Innisfail Optical

Our Staff


Lauren Jenkins [B App Sc (Optom) Hons (ACO-COT)], the owner of Innisfail Optical, graduated from the Queensland University of Technology in 2006 and has extensive experience across Australia.  Lauren is committed to providing professional eye health services to the Innisfail region and ensuring all patients receive comprehensive care and advice.  She has completed post graduate study in Ocular Therapeutics to expand her service to include prescribing medications to treat eye disease.  Lauren and her fiancé, Seb, have moved to the area from Brisbane and look forward to experiencing the opportunities of regional practice, exploring the area and becoming an integral members of the local community.

Lauren is a member of the Optometrists Association of Australia.

Lauren Jenkins

Optical Dispensers

Renee De Reggi, with her enthusiasm and attention to detail, provides a thorough and vibrant optical dispensing service to our patients and clients. Her experience and extensive knowledge of lenses, contact lenses, frames and ocular/optometric vision requirements enables her to provide you with the best optical appliances to meet your lifestyle and vision requirements. If you want to know about contact lens options… Renee will be pleased to help.

Renee has a keen eye for detail in fashion and loves to ensure that you not only see well with the best quality lenses, but that you look good too.

Renee De Reggi

Antonia Murfin is our practice manager and Optical Dispenser.  Antonia has been working in the optical industry for 20years, with 10+ years’ experience as a practice manager and more recently as an Optical Assistant at Cairns Eye and Laser clinic. 

She holds a cert IV in optical dispensing, and is not only able to give you the very best advice on lenses, frames and contact lenses, but has an in depth understanding of eye health.

Antonia Murfin

Sebastian Mannix has now joined the business full time, has finished his cert IV in Optical Dispensing and is working as an Optical Dispenser.  With more than 4 years’ experience at Innisfail Optical he can give you advice on your frame and lens options, help you with appointments and repairs. 

Sebastian is passionate about making your experience and Innisfail Optical the best it can be and is always looking for new products and services to bring to the store.

Sebastian Mannix

Lexie Saunderson – We were very happy to welcome Lexie to our team last year after many years at Australia post.  She has taken to optics like a duck to water and if fashion advice is what you need Lexie is the person to speak with.



Janet Urquhart continues her part-time work as our accounts and administrative staff member.

Her ability and experience in providing assistance in appointment scheduling and other optical and vision care requirements ensures your vision care experience is a personalised, quality experience.

Janet Urquhart

Book an Appointment Today on (07) 4061 1506