Alecia Barnes, O.D.


Dr. Alecia Barnes was born and raised in Lumberton, North Carolina. She received her undergraduate degree from North Carolina State University in 1992 and attended optometry school at Southern College of Optometry. She has lived and practiced in Raleigh since receiving her Doctorate of Optometry in 1996. Dr. Barnes’ specialties include Vision Therapy and Orthokeratology. She has been in practice for 20 years and is a member of the AOA, NCSOS, COVD, NORA and OEP.

Dr. Barnes and her husband, Juan, live in the Brier Creek area and are actively involved in the community. When not spending weekends at Wolfpack sporting events, they are watching their boys, Connor and Justin, play baseball with North Wake Baseball or basketball with NCWBA. Dr. Barnes is also an avid runner and enjoys playing tennis.

Dr. Barnes looks forward to seeing you soon at TrueVision Eye Care!

Dr. Jennifer Lyerly


Dr. Jennifer Lyerly is an optometrist practicing comprehensive ocular healthcare with a focus on custom and specialty contact lenses. She is a recognized leader in eyecare with a passion for building relationships with her patients and the wider Triangle community.

A native of Clemmons, North Carolina, she graduated as valedictorian at North Carolina State University before earning her optometric doctorate. In 2017 she was recognized as the Southern College of Optometry’s Young Alumni of the Year for her outreach in the profession, and she currently serves as a Board of Trustees member at the Southern College of Optometry. She lives in Cary with her husband and young daughter.