Dr. Megan Locke joined the Able Kids Foundation in 2008 passionate about central auditory processing disorders and providing solutions for those who experience auditory challenges. Prior to joining our team, she worked in Washington, D.C. as a Clinical Neurophysiologist performing intraoperative monitoring during vascular, neurological, and orthopedic surgeries and served as the region’s trainer for new employees. Before working in Washington, D.C., Dr. Locke was a Clinical Audiologist and Manager in New Jersey at a sound therapy center. A Certified Tomatis Consultant and Auditory Integration Therapy (AIT) provider, she worked with children and adults with hearing and processing difficulties and was involved in community education. Dr. Locke has 19 years of experience working with children and adults with special needs in classroom and clinical settings. A native of Canton, Ohio, she earned a Doctor of Audiology degree from Central Michigan University and a Bachelor of Science degree in Hearing, Speech, and Language Sciences from Ohio University. She is accredited by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and licensed by the state of Colorado. Dr. Locke’s goal is that every individual seen at the Able Kids Foundation has a positive experience and receives appropriate management tools that result in positive changes in their life.
Dr. Andrea Hardy joined the Able Kids Foundation in early 2016. Dr. Hardy started practicing audiology in 1998, spending most of her career, diagnosing and treating hearing loss through the fitting of hearing instruments. Dr. Hardy has a passion for educating her clients, giving them the tools to understand the complex auditory system. A proud Colorado native, Dr. Hardy graduated from University of Northern Colorado with her Master’s Degree in Audiology, and received her Doctor of Audiology degree from A.T. Still University in Mesa, Arizona. Dr. Hardy has always enjoyed helping people to hear better, and joining Able Kids Foundation will allow her to continue to make an impact in the lives of individuals who experience auditory challenges. Dr. Hardy is licensed as an audiologist in the state of Colorado. She looks forward to meeting you!
Ms. Cecil joined the Able Kids Foundation in June 2016. She recently owned a small boutique in Estes Park, CO and prior to that, had an eleven year career in banking. Ms. Cecil’s great desire to help make a positive impact in the lives of children led her to the Able Kids Foundation. She has completed the Audiology Assistant Diagnostic Testing certification program through Nova Southeastern University. Ms. Cecil supports the Foundation’s operations and oversees client scheduling needs. She can answer questions that you may have about the Foundation and the services we provide. Ms. Cecil enjoys the opportunity to meet and get to know the families that visit the Foundation.
Dr. Wisdom, a native of Fort Collins, joined the Able Kids Foundation in September 2019 and is thrilled to become a part of the Able Kids team. Prior to joining the Foundation, she worked in Sterling, Colorado diagnosing and treating hearing loss through the fitting of hearing instruments. Dr. Wisdom received her Doctor of Audiology (Au.D.) degree from Gallaudet University in Washington, D.C. and completed her externship training at the University of North Carolina-Greensboro (UNC-G) with specialized training in central auditory processing disorder, tinnitus, and sound sensitivity. At UNC-G, she also completed her Integrated Listening System (iLs) and Interactive Metronome (IM) certifications and worked closely with children and adults with hearing and processing challenges. Dr. Wisdom is accredited by the American Board of Audiology (ABA) and is licensed by the state of Colorado. She is looking forward to getting to know you!