Alayna RuleWhere did you grow up? 

Muirkirk, Ontario

What was your first job?

Similar to most raised in Chatham-Kent, my first job was Corn Detasseling.

What is your favourite Chatham-Kent pastime? 

Growing up I loved going to Heritage Days for school field trips

What is your favourite season?

That’s easy, summer! We’re so fortunate to live within a short radius to many Great Lakes. We spend most of our summer weekends on the water enjoying the sun with family and friends.

Name an experience that has positively motivated you.

Completing my placement here in Chatham allowed me to see firsthand how many individuals suffer from hearing loss. It encouraged me to start my own hearing clinic where I could serve the community of Chatham-Kent with the best possible care.

What did you do after high school?

Attended Western University to complete my undergraduate degree, and continued studies at Conestoga College to become a Hearing Specialist.

What are you doing now?

I’m the owner and sole hearing practioner at Rule Hearing Centre which is located inside The Anjema Eye Institute. I educate patients on their hearing loss and all available options. We offer a wide range of services pertaining to hearing and healthcare. My husband and I live in Chatham with our two fur babies, Bennington and Ranger.

Why live in Chatham-Kent?

  • My husband and family are situated here

  • The demographic for my field of work

  • Small town feel, perfect for raising a family