Our Professional Staff

Our experienced providers are committed to a high standard of patient care and are here for you throughout every stage of your hearing journey.

Who We Are

At High Desert Hearing and Audiology Center we provide the most patient-centered hearing care that will help you to a better quality of life. We are a women-owned business and proud to have you as our patient.

We believe great care includes establishing great relationships with our patients. Treating hearing loss is an ongoing process that requires regular follow-ups, maintenance and cleanings to keep you hearing your best. Our staff is here to support you not only during your initial visit but throughout your entire journey to better hearing.

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Our Provider & Team

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Chelsie Hensley


Dr. Chelsie Hensley grew up in Southern Colorado and has practiced as an audiologist throughout Western Colorado and Eastern Utah since graduating with her Doctorate of Audiology, from the University of Northern Colorado, in 2017. She is a professional member of the American Academy of Audiology, the American Speech- Language-Hearing Association, and is state and nationally certified to practice audiology in Colorado and Utah. Chelsie is passionate about changing patient’s quality of life by helping them with implantable and non-implantable hearing technology. Chelsie believes in working closely with patients to understand their unique communication demands to find solutions that fit their lifestyles.

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Jessica Cribari

Jessica Cribari

Audiology Technician

Jessica is our Certified Audiology Technician. She is responsible for cleaning, updating, and performing repairs on hearing instruments. Jessica has worked as a hearing instrument technician since 2018. During that time, she has become very experienced with helping patients trouble shoot their amplification and Bluetooth devices that work with amplification instruments. Jessica’s favorite part of her job is connecting with patients and helping solve their hearing instrument problems as quickly as she can. When Jessica isn’t working, she can be found spending time with her family, friends, and dogs. She also has a great love for being outdoors hiking and fishing when she can!

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Terry Jacobson

Terry Jacobson

Managing Partner

As a Grand Junction native, Terry has had the opportunity to work in a managerial capacity for various local firms within the manufacturing and hearing healthcare industry for over 20 years. Her hands-on, proactive work approach positively contributes to a streamlined and patient focused operation. Terry has an overwhelming desire to help improve the lives of people in our community struggling with hearing loss and tinnitus. Her mission, and the mission of High Desert Hearing Center, is to help people of all ages with varying degrees of hearing loss, cochlear implants, and tinnitus live better lives. During her free time, Terry can be found volunteering for our community, or spending time with her family and friends taking advantage of all the wonderful amenities the Grand Valley has to offer.

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