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Dr. Angella Bonde Schaefer

Dr. Angella (Bonde) Schaefer grew up in the country outside the small town of Nerstrand, MN with her parents and two older brothers. She graduated from Faribault High School. She attended Concordia College in Moorhead, MN and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Chemistry. She received her Doctorate in Optometry from Illinois College of Optometry. Dr. Schaefer’s formal training included clinical internships at Kohake, Deutscher, and Hefner in Topeka, KS, Providence VA Medical Center in Providence, RI, Illinois Eye Institute in Chicago, IL and EyeCare Associates in Fargo, ND. Dr. Schaefer practiced in Carrington, ND prior to joining Richie Eye Clinic in 2017.

Dr. Schaefer’s professional memberships include:

  • American Optometric Association
  • Minnesota Optometric Association
  • Faribault Lions Club
  • Grace Lutheran Church of Nerstrand

Her areas of interest include pediatrics, glaucoma, urgent care visits and primary care optometry.

Dr. Schaefer’s interests include spending time with her husband and three children, home projects, reading and enjoying outdoors. Dr. Schaefer is an advocate for healthy eyes and clear vision for the Faribault and Northfield communities.

Dr. Misty J. Purfeerst

Dr. Misty Purfeerst, a Faribault native, graduated Magna Cum Laude from North Dakota State and Cum Laude from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tennessee. She joined Richie Eye Clinic in 2010.

Dr. Purfeerst’s professional memberships and affiliations include:

  • American Optometric Association
  • Minnesota Optometric Association
  • Y-Pro (young professionals)
  • Beta Sigma Kappa international optometric honor fraternity

Her areas of interest include glaucoma, pediatrics, dry eye, macular degeneration, urgent care (red eyes, injuries, etc), contact lenses and primary care optometry. She has served as Rice County 4-H Adult Leader and Assistant General Livestock Judging Coach for Rice County 4-H, and has been involved with Health Finders Board of Directors and Faribault’s Future.

Dr. Purfeerst’s hobbies include travel, sports, and spending time with family and friends. She lives in Faribault with her family.

Dr. David E. Malmanger

Dr. David Malmanger was born and raised in Minnesota and has over 25 years experience in Optometry. After working with Eye Care Associates in Faribault, he joined Richie Eye Clinic in 2011. He earned his undergraduate degree from North Dakota State University and received his Doctorate in Optometry from Pacific University College of Optometry in Oregon. His internship in diagnosis and treatment of visual disorders related to children was completed at the State University of New York, College of Optometry, and his internship in diagnosis and management of systemic-ocular disease was completed at the Portland Optometric Clinic in Oregon.

Dr. Malmanger’s professional memberships and affiliations include:

  • American Optometric Association
  • Minnesota Optometric Association
  • Optometric Extension Program
  • Service to Mankind (Sertoma) of Faribault

He resides in Faribault with his wife and has three adult children.

Dr. Murray H. Hanson

After earning his Bachelor of Arts from Concordia College, Moorhead, Dr. Hanson went on to pursue his Bachelor of Science and his Doctor of Optometry at Southern California College of Optometry. Dr. Hanson began seeing patients in Faribault in 1989 and purchased Dr. Roy Anderson’s practice in 1993 before joining Richie Eye Clinic in 2003.

Dr. Hanson’s professional memberships and affiliations include:

  • American Optometric Association
  • Minnesota Optometric Association
  • Rotary Club of Faribault
  • Prince of Peace Lutheran Church

Dr. Hanson specializes in family eye care and contact lenses as well as geriatric eye care. In addition to seeing patients at Richie Eye Clinic, Dr. Hanson also visits area nursing homes and assisted living facilities on a regular basis. These include The Emeralds, Pleasant Manor, Pleasant View, Traditions of Waterville and Montgomery, Kenyon Senior Living, Medford Senior Care, New Perspective Senior Living, Milestone Senior Living, and Faribault Senior Living.

Dr. Hanson and his wife Kristi have a daughter Kamryn, a son Jackson and his wife Mary, and granddaughters Eleanor, Gabrielle and Adelaide. His interests include photography, reading, golfing and weight training/exercising.

Dr. Bruce V. Gustafson

Dr. Bruce Gustafson specializes in general optometry and has earned a reputation for providing patients with leading-edge technology and expertise in contact lenses. He specializes in treating low vision and dry eyes. He graduated from Illinois College of Optometry and has been in Faribault since 1978, after purchasing the long-standing practice of Dr. Mark McKeeby. In November 2003, he joined the Richie Eye Clinic.

Dr. Gustafson’s professional memberships and affiliations include:

  • American Optometric Association
  • Minnesota Optometric Association

He is involved in and has served on boards of various organizations including his church, Faribault Exchange Club, Rice County Community Corrections, Faribault United Way and Faribault Gymnastics Club. In addition to his clinical work, Dr. Gustafson has given seminars on low vision and other aspects of optometry.

Dr. Gustafson is married to Bonnie and has three daughters, two sons-in-law and four grandchildren. He enjoys spending time with family at his lake cabin, traveling and exercise.

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