The Wharton Center for the Performing Arts has hired Michigan native Lisa Rentz as its director of marketing. Most recently, she has served as the director of marketing and patient relations for L.O. Eye Care (formerly Lansing Ophthalmology). In her 11 years with the practice, L.O. Eye Care has expanded from seven locations to 12 and has added 25 providers. In 2016, Rentz spearheaded a successful name change and rebranding of then Lansing Ophthalmology during the practice’s 50th anniversary.Rentz lives in St. Johns with her two children, husband and dog, Diesel.