The Hearing and Speech Examining Board is created under
Wis. Stat. § 15.405(6m) and has authority as outlined in
Wis. Stat. ch. 459.
Contact: Yolanda Y. McGowan, Division Administrator
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.
|Member||Officer||Member Type||Term Expiration|
|Krier, Thomas J.||Chairperson||Hearing Instrument Specialist Member||7/1/2021|
|Broeckert, Robert R.||Vice Chairperson||Audiologist Member||7/1/2020|
|Johnson, Barbara J.||Secretary||Audiologist Member||7/1/2021|
|Harris, Michael S.||||Otolaryngologist Member||7/1/2023|
|Klapperich, Steven J. ||||Hearing Instrument Specialist Member||7/1/2019|
|Sather, Thomas W.||Speech-Language Pathologist Member||7/1/2015*|
|Vacant||||Hearing Instrument Specialist Member|||
Vacant||Public Member (Hearing Aid User)|
|||Speech-Language Pathologist Member|||
*Board members whose terms have expired may continue to serve until their successor is confirmed by the Senate.
None at this time.
Last updated: 7/5/2019