Karen Finch has been within the hearing aid profession since 1993, having worked within the NHS. She embarked on her audiological career originally joining as practice manager for an independent hearing centre.
She is the past president and a current fellow of the British Society of Hearing Aid Audiologists (BSHAA), a member of the British Society of Audiology (BSA) and the Association of Independent Hearing Healthcare Professionals (AIHHP).
Karen specialises in digital hearing aid technology and the management of tinnitus having trained with the British Tinnitus Association as a lay counsellor in tinnitus therapy.
In July 2009 Karen was nominated by her fellow professionals throughout the country to be the recipient of the British Society for Audiology’s prestigious Ruth Spencer Prize. This was in recognition of her services to the Audiology profession.
Karen also supports the Suffolk Tinnitus Support Group for tinnitus sufferers and their families, and is also a Director on the board for the newly formed Ipswich Chamber of Commerce.