Brianna Grovenger is the 2022-2023 North Carolina SAA State Ambassador. Last year, she served on the community outreach committee of her local SAA chapter, where she currently serves as the chair. As State Ambassador, she aims to promote communication and community outreach between local SAA chapters in addition to promoting advocacy at a local, state, and national level.
Brianna is a second-year audiology student at East Carolina University. She earned her B.S. in communication science and disorders and a minor in child development from Appalachian State University. Brianna is a graduate research assistant for the East Carolina Auditory Prosthesis laboratory and additionally serves as a graduate clinical assistant in the East Carolina Speech-Language and Hearing Clinic. Her primary interest includes pediatric care, cochlear implants, hearing aids, academic outcomes for children with hearing loss, and outreach to rural communities. Outside of audiology, she enjoys hiking, reading, and gardening.