Our Hearing Professionals
Johns Creek Audiology Staff
Dr. Deborah Woodward
Doctor Deborah T Woodward is the owner 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 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 - NGA Office Coordinator
Amy Musser - Audiology Assistant
Jenny Judkins - Front Office
Gainesville Audiology Staff
Dr. Brooke Means
Dr. Brooke Means is a licensed audiologist and the lead provider at North Georgia Audiology in Gainesville. 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, singing, and cheering on the UGA Dawgs!
Danette Harvell - Audiology Assistant
Colleen Seyfferth - Office Coordinator
Woodstock Audiology Staff
Dr. Haiden Nunn
Dr. Haiden Nunn is a licensed audiologist who joined North Georgia Audiology in June 2018. She earned her Doctor of Audiology degree from The University of Louisville, her Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from The University of Georgia, and she completed her residency at North Georgia Audiology and Hearing Aid Center. Dr. Nunn is a member of the American Academy of Audiology, the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, and the Georgia Academy of Audiology. Dr. Nunn found her passion for the field of audiology through her hearing impaired friends at the University of Georgia, and that passion was strengthened after she helped her grandfather through the process of obtaining his cochlear implant. Dr. Nunn is a native of Commerce, GA, but currently resides in Alpharetta where she enjoys playing Pickle Ball with her husband, reading the latest best-seller, watching her brother play high school football, and spending time with her family.
Dr. Mary Swantek
Dr. Mary Swantek is a licensed audiologist who joined North Georgia Audiology in July 2019. She earned her Doctor of Audiology degree from the University of Florida and her Bachelor of Science degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Valdosta State University. She completed her residency at UF Health Shands Hospital in Gainesville, Florida. Dr. Swantek is a member of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Academy of Doctors of Audiology, and the American Cochlear Implant Alliance. She became interested in hearing healthcare growing up with her older brother, who has Autism, and volunteering at Special Olympics. She is a native of Canton, Georgia and enjoys baking, traveling, and football season!