Our Team

Dr. Lisa Lansink Owner/Optometrist


Dr. Lansink is from Ida Grove, a small town in northwest Iowa. She attended the University of Nebraska-Lincoln for her undergraduate studies and completed her doctorate at the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago. She is married to her childhood sweetheart, Andrew. They have two children, Ean & McKinley, and live in West Des Moines. 

In her spare time she likes to travel, read, create graphic designs. She enjoys her coffee, wine, and family time. Dr. Lansink is a firm believer in helping patients by improving their quality of life and has followed her dream of opening Urban Eyecare & Eyewear to provide a truly unique and comfortable experience for everyone.

Selena Office Manager

Selena is from Southeast Iowa, and relocated to the Des Moines area in 2013. She can be found assisting Dr. Lansink with your pre-testing and glasses selections as well as working behind the scenes to ensure your visit is a great experience. She is a glasses addict and can be seen around the office wearing her fun frames! Selena lives in Johnston with her beau and fur babies and she’s a geek for all things video games and music. She loves to read and enjoys writing in her free time and clearing her mind with hot yoga.

Ashley Patient Coordinator

Ashley grew up in a small, tight-knit family in Des Moines, Iowa and currently resides in West Des Moines. She proudly graduated Summa Cum Laude from William Penn University with a degree in Leadership Studies in 2015. Ashley is the first friendly face you'll see at Urban. She can set up your annual eye exam and help style you in the perfect pair of glasses! Ashley works closely with your insurance to help you maximize your benefits and is always able to assist you throughout your visit. She enjoys reading, running, exploring creativity through arts and crafts, and having barbecues with her family!