A native Texan, Dr. Richbourg graduated from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center with her Master of Science in Communication Disorders in 2002 and her Doctor of Audiology degree in 2003. She completed a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Disorders at Ouachita Baptist University in Arkadelphia, Arkansas in 1999. She holds a Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech Language and Hearing Association (CCC-A) and is a member of the American Academy of Audiology.
Dr. Richbourg spent the first 16 years of her career as an Audiologist and Director of Audiology for a large Ear, Nose and Throat specialty physician group in Texas and she has 18 years of experience in the field of Audiology. Dr. Richbourg’s interests and strengths include adult and pediatric hearing aid evaluations and amplification, cochlear implant mapping, and occupational hearing conservation. Dr. Richbourg also loves training graduate students which she feels is essential to the future of the field of Audiology. She is currently serving as an Adjunct Professor at The University of Kansas Medical Center.
Dr. Richbourg was born and raised in Texas. She and her husband (also a native Texan) relocated to Smithville in 2018. Her husband is an Environmental Specialist and they have one very active, bright and beautiful 6 year old daughter who definitely keeps them on their toes. They fell in love with Smithville and are thrilled to open Warrior Hearing Center to provide the residents of Smithville and the surrounding communities with accessible and high quality hearing care.