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Arkansas State Board of Hearing Instrument Dispensers

Mission Statement:

The Board's primary mission is to ensure the public is protected when purchasing hearing instruments. The duties and powers include promulgation of rules necessary to enforce and administer the laws governing hearing instrument dispensers, licensing of qualified persons who have passed the board examination, and the handling of complaints against licensed dispensers.


Board Members

Name Title Term End Date
Greg Smith Chairman 7.31.2021 (appointed by Gov. Asa Hutchinson)
Randy Fore Vice Chairman 7.31.2023
Mark Oyler Treasurer 7.31.2023
Dillard Martin Senior Board Member 7.31.2023
Louis McGrail Audiologist 7.31.2023
Vicki Howard Licensed Dispenser 7.31.2021
Stephanie Pratt Executive Director  

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Board Meeting Dates:

Board Minutes: If you would like Minutes from a previous Board Meetings that are not listed, please submit a request for said documentation to


Contact Information:

Stephanie Pratt
Executive Director/Arkansas Board of Hearing Instrument Dispensers
Administrative Analyst/Arkansas Department of Health

Arkansas Board of Hearing Instrument Dispensers
4815 W. Markham St., Slot 2
Little Rock, AR 72205
Phone: (501) 203-4032

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