Dr. Jickell began her career in audiology in 1986. Throughout her career she has worked with many physicians, audiologists, hearing aid representatives, manufacturers, and community leaders. She has provided excellent hearing healthcare for over 25 years. Dr. Jickell earned both her bachelor’s degree and her Doctorate of Audiology from the University of Florida, and she obtained her master’s degree from the University of Central Florida. Throughout her audiology career, she has always risen to become the lead audiologist and often the individual who hired and trained new audiologists. During her professional years, Dr. Jickell took a step away from audiology to open her own dog boarding and daycare in 2006. Through hard work and her business knowledge, she grew an idea into a profitable business with over 4,000 customers. In 2016, Dr. Jickell returned to audiology to once again provide patient care. Now, her immediate family operates her dog boarding business.