Keith Tempany’s career in optics spans more than 30 years, starting in 1982 when he opened his first optical practice. As well as having an outstanding reputation as a leader in fashion frames, Keith is also highly respected in clinical circles, and was awarded the Fellowship of the British Contact Lens Association (BCLA) in 2008 in recognition of his expertise in contact lenses and the anterior eye.
Keith is currently president elect of the BCLA and acts as Key Opinion Leader and advisor for many contact lens manufacturers. His aim for the partnerships with Leightons is to grow the contact lens segment and inspire the group to look at contact lenses as a life-changing opportunity for everyone.
Branch Manager & Dispensing Optician
Michelle joined Leightons in Poole in 1995 as an Optical Assistant. Qualifying as a Dispensing Optician in 2008 gave a greater opportunity to advise customers on looking and feeling great in their eyewear. Michelle took over the leadership at Poole in January 2015, demonstrating another great career path within the Leightons family.