Meet our Team

Meet Our Team

Central Florida Speech and Hearing Center is comprised of professionals who are deeply committed to their clients and the total quality of treatment and care.  It’s the team that makes Central Florida Speech and Hearing Center a leading provider of quality, customized hearing and speech solutions. Our expertise is measured by our commitment to patient satisfaction, continuing education, and the application of current technologies. Our staff is highly qualified and will not only make a diagnosis, but will use state-of-the-art treatment, methods and collaboration to find a solution.

Our Audiologists are among the most experienced hearing care professionals and have attained a doctoral degree in audiology.  They bring that knowledge to work every day to help our patients discover the self-confidence they need to function in daily life. Our Speech-Language Pathologists have achieved the high-level degrees in their field and are trained in human communication, its development and its disorders.  Training and years of experience allows them to provide the level of care and treatment our patients deserve.

  • Administration
    Roxann Bonta
    President/CEO
    Robin Cole
    Vice President of Operations/HR
    Lauren Giordano
    Director of Marketing
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    Channon Eickenberg
    Director of Development
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    Lesley Hobbs
    Director of Finance
    Sue Holland
    Business Accounts Manager
  • Audiology

    Katie Zayas May, Au. D., FAAA
    Audiologist
    Dr. Zayas has been a licensed audiologist since 2014. She joined the staff at Central Florida Speech and Hearing Center in June 2014. She earned a Doctorate of Audiology from the University of Florida in 2014 and received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from the University of Florida in 2010. She completed her clinical externship at UF Health Shands Hospital in Gainesville, FL. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Audiology (AAA). Dr. Zayas has a special interest in adult diagnostics and hearing aid fittings.
    Katie Nail, Au.D., CCC-A
    Audiologist
    Dr. Nail earned a Doctorate in Audiology (Au.D.) from the University of South Florida in 2016. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication Science and Disorders in 2012. Dr. Nail completed her clinical externship here at Central Florida Speech and Hearing Center. Dr. Nail is a fellow of the American Academy of Audiology (AAA). Dr. Nail has a special interested in pediatric diagnostics and treatment.
    Shaila Perez Perez, Au.D., FAAA
    Audiologist

    Dr. Perez has been a licensed Audiologist since 2016. She joined the staff at CFSHC in February of 2018. She graduated Magna Cum Laude, earning a Doctorate of Audiology degree from Wayne State University in May of 2015 and received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication Sciences & Disorders from Wayne State University in 2011. She completed her fellowship at the Michigan Ear Institute (neurotologist practice) in Farmington Hills, MI. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Audiology.
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    Brandi Meredith
    Audiology Assistant

    Brandi has been a licensed audiology assistant since 2010, She enjoys working with hearing aids and assisting with diagnostic testing.

    Katie Farid, B.S.
    Audiology Extern
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  • Speech-Language Pathology

    Tina Bell, M.S., CCC-SLP
    Director of Speech-Language Pathology Speech-Language Pathologist
    Tina received both her Bachelor of Arts and Master of Science degrees from the University of South Florida. She is state licensed and has her Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. Tina has been working as a Speech-Language Pathologist since 2010 and became Director of the Speech-Language Pathology Department in 2017. She has also been leading the Center’s Stroke Support Group since 2012. Tina enjoys working with children, adolescents, and adults with a wide range of developmental and acquired speech and language difficulties. Her clinical interests include early intervention and stroke rehabilitation.
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    Amy Tyner, M.A., CCC-SLP
    Administrative Coordinator/Senior Speech-Language Pathologist
    Amy received her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Maine at Farmington and her Master of Arts degree from the University of Florida. She is state licensed and has her Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. Amy has been working as a Speech-Language Pathologist since 1994 and has a special interest in helping school-age children improve their speech, language, and literacy skills so they can be better communicators in their home and school environments. Amy is certified by the Hanen program (It Takes Two To Talk, Learning Language and Loving It, Teacher Talk) and has led Hanen’s Learning Language and Loving It and Teacher Talk programs for preschool teachers.
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    Kristen Forgue, M.S., CCC-SLP
    Speech-Language Pathologist
    Kristen received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Truman State University and her Master of Science degree from the University of Montevallo. She is state licensed and has her Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. Kristen has been working as a speech-language pathologist since 1999 and has a special interest in working with the preschool population and helping them gain independence in communicating through increasing their articulation and language skills. Kristen has completed specialty training in specific approaches for treating childhood apraxia of speech.
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    Kristen Garcia M.S., CCC-SLP
    Speech-Language Pathologist
    Kristen earned her bachelor of arts and Master of Science degrees from the University of South Florida. She is state licensed and has her Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. Kristen became a speech-language pathologist since 2014. She enjoys collaborating and coaching her clients and their families, empowering them to achieve their goals. She has specialized training in developing listening and spoken language skills in hearing impaired children, but enjoys working with individuals of all ages and needs.
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    Mandy-Faith Madigan, M.A., CCC-SLP
    Speech-Language Pathologist
    Mandy received both her Bachelor of Science and Master of Arts degrees from the University of Central Florida. She is state licensed and has her Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. She has been working as a Speech-Language Pathologist since 2003. She has experience with children of all ages and has also worked with adults for speech and language rehabilitation.
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  • Patient Services

    Bibi Lopez
    Patient Services Manager
    Cindy Valdes
    Patient Services - AR/Billing
    Yesenia Hernandez
    Patient Services - Speech
    Melissa Poulsen
    Patient Services - AR/Billing
    Joyce Ahlheim
    Patient Services - Audiology Adults
    Judy Martin
    Patient Services - Audiology Kids
    Sherri Page
    Patient Services
    Cindy Garrett
    PAtient Services/Development Assistant
    Keith Ahlheim
    Industrial Services Manager