Dr. Gillette was born and raised in Port Huron, MI. She attended Ferris State University for her undergraduate education, and went on to receive her Doctorate from the Michigan College of Optometry. Her clinical experiences include Heart of the City Health Center in Grand Rapids, University Eye Center at Ferris State University, and the Wyoming Health Care Center near Grand Rapids. She is a member of both the Michigan and American Optometric Association. Outside of work she enjoys reading, outdoor activities, and spending time with her husband, family, and friends.