Dr Chibuzor C. Rogers-Uwadi is store director of Specsavers Brixham.
She has been enjoying living and working in the Uk for the past 20 years, she was born in Nigeria, where she qualified as an optometrist in 1994, after studying at the Abia State University. She also went on to complete a Masters in community eye health at the University College London and joined Specsavers for the first time in 1998 at the Stratford and East Ham stores.
Dr Rogers-Uwadi says: ‘My lifelong dream has always been to practice optometry.
‘I love meeting new people and thoroughly enjoy my work as an eyecare specialist. My favourite part of the job is helping and educating people about eye health and making them smile and laugh.’
Outside of work, Dr Rogers-Uwadi is an ordained preacher and enjoys singing, dancing salsa and a whole range of sports including golf, snooker, tennis and swimming.
She also supports several charities such as Christian Aid, Vision Aid Overseas and the Royal National Lifeboat Institution.