Nicholas Pitt is a third generation Hearing Instrument Specialist with a strong background in education and leadership. His family’s practice, Optimal Hearing, has been a leader in Georgia and South Carolina since his grandfather entered the hearing industry in 1958. His background in Risk Management and Insurance (UGA c/o 2005) has led him to explore the intricacies and future landscape of the relationship between hearing health and insurance. His passion for linguistics and foreign language study led him down the path of international education, having been involved in education on four different continents. He changed career paths in 2011 and entered the family business after 10 years of international education. Pitt currently resides in Athens, Georgia with his wife, Amber, and his two young children.