Staff

Michelle Rouse
Patient Concierge

Shema Scott
Patient Concierge

Ally Marquez
Patient Concierge

Lisa Faulhaber

Lisa Faulhaber
Ophthalmic Assistant

Starr Miners

Starr Miners
Ophthalmic Assistant

Rena Mjartanova
Ophthalmic Assistant

Melodee Cousineau
Certified Ophthalmic Assistant

Alexandra Seferoglou

Alexandra Seferoglou
Director of Marketing & Physician Relations

Tamara Hirtle

Tamara Hirtle
Director of Surgery

Michelle Rouse

Patient Concierge

Michelle was born and raised in Fort Myers, FL. Michelle has been in the medical field for over ten years. She brings a diverse experience to Ginsberg Eye, as she has worked in several different types of Ophthalmology practices. She always has a sunny disposition and is known for her vivacious laugh that fills the hall with joy. When she is not at Ginsberg Eye, she is with her boyfriend, Steven and their three children outdoors four-wheeling. She has two furbabies, Finn who is a 3-year old Beagle and Jake, a white lab puppy.

Shema Scott

Patient Concierge

Shema will be one of the first faces you will see when you arrive at Ginsberg Eye. She was born in Brooklyn, New York before relocating to Southwest Florida fifteen years ago. She comes to our practice with over eleven years of experience in the medical field, two of which have been in the Ophthalmology field. Shema enjoys interacting with patients and helping them with their Ginsberg Eye experience. She has one of the best smiles at the practice. When she is not working, her full attention and love goes to her son. She enjoys spending time with her family, hanging out at the beach or pool, getting her nails done, and trying new restaurants. She has a fur baby, Melo, who is a white Terrier that she shares with her boyfriend, Jay.

Ally Marquez

Patient Concierge

Ally was born and raised in Havana, Cuba. She has lived in Southwest Florida for over ten years. Ally has been in the medical field for two years. She enjoys working with and helping patients and their families. Ally is fluent in Spanish, which makes her a great asset for our Spanish-speaking patients! When she is not at the office, she enjoys spending her time at the beach with her younger sister. She loves singing Jazz, R&B, POP, and Ballads. She is the proud mother to a one-year-old cat named Canela and a Bull Terrier, Bruno who is seven years old.

Starr Miners

Starr Miners

Ophthalmic Assistant

Starr was born in Naples and raised in the cities of Immokalee and Naples. She has over twenty-one years of experience in the medical field, fifteen of which have been in the ophthalmology field. Starr has a friendly, fun-loving personality with a heart for serving which helps create an enjoyable, relaxed environment for our patients. When she is not working, Starr can be found at the beach, fishing, or dining out at a new location. Starr’s heart belongs to her Frenchie, Tessie.

Rena Mjartanova

Ophthalmic Assistant

Rena was born and raised in Levice, Slovakia. She has lived in Southwest Florida for fifteen years. Rena has been in the ophthalmology field for seven years. She is a wonderful and hard-working member of the Ginsberg Eye team. Out of the office, Rena enjoys spending time with her husband Matthew and puppy, Everest. She is fluent in the Czech and Slovakian languages. She is an ophthalmic assistant by day and foodie at night. She always has the best lunches.

Melodee Cousineau

Certified Ophthalmic Assistant

Melodee was born and raised in Big Rapids, Michigan. She brings with her twenty-eight years of Ophthalmology experience. She is a certified ophthalmic assistant. Melodee absolutely loves her job assisting patients every day seeing their best vision. She enjoys learning new and interesting things from patients while interacting with them. Outside the office, Melodee enjoys traveling, kayaking, and working out. She also has a passion for photography. Melodee is the mother of one son.

Tamara Hirtle

Tamara Hirtle

Director of Surgery

Tamara was born and raised in Fort Myers, FL, which gives her a special understanding of our patient population. She brings more than thirty years of ophthalmology experience to our practice. Prior to Ginsberg Eye, she worked as a Supervisor of Operations at an eye only surgical center. She is very passionate about her work, providing the highest level of patient care. Tamara works closely with Dr. Ginsberg and Suzana as the Director of Surgery. She will help make your experience and decision-making process more comfortable and tangible. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two dogs, Bentley, a golden retriever, and Roxie.

Photo of Our Team together