Katy Mason

Trainee Dispensing Optician

Katy is an aspiring Trainee Dispensing Optician at Leightons, currently working towards her Diploma in Ophthalmic Dispensing through ABDO. She holds a Level 4 BTEC in Ophthalmic Dispensing and brings more than 10 years of experience in the optical industry, including roles in management and as an in-store trainer. Alongside her optical career, Katy has earned a diploma in Floristry and runs her own floristry business.

Katy chose to work for Leightons because of the independent and close-knit work environment, which she finds to be more supportive and family-like. She appreciates the guidance and support offered by the company, as well as the variety of products, including advanced lens options and stylish frames. The emphasis on providing ample time to patients is another key factor that attracted her to Leightons.

Katy is excited about starting the dispensing optician course and furthering her career in optics. She relishes using her extensive experience to offer exceptional service and care to patients.

Outside of her professional life, Katy enjoys her floristry business, combining her passion for creativity and nature.