Hearing and Speech Examining Board

The Hearing and Speech Examining Board is created under Wis. Stat. § 15.405(6m) and has authority as outlined in Wis. Stat. ch. 459.


The members of the Hearing and Speech Examining Board are appointed by the Governor and confirmed by the Legislature to serve 4-year terms. The Board consists of three hearing instrument specialist members, one otolaryngologist member, two audiologist members, two speech-language pathologist members, and two public members one of which is required to be a hearing aid user.

MemberOfficerMember TypeTerm Expiration
​Willemon, Justen J.
​Hearing Instrument Specialist Member
​Kanter, Catherine D.
​Vice Chairperson
​Speech-Language Pathologist Member
​​​Pazak, Kathleen A.
Speech-Language Pathologist Member
​Beyer, Todd M.

​Hearing Instrument Specialist Member
​Broeckert, Robert R.
​Audiologist Member
​Harris, Michael S.​Otolaryngologist Member​7/1/2027
​​Krier, Thomas J.

​​​Hearing Instrument Specialist Member​​7/1/2021*
​Lapidakis, Jerry A.

Public Member
​Meyer, Jason J.​
​Audiologist Member
Seligman, David
​Public Member (Hearing Aid User)

*Board members whose terms have expired may continue to serve until their successor is confirmed by the Senate.


The Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology Interstate Compact (ASLP-IC) allows eligible licensed audiologists and speech-language pathologists an alternative method for providing services in other member states. If you are interested in learning more about the ASLP-IC Compact please use the following link: https://aslpcompact.com/commission/. ​

Last updated: 4/29​/2024​​​