With an array of knowledge and experience in finance and computer systems, Melody has been an asset to the team at Advanced Vision Care since her son, Dr. Joshua Wilson purchased the practice in 2012. She has an associate’s degree in Accounting, a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Information Systems, and more than 25 years of professional experience. Melody is also a member of the American Optometric Association and has earned the designation of Certified Paraoptometric (CPO) through education and testing since joining Advanced Vision Care.
She currently handles many tasks in the office, including patient billing, insurance billing, payroll, accounts receivable and accounts payable, sales tax calculations and filing, month-end processing and preparing financial statements for the office. She also helps with various office management duties and is the go-to resource for computer systems and networking. Melody has attended several conventions and training opportunities to keep up with current management techniques, billing and coding initiatives, and also to learn about technological advances in the eye care industry.
Melody sincerely enjoys working with the patients and the friendly team at Advanced Vision Care – Nashville. She finds great satisfaction working with numbers and taking care of financial information for the office. She also loves problem solving and implementing new systems to improve office productivity.
Melody and her husband, Todd, have three grown boys: Josh, Andrew, and Michael; four grandchildren: Owen, Riley, Emma, and Abram; and two dogs: Bentley and Gage. In her free time, Melody enjoys watching high school basketball, going out to eat, going to the movies, spending time with her children and grandchildren, and boating during the summer. She also loves to DVR her favorite TV shows so that she can watch them late at night.