Hampton since 1972. Gloria is a graduate of Clarion High School and Mankato Commercial College. She joined the staff of Eye Care Associates in 1992 and is a certified refractionist.

Off-the-job interests include reading, sewing, gardening, and spending time with her family.


Peg Mueterthies CPO

Front Desk & Insurance Manager

Peg was born and raised in New Hampton, graduating in 1976. She then attended Ellsworth Community College and worked in Eldora for several years. Peg joined the staff in 1994. She had LASIK corrective surgery and has been well satisfied with the results.

Peg lives in Lawler with her husband, Mark. She enjoys spending time with her three grown children, reading, and quilting when not at work.


Tiffany Goodenbour, CPOA

Optometric Assistant

Tiffany has been with ECA since June 2012. She lives in Boyd
with her husband, Brian, and her two children, Liam and Kaylee. She is
currently working on her degree to become a Registered Health Information Technician at NICC in Calmar.

In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends.


Brittney Gaede, CPO 

Optometric Assistant

Brittney is originally from Waverly, IA and is a 2007 graduate from Waverly-Shell Rock High School. Brittney and her husband, Justin, married in 2008 and have two children, Liam and Amara. They currently reside in Nashua, IA. Brittney joined the Eye Care Associates team in October of 2018. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family, friends, going to concerts and sporting events with her husband, and traveling as much as she can.

Cathy Rosonke, CPO

Front Desk and Optician


Cathy lives in Lawler with her husband, Keith, and their two daughters, Kylie and Victoria. She is originally from the Northwest Iowa town of Remsen.

Cathy is involved with the Lawler Lions Club and enjoys walking and reading in her free time.

Jessica Frazer, CPO

JessicaPic.jpgOptometric Assistant

Jessica is originally from Cresco but has recently moved to Ionia. She graduated from Crestwood High School in 2017 and joined the Eye Care Associates team shortly after.

In Jessica's free time she enjoys spending time with her friends and family, being outdoors, and doing repurposing projects. One passion that Jessica has is photography; she loves to photograph her friends, family, and now glasses and other fun things around the office!