Meet the Optometrist

francePaul France, O.D.
Dr. France is a 1973 graduate of Byron Center High School. He received his Bachelors degree from Hope College in 1977 and graduated from Ferris State College of Optometry in 1982. He has been in practice for 35 years.

Dr. France married his wife Barbara in 1978 and they have three children. Jennifer is a teacher in elementary education. Kristin works as a counseling therapist in Chicago. Ryan is a graphic designer and is working at the Willis Tower in Chicago.

Dr. France is an avid outdoorsman. He particularly enjoys golfing, hunting and playing basketball. In the spring and fall you can find him in the woods hunting for turkey or deer.

Dr. France is very active in the Optometric community. He belongs to the American Optometric Association (A.O.A), Michigan Optometric Association (M.O.A.) and West Michigan Optometric Association (W.M.O.A.). He helped found Eyecare of Michigan, an vision insurance service, serving on the original board for 3 years. He is also active in the Lion’s Club, having served as president four times and is regional group coordinator for Campaign Sightfirst II. He also served as president of Cutlerville Business Association and helped found the Cutlerville Chamber of Commerce. He served on the original board for 3 1/2 years.

Dr. France also takes time to study what’s new in Optometry. He takes at least 20 hours of continued education per year and regularly meets with a study group of his peers.

goodfellowLee Goodfellow, O.D.

Dr. Goodfellow received his Bachelor of Vision Science at Ferris State University and is a 1988 graduate of the Michigan College of Optometry at Ferris State University. He has been a partner at Cutlerville Eyecare for all of his 35 years of practice.

Dr. Goodfellow is married and has two sons. He enjoys spending time with his family in Northern Michigan. 

Dr. Goodfellow has served on the board of the Cutlerville Chamber of Commerce for two different terms. He continues to be involved with this as well as other community organizations.

Dr. Goodfellow is a member of the American Optometric Association (A.O.A.), the Michigan Optometric Association (M.O.A.), and the West Michigan Optometric Association (W.M.O.A.). He has served on many committees for M.O.A. and served on the W.M.O.A. board for four years. He has also been a keyperson for local legislators since graduation and is a member of the InfantSEE program, providing free eye assessments to children within the first year of life.

Dr. Crater


Dr. Crater started with Cutlerville Eyecare in 2010 as a co-op student from Byron Center High School.  She worked as an intern through her undergraduate years at Aquinas College.  She then continued to work at Cutlerville Eyecare during the summer months, in between classes at Michigan College of Optometry at Ferris State University.  

After graduation she completed her externship and returned to Cutlerville Eyecare in 2018 as an associate doctor.  She will officially become partner of Cutlerville Eyecare in January of 2020. 

Dr. Crater enjoys spending time in Ludington with her husband Jake. 

Dr. Crater is a member of the American Optometric Association (A.O.A.), the Michigan Optometric Association (M.O.A.) and the West Michigan Optometric Association (W.M.O.A)