Our Team


Dr. Lesley Kirby, AuD

Audiologist


The regions very first Doctor of Audiology and owner of Lifetime Hearing Services, Inc., the only private practice auditory facility in our region, Dr. Kirby received her Doctoral Degree in Audiology from the Arizona School of Health Sciences. She has served as president of the SC Academy of Audiology, and was appointed by a SC Governor to the State Board of Examiners in speech pathology to help write legislation on governing audiology practices in our state. She and her husband, Ronnie, live in Timmonsville with their children Garrett and Kelsey.

Brittany Pearson, HAS 0701

Hearing Instrument Specialist


Brittany Pearson was born in Hanover, Pennsylvania but has been a resident of Florence County since childhood. She resides in Pamplico with her husband, Steven, their son, and three dogs. Brittany is an active member of her community, helping local charities and hosting learning opportunities about hearing health. She is an outdoors enthusiast who enjoys kayaking, boating on the Big Pee Dee River, and spending time with family. Brittany is one of our licensed Hearing Instrument Specialists and has been a patient favorite in our Florence office since joining our team in 2017.

Ashley Bunn, HAS 0728

Hearing Instrument Specialist


Ashley Bunn lives in Darlington County with her husband, Kenneth. She began working at Lifetime Hearing as the Hartsville office’s Patient Care Coordinator in 2021, and now works as a Hearing Instrument Specialist in the same office. She is an art lover who loves spending time painting and visiting museums. She also enjoys hiking the mountains of North Carolina with her husband.

Anne Marie Poole, HTP 1219

Hearing Instrument Specialist


Anne Marie Poole is a native to Florence and has been the Audiology Assistant here at Lifetime Hearing since joining the team at the end of 2021. She does the professional cleanings, hearing aid checks, and many other office procedures, so when it is time to get your hearing aids professionally cleaned, Anne Marie is the friendly face you will get to see our Florence and Camden offices! In her spare time, she loves to travel and the way to her heart is food, specifically sweets.

Wendy Bird

Business Director


Wendy Bird is the Business Director for Lifetime Hearing and has been an amazing addition to the team since 2019. Wendy was born and raised in Georgetown, SC but has called Florence home for almost 30 years. She is a graduate of Francis Marion University, where she met her husband, David. They have been married for almost 25 years and have two wonderful children, Savanah and Tyler. In her spare time, Wendy loves spending quality time with her family making memories and also loves any type of crafts, especially making bows and wrapping presents.

Heather Spaulding

Physician and Community Liaison


Heather Spaulding is from Chesterfield, SC but has called Florence home for over 20 years. She, along with her husband, Michael, and son, Landon, are active members of their church and community. Most often you will find them at the ballfield or serving with the youth. Heather loves anything to do with design, from interior design to graphic design. Her passion is making things functional and visually appealing. Heather joined the Lifetime Hearing Team as Dr. Kirby’s assistant at the beginning of 2022 and also assists the team with marketing and physician relationships.

Ginger Cooper

Patient Care Coordinator


Ginger Cooper is our Patient Care Coordinator in the Florence office. She has the pleasure of welcoming our patients and ensuring that they are ready to be taken care of by our wonderful practitioners. While she may be fairly new to Lifetime Hearing, joining in 2022, she has years of experience in the role itself. Ginger enjoys being the first friendly face that our patients see at each visit. Her heart belongs in healthcare and as well as here in her hometown with her husband, Joshua, and their sweet boys.

Tina Wilson

Patient Care Coordinator


Tina Wilson is our Patient Care Coordinator in the Hartsville office. She is the first person you meet to welcome you with a smile. Tina joined the Lifetime Hearing family in October of 2022 and has gotten to know and love all of our patients. She enjoys family time and a great cup of coffee. You can start up a conversation with her by mentioning her hobby of bowling and her dog Diesel.



What our patients say





"Helping people with hearing loss is not just my profession,
it's my passion" - Dr. Lesley Kirby