Hannah Eskridge currently serves as the OPTION Executive Board Past President. She has previously served as President, Vice President, the chair of Governance and Strategic Planning as well as participated in the Communications Committee. Hannah is an Associate Professor at the University of North Carolina and the Director of the Children's Cochlear Implant Center at UNC. She is a speech-language pathologist and LSL Cert. AVT. She has been working with children with hearing loss and their families for over 15 years and is especially passionate about training professionals in Listening and Spoken Language to increase access to quality intervention as well as exploring new service delivery models to best meet the needs of vulnerable families.