Dr. June McCullough is a native of Los Angeles, California. She has lived in San José since 1986. She is the Past President of the California Academy of Audiology (2012). She is the co-owner of Hearing Solutions, a private audiology practice serving adults and children in San José. Her research agenda involves using computers to assess the word recognition performance of multi-lingual patients. In 2011, she was awarded an Office of Special Education (OSEP) Personnel Preparation Grant ($1.25 million dollars) to support speech-language pathology graduate students who specialize in providing services to children with cochlear implants. Dr. McCullough has two children. Her older son Kevin is an SJSU graduate (BA in Music Performance, BA in Music Education, Single-subject credential in Music). Her younger son Paul is a graduate of Cal Poly (English), the University of Iowa (English), and Yale Divinity School (Religion and Literature). In her spare time, Dr. McCullough plays tennis, reads, walks her pups, and cheers on the A's.