Ruth Warren, store director at Specsavers in Maidstone, joined the company in 2001 after studying optical management at Anglia Polytechnic University in Cambridge. She began her career in optometry at a different optician, but after speaking to her mother who had been going to Specsavers for 30 years, she decided it was the place for her.

Personal life

Ruth was born in Maidstone but has lived in various places including Derby, Crewe, Irvine and Cambridge. She moved back to the area in 1991.

Did you know?

Ruth’s childhood dream was to become a dentist. However, after experiencing dentistry on her own teeth, she changed her mind!

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