Dr. Jessica Haynes was born and raised in Manchester, Tennessee. She attended college at Middle Tennessee State University where she earned her degree in chemistry with a minor in biology in 2011. She then began her optometric career at Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, graduating in 2015.
After completion of optometry school, Dr. Haynes spent a year at the Memphis VA Hospital in a primary care optometry residency. Post residency, she began her optometric fellowship at Charles Retina Institute.
In her spare time Dr. Haynes enjoys outdoor activities and sports such as kayaking, disc golf, and tennis, as well as spending time with friends and family, especially her husband, Jonathan.