Our staff has a wealth of knowledge and experience. We are committed to elevating the patient experience. No matter your visual needs we have the proficiency and fitting expertise to create glasses best suited to you.


Sheena Taff

Sheena the managing optician (licensed) and the face of Roberts & Brown Opticians. With her near decade in the optical industry she brings a wealth of experience and a passionate eye for fashionable and functional eyeglasses. Sheena is dedicated to the latest optical innovations and technology, applying her skills to help find every patient the perfect frame and lens combination for their individual eye health needs. With her thoughtful approach to melding lens choice and in style frames, you can be assured you will walk out with a pair of glasses that will suit not only your visual needs but also your desire to look and feel your absolute best. In 2017 Sheena was named Transitions Brand Ambassador of the year for her work to further the conversation about the optical benefits of Transitions lenses for eye health and style benefits. Sheena is well known within the industry for sharing her passion for eyeglasses and shares this through articles published both in magazines and online outlets.


La Reyn Rivera

La Reyn is a Douglas College graduate on her way to becoming a Licensed Optician. She is committed to the technical knowledge required to be an excellent optician and during her hands on apprenticeship at Roberts & Brown Opticians has become skilled in fitting patients with the perfect pair of lenses. La Reyn offers patients a discerning and fashionable eye that fits well with the team at Roberts and Brown.


Elena Pryadkina

Despite still being a student, in her second year of opticianry school, Elena’s optical knowledge is nearly unparalleled among her student peers. Since her education began, Elena has become something of a rising star within the optical industry. Through her blog and social media presence, Elena earned an elite spot as one of only two Canadian Student Ambassador for Transitions lenses.

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Noel Brown is the founder of Roberts & Brown Opticians, Noel has over 50 years experience in the optical industry. In the 26 years since the opening of Roberts & Brown Opticians, Noel has managed to create a destination experience for adults and children alike. Within the pediatric optical community Roberts & Brown Opticians has become synonymous with being able to help even the most challenging cases. While focusing on providing a level of service unparalleled within the optical industry, Noel has developed a respected reputation with patients as well as the doctors who refer them.