Hearing Instrument Specialist/Owner
Melissa Bartlett grew up in southwest Iowa, attended college in Phoenix, and worked at Medicap Pharmacy in Boone, IA from 2012-2017. From 2018-2019, Melissa worked for a Des Moines based hearing aid company and developed a passion for assisting people with hearing solutions. In March 2019, Melissa opened HearSound, Inc. Her goal is to help find solutions for individuals suffering from hearing loss. Melissa is proactive in educating on hearing loss, helping people hear within the Boone community, and is proud to have the freedom to be customer-driven. Melissa is a member of the International Hearing Society and the local Boone Chamber of Commerce. She also works closely with the local Lions' Club, who helps those who qualify have access to the hearing instruments they need. Melissa and her husband, Timothy, have found a love for the community and live in Boone with their three children.
Dawn Westrum has been on staff at HearSound since our doors opened in 2019. Dawn graduated from the American Institute of Business in 1982 with a degree as a medical secretary. As the office manager, she is in charge of front office operations, and she assists in cleaning and caring for hearing aids. She loves interacting with and assisting our clients at HearSound and enjoys learning new things about the hearing aid business.