Leadership & Operations
Dr. Linda Thibodeau
Dr. Linda Thibodeau, Professor at the University of Texas Callier Center for Communication and Brain Disorders is known for her work on assistive technology for persons with hearing loss. Her recent research has focused on the evaluation of technology for improvement of speech recognition in noisy situations. Linda has received the Frederick S. Berg Award in Educational Audiology and the Cheryl DeConde Johnson Award recognizing outstanding achievement in educational audiology. She also has been a delegate to the National Summit on Disabilities.
One of her passions is developing additional entertainment/social opportunities for the hearing impaired, including a one week ‘Camp Aladdin’ for hearing impaired youth in conjunction with, Dallas Summer Musicals, Disney and Hear Us Now. She has also developed and managers a popular annual week-long program for hearing impaired adults and their spouses/partners.