Samantha Rensch earned her undergraduate degree in communication sciences and disorders from University of Iowa and is expected to graduate from Northern Illinois University in summer 2018 with her Doctor of Audiology. She specializes in pediatric and adult diagnostics and rehabilitation, electrophysiology assessment and humanitarian audiology. Samantha wanted to become an audiologist because she finds great joy in working with people and helping them reconnect to their world through sound. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology and a member of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, hiking, reading and spending time with her family and pets.