Telephone/Email Support

Use this listing to find a Telephone or Email Support volunteer. These volunteers are available by phone or email to provide non-medical support to tinnitus patients who need a listening ear.

Volunteers are listed alphabetically by state, but you are welcome to call volunteers outside of your geographic region, as well (except where notated). Please note that these are volunteers offering support. Such calls are not intended as a substitute for seeking professional assistance in managing tinnitus.

StateCityVolunteer Name
(Email address embedded in name)
Contact Info
AlabamaFairhopeHarvey Joanning, PhD(251) 402-3886
(Alabama & Iowa Residents Only)
AlabamaMadisonAnita Epps(256) 656-1386
ArizonaWickenburgBill Altland(541)499-7089
CaliforniaCastro ValleyDennis Brody(510) 828-5240
CaliforniaLa HabraBarry S. Goldberg
CaliforniaSan DiegoLoretta Marsh(858) 484-9267
CaliforniaSan LeandroCarol Lee Brook(510) 895-5571
ConnecticutEast NorwalkSteven J. Mann(203) 650-9219
Delaware Robert Lee(302)545-5465
District of ColumbiaWashingtonSandra G. Pritzker(202) 686-4651
FloridaBoca RatonAli Danesh, PhD(561) 297-2071
FloridaDelray BeachIra F. Breiter631-741-2100
FloridaFt. MyersTom Merrill(239) 823-3419
FloridaJupiterMurray Steinfeld, BC-HIS, ACA(561) 747-6339
FloridaKey LargoThomas D’Aiuto(813) 267-7650
FloridaOrlandoJeff Bassett(352)-221-5669
FloridaThe VillagesArt Winterfield(813) 469-0165
GeorgiaLulaPatt Lennon
IllinoisBloomingtonSadie Brommer
IllinoisBull ValleyMichael Gallery(815) 527-5505
IndianaHoltonGeorgiann K. Maloney(812) 756-1731
KentuckyRadcliffBarbara S. McQueary(270) 351-6715
MaineAugustaNicole Klutz, AuD(860) 912-0195
(207) 622-5922
MaineBucksportRandy Ferguson(207) 322-0936
MarylandSilver SpringShirley Rosenhaft(301) 438-2034
MassachusettsBostonKevin Plovanich(831)207-2430
MassachusettsCharlestownAudrey Darling(617) 628-0841
MassachusettsJamaica PlainLinda M. Hastie(617) 524-2329
MassachusettsNewtonCraig Forman(617) 527-3779
MassachusettsTopsfieldRonald Derfel(978) 774-5080
MichiganMarcellusBeth Muehlhausen
MichiganOscodaJohn Rhodes(989) 739-1138
MichiganSouth LyonDorothy Blair(248) 491-0254
MichiganSouth LyonPatricia J. Gutzeit(248) 437-4769
MichiganSouthfieldJack Berman(248) 352-1646
NevadaLas VegasJean L. Younker(702) 217-7227
New HampshireClaremontShirley Baldasaro(603) 287-8094
New HampshireStoddardJohn R. Washuta(603) 446-7077
(603) 209-5763
New JerseyColoniaJim O’Keefe(732) 382-2333
New JerseyLawrencevilleWilma Ruskin(609) 510-9039
New JerseySussex/Morris Co.Elizabeth Kobe(973) 293-8876
New MexicoAlbuquerqueMyrna M. Calkins(505) 268-8754
New YorkBinghamtonWendy Spickerman
New YorkBaldwinAnthony Mennella(516)379-2534
Eastern Time Zone Callers Only)
New YorkColumbiavilleGeorge Malchow(518) 828-9628
(518) 821-3345
New YorkEast MeadowJeanne Herring(516) 731-1574
New YorkHoward BeachDonna Cadigan

No calls after 9:00 PM EST please.
(718) 641-8250
New YorkSchenectadyEllen E. Hiscox(518) 836-8726
(518) 388-0760
New YorkSouth Glen FallsNicole Hoffman(518) 793-2422
North CarolinaHertfordDebbie Bowe(252)333-8241
North CarolinaWinston-SalemDustin Godwin
OhioColumbusThomas Bonasera(614) 227-4263
OhioDublinBrian Kier(724) 472-7822
OhioKirtlandLarry Maurer(440) 256-8023
PennsylvaniaArchbaldKathleen Munley
PennsylvaniaBoothwynAngela Mociak
PennsylvaniaDelcoKen Kistler
PennsylvaniaErieJim Nies(814) 866-5484
PennsylvaniaLehigh ValleyEdward D. Kozelnicky(610) 797-7251
PennsylvaniaPhiladelphiaGail B. Brenner, AuD(215) 413-0800
PennsylvaniaWayneChristopher March(610) 240-0295
TennesseeNashvilleDouglas Showalter
TexasAnnettaDavid Barber
TexasAustinMashood Nielsen
TexasCollege StationSam Urso(979) 324-4594
TexasDallasJudith Walsh
TexasFt. WorthKirk Dennis
TexasFt. WorthBrian Whaley(817) 793-6948
TexasGarlandEddie Morales(972) 864-8300
TexasHoustonScott C. Mitchell, J.D.(713) 827-7500
TexasOdessaMichael O’Malley, OD
VirginiaHerndonCarl Varner(703) 324-5435
VirginiaRichmondMike Rose
WashingtonCentraliaStellajoe E. Staebler(360) 736-3727
WashingtonSeattleKeith Field(206)783-7105
WashingtonSeattleDanny Zucker(206) 963-2695
West VirginiaWheelingBrandon S. Lichtman, AuD(304) 243-7879