Jon Durkin, BC-HIS, ACA
Jon Durkin has been with Tinder Krauss Tinder Hearing Center since 1973. He has been taking care of the hearing needs of Central Kentuckians for over 40 years and has helped thousands of people along the way. He is compassionate about improving the lives of his patients through better hearing, and he embraces the new technologies available today for hearing aid wearers.
A graduate of Eastern Kentucky University, he has a wealth of experience in the hearing aid industry. Besides taking care of thousands of hearing aid patients over the years he has served in numerous state, national, and international positions within the hearing aid industry. He served as president of the Hearing Aid Association of KY, president of the International Hearing Society, headquarted in Michigan, Chairman of the National Board for Certification in Hearing Instrument Sciences (NBC-HIS), as well as a member of NBC-HIS's examination committee for over 26 years. Jon has served two terms on the KY Licensing Board for Specialists in Hearing Instruments. He has spoken to hearing professional groups in Washington, DC, Orlando, FL, Nashville, TN, Tucson, AZ, Dallas, TX, and Anaheim, CA, just to name a few. He was present to speak to the Japanese Hearing Aid Dispensers meeting in Tokyo, Japan in 1996. And he spoke at the Federal Food and Drug Hearings on the hearing aid industry in 1993, in Rockville, MD, with CNN cameras rolling and several US Senators and other dignitaries present.