Susan was born in Sheboygan in 1961 to Clarence and Ramona Welsch. She graduated from Sheboygan’s North High School in 1980. In 1983, she graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology, with Minors in French and Business Administration.
Over the years Susan worked as a secretary/receptionist for her dad at Welsch Hearing Aid Company as well as a bartender/waitress at Dick’s Club, the family bar. Susan also worked at Sunny Ridge, Sheboygan’s Park Department, Hearthside–a girls group home, and Southwestern Group Home for Boys in Platteville.
Susan’s full time career with Welsch Hearing Aid Company began in December, 1984 as the Office Manager. On March 5, 1985, Susan became a State Licensed Hearing Instrument Specialist. In 1994, she passed her National Board for Certification Examination and became *Board Certified in Hearing Instrument Sciences.
Susan believes in the importance of continuing education to keep herself informed of new developments in the Hearing Industry. For this reason she is a member of both the Wisconsin Alliance of Hearing Professionals and the International Hearing Society. Since 1994 then she has accumulated over 1400 hours of continuing education.
When not at work, Susan enjoys spending time with her family and friends, sewing and embroidery.
David was born in Edgerton, Wisconsin. He is the son of Robert Fenrich and Kay Bendorf. He graduated from Edgerton High School. In addition, David earned his certification in Wood Technics from Blackhawk Technical College. He has worked for several woodworking and construction companies throughout the years.
David became a State Licensed Hearing Instrument Specialist in June, 1997. Although, David keeps up his education to maintain his license, he works as a site project manager for Habitat for Humanity . He still helps out with service occasionally.
His favorite pastimes are woodworking, model railroading, traveling, and spending time with his family.
David and Susan met during their college years and were married in 1996. They have three children: Paul (27) married to Michelle, Aaron(24), and Grace (16), and an Airedale Terrier named Dave. They live in the Town of Wilson.
Susan and David bought the business from Clarence and Ramona Welsch in 1996. They are carrying on the Welsch Family tradition of excellent service and personal concern for their patients. They promise to deliver the best hearing possible given one’s hearing loss lifestyle and budget.