Our Professional Staff
Dr. Brent Steele
Owner/Hearing Instrument Specialist
Dr. Steele grew up in a small town outside of Atlanta, GA. He grew up around healthcare with his father being a family physician for over 30 years where he established a practice that grew to multiple offices. His mother was also in healthcare, a pharmacist for over 30 years. Dr. Steele graduated from the University of Georgia in 2006 with a Bachelor's of Science degree in Consumer Economics. He continued his passion for healthcare by attending medical school. He graduated from Ross University in 2010 and received a Doctoral of Medicine degree. Dr. Steele always had a desire to run his own business and wanted to spend more time with his patients. In 2014, Dr. Steele purchased and opened a franchise of Zounds Hearing Aids in Asheville, NC and became a licensed hearing instrument specialist. In 2017 he broke off on his own to create "The Hearing Guy". By being an independent retailer he now has the ability to offer multiple brands from different manufacturers. Dr. Steele and his wife have a daughter Abigail and a son, Jack. They have been living in Asheville since 2015. He enjoys traveling, UGA football and spending time with his family. Fun fact: Dr. Steele is an avid karoke singer.
CFO and Marketing Director
Leslie grew up in Kingsport, TN, received a B.S in Accounting and a Master's in Business Administration from Tennessee Tech University. She is a licensed Certified Public Accountant in North Carolina. Leslie has worked in public accounting with an audit and tax emphasis for ten years. She has worked for The Hearing Guy since 2017. She has enjoyed getting to know the family business and the more flexible time to be able to spend with their family. Leslie is married to Dr. Steele and they have a daughter Abigail and a son, Jack. They have been living in Asheville since 2015. She enjoys traveling, being outdoors and watching sporting events.
Patient Care Associate
Madison grew up in the Asheville area. She graduated from AC Reynolds High School and is looking forward to graduating from AB Tech Community College in May of 2019 where she will receive an associate degree in Business Administration. She has been with The Hearing Guy since 2018. Prior to that, Madison also worked in healthcare for three years. Her favorite part about her job is getting to know the patients. Madison’s favorite season is summer, she enjoys reading, music, and being outdoors, (when it is warm!) Her favorite place to be is anywhere with an ocean view!