SAA Mission

The Student Academy of Audiology (SAA) is the national student organization of the American Academy of Audiology that serves as a collective voice for students and advances the rights, interests and welfare of students pursuing careers in audiology.


Our local UW SAA chapter is dedicated to promoting networking among students and audiology faculty within this program, as well as among programs nationwide. We are committed to providing services to our community with our outreach projects and events. Past UW SAA events include: 

  • School hearing screenings
  • Audiology student orientation
  • Mentor/mentee Program
  • Woodstick
  • Strobopalooza
  • Special Olympics - Washington Healthy Hearing Program
  • Hearing aid manufacturer workshops
  • Fund-raisers
  • Audiology student and faculty mixers
  • Educational outreach about hearing health and protection

SAA Officers & Liaisons | 2018 - 2019

President: Stephanie Klotz
Vice President: Keito Omokawa
Secretary: Anna Hutton
Treasurer: Makayla Bradford
Social Chair: Tiffany Mitchell
Outreach & Humanitarian Efforts Coordinator:   Courtney Nguyen
Fundraising & Advocacy Chair: Katie Braun
First Year Class Representative: Jake Hulswit
Student Services Liaison: Rakeb Million
Faculty Liasion: Susan Anderson
Faculty Liasion: Lisa Illich

2017-18 Student Academy of Audiology Executive Committee. Pictured [front row from left to right]: Heather Fischle (Fundraising & Advocacy Chair),  Brittney Medina (Treasurer), Stephanie Klotz (Social Chair); [back row from left to right]: Jake Hulswit (1st Year Class Representative), Gina Hone (Vice President), Sheridan Frank (President), Cori John (Secretary).

Contacts & Links

National SAA Chapter: