Meet the Doctors

Chad A. Christenson, O.D.

Dr. Chad is the co-founder of Cambridge Eye Associates, P.A.  Dr. Chad was born and raised in Cambridge, MN.  He received his Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Optometry degrees from Pacific University in Oregon.  Dr. Chad completed a fellowship in laser vision correction, glaucoma and cataract care with the world-renowned Lindstrom, Samuelson and Hardton, P.A.  Dr. Chad is a past president of the Minnesota Optometric Association and continues to be and active member in the American Optometric Association.

Dr. Chad resides in Cambridge, MN with his wife Jodi and their three children.  He enjoys cycling, outdoor sports, and family time.

Jodine Janzen, O.D.

Dr. Jodine Janzen practices full scope optometry, including pediatric vision care and  specialty contact lens fitting, with a special interest in the treatment and management of ocular disease.

Dr. Janzen was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.  She graduated from the University of Manitoba with a Bachelor of Science degree in Zoology and Statistics. She completed her Doctorate of Optometry at the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago, IL, graduating with honors. She completed her optometric education with a residency program in ocular disease and hospital-based optometry through the Indiana University College of Optometry, completing the practical component at the Huntington VA Medical Center in Huntington, WV.  

Dr. Janzen lives with her family in Cambridge, MN. She enjoys spending time with her husband and three children, especially outdoors in all of Minnesota’s varied seasons.  She enjoys running, biking and warming up inside with a good book on cold winter nights.

Meet the Staff


has been with Cambridge Eye Associates since 2005 as one of our efficient Front Desk Coordinators. She spends her days in the office making sure that every patients appointment goes smoothly. In her free time out of the office she spends it with her two young boys and husband at their home in Ogilvie. In the summer she loves being outdoors and on the lake.


Kay joined the Cambridge/North Branch Eye Associates team as a Front Desk Coordinator in 2013. She works with patients at check-in and check outs in our offices. She and her husband Jeff moved to the Cambridge area to begin farming. After raising their four sons, they now thoroughly enjoy their grandchildren. Outside of work she loves to bike, garden and read.



has been an Optician/Technician since 1990 and joined our team in 1995. She enjoys building relationships with the patients of our office. She has two children and four grandchildren that she enjoys spending her time out of the office with. She spends majority of her time hanging out with her best friend, her husband Russ. They love to golf and go camping in the summer months.



Michelle has worked in the eye care industry for 14 years and has been part of Cambridge Eye Associates since 2001 as a Technician. She has really enjoyed the personal relationships that she has developed with patients and co-workers over the years. Michelle is married and has two given children. When not working, she enjoys hanging out with her family, golfing, boating, fishing and gardening.


Stephanie joined the Cambridge Eye Associates team in April 2015 working as a Technician. She has known Dr. Christenson since they were children, which is what brought her to join our team. Stephanie resides in the Cambridge community with her husband and four girls. Outside of work she enjoys spending time outdoors fishing (sometimes maybe more than she should!).


Jonah started working at Cambridge Eye Associates in 2012 working as a Technician. He is currently a student at the U of M Twin Cities going for a Bachelors degree in Public Health. He enjoys working in the eye care industry and hopes to have a career within the field upon graduation. Outside of work he loves to golf and enjoys anything related to Gopher sports.



Angie is originally from Alexandria and moved to Isanti in 2011. She has been working in optical since 2001 and is recently ABO certified. She works with patients as an Optician making the glasses selection process go smoothly. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing and Sales Management which makes her such a great asset to our team. Angie and her husband Ryan have been married since 2007, and have two daughters Lauren and Brooke. She loves spending time with family and friends, shopping and pizza.


Tricia has been part of the North Branch Eye Associates team since 2013 working in all areas of the office. She spends most of her hours in the office working as a Technician or helping out in the Optical Department. Outside of work she enjoys spending time with her husband and two daughters.


Becky has been part of the Cambridge Eye Associates team since June 2014 as an Optician. Her favorite aspect of her job is personalizing style and fit of eyewear according to the patients need and flair. Becky has lived across the US as a daughter of a Navy Serviceman but now resides in Cambridge. In her spare time she likes to read, travel, and spend time with her two children.