Director of Operations
Kelli R. Kernan BC-HIS
Kelli R. Kernan, has been around the hearing business since she was a little girl. Always excited to visit her father at his practice and learn what each tool is, how the hearing aids work, and play in the sound booth. Her dad would always encourage her to follow in his footsteps and join the family business.
After college and prior to becoming a Hearing Professional, Kelli worked for many years as the Office Manager for a Physician learning additional administration skills that has benefited her patients and her team. Fast forward several years later she decided to join the hearing practice.
In 2009 Kelli completed her State Boards, and later qualified as a Nationally Board Certified Hearing Instrument Specialist for over 10 years now. Since joining her father in practice Kelli has been part of the growth of Heartland Hearing to 14 locations across the Bi State area. She currently leads the Farmington location as the Senior Professional and is the Practice’s Operations Manager. She takes great joy in changing lives with the gift of hearing. Her goal is to help each patient get the most out of their hearing instruments and recover and maintain their communication skills with their family and friends.
Kelli currently resides in Bonne Terre, MO with her husband and their 4 busy children. She is active throughout the St. Francois County area and involved with her children in their sports and dance activities, many times taking the lead in helping other moms and coaches.