Our Hearing Professionals
Johns Creek Audiology Staff
Dr. Deborah Woodward
Dr. Deborah T. Woodward is the founder of North Georgia Audiology, LLC which operates Audiology and Hearing Aid Centers in Johns Creek, Gainesville and Woodstock, Georgia. Dr. Woodward earned her Doctorate of Audiology from the University of Arizona, her Master's degree in Audiology from Florida State University, and her Bachelor’s degree in Speech and Hearing from Louisiana State University. Dr. Woodward has been a practicing Audiologist since 1991 and has served the hearing healthcare needs of the Johns Creek and North Georgia communities for over 20 years. She practices in Johns Creek and specializes in hearing device personalization. Dr. Woodward is a proud and active member of the Academy of Doctors of Audiology, the American Academy of Audiology, and the Georgia Academy of Audiology. Married with 2 children, she enjoys exercising and boating on Lake Lanier with her family and loves her LSU Tigers!
Dr. Jessica Allen
Dr. Jessica Allen is a licensed audiologist and co-owner of North Georgia Audiology & Hearing Aid Centers who joined North Georgia Audiology in May 2016. She earned her Doctor of Audiology degree and Master of Science degree from The University of Tennessee and her Bachelor of Science degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from The University of Georgia. She is a native of Augusta, GA where she completed her residency at the Charlie Norwood Veterans Administration Medical Center. Dr. Allen is a member of the Academy of Doctors of Audiology, the American Academy of Audiology, and the Georgia Academy of Audiology, and is excited to be in the field of Audiology. She enjoys providing hearing healthcare to the Greater Atlanta Area! Dr. Allen lives in Hoschton with her husband, where she enjoys spending quality time watching movies, going on trips, and seeing her family.
NGA Corporate Office - Steve Woodward, Director and CEO
Lora Olvaney - Patient Care Coordinator
Jenny Judkins - Front Office
Gainesville Audiology Staff
Dr. Brooke Means
Dr. Brooke Means is a licensed audiologist and co-owner of North Georgia Audiology & Hearing Aid Centers. She earned a Doctor of Audiology degree from Auburn University and a Bachelor of Science degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from The University of Georgia. She joined North Georgia Audiology in May 2015. The hearing impaired population has always been special to Dr. Means, as her younger brother, Nathan, was born hearing impaired. She is a member of the Georgia Academy of Audiology and the American Tinnitus Association, as well as a fellow of the American Academy of Audiology and the Academy of Doctors of Audiology. She is a native of Mount Airy, Georgia and is an active member of Liberty Baptist Church in Toccoa, Georgia. Dr. Means enjoys spending time with her husband and two children, singing, and cheering on the UGA Dawgs!
Danette Harvell - Audiology Assistant
Leann Wright - Front Office Coordinator
Woodstock Audiology Staff
Dr. Hannah Jones
Dr. Hannah Jones is a licensed audiologist who is excited to serve those with hearing healthcare needs in Cherokee County and the surrounding areas.
Dr. Jones received her Bachelor’s Degree in Communications from Georgia State University and went on to receive her Doctorate of Audiology from University of South Florida. She has great experience working with pediatrics and adults for diagnostics, hearing aid selections, and fittings. Dr. Jones has also developed cochlear implant programs in the past and has a passion for those who are interested in implantable technology. Her goal is to find the best solution that best fits a patient's hearing loss and lifestyle. In her free time, she enjoys baking, gardening, and spending time with her cats. She grew up in North Georgia and is excited to be back closer to family and friends.