Our Hearing Aid Professionals
Vladimir Gutierrez, BC-HIS
Vladimir Gutierrez is licensed in the state of Oregon as a hearing instrument specialist and is board certified in Hearing Instruments Sciences. He is also a musician and has extensive education in audio engineering and sound technology, which he studied internationally in Caracas, Venezuela and Barcelona, Spain. He began working in the hearing aid industry in Barcelona in 2001 and has been with Mt. Hood Hearing since 2003. His background allows him to recognize the unique hearing needs of each individual, and program hearing devices using the latest technology. Vladimir is fluent in both English and Spanish and enjoys working with a diverse population of ages and cultures.
Jessica Spinu is licensed in the state of Oregon as a hearing instrument specialist. She began college at the age of 16 and obtained a degree in Hearing Instrument Sciences, as well as Arts and Sciences. She was top of her class and after graduating she worked for a neuro-otologist in downtown Seattle. She joined us in 2019 and is now a valued team member here at Mt. Hood Hearing. She comes to us with a wealth of knowledge in the hearing industry. She enjoys working with our patients and helping them hear all the beautiful sounds of life. Jessica is fluent in both English and Russian, and has some background in American Sign Language.
Darien Gutierrez obtained a Bachelors of Arts with a focus in social and behavioral science from George Fox University, making her the ideal individual to manage our office and to care for our clients. She has over 20 years of customer service experience and has been with Mt. Hood Hearing since 2005. Darien is fluent in both English and Spanish, and dedicates her days to assisting our clients with insurance, scheduling, and education needs.
Connie Butler joined our team in 2018 and is a wonderful addition to Mt. Hood Hearing. She is amazing with our patients and understands the needs of our population. She came to us with many years of experience working in a variety of medical offices, including another hearing aid office. Her knowledge of our industry and running a front desk keeps our patient’s on schedule with their follow up care. She is dedicated to ensuring that things run smoothly so we can provide the best customer experience.