Our team

We have a great team of professionals dedicated to your hearing healthcare.

Meet with our doctor of audiology to get your hearing tested and find a device best suited for your needs. Our technology consultants can demonstrate all the devices available to improve your hearing and communication.

Dr. Kristine Bayer, AuD


Kristine Bayer has been an audiologist for 23 years and has worked in a variety of clinical settings with both children and adults.  Her goal is to build a lasting relationship with her patients to achieve their hearing healthcare needs.  She strives to provide kind and compassionate care while utilizing the full extent of her education.

Dr. Bayer obtained her Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees from University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, and her Doctor of Audiology degree from Salus University. Away from the office, Dr. Bayer enjoys reading, yoga, and spending time with her husband and daughter.

Laurie Flores

Laurie Flores is the Department Manager at HEAR Wisconsin and also leads outreach efforts for our hearing healthcare center. Besides the day-to-day operations of the retail space, Laurie provides training to individuals with hearing loss and assists them with their communication needs.

Laurie has extensive customer service experience – at grocery stores, managing an internet and travel agency help desk, and during her time at HEAR Wisconsin. Outreach gives her the opportunity to represent HEAR Wisconsin’s mission at many resource and health fairs, conventions, senior living facilities, or wherever there is a need for hearing and communication services . We know not everyone can come into our store and that is why we will come to you, providing the same type of service you would receive if you visited our location in West Allis.


Kelly Rehbeck is the Showroom Manager at HEAR Wisconsin. She uses the expertise gained from her own hearing loss, plus 25 years of experience working in the Deaf/Hard of Hearing field, to provide technology assessments and training to individuals with hearing loss and other communication issues. Kelly also provides training sessions on assistive technology to professionals across the state who work with individuals with hearing loss, and is in charge of HEAR Wisconsin’s worksite assessment program This program helps Deaf/Hard of Hearing workers and their employers identify the technology and communication strategies necessary to succeed.