Ms. Johanna Lynch discussed the Beginnings organization at the club meeting on Wednesday January 7th. Beginnings associate Kelleigh Bland also attended.

Ms. Lynch is a Parent Educator/Special Initiatives Coordinator for Beginnings and their families. It’s about helping children and their families with hearing loss. She is a Governor-appointed member of the NC Council for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing and a parent representative on NC’s Agenda Task Force.

Ms. Lynch works to promote early identification, improve educational outcomes & ensure parents understand their options. Ms. Lynch has 2 children, one of which is hard of hearing.

For more information about Beginnings, visit their website at and follow their Facebook page at: