Amy McClure has been a California firefighter for 10 years. She is also deaf and uses bilateral cochlear implants. Learn more about how she manages her hearing loss on the job and demonstrates, amid all the challenges we faced over the past year, one can persevere with hard work, persistence, dedication, and kindness. This content is an exclusive benefit for American Academy of Audiology members. If you're a member, log in and you'll get immediate access. Member Login If you're not yet a member, you'll be interested to know that joining not only gives you access to top-notch resources like this one, but also invitations to member-only events, inclusion in the member directory, participation in professional forums, and access to patient resources, tools, and continuing education. Join today!