Deaf & Hard of Hearing Center

1860 Boy Scout Dr. B208

Fort Myers, FL  33907

239-461-0334 voice

239-247-5821 video phone for deaf

239-461-0434 fax

Office Hours

Finance Assistant: Anne Edwards

Anne is originally from New York but has been involved with our community and has worked with not-for-profits for many years. She is a great asset to DHHC.  

Monday – Friday 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Executive Director: Dianna Druding

Dianna is a native Floridian born in Miami, she has been with the Deaf & Hard of Hearing Center since 2000.  She studied Business Management at Edison State College and is fluent in American Sign Language.   

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Deaf Mentor/Shared Reading Coordinator:

Lisa Myhand

Lisa has been involved with DHHC in many different roles - board member, volunteer, and currently as the Deaf Mentor/Shared Reading Project Program Coordinator and Data Entry Clerk. She was born in Titusville and grew up in Fort Myers. Lisa is a graduate of the Florida School for the Deaf and Blind. In 2009 she received her Bachelor of Science degree from Florida Gulf Coast University.

Staff Interpreter/CoordinatorMark McDonald

Mark is from West Virginia and has been part of our community for a few years.  Mark in a credentialed sign language interpreter and is looking forward to his new position as the staff interpreter/coordinator with the DHHC team.   

          Thanksgiving Eve -  Wednesday, 11/22/17                                              (closed at 1:00PM) 

           Thanksgiving -         Thursday, 11/23/17

           Thanksgiving -         Friday, 11/24/17

           Christmas Eve -       Friday, 12/22/17

           Christmas -              Monday, 12/25/17

           New Year’s -            Monday, 1/1/18

           Good Friday -          Friday, 3/30/18

           Easter -                    Monday, 4/2/18

           Memorial Day -        Monday, 5/28/18

          July 4th -                   Wednesday, 7/4/18

           Labor Day –              Monday, 9/3/18

FTRI Free Phone  Coordinator: Christina McGill.
Christina grew up here in Fort Myers, she our newest team member.  Christina is the FTRI Free Phone Program Coordinator for the Florida Telecommunications Relay equipment distribution and outreach program. Christina is happy to be part of the DHHC team and is looking forward to working with all of you.

Meet the DHHC Staff