Our team

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


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

 
 

ANNIE SMITH, AuD

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Annie Smith joined the Medical College of Wisconsin in 2015 after earning her Clinical Doctorate in Audiology from The University of Iowa in Iowa City, Iowa. Prior to graduation she completed a year-long clinical externship at The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, as well as the Center for Disabilities and Development. Additionally, Dr. Smith completed a year-long traineeship with the Iowa Leadership Education and Neurodevelopmental Disabilities (LEND) program, focusing on family-centered, interdisciplinary care for patients with developmental disabilities. 

Dr. Smith’s training and clinical interests range from diagnostic audiologic testing to amplification and aural rehabilitation. She enjoys creating customized treatment plans for each patient utilizing cutting edge technology and evidence based practice. She believes that every patient and family comes in to clinic with a different background and different needs and deserves to be treated as such in order to maximize success.     

Education and Training
Bachelor of Science (BS) – University of Wisconsin - Madison, Madison, WI, 2010
Doctor of Audiology (AuD) – University of Iowa – Iowa City, Iowa, 2015

Certifications and Licenses
Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology by the American Speech, Language and Hearing Association
Licensed Audiologist, State of Wisconsin


 

Brooke Lewandowski , AuD

Brooke Lewandowski joined the Medical College of Wisconsin-HEAR Wisconsin clinic in 2017 after earning her Clinical Doctorate in Audiology from the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida. Prior to graduation, she completed a year-long clinical externship with Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin. Furthermore, during her 3 years at the University of Florida, Dr. Lewandowski took part in a medical humanitarian trip working alongside the non-profit organization AYPRODA to bring hearing healthcare to the citizens of the Yucatan Peninsula.

Dr. Lewandowski’s training and clinical interests range from diagnostic audiologic testing to amplification, tinnitus, and vestibular disorders. Her goal for every patient is to use evidence-based practice to provide the best care possible for every patient’s individual needs. Dr. Lewandowski thoroughly enjoys working for non-profit organizations because it allows her to provide a wide range of hearing healthcare options for any individual’s financial needs.

As a Florida native, Dr. Lewandowski enjoys spending time outdoors hiking and mountain biking, and training her new puppy. As a Detroit Lions fan she doesn’t plan on making any new friends during football season.  

Education and Training

Bachelor of Science (BS) – University of Central Florida – Orlando, Florida, 2013
Doctor of Audiology (AuD) – University of Florida – Gainesville, Florida, 2017

Certifications and Licenses

Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology by the American Speech, Language and Hearing Association
Licensed Audiologist, State of Wisconsin


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

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.


Brianna Agee

Brianna is the audiology assistant and communication consultant at HEAR Wisconsin. She helps with general inquiries, scheduling your audiology appointments, and finding the right solutions for your hearing and communication needs. Prior to joining HEAR Wisconsin in 2013, Brianna spent five years at Bloomsburg University studying American Sign Language (ASL) and Deaf Culture. During her time at Bloomsburg University she was the president of IMAGE – a sign language performance group – for two years, member of the Interpreting club, and an office assistant in the ASL/English Interpreting office.