About Mt. Hood Hearing

We are proud to offer our clients a wide range of products and we have the expertise and knowledge to ensure successful fittings.

Mt. Hood Hearing has been serving the hearing needs of the Portland Metro area since 2004. We are proud to be a local family owned business and we take the utmost pride in providing the highest quality products and the best customer service for everyone.

We offer our clients a wide range of products and we have the expertise and knowledge to apply the latest fitting tools in order to ensure successful outcomes. Not only do we focus on hearing correction but we also feature customized hearing protection products as well as counseling on hearing loss prevention.

We care for our patients like family and we always recommend the solutions that best fit their individualized needs. We understand that the selection, fitting, and counseling for a new hearing aid is so important that we guarantee all of our work with no-risk trial periods.


Mt. Hood Hearing has been serving the hearing needs of the Portland Metro area since 2004. We are proud to be a local family owned business and we take the utmost pride in providing the highest quality products and the best customer service for everyone.


Our Team


Vladimir Gutierrez, BC-HIS

Vladimir Gutierrez is licensed in the state of Oregon as a hearing instrument specialist and is board certified in Hearing Instruments Sciences. He is also a musician and has extensive education in audio engineering and sound technology, which he studied internationally in Caracas, Venezuela and Barcelona, Spain. He began working in the hearing aid industry in Barcelona in 2001 and has been with Mt. Hood Hearing since 2003. His background allows him to recognize the unique hearing needs of each individual, and program hearing devices using the latest technology. Vladimir is fluent in both English and Spanish and enjoys working with a diverse population of ages and cultures.

Jessica Spinu, HIS

Jessica Spinu is licensed in the state of Oregon as a hearing instrument specialist. She began college at the age of 16 and obtained a degree in Hearing Instrument Sciences, as well as Arts and Sciences. She was top of her class and after graduating she worked for a neuro-otologist in downtown Seattle. She joined us in 2019 and is now a valued team member here at Mt. Hood Hearing. She comes to us with a wealth of knowledge in the hearing industry. She enjoys working with our patients and helping them hear all the beautiful sounds of life. Jessica is fluent in both English and Russian, and has some background in American Sign Language.

Darien Gutierrez

Darien Gutierrez obtained a Bachelors of Arts with a focus in social and behavioral science from George Fox University, making her the ideal individual to manage our office and to care for our clients. She has over 20 years of customer service experience and has been with Mt. Hood Hearing since 2005. Darien is fluent in both English and Spanish, and dedicates her days to assisting our clients with insurance, scheduling, and education needs.

Connie Butler

Connie Butler joined our team in 2018 and is a wonderful addition to Mt. Hood Hearing. She is amazing with our patients and understands the needs of our population. She came to us with many years of experience working in a variety of medical offices, including another hearing aid office. Her knowledge of our industry and running a front desk keeps our patients on schedule with their follow up care. She is dedicated to ensuring that things run smoothly so we can provide the best customer experience.