Dr. Aird grew up in Dubuque, IA, and earned his BA and MA degrees from the University of Northern Iowa in 1992 and 1994 respectively. After a clinical residency in Audiology at University of Iowa Hospitals, Dr. Aird joined the staff at Iowa Audiology and Hearing Aid Centers in 1995. He earned his Doctor of Audiology (Au.D.) degree from the University of Florida. Dr. Aird is a member of the American Academy of Audiology, Academy of Doctors of Audiology and the Iowa Association of Hearing Health Professionals. Dr. Aird serves as vice chairman on the Iowa Board of Speech Pathology and Audiology Examiners and also serves on the advisory board for the Academy of Doctors of Audiology. Dr. Aird enjoys spending time with his family, bicycling, and camping. He is married to the former Krista Johnson of Winfield, IA, and has two daughters, Lauren and Rachel.