Staff

Geoffrey Calkins : Hearing Aid Dispenser

Geoffrey Calkins

Advanced Instruments Hearing Aid Center

Hearing Aid Dispenser

advancedinst2@gmail.com

Geoffrey Calkins, Hearing Aid Dispenser, Lic. #HA2791. Geoff is Board Certified in Hearing Instrument Sciences. Geoff  has provided hearing aid services at Advanced Instruments since 1989.  He was born and grew up in the Napa Valley helping his father, a General Contractor, build custom homes. 

He earned a B.S. Degree in Industrial Education from Walla Walla College and an M.A. in Education from Eastern Michigan University, followed by a teaching and administrative career.  Geoff has always been very interested in how technology improves the quaility of individuals' lives.  

People who know him, will tell you that he can repair just about anything. Intrigued by the electronics that supported hearing devices, he decided to transition into the hearing aid industry. For over thirty years, he continues to enjoy working with people and finding the best solutions for their hearing needs.  Geoff is also very involved with the Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology and Hearing Aid Dispensers Board in their examinations for licensing.

Alisha Branson : Office Manager

Alisha Branson

Advanced Instruments Hearing Aid Center

Office Manager

advancedinst2@gmail.com

Alisha has been with the office for seven years and has over twenty years of customer service.  She is very compassionate and loves interacting with patients and getting to know them and their story.  She was born and raised in Napa where she currently resides with her husband & children.