Sage Vision Mission

No matter where a person is on the vision spectrum, Sage Vision will help start their confidence and freedom. We are committed to serving all types of communities across PA; the educational community, the elderly community, low vision employees in today’s workplace, providers and medical doctors. We carry over 100 different low vision products and offer product demonstrations, installations and support. Our goal is to help patients learn how to perform everyday tasks with their devices, foster hope that their lives will return to a new normal and thrive in their independence.

The entire Sage Vision team is dedicated to providing exceptional personal service to meet the needs of clients and customers across PA.

Meet Our Team

Dawn PrallPresident & CEO
Dawn, the proud new owner of Sage Vision since March 2019, brings a fresh prospective to serving the needs of the sight-impaired community across the state. Her knowledge and expertise in the vision research industry serves as a unique platform to lead the company as President and CEO. Her lifetime commitment to making a difference in peoples lives guides the values and goals of the company.

Dawn graduated with a BS concentrating in International Business and French. She also received her MBA in Marketing and Economics. Serving as Executive Director at the Macula Vision Research Foundation since 2012, Dawn has a passion for working with the visually impaired and striving to build awareness and bring solutions to those who need it.

Dawn was born California and raised in the mid-west but moved to Philadelphia Pennsylvania about 25 years ago. She, along her with her dogs Maxx and Sallie loved calling PA home. In her free time she enjoys to cook and read. She also likes to strut her stuff on the golf course.

Super Power: Dawn can name-that-tune in 3 seconds or less AND she knows who the singer is!

Kelli Barnett
Kelli Barnett has been with Sage Vision since April 2018. She most recently comes from a project management position at Publicis Health Media working with big Pharma companies on their digital, print and TV marketing campaigns. She is a graduate of Saint Joseph’s University with a science degree in Pharmaceutical Marketing from the Business School. She loves blending her interests in science and business and believes Sage Vision is the perfect place for her to do this. Married to her husband Ryan, they have a son, Jack and another one on the way in October 2019. In her spare time she likes to travel with her family, listen to music and work on their old farmhouse home.

Fun Fact: Kelli and her husband own a 30ft airstream trailer and for a month and a half they drove/lived along the east coast when their son was 7 months old.

Michael Brown
Michael was recently diagnosed with glaucoma. His experience as a successful small business owner has allowed him to take risks while bringing a resourceful personal touch to his role at Sage Vision. His goal for Sage is to be an activist by sharing his personal story and raise awareness of vision impairment within the minority community. His knowledge of assistive technology and low vision services allows him to build on his relationships with local faith-based and non-profit organizations.

Michael was born in West Philadelphia and graduated from New York Military Academy and Villanova University. His loves to shoot pool and go to the movies with his son, Dylan, who resides in Philadelphia.

Super Power: Movies, movies, movies! Michael is a huge movie buff and can name movie titles and actors. He can also recite movie scripts word for word on demand!

Lynn Rinaldi
Lynn brings extensive background in the continuing care retirement field to Sage Vision, as a provider and administrator. Her diversified experience and her passion for seniors show through in her dedication to the low vision community. Over the last few years Lynn has organized education and outreach programs primarily in retirement communities through health fairs, low vision support groups and conferences.

Lynn’s continual passion for the low vision community extends into her love for their family’s visually impaired dog Diesel. Lynn and her family enjoy taking trips to the beach. They are very involved in her sons’ love of soccer and her church community.

Fun Fact: no matter where she goes, a senior citizen will always come up and ask her for help

Elijiah Gray
Elijiah Gray is a seasoned financial professional with over 20 years of experience specializing in helping small to mid-sized businesses achieve success. After 15 years in the C-suite at various companies, Elijiah went on to start a bank focused on serving businesses and non-profit organizations. Her experience building a start-up paired with her experience serving as CFO and COO helps bring a unique strategic perspective to her clients.

Elijiah is recognized as a visionary leader who optimizes company potential. Elijiah assists Sage Vision with financial leadership bringing value, growth & results to the company. Elijiah earned her Bachelors of Science degree in Finance from Northeastern University and her MBA with New England College of Business. Elijiah resides in the Doylestown area of Pennsylvania.

Fun Fact: When she is not working with clients, Elijiah enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, golfing, exercising, and collecting wine. Elijiah is a board member of JEVS Human Services and a former board member of Doylestown Athletic Association and Pennsylvania Bankers Association.

Debra Price
Debra Price joined the Sage Vision team in August 2019 and has been dedicated to helping people with visual impairments for over 20 years. She is an assistive technology specialist and owns her own AT consulting firm and combines her technical expertise with her desire to help people.

An Ohio native, Debra graduated from Bowling Green State University and she has been working in the AT field for over 20 years. Debra loves working in the AT field because it allows her to work with amazing new technology and help people at the same time.

Debra is married and lives in the Harrisburg area and enjoys kayaking, pickleball and music.

Fun Fact: Debra has traveled up and down the east coast in her pickup truck with a toy hauler trailer attached and loaded with a Harley trike, kayaks, and two adorable Corgi dogs.

Macy Zhelyazkova
The newest member to Sage Vision, Macy is an experienced communications professional, and loves to tell organizations’ stories through thoughtful, mission-driven audience engagement and marketing strategies. She splits her time between Sage Vision, being a wife and mother, and is also the owner of
Meacreations Photography, a wedding and portrait company. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Communications with a focus in Public Relations, and is currently enrolled for her master’s in Non-Profit Leadership.

Fun Fact: Macy is an expert on (read: obsessed with) local news WPVI- 6 Action News and can rattle off tidbits from their 50 years on air. She also has a tattoo with the first line of their famous opening song.

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