Our Hearing Professionals
Dr. Melissa Vang Green
Doctor of Audiology
"Being an Audiologist is about more than helping people hear better, it is also about being in a position develop relationships with my patients so that I can be an encourager, confidant, and friend. It is more than a career, it is a calling with a purpose. "
Melissa V. Green is originally from the small town of Montezuma Georgia. After completion of of a Bachelors degree from the University of Georgia, Dr. Green went on to the University of South Alabama, Mobile, to complete a Master of Science Degree in Audiology. In September, 2008, Dr. Green obtained her Doctor of Audiology degree from Salus University, Elkins Park, Pennsylvania.
When Dr. Green is not helping people hear better, she enjoys spending time with her husband, Thad, and her two beautiful children, Karsen and Laney. She also enjoys reading, crafts, and scrapbooking. The Green family resides in Kathleen, Georgia, where they attend Central Baptist Church of Warner Robins.
Lauren Wall Mitchell
"Seeing a patient go from being very withdrawn due to hearing loss to vibrant and lively after Dr. Green fits them with their hearing aids is the highlight of working with the patients at Pollard Hearing."
Lauren received an Associates Degree in Business Administration from Macon State College. She began working at Pollard Hearing in December of 2012. She really enjoys her time working here and is excited to grow with the company. Lauren manages the day to day front office of the practice and enjoys helping patients have a worry-free experience.
Lauren was married to her wonderful husband, Robert Mitchell III in Decemeber of 2013. In her free time, Lauren enjoys: playing with her dog, Beesly, weekend travels, spending time with family and friends, and growing in her faith at the First Christian Church of Perry, Georgia.
Marketing & Finance Manager
Thad received a Bachelor's Degree in Business Management from Georgia Southwestern in Americus, Georgia. After graduation, he was employed by a large manufacturing company for 15 years working primarily as a Planning Analyst. For the about 2.5 years, Thad then managed and drove for a transportation company, after which his services were needed at Pollard Hearing. Mr. Green has been with Pollard Hearing for a little over two years, where he has contributed greatly to its growth and success. He manages the finances and is the marketing coordinator for the practice.
Personally, he enjoys spending time with his lovely wife, Melissa (Dr. Green) and the kids. He is a golfer and a die-hard Georgia Football Fan.
"I love to watch the faces of the patients light up after they hear something they haven't heard in years, and the smiles we get from the family members that see a significant change in the patient's happiness and in life."
Stormy is a loving Christian currently living in Forsyth, Georgia. She is now attending Gordon State College with the hopes of receiving her Doctorate in the area of Occupational Therapy. She enjoys working with special needs children, and giving her time to the Anchor of Hope Foundation. She is very excited about learning the ways of a business, and believes that Pollard Hearing is the right place to start. She started in August of 2013.
When she is not working here at Pollard or attending school, Stormy is a hunter and fisherman, that loves the outdoors, loves watching Georgia Bulldogs football, and loves spending time with her family and friends. Stormy is a devoted Christian, who is growing in her faith.