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

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

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.

Michelle Simpson O.D.

Michael Scheidt  O.D.

Dr. Mike grew up in Cambridge, MN.
B.A. Biology Concordia College
M.P.H. Enviromental Health University of Minnesota 
Global Health Fellowship with Unity for Sight Ghana, Africa
O.D. Pacific University College of Optometry
Residency with Minnesota Eye Consultants Specializing in glaucoma, refractive surgery, and ocular disease.
Dr. Scheidt has a special interest in diagnosing and treating glaucoma, cataracts, macular degeneration, dry eye, and fitting specialty contacts.
Mike lives in Anoka with his wife and enjoys skiing, cycling and reading in his spare time.
Dr. Chad Christenson
 Dr. Chad is the co-founder of Cambridge Eye Associates, P.A. and a lifelong resident of Cambridge, MN.  He received his Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Optometry degrees from Pacific University in Oregon. 

He also completed a fellowship in laser vision correction, glaucoma and cataract care with the world-renowned Lindstrom, Samuelson and Hardton, P.A. 

Dr. Chad member in the American Optometric Association.

Meet the Staff


has been with Cambridge Eye Associates since 2005 as one of our efficient Front Desk Coordinators. She prepares our charts, checking insurance and trouble shooting issues. Her years of experience in our office makes her indispensable! In her free time she enjoys herh her three children and husband at their home in Ogilvie. In the summer she loves being outdoors and on the lake.


Kay joined the Cambridge Eye Associates team as a Front Desk Coordinator in 2013. Her smiling face is what you see most days as you check in for your visit. She and her husband Jeff moved to the Cambridge area to begin farming after raising their four sons. They now thoroughly enjoy their five 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 as a technician for Cambridge Eye Associates since 2001. 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 spending time with her family and grandchildren, and spending time outdoors.


Stephanie joined the Cambridge Eye Associates team in April 2015. She works as a Technician. She is also trained on our Diopsys Technology which offers special testing for eye disease. Stephanie resides in the Cambridge community with her husband. She has four daughters. Outside of work she enjoys fishing and camping.



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 Cambridge Eye Associates team since 2013. She spends most of her hours in the office scribing for the Doctors and also works as a Technician. 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. She is ABO certified and enj0ys working with patients by meeting their needs while taking into account their own personal 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.


Chrissy started working as an Optician for Cambridge Eye Associates in February 2017. She enjoys working with customers, helping them find just the right glasses. She enjoys making her clients smile. Outside of work she loves spending time with her two children and her husband. She also loves  to fish and work out.


Shane began his career with Cambridge Eye Associates in March 2017. He works as an optician, helping patients with their glasses.  He is enjoying  getting to know the patients. Shane spends his time away from work with his two beautiful daughters.


Cambridge Eye Associates added Raelyn as an employee  in June of 2015. She is one of our front desk coordinators and can be seen speedily checking patients in and out and answering the phone. Her efficiency makes her a great add to our team. After work you can find her at her second job and when she isn't there she loves to go fishing.


Laura has worked here at Cambridge Eye Associates since May of 2011. She is a part-time technician and willingly comes in to help out when her two 'cute as a button' little boys can spare her. When she finds a bit of free time she loves ...


Jody started working at Cambridge Eye Associates in December of 2014.  As one of our technicians, she pretests our patients and cares for them as they see the Doctor. Jody has two fun daughters and many foreign exchange children scattered across the globe. She loves spending time with her family and being on a curling team  and laughing with her goofy, fun husband.


Liz has worked as a technician since 2012 and joined our CEA team in August of 2018. When not working she enjoys spending time with her fiancé Darin, her two cats and new puppy.